Tag: Congress

Brand New Congress

Brand New Congress Works to Launch Progressive Upstarts Into Office | Truthout

Truthout interviews Saikat Chakrabarti from Brand New Congress, an organization that helps strong community leaders, who believe in Bernie Sanders’ core platform, to launch political campaigns for election to Congress in 2018.


House Democrats Take a Stand – In the Midst of a Big Picture

We are all so grateful to the House Democrats who are standing firm for gun control measures, yet what Jimmy Dore says in these two videos resonates with me. It is part of the big picture. Dore supports the gun control sit-in by Democrat House Representatives, but he sees some irony. You’ll see it too, as he draws comparisons between the sit-in Democrats and Bernie Sanders and also the Occupy Movement. Underlying everything,of course, is the issue of Big Money in politics…