Posts Tagged: Bernie Sanders

SF’s Latest Election Twist

SF’s Latest Election Twist

Posted May 9, 2016 by

Donald Trump’s coronation and Hillary Clinton’s all but certain nomination has thrown another twist into San Francisco’s June election. When 2016 began, progressives, fearing a typical low June turnout, moved forward on a June ballot measure strategy to get their
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Political Forecast 2016

Political Forecast 2016

Posted January 4, 2016 by

The November 2016 elections will be a plebiscite on the public values of the United States. Will voters openly embrace the racism, misogyny, religious hatred, and climate change denial promoted in the GOP presidential race? Or will they back the
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2015: A Summer of Discontent

2015: A Summer of Discontent

Posted August 27, 2015 by

The summer of 2015 has seen the American people expressing sharp discontent with the status quo. On the right, we have Donald Trump. On the left, we have Bernie Sanders, ongoing protests by Black Lives Matter, and the continued push
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Who Will Be Dems VP Nominee?

Who Will Be Dems VP Nominee?

Posted August 4, 2015 by

In the race for the Democratic Party presidential nomination, only Hillary Clinton and Bernie Sanders have assembled potentially winning campaigns. Joe Biden’s candidacy was floated over the weekend, but even his backers could not explain what he brings that Clinton
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Will UFW Strategy Elect the Next President?

Will UFW Strategy Elect the Next President?

Posted July 28, 2015 by

In my book, Beyond the Fields: Cesar Chavez, the UFW and the Struggle for Justice in the 21st Century, I describe how the farmworkers movement of the 1960’s and 1970’s impacted social and political movements beyond the fields. Barack Obama
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Why Labor Should Give Sanders Strong Primary Election Support

Sanders, Kucinich Rally For East Bay Progressives

Sanders, Kucinich Rally For East Bay Progressives

Posted October 9, 2014 by Steve Early

If you’re Gayle McLaughlin, the Green mayor of Richmond, now termed out but running for city council, or Dan Siegel, the radical labor lawyer challenging an incumbent mayor in Oakland, who can rally the troops better than a former mayor  
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