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Sanders Wages Fight for Democrats to Show 'Strong Opposition' to Trans-Pacific Trade Deal
Bernie Sanders is calling out Hillary Clinton delegates on the Democratic Party 's platform-drafting committee for failing to support certain amendments regarding the Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP) trade deal. In an op-ed published Sunday in the Philadelphia Inquirer, Sanders highlights parts of
Trump Vs. Clinton: Is a 2017 'Peaceful Transfer' Possible?
Many people believe Hillary Clinton should be in jail, and many say Donald Trump threatens America's very existence, and these are widespread views across the nation's bitter political divide.
Harry Belafonte Launches Social Justice Music Festival
Harry Belafonte will launch a racial and social justice festival in October and the inaugural event will include appearances and performances from actors Chris Rock and Jesse Williams and musicians John Legend and Common
Concerns Over Violence as Protesters Head to Cleveland
Protest groups will gather outside the Republican National Convention to raise their voices on issues from the party's nominee and agenda, to immigration reform and poverty, and race relations and police accountability
7 Things to Watch for in the Democratic Platform Battle
Supporters of Hillary Clinton and Bernie Sanders are beginning negotiations over the official positions of the Democratic Party -- and the debate is on. A panel of 15 members -- six people chosen by Clinton, five from Sanders and four from party leadership -- met this week in Washington to kick off
Bernie Sanders 'Movement' Sees Progressives Planning Next Step
When asked about his post-primary plans, if Hillary Clinton clinches the Democratic nomination for president, Bernie Sanders was quick to tell ABC News in Rome last week that he would go back to his day job as a U.S. senator from Vermont. But several of the advocacy groups backing his campaign have
Bernie Sanders Gets Asked About Possible Michael Bloomberg Campaign
Also, the Vermont Senator and his wife Jane talk with the co-hosts on reaching the African American community and more.
The Note: Trump Gone Wild
NOTABLES HOW STUPID ARE THE PEOPLE OF IOWA TO BELIEVE THIS CRAP': On a contentious day in the GOP race, frontrunner Donald Trump didn't shy away from calling out his rival "in second place" Ben Carson , asking the 1,500 Iowans in the crowd today about Carson's "pathological stories" in his book
What's Happened in Ferguson Since Michael Brown's Death: A Timeline
A grand jury's decision in Ferguson, Missouri, may open or end the latest chapter in the shooting death of unarmed teenager Michael Brown. The residents of Ferguson and much of the country are waiting to see if the grand jury will hand down an indictment of the cop who shot Brown -- something that