The Democratic National Committee has announced the lineups for its first two presidential primary debates, which will be hosted by NBC on June 26...
“This is our last chance to defeat climate change. We will not have another chance after the next administration. We will either act now, or it will be cataclysm.”
"Not even our so-called 'leaders' are courageous enough to tell the truth about the emergency we are in. Climate isn't one issue, it's every issue."
"The DNC is silencing the voices of Democratic activists, many of our progressive partner organizations, and nearly half of the Democratic presidential field, who want to debate the existential crisis of our time."
The Democrats aren’t going after the real issues. They’re looking for something else – the Democratic establishment.
Future candidates who are able follow the model provided by AOC, Pressley and others have the potential to transform the party to be more responsive to voters’ concerns from healthcare to climate change over what will likely be an ongoing process that takes years to complete.
The time is ripe for Democrats to step into this void of presidential and Congressional action and take charge.
We must confront those corporate media forces while vastly strengthening independent progressive media work of all kinds.