Tuesday, June 2, 2020

Tag: Pete Buttigieg

Exit polls vs machine counts or, how you might rig a...

These kinds of large disparities between the exit polls and the machine counts might be dismissed as an anomaly but so many cases in so many states should probably have raised alarm bells.

Biden and Buttigieg see pharma money as the cure for campaign...

Biden and Buttigieg’s influx of pharmaceutical money doesn’t bode well for their campaign promises to reign in the industry.

As a corporate tool, Buttigieg is now a hammer to bash...

More than ever, corporate Democrats and their media allies are freaking out about the grassroots momentum of the Bernie 2020 campaign.

South Bend politician: I worked with Pete Buttigieg. He did not...

During Buttigieg’s tenure, black residents were 4.3 times more likely to be arrested for possessing marijuana than white people.

Why the Buttigieg campaign tried to have me arrested for handing...

The Buttigieg for President staffer recognized that Buttigieg’s spin on healthcare was undermined by facts in the flier.

Botched or rigged? Iowa’s caucus disaster

Despite the confidence, the two systems meant to safeguard the caucuses from controversy failed spectacularly.

How corporate media make Pete look like he’s winning

On closer examination, it turns out that that is not a bar chart, but merely the New York Times’ indication that Buttigieg is in the lead.

Sanders & Buttigieg lead in early Iowa results after faulty app...

It is unclear when full results will be released and how the reporting problems will impact the Democratic race.

The creation myth of the Buttigieg campaign

Pete Buttigieg has remained silent about what made the ascent of his campaign possible.

Biden, Buttigieg and corporate media are eager for Sanders and Warren...

Keeping eyes on the prize this year will require a united front that can strengthen progressive forces, prevent any corporate Democrat from winning the party’s presidential nomination, and then go on to defeat Donald Trump.

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Houston police launch investigation into mounted officer trampling protester on video

“We are aware of a video circulating showing one of our mounted patrol horses and a citizen. We are currently reviewing the circumstances behind the incident.”

An uprising was inevitable

"Being Black in this country means being at war on every front in every space at every moment."

Lawyers’ Committee for Civil Rights Under Law urge officials to withdraw law enforcement, National...

“We are sounding an alarm regarding the potential deployment of the National Guard, state police and local law enforcement on Tuesday as voters prepare to cast ballots in primary elections."

Police are still killing unarmed black people

So far this year, 390 people have been killed by police, according to a Washington Post database of police shootings.

Democratic senator offers amendment ending transfer of military equipment to police forces

“The cycle of police brutality sparking unrest, and that unrest being met by the militarized police is increasingly familiar in modern American society.”