Category Archives: The Bern

Headline Howler: The Washington Post’s poker face slips

“Democracy Dies in Darkness”…except at the Washington Post, where they garrote it in broad daylight.

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Greg Palast exposes media lies about Venezuela (again!)

Is the current Venezuela situation a case of déjà vu all over again? Damn right it is. And if it all sounds woefully familiar, that’s because you’ve heard it all before. As early as 2002, in fact. And here’s a … Continue reading

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Economics professor explains Venezuela’s capitalist putsch

…as well as the Green New Deal, and the hullabaloo surrounding it: Prof. Wolff points out that hyperinflation is a capitalist problem, not a socialist one. He also points out that the original Roosevelt New Deal was not the cause … Continue reading

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Bernie kicks Howard Schultz where it hurts

Yeah, that was pretty savage. And totally on point. And so’s this: He’s out-fundraising all the other Democratic leadership candidates…and more to the point, he’s doing it without corporate donors. He’s doing it with the help of the people whose … Continue reading

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It’s official: Bernie is IN!

Unequivocally good news for US progressives (and their friends elsewhere, including up here in Canada): Bernie Sanders is running for president in 2020! As the Rational National (who is Canadian too, BTW — and you really should subscribe to him … Continue reading

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Bernie kicks Donnie’s ass…

…and does it with a little help from a man he got behind at a very early age, back in the day: Yup, that was Martin Luther King, preaching socialism. Something that scares the piss out of plutokleptocrat Donnie. You … Continue reading

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Welcome to libertarian medicine, Charlie!

Oh, this is just too funny: Naturally, Cenk and Ana have no sympathy, and neither do I. Nor should you. After all, this is the kid who lives like a capitalist every day! He has no rights, under capitalism, to … Continue reading

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OFFS, seriously???

This is a painting of Donnie Drumpf, scoring a touchdown at football (with bone spurs!) against his Democratic (and Independent) opponents. But is it ART??? Well, I suppose it would be, if you stuck an F in front of it. … Continue reading

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Bernie battles Bezos…and WINS!

This is fantastic news, but it should only be the first of many such victories. And it won’t happen unless everybody gets in on the fight for fair and living wages. Today Amazon; tomorrow, EVERYWHERE.

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Sacha Baron Cohen pranks Bernie!

He came in dressed (and talking) like a far-right crapaganda cretin…but in the end, Bernie gets the last laugh. And so do we.

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