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Bernie or Bust

Inside Dr. Jill Stein’s Philadelphia Headquarters

Dr. Jill Stein’s campaign headquarters in south Philadelphia looked exactly as you would expect – megaphones lined one wall. There was an improvised recycling station. Everyone looked like a hipster stereotype, but older. Around ten members of the campaign were trying to figure out Stein’s schedule for Wednesday – is it a live stream or a TV interview […]

July 28, 2016

Black Lives Matter and ‘Bernie or Bust’ Clash Outside The DNC

On the 25-minute walk from the train station to the convention, a swarm of incredulous Sanders delegates could be seen walking back the other way from the Wells Fargo Center, after the Vermont senator decided to end the roll call vote and nominate Hillary Clinton for the presidency.

July 27, 2016

‘Bernie Or Bust’ Movement Makes Noise In Philadelphia

“His hands are tied,” Green said about Sanders. “He’s endorsed Hillary and he can’t say anything bad about her because he would still like to be part of the political race. He’s leaving up to us. He knows we will not follow Hillary.”

July 27, 2016

Sarah Silverman, To DNC 2016 ‘Bernie Or Bust’ Crowd: ‘You’re Being Ridiculous’

“I am proud to be a part of Bernie’s movement and a vital part of that movement is making absolutely sure that Hillary Clinton is our next president of the United States. Booyah, baba booey.”

July 26, 2016
Democratic presidential candidate Bernie Sanders (R) delivers a statement while his wife Jane (L) listens after departing the West Wing of the White House following the meeting with U.S. President Barack Obama (not pictured) in Washington, U.S. June 9, 2016. REUTERS/Gary Cameron

Will A Little Bit More Of The Sanders Campaign Hurt Democrats?

Clinton, the Democratic National Committee, and a clean, cohesive electoral narrative would have all benefited from a Sanders withdrawal on Tuesday after losses in California and New Jersey. However, that doesn’t mean that extending his campaign another week until the D.C. primary, or even another month until the convention in Philadelphia, will hurt “party unity.” A few more Bernie rallies here and there may not be pretty, but he should be able to campaign until July without the establishment worrying about the possible effects.

June 10, 2016
Protestors hold hands in the air as they yell at U.S. Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump during a campaign event in Radford

Is The ‘Never Trump’ Movement Bigger Than The ‘Bernie Or Bust’ Campaign?

Good news: The anti-Trump movement is growing stronger.

April 12, 2016