“the Los Angeles teachers are not striking against austere Republican state legislatures. Rather, they are striking against the policies of their Democratic-controlled school district, city, and state, and are framing their efforts as a fight for the future of public education.”
As national Democrats voice support for LA teachers, only Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez has acknowledged that the strike is partially about school privatization.
The time for half measures is over.
“Since 2009, Antarctica has lost almost 278 billion tons (252 billion metric tons) of ice per year, the new study found. In the 1980s, it was losing 44 billion tons (40 billion metric tons) a year.”
WASHINGTON (AP) – Antarctica is melting more than six times faster than it did in the 1980s, a new study shows. Scientists used aerial photographs, satellite measurements and computer models to track how fast the southern-most continent has been melting since 1979 in 176 individual basins. They foun…
“It’s time for a new generation of Democrats to rid the party of a member who won’t fight for the values held by most Democratic voters.”
Kick the bums out!
Incumbent Democrats, like Henry Cuellar, D-Texas, who have become complacent and out of touch with their constituents need to go, write Alexandra Rojas and Sean Mcelwee.
“It was true then and it’s true now: Bernie Sanders is the best candidate—the only candidate who can be considered anything even close to socialist, and the one to beat Trump. A President Sanders isn’t some idealist fantasy; he is our best bet by a mile. “
Ignore the bad-faith liberals: Bernie Sanders still has the best chance of giving “pragmatists” what they say they want—a presidential win.