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Bernie Sanders has received donations from more Amazon workers than Barack Obama over the past 14 years

GettyAmazon CEO Jeff Bezos and Bernie Sanders.More Amazon workers have donated to Bernie Sanders than Barack Obama over the past 14 years, according to political data firm GovPredict.It could be a boost for Sanders' campaign against Amazon's working standards, showing his ideas and ideology resonate

BUSINESS INSIDER - 2018-09-20 09:15:57

Bernie Sanders jokes that in Senate, 'we starve little children' on Sarah Silverman show

WASHINGTON - Sen. Bernie Sanders is taking heat for a joke he made during an interview with comedian Sarah Silverman. During an episode of her Hulu show, "I Love You, America," Silverman met with the 77-year-old Vermont independent she calls "the voice of the Millennial generation" in his Senate off

USA TODAY - 2018-09-19 16:38:31

Mainstream media gangs up on Sanders over ‘Stop BEZOS’ bill

Rep. Ro Khanna (D-California) co-wrote the bill with Sanders (I-Vermont). While more symbolic than workable, it“speaks to the injustice people perceive - that the market isn’t properly rewarding work,”Khanna said.

RT.COM - 2018-09-19 21:17:00

Bernie Sanders to Sarah Silverman: America 'Starves Little Children,' Bombs Houses and 'Buses of Children' | Breitbart

On the latest episode of Hulu series “I Love You, America,” host Sarah Silverman was joking about not being allowed to swear at the U.S. Senate when Sen. Bernie Sanders (I-VT) quipped America “starves little children.”

BREITBART - 2018-09-19 15:44:27

Bernie Sanders and Amazon set to make strange bedfellows - VTDigger

U.S. Sen. Bernie Sanders, I-Vt., speaks at this year’s BookExpo trade show in New York City. BookExpo photo

VTDIGGER - 2018-09-20 00:54:27

Papa Bernie Got a (Not So) Brand New Foreign Policy Bag | Black Agenda Report

Back in 2017 I called Bernie Sanders an imperialist pig -- twice, first in “Why Bernie Sanders is an Imperialist Pig,” (June 15, 2017), and again, three months later, in “Bernie Sanders Can’t Shake His Imperial Piggishness” (September 28, 2017). Like most self-described “democratic” socialists in th

BLACKAGENDAREPORT.COM - 2018-09-20 00:12:00

Rolling Stone Defends Bernie’s Anti-Bezos Crusade, Blasts Press Too

Democratic socialist Sen. Bernie Sanders has at least one media champion for his Stop BEZOS Act.The bill, which is obviously targeting CEO Jeff Bezos of Amazon, wouldlevy a 100 percent tax on companiesin the amount their employees receive in federal benefits.Rolling Stone’s Matt Taibbi not only prom

NEWS BUSTERS - 2018-09-19 22:22:00

When Bernie Sold Out His Hero, Anti-Authoritarians Paid

Bernie Sanders, in his thirties, wrote and directed the documentaryEugene V. Debs: Trade Unionist, Socialist, Revolutionary(1979), and a picture of Debs hangs onSanders’s office wall. But the arc of Sanders’s political career has moved in the opposite direction from the arc of his hero. Debs moved f

COUNTER PUNCH - 2018-09-19 00:00:00

Why did Bernie Sanders’s Stop BEZOS legislation draw so much resistance?

For a draft bill that has no chance of enactment in the current Congress and not much chance even if Democrats win control, the Stop Bad Employers by Zeroing Out Subsidies (Stop BEZOS) Act introduced early in September by Sen. Bernie Sanders and Rep. Ro Khanna drew an astonishing level of criticism

VOX - 2018-09-18 20:10:02

Warren joins Sanders in support of striking McDonald's workers

Sen. Elizabeth WarrenElizabeth Ann WarrenOn The Money: Senate approves 4B spending bill | China imposes new tariffs on billion in US goods | Ross downplays new tariffs: 'Nobody's going to actually notice' Overnight Health Care: Senators target surprise medical bills | Group looks to allow Medicaid f

THE HILL - 2018-09-18 20:39:19

How Can We Take Democrats Seriously When Bernie Sander Says This?

Silverman, who referred to Sanders as the "voice of the millennial generation," traveled to Washington D.C. to interview the failed presidential candidate who told her that she needed to use her "indoor voice."


Sanders, Warren ask whether there’s room for both in primary

Even before the midterm elections, allies to both progressive senators are trying to figure out if there's a way they can both run in the primary and if so, how they can best stand out from one another.


Brana Says Dems Will Again Deny Sanders Presidential Nomination - Corporate Crime Reporter

“Absolutely. The people that I worked with, the Democratic Party institution that I worked with in 2016, will never allow Bernie Sanders to become President. They are going to cheat him again. It’s going to be a repeat of 2016.”


Cardin and Van Hollen must co-sponsor Sanders’ Medicare For All bill

Views expressed in opinion columns are the author's own.Today, the United States of America is the only industrialized nation in the world that does not provide healthcare to its citizens. As a country, we pay the highest costs for healthcare in the world, yet our citizens don't see the benefits of


BERNIE’S BETRAYAL: Sanders Says US Military Routinely ‘STARVES AND BOMBS’ Children | The Sean Hannity Show | WTAG

Sanders was speaking with Silverman at his Washington, DC offices when he warned the comic not to use foul language in the US Senate, stating “We just, um, starve little children, we go bomb houses and buses of children, and we give tax breaks to billionaires… But we don’t use dirty words.”


Taibbi: Bernie Sanders’ Anti-Amazon Bill Is an Indictment of the Media, Too

This new piece of legislation sounds audacious at first. It tells companies like Amazon: if you pay your workers so poorly that they have to go on food stamps, the government is going to hit you with a 100 percent tax on such subsidies.Sponsored by Bernie Sanders and California House Democrat Ro Kha


Report: Bernie expected to make another presidential run in 2020 ...and that's good news

The prevailing Democrat wisdom (if such a thing exists) is that “Bernie woulda won.” Everyone, they claim, was just champing at the bit to embrace Bernie’s curmudgeon act. Leftists, socialists, and progressives are certain that – had their party not shafted him – the Vermont Senator would have defea


RIDICULOUS! Bill Kristol Slams CNN's Symone Sanders for Spreading Vicious Lie About Kavanaugh

“But I just think we need to have the testimony from both of them, and then see what other contemporaneous evidence or observers or witnesses there are on either side and make a sober judgment,” said Kristol, founder and editor-at-large of The Weekly Standard.

LIFEZETTE.COM - 2018-09-18 20:15:08

Bernie's Latest Attack On America So HARSH Even Dems Should Call Him Out [WATCH]

Sen. Bernie Sanders, I-Vt., criticized the U.S. Senate as a body that supports policies to “starve little children” and bomb their houses, but harshly disapproves of using swear words during debate.


COLUMN: Sanders picks the wrong kind of fight with Amazon

Sen. Bernie Sanders, a leader of the democratic socialist movement, is introducing a bill designed to force companies to pay their workers higher wages.The bill is being touted as an attack on Inc. - its name is the Stop Bad Employers by Zeroing Out Subsidies Act, which spells out "Stop BEZOS." Tha

DERRICK - 2018-09-19 05:31:09