'Our job is to encourage every person in this country to get all of the education they can, not to punish them for getting that education,' Sanders says in New York
As Democrats focus on Obamacare and Medicare, there's a "quieter war" on Medicaid brewing
In addition to uber-wealthy, Huffington Post notes Trump's cabinet "is shaping up to be the least diverse in recent history"
"Nine small puddles will evaporate far more quickly than one big puddle, and so it is with life. It is the historic 'death-by-a-thousand-cuts,' writ large."
"The selection of McGahn to be the chief ethics cop strongly suggests the new administration is likely to be scandal-ridden and eventually perceived by the public as business as usual."
'It would be easier to dismiss this rather silly project if the United States had not just elected a president who shouts over attempts at rational discourse and reactionary majorities in both houses of Congress'
Under President-elect Trump, the country is facing a "wholesale oligarchic kleptocracy of a kind that we have never seen before in our history."
"It's not a question of us working with Trump. It's a question of Trump working with us."
Mr. Trump, we have a list of everything you said and we are going to hold you to account,' says progressive leader
Sanders plans to use the Democratic Party platform—which he was instrumental in shaping and has called "the most progressive" in the party's history—as a template.
"Climate change is too big a threat to America not to be front and center in the presidential debates."
Reuters investigation finds US businesses backing climate deniers in Congress even while pledging to go green
'Rebuilding our system of collective bargaining is an important tool available for fueling wage growth and ending the era of persistent wage stagnation'
'Unacceptable' wealth inequality keeps growing in the U.S., with the top 10 percent of families owning three-quarters of total wealth
A new legal opinion penned by two former Justice Department officials bolsters warnings that the proposed merger between agroindustrial giants Bayer and Monsanto "is a five-alarm threat to our food supply and to farmers around the world."
"TransCanada's Energy East proposal is truly Keystone XL on steroids," says Natural Resources Defense Council
More than 100 families personally affected by the fracking industry have written to President Barack Obama demanding that he meet with them—as he often does with fossil fuel executives—ahead of the Democratic National Convention later this month.
Newly leaked documents published by The Intercept expose just how easy it is for the FBI to spy on journalists using so-called National S
Bernie Sanders Offers No Concession in Address to Supporters
Bernie Sanders Vows To Fight Donald Trump, But Won't Quit ..
'The Constitution prevents companies from using lawsuits to silence their critics,' says ACLU