Bernie Sanders

Joe Biden’s AOC Problem

Alexandria Ocasio-CortezAlexandria Ocasio-Cortez struck a dissonant note in an otherwise well-orchestrated second night of the Democratic National Convention. The freshman congresswoman's highly anticipated speech was devoted to seconding Bernie Sanders's nomination. Where much of the programming celebrated the geographic and population diversity of America, Ocasio-Cortez impugned American society for its misogyny, racism, and colonization. She said it was Sanders, not his rivals, who could lead the country out of its overlapping social, economic, and health crises. Unlike Sanders, however, Ocasio-Cortez said hardly a word about the actual Democratic nominee. On Monday, Sanders urged his movement to back Biden in November. On Tuesday, we learned why he felt it was necessary to be so emphatic. The reason is voters like Ocasio-Cortez.

ANALYSIS: Bernie Sanders’s Forehead Very Smooth During Convention Speech

"The future of our planet is at stake," failed candidate Bernie Sanders said Monday while sitting in front of a pile of dismembered trees, presumably destined for cremation in his capitalist chimney where its death will heat the millionaire's primary residence—a cheap alternative to the sustainable sources we will need to win the war for environmental justice.

Biden and Harris Have Received $155 Million From Financial Sector

Far left set to rally around Wall Street-supported candidates at DNC

Anti-Wall Street crusader Sen. Bernie Sanders (I., Vt.) is slated to give a speech tonight in support of the Joe Biden/Kamala Harris ticket, a political tandem that has benefited from more than $155 million in financial sector cash in the candidates' respective careers.

Mount Rushmore: Once Iconic, Now Canceled

Mount Rushmore has come under fire from liberals in recent weeks for its depiction of presidents who were slaveholders, but before President Donald Trump gave a speech there, it was revered by figures on the left.

Biden Taps Top Bernie Allies to Craft Economic Agenda

Sanders surrogates, union execs will shape 2020 platform

Presumptive Democratic nominee Joe Biden has called on two of socialist senator Bernie Sanders's (I., Vt.) top allies to help lead an economic advisory group tasked with shaping the party's 2020 agenda.