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Sanders campaign prods media outlets: 'What are they missing about Bernie's appeal?'

Bernie Sanders' big win in Nevada over the weekend highlighted the hostility between his campaign and MSNBC, the network with a progressive brand but an establishment bent.
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Sanders says 'it's unfair to simply say everything is bad' with Fidel Castro's Cuba

Sen. Bernie Sanders offered a partial defense of Fidel Castro's Cuban revolution, asserting that "It's unfair to simply say everything is bad" with the way the late despot ruled the country.
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Flugennock's Latest'n'Greatest: "In Case Of Bernie..."

From DC's anarchist cartoonist Mike Flugennock - "In Case Of Bernie..." Looks like Bernie Sanders is on a roll already, building up steam heading into the Nevada Caucuses, and that can only mean one thing – it's time to drag out Russiagate again, and like our heroic "first responders" the US media are right on top of things, trying to put out the fire. What really bugs me about this, though — and along with running as a Democrat, it made Sande...
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Sanders Looks to Knock Out Biden as Pressure Builds on Democrats

The primary race is entering a critical nine-day stretch that could effectively determine the nomination as candidates face a debate, the South Carolina primary and Super Tuesday contests.
Tags: News, Biden, South Carolina, Sanders, Bernard, Primaries and Caucuses, Joseph R Jr, Presidential Election of 2020

Biden Ekes Out Second Place Finish In Nevada To Stay In The Hunt

Nevada kept former Vice President Joe Biden’s hopes alive. While only a small percentage of precincts have actually reported full vote tallies to the Nevada Democratic Party, multiple news outlets called the Nevada caucuses for Sen. Bernie Sanders (I-VT) early Saturday evening. With 88 percent of precincts reporting, Sanders was the projected winner by a landslide with 47 percent of delegates. With 21 percent of delegates, Biden’s runner-up finish in Nevada comes after the first two primaries...
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Bernie’s Bros Say He Will Boost Turnout to Beat Trump

Bernie Sanders has a succinct and biting response to all the establishment Democrats who are freaking out over the prospect of a cranky socialist leading the party into battle this November. They are wrong, he says. Indeed, only he can be the savior of the party.“The only way that you can beat Trump is by having an unprecedented campaign, an unprecedentedly large voter turnout,” he says. Faiz Shakir, his campaign manager, claims that Sanders has such a great appeal to young people and alienated ...
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Dueling Narratives Emerge From Muddied Account of Russia’s 2020 Interference

President Trump’s national security adviser intimated that the Russians were backing Bernie Sanders, as Joe Biden blamed Mr. Trump and other Republicans for the continued interference.
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Marianne Williamson endorses Sanders

Former Democratic hopeful Marianne Williamson made a surprise appearance at Sen. Bernie Sanders' rally Sunday in Austin, Texas, to announce her endorsement of the Democratic front-runner.
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Sanders says he'd meet with Kim Jong Un as president and would take action if China invaded Taiwan

Sen. Bernie Sanders says he would meet with the leader of North Korea and other US adversaries if he were elected president.
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Sanders leads Democratic field in new national poll

A new national poll finds Sen. Bernie Sanders is well ahead of the field of Democratic presidential candidates as the party's nominating process nears the fourth contest of this cycle.
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Sanders won big with Latinos in Nevada. The nation's largest minority group could reshape the Democratic race

Vermont Sen. Bernie Sanders' big win among Latinos in Saturday's Nevada caucuses underscores the potential for the nation's largest minority group to reshape the next stage of the Democratic presidential race.
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Trump Threatens Schiff Again By Baselessly Claiming That He Leaked Briefing Info

President Trump appeared to suggest in a Sunday afternoon tweet that Rep. Adam Schiff (D-CA) could face consequences over reports of  a classified intelligence briefing earlier this month warning House lawmakers of Russian interference in the 2020 presidential election. In his Sunday afternoon tweet, Trump baselessly claimed that Schiff leaked classified information from the briefing and warned that “someday he will be caught.” Somebody please tell incompetent (thanks for my high poll numbe...
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Biden Wants Clyburn’s Endorsement. Clyburn Has Yet To Budge.

Although Rep. James Clyburn (D-SC) remains mum on who he will endorse in next week’s South Carolina primary, he was willing to share his thoughts on Democratic presidential candidates during an interview on MSNBC’s “Meet The Press” Sunday morning. After arguing that former Vice President Joe Biden would win if South Carolina had an election tomorrow, Clyburn was pressed by MSNBC’s Chuck Todd about Biden believing that he’ll get his endorsement. On Tuesday night, Biden said in his post-debate r...
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RESULTS: Bernie Sanders wins the Nevada caucus, follow the full vote count and delegate race here

Sanders has now won the popular vote in the first three primary contests and holds his biggest lead yet in the diverse state of Nevada.
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MSNBC anchors keep comparing Sanders' campaign and its supporters to Nazis, and they're being called to resign

Chris Matthews's comments come after MSNBC host Chuck Todd quoted a conservative column on air that likened Sanders supporters to "brownshirts."
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'I want to be brave like you': 9-year-old asks Buttigieg to help him tell the world he's gay

• Bernie Sanders' revolution is coming • Sanders leads Democratic field in new national poll • Watch Sanders' reaction to projected win • Full Nevada caucus results
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Biden Says Facebook Warned His Staff About Russian Bots Targeting His Campaign

