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It's Time to Stop the Nuclear Energy Welfare Program
Posted on: Apr 15, 2012, Source: Comment Is Free
After 60 years, the taxpayer should not continue to subsidize multibillion-dollar corporations in the nuclear energy sector.
Sen. Bernie Sanders: Corporations Are Not People and They Shouldn't Be Allowed to Buy Our Elections
Posted on: Dec 9, 2011, Source: AlterNet
Bottom line: Corporations should not be able to go into their treasuries and spend millions and millions of dollars on a campaign in order to buy elections.
What Keith Olbermann's Suspension Says About Our Cowardly Corporate Media
Posted on: Nov 8, 2010, Source: AlterNet
If there is a silver lining in the action of MSNBC against Keith Olbermann, it is that people will now pay more attention to the political role of corporate media in America.
Sen. Bernie Sanders: Fight Back Against the Oligarchy
Posted on: Jul 25, 2010, Source: BuzzFlash
We must make the wealthy pay their fair share in taxes.
Senator Sanders Unfiltered: Where Was The Fed?
Posted on: Dec 4, 2009, Source: AlterNet
I am going to do my best to see that Mr. Bernankeâ€™s nomination is defeated. Find out more at: senatorsandersunfiltered.com
Single Payer Now!
Posted on: Nov 13, 2009, Source: AlterNet
In my view, the real solution to the problem of how to reform health care in this country is a Medicare-for-all, single-payer system.
Senator Sanders Unfiltered: Environment + Economy = Harmony
Posted on: Oct 30, 2009, Source: AlterNet
At http://sandersunfiltered.com you can get Senator Sanders weekly 5 minute show free in your inbox
Senator Sanders Unfiltered: US Congress Bought & Paid For?
Posted on: Sep 25, 2009, Source: AlterNet
Over a year ago, we suffered the most significant financial collapse since the Great Depression, and the result of that is massive unemployment and underemployment.
It's Still a Recession, Stupid!
Posted on: Sep 18, 2009, Source: AlterNet
Just the other day, Federal Reserve Chairman Ben Bernanke said "it is very likely that the recession has ended."
We Need A National Dialogue On Afghanistan
Posted on: Sep 3, 2009, Source: AlterNet
I am deeply concerned that we appear to be getting pulled into another quagmire from which we donâ€™t know how to exit â€“ this time, in Afghanistan.
Posted on: Aug 27, 2009, Source: AlterNet
Ted Kennedy will go down in history as one of the giants of the U.S. Senate and one the most accomplished legislators in American history.
Health Care is a Right
Posted on: Jun 9, 2009, Source: Huffington Post
Six times as many Americans die every from lack of health care than the number of Americans killed in 9/11.
Bailout Passes Senate; 9 Reasons That's Bad News for You
Posted on: Oct 1, 2008, Source: Huffington Post
Forcing each American to fork over $2,200 at a time when median family income has declined by as much is no way to improve the economy.
The Middle Class Must Not Be Forced to Bail Out Wall Street
Posted on: Sep 21, 2008, Source: AlterNet
If the economy is on the edge of collapse we need to act. But we can't just give away $700 billion of taxpayer money to the banks.
We Can Stop Global Warming
Posted on: Nov 28, 2007, Source: TheNation.com
By implementing new technologies, we can avert a potentially disastrous future.
Bernie Sanders: Fair Trade Now
Posted on: Oct 5, 2007, Source: Huffington Post
Costa Ricans will be the first to ever vote on a "free trade" agreement.
Earth to Bush -- There's a Ton of Pain in Your "Thriving" Economy
Posted on: Sep 19, 2007, Source: In These Times
Bernie Sanders calls Bush on being out-of-touch with the squeeze felt by normal Americans.
Ten Questions for Cheney
Posted on: Jul 22, 2003, Source: TomPaine.com
Not much is known about the Vice President's role in building the case for war. Members of a key congressional subcommittee want more information.
End Corporate Control of the Media
Posted on: Jun 20, 2002, Source: AlterNet
House representative Bernie Sanders calls on fellow members of Congress to take immediate action against media monopolies.
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