Bernie Sanders tied himself to Democratic hero Franklin D. Roosevelt and Martin Luther King Jr. Thursday in a long-awaited speech in which he argued that "democratic socialism" is no different than many things already woven in the fabric of the nation.
Presidential Candidate Bernie Sanders Is Coming to Phoenix.Democratic Presidential Candidate Bernie Sanders just announced that his campaign event scheduled for this Saturday in Phoenix will now be held at the downtown Convention Center. This marks the second time the campaign has decided to switch locations in order to accommodate the flood of RSVPs.
Hartmann: Meet a Real Democratic Socialist (Thom refers to Jefferson's democratic socialist views briefly, democratic socialism isn't the boogieman, it is based upon the tenets of the founding fathers.)
American Socialism was based on an ideology known today as "democratic socialism". The movement had the eventual goal of giving control of the means of production to the working class, and, in particular, to transfer ownership of major industries to their respective employees, relinquishing "capital to those who create it". ~~ pic of James Keir Hardie was an early democratic socialist, who founded the Independent Labour Party in Great Britain