United States

Bernie Sanders to run for US president in 2020

'Socialist' senator launches second bid for White House, saying he's running to defeat 'pathological liar' Donald Trump.

Opinion

Bernie's healthcare policies already won the 2020 election

Just a few years ago Sanders' call for 'Medicare far all' was deemed too extreme, but things are very different now.

Cristina Tzintzun Ramirez

by Cristina Tzintzun Ramirez

Cristina Tzintzun Ramirez

Yemen

Calls to end Yemen war renewed after US Senate bill failure

Rights groups decry the rejection of a US Senate motion to end US support for the Saudi-led war in Yemen.

Calls to end Yemen war renewed after US Senate bill failure

Opinion

Bernie Sanders has a healthcare plan for the US

And it may just work.

Larry Beinhart

by Larry Beinhart

Larry Beinhart

Democratic Party

'Democrats have ignored the working class for 30 years'

Samuel Ronan, who is running for DNC chair, hopes to revive party grappling with a post-election identity crisis.

Samuel Ronan: Democrats ignored working class for years

Opinion

The difference between right and left-wing populism

Right-wing populism evokes fear, left-wing populism hope.

Santiago Zabala

by Santiago Zabala

Santiago Zabala

US Elections 2016

Bernie Sanders' supporters: 'We told you so'

Backers of left-wing Democratic candidate take to social media blaming Clinton's flaws for Trump's election victory.

A word from Bernie voters: #DontBlameMeIVotedForBernie

US Elections 2016

Bernie supporters jump on board the Hillary train

Hillary Clinton teams up with her former rival for the Democratic nomination to win support of young voters.

Bernie supporters jump on board the Hillary train

United Kingdom

Bernie Sanders' brother in bid for Cameron's UK MP seat

UK-based Larry Sanders, 82, will represent the Green Party in the race for former British PM David Cameron's seat.

Bernie Sanders' brother in bid for Cameron's UK MP seat

US & Canada

US Democrats blame Russia for cyber attacks

Activists accuse Democratic leaders of using Moscow as a scapegoat and diversion from controversy caused by the leaks.

US Democrats blame Russia for cyber attacks

Opinion

Can Hillary Clinton placate the divided left?

Some on the left remain deeply conflicted about submitting to the depressing repetition of "lesser evilism".

Lauren Carasik

by Lauren Carasik

Lauren Carasik

US Elections 2016

Sanders says Clinton 'must become' next US president

Former candidate for the Democratic nomination urges party unity in speech at the Democratic convention in Philadelphia.

Opinion

Between Hillary Clinton and a hard place

They are exhausted with Clinton's posture towards Muslims at home and abroad.

Khaled A Beydoun

by Khaled A Beydoun

Khaled A Beydoun

US & Canada

WikiLeaks DNC emails appear to show anti-Sanders bias

Cache of emails released by WikiLeaks appear to indicate Democratic Party leaders' opposition to Clinton's rival.

Hillary Clinton

Clinton gets nod from rival Sanders in White House race

The 74-year-old US senator from Vermont vows to work hard to make the former Secretary of State become president.

Clinton gets nod from rival Sanders in White House race