Choose a side
Apr14

Choose a side

By Tony Choi. Reposted with permission from the original piece at Medium. Six days ago, in response to organizers who shouted “Black youth are not superpredators,” former president Bill Clinton said that Black youth that they were referring to were “the gang leaders who got 13-year-old kids hopped up on crack and sent them out onto the street to murder other African-American children.” This is incredibly reprehensible. A proper...

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I cannot vote in the 2016 elections
Apr13

I cannot vote in the 2016 elections

By Tony Choi. Reposted with permission from the original post on Medium. For those of you who don’t know me, I am undocumented. But in an alternate universe, I am a registered voter in my home state of New Jersey, and I have until the 13th to change my party affiliation from “independent” to “Democratic.” In that alternate universe, the DREAM Act would have passed in 2008 when it was first introduced. In that world, the Democrats...

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A Strong AAPI Voice for Medicare for All — Dr. Paul Song

At the 2016 California Democratic Party Convention, Dr. Paul Song, a doctor who treats cancer patients and is an activist for Medicare-for-all, gave a rousing speech in support of Bernie Sanders for president. Sanders is the only candidate who is running to implement Medicare-for-all, which would offer universal coverage of the health care needs of all people living in America. Don't Tell Me We Can't Do Better A rousing...

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Bernie Sanders Leading in NH, IA
Sep15

Bernie Sanders Leading in NH, IA

Sanders is leading the Democratic field in two key primary states! In the Granite State, the self-described democratic socialist has opened up a whopping 22-point lead over Clinton, 52 percent to 30 percent. Even more worrying for Clinton, however, is her performance in the key caucus state of Iowa. According to the poll, Sanders leads the secretary of state in the Hawkeye State by a margin of 10 points, 43 percent to 33...

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Sanders Reaches Out to Evangelicals At Liberty University
Sep14

Sanders Reaches Out to Evangelicals At Liberty University

Bernie speaks frankly to evangelical Christians at Liberty University and emphasizes the morality of economic justice and the importance of alleviating poverty despite differences in beliefs and policies about LGBT rights or reproductive justice.

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