Bernie Sanders


Bernie Sanders Is Very, Very Happy About Larry Krasner’s Win

Philly progressives have been on cloud nine since the city chose civil rights lawyer Larry Krasner as its Democratic district attorney candidate. Apparently, Vermont Sen. Bernie […]


Why Do Philly Socialists See an Opportunity in the Age of Trump?

I wasn’t quite sure what to expect when I left work on a recent Thursday and walked a few blocks to the First Unitarian Church […]


To Resist Trump, Fix Philly’s Elite, Boring, Anti-Competitive Democratic Party

Philadelphia’s Democratic Party suffers from the same cancer as the national Democratic Party. Only it’s arguably much more advanced. Think the Democratic National Committee favored […]

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Bernie Sanders Is Coming to the Free Library Next Month

What will Bernie Sanders do after the election is over? Sanders gained a huge gathering of followers during his run for the presidency. Though he […]


Trump Calls Clinton “The Devil” in Pa. Speech; Clinton Surges Ahead in Post-DNC Polls

In a packed high school gymnasium in Mechanicsburg, Pennsylvania, last night, Donald Trump called Hillary Clinton “the devil.” While mocking Vermont Senator Bernie Sanders, Trump said Sanders […]


Bernie Delegates Claim They Made $5,000 Selling DNC Credentials

I would have thought that I was walking into a swingers party. A cheap motel near the Philadelphia airport. A bunch of people crammed into […]


Meet the Pa. Bernie Delegate Who Almost Fought Sean Hannity at Wawa

I spent some time this past week sporadically trying to talk to delegates to the Democratic National Convention, just to get a sense of how […]

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Sanders Supporters Plan “Citizens Arrest” of Clinton Tonight

Update, 11:30 p.m.: Hillary Clinton was not arrested while accepting the Democratic presidential nomination tonight in South Philadelphia. Protesters did hold a “public trial” of […]

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Bernie Delegate Upset Over Use of Her Image in Hillary Tweet

Emotions ran high Tuesday night when Democrats nominated Hillary Clinton for president. Clinton supporters were overjoyed at the historic nomination of the first woman at […]


2016 DNC, Day 4: Wrapping Up, Looking Back

The end is near, Philly. This is the final day of the Democratic National Convention. (Wild applause.) Here’s what you missed yesterday: President Barack Obama […]

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Bernie-or-Busters: Trump Will Be President, It Will Be Dems’ Fault

Bernie Sanders supporters today at the Democratic National Convention called for a change in rules allowing for the nomination of Bernie Sanders as Democratic nominee […]


Post-Bernie, Could Socialists Transform Congress the Way the Tea Party Did?

It was never about Bernie Sanders, the delegates agreed, gathered Wednesday afternoon for a Democratic Socialist Caucus at the William Way LGBT Community Center. Or […]

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Sarandon, Glover, Other Celebs Gather at DNC to Protest Treatment of Sanders Backer

Susan Sarandon, Danny Glover, Rosario Dawson and others held a press conference at the media tent of the Democratic National Convention today to protest the […]


Democrats Nominate Hillary Clinton for President

Hillary Clinton officially became the first woman candidate for president by a major party this evening at the Democratic National Convention. The delegate votes from […]


20 Photos From the Big “Bernie or Bust” Rally