Former Vice President Joe Biden said during an interview on CBS’ “Face the Nation” Sunday morning that Facebook alerted his staff about Russian bots targeting his campaign. After saying that he doesn’t know if he can stop Sen. Bernie Sanders (I-VT) given his momentum so far in the Democratic primary, Biden told CBS’ Margaret Brennan about how “the Russians don’t want me to be the nominee” and that “they spent a lot of money on bots on Facebook.” “And they’ve been taken down saying Biden is a b...
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Moderates hustle to blunt Sanders' momentum after Nevada win

Bernie Sanders' commanding Nevada caucus victory made him a top target for his Democratic rivals and a growing source of anxiety for establishment Democrats worried that the nomination of a self-avowed democratic socialist could cost the party the White House.
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Don’t Go Overboard With This

While I was away I had a lot of time to reflect and pull together my thoughts on the Democratic primary race. As I’ve stated in the past I think there are major downside risks for the Democrats if they nominate Bernie Sanders. At the same time, I see a lot of pundits and not a few Democrats saying that Sanders is “unelectable”. As I say, I’ve made clear that I have a lot of skepticism about Sanders as a general election candidate. But the idea that he’s unelectable is just belied by too much...
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Bernie Sanders sets sights on Super Tuesday after crushing Nevada win

Party insiders voice alarm over progressive senator’s surgeAnalysis: Sanders was buoyed by Nevada’s Latino votersOpinion: It’s time for Democrats to unite behind BernieBernie Sanders took a resounding victory in the Nevada caucuses on Saturday, bolstered significantly by Latino voters and extending his lead in the race for the Democratic presidential nomination. Related: Exodus: how a movement of black people is reshaping South Carolina politics Continue reading...
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MSNBC Analyst Calls Out Colleague Chris Matthews for Comparing Bernie’s Nevada Win to Nazi Invasion

MSNBC political analyst Anand Giridharadas called out his colleague Chris Matthews live on-air Sunday morning after the longtime MSNBC host likened Democratic presidential candidate Bernie Sanders’ strong Nevada showing to France falling to the Nazis in World War II.As early results from Saturday’s Nevada caucuses showed Sanders held a massive lead and was primed for a huge victory, a deflated Matthews—who has been increasingly unhinged over the prospect of a Sanders nomination—made an eye-poppi...
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Chris Wallace Relentlessly Grills Top Pence Aide on Russia Briefing: ‘You Say None of This Happened?!’

Marc Short, Vice President Mike Pence’s chief of staff, struggled during a pair of Sunday morning talk show appearances as he was grilled relentlessly over the White House’s assertion that Acting Director of National Intelligence Joseph Maguire wasn’t fired over a House briefing on Russian interference in the 2020 election to assist President Donald Trump.In an interview on Fox News Sunday, after host Chris Wallace asked why Trump was attacking Democrats over the Russia story, Short insisted ear...
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Trump Congratulates Sanders On NV Win, Says He Should Be Treated ‘Fairly’

President Trump congratulated Sen. Bernie Sanders (I-VT) on Sunday for his projected win in the Nevada caucuses. While speaking to reporters outside the White House before departing for India Sunday, Trump said he thinks “it was a great win for Bernie Sanders.” “We’ll see how it all turns out. They’ve got a lot of winning to do,” Trump said. “I hope they treat him fairly.” Trump added that he doesn’t care who he runs against but that he hopes the election won’t be a “rigged deal.” “Frankly, I ...
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After Bernie Sanders' landslide Nevada win, it's time for Democrats to unite behind him

No other Democrats can beat him at this point. Sill, the liberal establishment is still struggling to come to terms with Sanders’ inevitable nomination It was a landslide. Bernie Sanders had been expected to win the Nevada caucuses, but not like this. With just 4% of the vote in, news organizations called the race for Sanders, since his margin of victory was so large. Sanders has now won the popular vote in all of the first three states, and is currently leading in the polls almost everywhere e...
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Bernie Sanders Won The Nevada Caucuses Thanks To Young & Latino Voters

Vermont Sen. Bernie Sanders won the Nevada caucuses on Saturday with a decisive victory —  all thanks to young and Latino voters.  With 46% of the vote, Sanders is the projected winner in Nevada, the first state in this early primary season with a diverse voting population, according to The Wall Street Journal. With 50% of the Nevada vote reported, former Vice President Joe Biden is predicted to come in second with 19.6%, followed by former Indiana mayor Pete Buttigieg (15.3%), Massachus...
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Auschwitz Memorial criticises Amazon for Hunters show and antisemitic books

Prime show stars Al Pacino as head of band of Nazi huntersMemorial wants books by Nazi Julius Streicher removedThe Auschwitz Memorial criticised Amazon on Sunday, for fictitious depictions of the Holocaust in its TV series Hunters and for selling books of Nazi propaganda. Related: Outcry after MSNBC host compares Sanders’ Nevada win to Nazi invasion Continue reading...
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Trump congratulates Sanders on 'great win' in Nevada

President Donald Trump on Sunday congratulated Vermont Sen. Bernie Sanders on "a great win" in the Nevada caucuses, saying he hopes the Democratic presidential candidate is "treated fairly" during the nominating process.
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