U.S. Senator Bernie Sanders of Vermont is the longest-serving independent in congressional history.
It will take student borrowers 100 years to repay their debt for the "crime" of getting a higher education. That is insane. We have got to hit the reset button. We should cancel all student debt in this country and make Wall Street pay for it.
Billionaires and huge corporations should not be allowed to use loopholes and tax havens to avoid paying their fair share. At a time of massive global inequality the very wealthy should be paying more in taxes, not less.
Think of how crazy you have to be, in the middle of a mass-extinction event, to try to destroy the Endangered Species Act. I’m sure Trump’s friends in the fossil fuel and mineral industries are happy with his attack on our biodiversity.
President Trump, you made a big mistake. By trying to divide us up by race, religion, gender and nationality you actually brought us closer.
This is an egregious attack on our democracy. The end of #NetNeutrality protections means that the internet will be for sale to the highest bidder. When our democratic institutions are already in peril, we must do everything we can to stop this decision from taking effect.
The white nationalist demonstration in #Charlottesville is a reprehensible display of racism and hatred that has no place in our society.