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Warren Stands Behind Wonky Campaign Despite Lackluster Fundraising

BOSTON (AP) — Elizabeth Warren has spent much of the last decade as a leader of the Democratic Party’s liberal wing. But three and a half months into her presidential campaign, the Massachusetts senator is facing tough questions about fundraising and electability, along with lingering skepticism about her past claim to Native American identity. The longtime liberal superstar is embracing an uncomfortable role in the crowded 2020 contest: the underdog. “This is the race I want to run,” Warren ...
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Week In Politics: Paul Manafort Faces Up To 10 Years In Second Prison Sentencing

Republican strategist Alice Stewart and Democratic strategist Symone Sanders discuss the second prison sentence in two weeks for Paul Manafort.
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Kavanaugh debate gets personal for CNN commentator

While discussing allegations of physical and sexual assault against Supreme Court justice nominee Brett Kavanaugh, CNN commentator Symone Sanders reveals why the debate feels personal to her.
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CNN commentator relates to Kavanaugh's accuser

While discussing allegations of physical and sexual assault against Supreme Court justice nominee Brett Kavanaugh, CNN commentator Symone Sanders reveals why the debate feels personal to her.
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Commentator likens DHS policy to slavery

CNN commentator Symone Sanders compared a newly-implemented immigration policy separating illegal immigrant families to what the US did during slavery.
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Commentator compares immigration policy to slavery

CNN commentator Symone Sanders compared a newly-implemented immigration policy separating illegal immigrant families to what the US did during slavery.
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Commentator slams Trump's boast: He was afraid of a bald eagle

CNN political commentator Symone Sanders addressed President Donald Trump's claim that he would have confronted the Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School shooter.
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Alex Rodriguez, Christiane Amanpour, Others Added to SXSW Speaker Lineup

South by Southwest Conference and Festivals has announced additions to its 2018 Featured Speakers Lineup including former New York Yankee Alex Rodriguez and CNN chief international correspondent Christiane Amanpour. Vox editor-at-large Ezra Klein, political strategist and commentator Symone Sanders, entrepreneur and venture capitalist Peter Thiel, music producer Young Guru, Forerunner Ventures founder Kirsten Green, James Beard Award-winning […]
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A Women's March Leader Was Kicked Off An American Airlines Flight

Tamika Mallory, a co-chair of the Women's March on Washington, said a pilot kicked her off an American Airlines plane in Miami after observing her conversation with a gate agent.When she arrived at Miami International Airport, she used an airport kiosk to change her seat assignment from a middle to an aisle seat, she told the New York Daily News. But at the gate, the agent gave her a ticket for a middle seat. When she asked why, she said the agent was disrespectful to her.Once she was on the pl...
Tags: Fashion, Music, Washington, Cnn, Miami, Al Sharpton, New York Daily News, American Airlines, Sanders, Miami International Airport, Ive, Mallory, Joshua Freed, Tamika D Mallory, Symone Sanders, Tamika Mallory


Former GOP Official Tells CNN's Sanders To 'Shut Up' In Charlottesville Debate (VIDEO)

Former Virginia Attorney General Ken Cuccinelli told CNN political commentator and former Bernie Sanders press secretary Symone Sanders to “shut up” during a heated debate Monday, at one point asking CNN host Chris Cuomo: “ How do you make them stop talking when they keep interrupting you?” Cuccinnelli’s remark came during a discussion of the white supremacist protest in Charlottesville, Virginia Saturday of  the removal of a statue of Confederate Gen. Robert E. Lee from a public park. Sand...
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Panelist to Symone Sanders in fiery debate: 'Shut up'

A debate about the violence in Charlottesville, Virginia, got heated during CNN's "New Day" on Monday morning.
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Suggestion to move past Trump's Charlottesville response riles Symone Sanders

CNN political commentators Symone Sanders and Jack Kingston spar over President Donald Trump's response to violence occurring during a white supremacist march in Charlottesville, Virginia.
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Trump's response riles guest

CNN political commentators Symone Sanders and Jack Kingston spar over President Donald Trump's response to violence occurring during a white supremacist march in Charlottesville, Virginia.
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Trump's Charlottesville response riles panel

CNN political commentators Symone Sanders and Jack Kingston spar over President Donald Trump's response to violence occurring during a white supremacist march in Charlottesville, Virginia.
Tags: News, Cnn, Stories, Donald Trump, Charlottesville, Trump, Jack Kingston, Symone Sanders


Commentator: This doesn't mean people are happy with Trump

CNN commentator Symone Sanders argues that Republican Karen Handel's win of the Georgia special election does not indicate that people are happy with President Donald Trump.
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GOP did not mention Trump after Georgia win

CNN commentator Symone Sanders argues that Republican Karen Handel's win of the Georgia special election does not indicate that people are happy with President Donald Trump.
Tags: News, Georgia, Cnn, Gop, Stories, Trump, Karen Handel, Symone Sanders


Commentator: Sometimes you have to fight back

CNN commentator Symone Sanders argues that Republican Karen Handel's win of the Georgia special election does not indicate that people are happy with President Donald Trump.
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After Canceling 'Real Time' Appearance, Al Franken Says Bill Maher Is Not A Racist

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Professor Who Defended Bill Maher Replaces Sen. Al Franken As 'Real Time' Guest

