He will be the biggest celebrity to lead the group since the late Hollywood leading man Charlton Heston, who once famously declared that his guns would have to be taken "from my cold, dead hands."
"This is the perfect but horribly sad point to make on MLK day," Truthdig Editor in Chief Robert Scheer writes in a memo to staff.
Vote for Bloomberg? Not in 2016. He doesn't want to give Donald Trump an advantage in the general election, so the former New York City mayor won't enter this year's presidential race.
After Joe Biden's close call last fall, the latest subject of will-he-or-won't-he scrutiny in this chaotic election cycle is former New York City Mayor Michael Bloomberg So will he?.
Just what this presidential campaign needs: another know-it-all billionaire. Whip out your checkbook, Michael Bloomberg, and come on in.
"There would be nothing more in this world that I would like than to take on Donald Trump," said Sanders on Sunday. "We would beat him, and we would beat him badly."
Legal justifications taken up by lawyers for New York Mayor Bill de Blasio's administration to defend the NYPD's surveillance of Muslim communities are the same initially put forward by former Mayor Michael Bloomberg.
On Sunday evening, Truthdig staffers converged at the ornate Millennium Biltmore Hotel in downtown Los Angeles for the Los Angeles Press Club’s 2014 Southern California Journalism Awards.