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~ September 4, 2017


JillSteinforPresident1Jill Stein: She was the Green Party Presidential candidate in 2012 and 2016. She's smart, articulate, and a straight-up Lefty. JillSteinDebateClintonTrump1









~ August 28, 2017


JimKeady1Jim Keady: Jim Keady stood up to Gov. Christie at a news conference, said no to a Nike endorsement (because they run huge sweatshops), and is running for Congress in New Jersey. JimKeady2This ex-athlete, present tavern-owner, and vigorous activist, is a real Lefty. Check out this Jimmy Dore interview. - Visit his website -








~ August 21, 2017


LewisLapham1Lewis Lapham: The brilliant writer, and editor for years at Harpers, is an eloquent advocate for sensible, humane government. Co-creator of a terrific documentary (The American Ruling Class), Lapham is an American Voltaire. AmericanRulingClass1Here he's in an older interview, on Washington becoming Versailles.





~ August 14, 2017


AlexandriaOcasioCortezAlexandria Ocasio-Cortez: Rising star among progressive Democrats, here comes Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez. She's going after corporate tool, Joe Crowley, for New York's 14th congressional district. Crowley is now pretending to be a progressive, but heAlexandriaOcasioCortez1 should not be believed. Go, Alexandria!






~ August 7, 2017


NurseShirleyToyShirley Toy: Shirley is not a famous person. What she is, is a smart nurse, who makes a great case for NursesforBernie healthcare for all. Hats off to Shirley!








~ July 31, 2017


TulsiGabbardTulsi Gabbard: The veteran and congresswoman from Hawaii is a force to be reckoned with. Watch her in this superb clip, as the CBS interviewer keeps trying to getTulsiGabbardVet her onto the topic of party unity. Her nimble replies are perfect!






~ July 24, 2017


DannyDevito1Danny DeVito: A steady Leftist and huge Bernie supporter, DeVito isn’t afraid to be vocal about his strong political views, without resorting to vitriol.DannyDeVitoBernieSanders

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