AJ Impact

Climate emergency: Dems face calls for 'WWII-scale' mobilisation

At first presidential primary debate in Miami, environmental groups are demanding action to address 'escalating crisis'.

Climate emergency: Dems face calls for 'WWII-scale' mobilisation

US Elections 2020

Who will be the Democrat champion for 2020?

The Stream takes a look at the candidates hoping to upset Trump in 2020.

Who will be the Democrat champion for 2020?

AJ Impact

Bernie Sanders: Walmart pays 'starvation wages' to workers

Vermont senator told shareholders that the company's CEO makes 1,000 times the salary of the average employee.

Bernie Sanders: Walmart pays 'starvation wages' to workers

United States

US Democrats call on Barr to release full Mueller report

Democrats say it is 'imperative' Attorney General William Barr share full report and underlying findings with Congress.

US Democrats call on Barr to release full Mueller report

United States

Multiple 2020 Democratic candidates to skip AIPAC conference

Seven candidates running in the 2020 presidential race said they will not attend next week's AIPAC conference.

Yemen

US Senate to vote on Saudi-Yemen war resolution

Senator Bernie Sanders-led vote aims to halt US military aid to the Saudi-Emirati coalition amid humanitarian disaster.

US Senate to vote on Saudi-Yemen war resolution

United States

Bernie Sanders kicks off 2020 presidential campaign

Addressing a crowd in New York, Sanders presented himself in stark contrast to Trump's policies and personality.

Bernie Sanders kicks off 2020 presidential campaign

Inside Story

Does Bernie Sanders have a chance of beating Donald Trump?

Senator launches bid to be Democratic candidate for 2020 US presidential race.

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