Bernie Sanders

Lauren McCauley, staff writer
Sen. Bernie Sanders and Atlanta-born rapper Killer Mike dine at soul food restaurant, the Busy Bee, before a campaign rally. (Photo: David Goldman/Associated Press)
"I don’t trust the church or the government. A Democrat or a Republican. A Pope or a bishop or them other men," declared activist and hip-hop star Killer Mike, reciting his own lyrics to a boisterous Atlanta crowd on Monday night. "But after spending five hours tonight with someone who has spent the last 50 years radically fighting for your rights...
Jon Queally, staff writer
Apparently it's popular to call for breaking up the big banks, instituting...
Andrea Germanos, staff writer
Hillary Clinton took aim on Tuesday at Bernie Sanders' plan for a single-payer...


Bernie Sanders, kicking off his presidential campaign today, made mainstream headlines for questioning whether an economy where the top one-tenth of 1% owns more than the other 90% is a "moral" economy, not an "obscene" one. Duh: not. For those dismayed by his truth-telling, see "I, Too, Am America," a photo exhibit by fast-food and low-wage workers fighting for a living wage, scrambling to get by and insisting, “We need to be able to live.” Langston Hughes: "Tomorrow/I'll be at the table."