The rhetoric is familiar: the demands to take the country back. The railing against an out-of-touch elite. The anger at a rigged economic system.

But now the insurgent cries that propelled Donald Trump to the White House have been taken up by stunned opponents as they try to galvanise anger and fear over his election into a strategy to resist his policies and remake the left as a credible political alternative.

Read the Full Article: Source – The Guardian
Time For Truth: (The Guardian) – The anti-Trump resistance takes shape: 'Government's supposed to fear us'

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Jane Sanders, wife of Vermont Sen. Bernie Sanders, said Friday that she “absolutely” believes he could have won Tuesday’s election if he’d been the Democratic nominee.

In an interview on CNN, Wolf Blitzer asked Sanders, “Do you think your husband would have had a better chance at beating Donald Trump than Hillary Clinton did?”

Read the Full Article: Source – The Hill
Time For Truth: (The Hill) – Jane Sanders: 'Absolutely' Bernie could have beat Trump

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Potentially problematic excerpts from Hillary Clinton’s paid Wall Street speeches were flagged for her campaign in an email that was sent to chairman John Podesta and other senior staff this past January.

The email was released Friday by Wikileaks, part of a batch of what it says were 2,060 emails hacked from an account belonging to Podesta. The Clinton campaign has not confirmed the authenticity of the emails.

Read the Full Article: Source – CBS News
Time For Truth: (CBS News) – Podesta emails show excerpts of Clinton speeches to Goldman

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Bernie Sanders announced plans for his new grassroots organising project, Our Revolution, on Wednesday night, declaring that “the struggle for justice still continues”.

In a livestream watched by tens of thousands of people, Sanders told his supporters “we have driven the debate and changed the mindset of people” as he laid out plans to elect progressive politicians and work to improve criminal justice reform, single-payer healthcare and immigration policy.

Read the Full Article: Source – The Guardian
Time For Truth: (The Guardian) – Fleeing the Bern: half of staff quit Sanders legacy project before it begins

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If this sounds like something out of an HBO comedy show, it is because it is directly following the script of the hit series VEEP which Hillary Clinton has said that she is a big fan of.

US officials are discussing whether to impose sanctions against Russia in the wake of a WikiLeaks release of DNC files that exposed a complex scheme between Hillary Clinton’s campaign, top DNC officials and major corporate media outlets to subvert the 2016 Democratic primary process in an effort to undercut the electoral chances of insurgent progressive firebrand Bernie Sanders.

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