Thursday, September 17, 2015

Bernie’s Agenda Would Cost Nothing, Plus: The Truth About Border Security

NATION DAILY: September 17, 2015

 
What 'The Wall Street Journal' Gets Totally Wrong About Bernie Sanders's Agenda
 

The Journal wants to shock and awe voters with big numbers, but Sanders's proposals would save America big bucks.

 
Joshua Holland
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
The Truth About Border Security You Didn't Learn From the GOP Debate
 

Repeated assertions about lax border security are simply, demonstrably false. But those lies have distorted our immigration policy.

 

Julianne Hing

 
 
 
 
Judging by Last Night's Debate, the GOP Race Is Only Getting Crazier
 

Even if Donald Trump goes away, the Republican Party isn't climbing out of the fever swamps anytime soon.

 

Michelle Goldberg

 
 
 
 
Unlike Trump, Rand Paul Actually Made Some Sensible Points During the Debate
 

The Kentucky senator cut through the "childish, silly back-and-forth" to present reasonable alternatives on foreign policy, drug reform, and mass incarceration.

 

John Nichols

 
 
 
 
What the US Left—and Bernie Sanders's Supporters—Can Learn From Jeremy Corbyn
 

Could Americans be primed for a rejection of austerity politics?

 

Ted Fertik

 
 
 
 
Are Americans Finally Facing Up to the True Costs of Mass Incarceration?
 

The human devastation caused by prisons goes far beyond the cost to taxpayers.

 

Dani McClain

 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
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