Georgetown University sociology professor and author Michael Eric Dyson will replace Sen. Al Franken (D-Minn.) on Friday’s episode of “Real Time with Bill Maher” after a controversy surrounding a racial slur. A spokesperson for Sen. Franken told HuffPost Monday that the senator would not attend, given the backlash over host Bill Maher’s use of “n****r” last Friday during his show. Dyson, who is black, tweeted a defense of Maher over the weekend, writing in a statement, “Bill’s been a champion o...
Tags: Hbo, News, New York Times, Bill, Dyson, Huffington Post, Bernie Sanders, Sanders, Todd Van Luling, Wesley Morris, Bill Maher, Jolly, HuffPost, Georgetown University, Michael Eric Dyson, Maher


Ice Cube Will Still Make His Appearance On Bill Maher This Week

On Monday, a spokesperson for Sen. Al Franken (D-Minn.) told HuffPost that he would be dropping out of his upcoming appearance on “Real Time with Bill Maher” amid the host’s recent controversy. Now, a representative for Ice Cube has confirmed that the musician will not be canceling his own appearance for this Friday’s episode. “Ice Cube will still appear on Bill Maher this Friday as scheduled to talk about the release of ‘Death Certificate: 25th Anniversary’ edition, an album that was recor...
Tags: News, Ice Cube, Bill, Huffington Post, Bernie Sanders, Todd Van Luling, Bill Maher, HuffPost, Maher, Sen Franken, Ben Sasse, Franken, Sen Ben Sasse, Sen Al Franken D Minn, Symone Sanders


Senator Al Franken Cancels Bill Maher Appearance Amid Controversy

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Panel erupts during fiery argument about race

CNN's Don Lemon and commentators Symone Sanders and Jeffrey Lord got into a fiery discussion over race after Lord's comment comparing Trump to MLK.
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Black America Is 72.3 Percent Equal To White America. That Could Worsen Under Trump.

Black America is still far from equal with white America, a new report shows ― and with Donald Trump as president, the stakes are higher and the consequences more dire for communities of color across the country. On Tuesday, the National Urban League released their annual “State of Black America” report ― which quantifies the quality of life of black Americans each year compared to that of whites ― and found that black America is just 72.3 percent equal to white America. The Hispanic index was...
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Really? CNN Commentator Can't Tell April Ryan And Ana Navarro Apart

Former Republican congressman Jack Kingston appeared on CNN this week and couldn’t tell the difference between two prominent women of color featured on the panel alongside him.  The flub happened during a segment hosted by Don Lemon discussing White House press secretary Sean Spicer’s cringeworthy comments Monday. Spicer made tone-deaf and false remarks about Hitler’s use of chemical weapons and called concentration camps “Holocaust centers.”  During the segment Tuesday, April Ryan, who was rece...
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Lemon: Lord offends co-workers

CNN's Don Lemon and commentators Symone Sanders and Jeffrey Lord got into a fiery discussion over race after Lord's comment comparing Trump to MLK.
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Lemon to Lord: You're offensive

CNN's Don Lemon and commentators Symone Sanders and Jeffrey Lord got into a fiery discussion over race after Lord's comment comparing Trump to MLK.
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CNN's Jeffrey Lord Compares Donald Trump To Martin Luther King — And Panelist Symone Sanders Is NOT Here For It!

Donald Trump has been referred to as a knock-off Adolf Hitler, a discount Andrew Jackson, and even a whinier King Joffrey. But one historical figure we NEVER thought the Big Cheeto would be compared to is Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr., which is why we did several spit takes after hearing political commentator Jeffrey Lord calling the pussy-grabbing POTUS the "Martin Luther King of healthcare" on CNN Thursday morning. Related: MLK's Daughter On How To Properly Resist Trump's ‘Regime' The staunch Tr...
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CNN Panelist Slams Trump Surrogate Who Called Him MLK Of Health Care

CNN contributor and Trump surrogate Jeffrey Lord got a concise lesson in American history and false equivalencies on Thursday after he referred to President Donald Trump as “the Martin Luther King of healthcare.” “Think of President Trump as the Martin Luther King of healthcare,” CNN contributor and Trump surrogate Jeffrey Lord said in response to a question about Trump’s negotiating tactics. “When I was a kid—” “Oh, Jeffrey, Jeffrey, Jeffrey,” panelist Symone Sanders interjected. “When I was a ...
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CNN Commentator Jeffrey Lord Compares Donald Trump to Martin Luther King

CNN political commentator Jeffrey Lord raised a few eyebrows on Thursday morning by comparing President Donald Trump to Martin Luther King Jr. Lord said Trump should be thought of as the “Martin Luther King of health care” during an appearance (via Skype) on Alisyn Camerota’s “New Day.” Fellow CNN commentator Symone Sanders, a Democratic activist,... Read more »
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CNN’s Jeffrey Lord Compares Trump to Martin Luther King

CNN political commentator Jeffrey Lord raised a few eyebrows on Thursday morning by comparing President Donald Trump to Martin Luther King Jr. Lord said Trump should be thought of as the “Martin Luther King of health care” during an appearance (via Skype) on Alisyn Camerota’s “New Day.” Fellow CNN commentator Symone Sanders, a Democratic activist,... Read more »
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