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Wednesday, February 10, 2016
From Socialist Alternative-Dear Socialist Alternative Supporters,
Frank Jackman comment:
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decisive victory in New Hampshire last night continues the historic momentum for
a political revolution. The youthful wave of grassroots anger at the
billionaire class that boosted Bernie in Iowa and New Hampshire has sent the
Democratic Party establishment into a panic.
is using her corporate funding, the corporate media, and her establishment ties
to launch an all-out mudslinging campaign to derail Sanders. But if we organize
and fight back, these dishonest attacks on Sanders will backfire on the
That’s why Socialist Alternative helped launch #Movement4Bernie, and is backing the call for an all-out mobilization for February 27th, when Sanders supporters across the country are organizing a second round of local #March4Bernie actions.
#March4Bernie events in January were a huge success, with thousands coming into
the streets in dozens of cities. This second wave will be even bigger, and is
timed to build momentum leading into the 11-state “Super Tuesday” primaries on
We need YOUR
help! Sign up with us today to get plugged into your local
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asking all supporters to help spread the word on social media by sharing this meme on Facebook to promote February 27th and our
new #Movement4Bernie website!
information on why we need an independent #Movement4Bernie, check out
our new and improved website at www.Movement4Bernie.org.