Seattle’s socialist councilwoman Kshama Sawant talks about her efforts, including a petition at movement4bernie.org/run-all-the-way, to get Bernie Sanders to reject endorsing Hillary Clinton if she wins the Democratic nomination, and to instead continue to run for the general election, either as an independent or as the Green Party Candidate. Host Dave LIndorff also talks about a grass roots effort being organized to bring hundreds of thousands of Sanders backers to Philadelphia for the July 25 Dem Convention, to demand that Sanders not back Clinton if he doesn’t get the nomination, but to run as an independent or a Green. Go to: https://veritynow.com/2016/04/23/thousands-prepare-to-march-on-the-dnc/
The host Cliff Stewart, Lisa Stewart and Lamont Banks speaks with Congresswoman Barbara Lee, who was first elected in 1998 to represent California’s then – 9th Congressional District (now the 13th). She is a Democratic lawmaker whose established a reputation for principled and independent stands, unafraid to take on the tough issues and speak her mind for her constituents.