Bernie Sanders Is Facing A Field Of Bernies In 2020 (HBO)

From VICE News. Bernie Sanders is running for president again. He made the announcement this morning, promising bold policy ideas that will empower everyday Americans to challenge the wealthy and powerful. “We’re gonna win,” Sanders told CBS’s John Dickerson. “We are gonna also launch what I think is unprecedented in modern American history, and that…

Trump’s Sanctions Have Forced Some Iranians To Abandon Their Cultural Traditions (HBO)

From VICE News. Iranians rallied in the streets of Tehran on February 11, commemorating the 40th anniversary of the overthrow of Reza Shah Pahlavi’s U.S.-backed monarchy by supporters of Ayatollah Khomeini. Since the Islamic Revolution, U.S.-Iranian relations have largely been defined by sanctions. While President Obama offered Iran respite from some sanctions with the 2015…