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Progressive activist enters 2020 race

Aug 29, 2019 - The Washington Post

Bread and Roses party founder says presidential campaign is 'about ideas'

Jerome Segal, a philosopher and progressive activist, announced Wednesday that he is running for president as the nominee of a party he created - the socialist Bread and Roses party, which Maryland certified this year.

That means Segal, a 75-year-old Silver Spring resident, will appear on the Maryland ballot for the 2020 election. He and his nascent party are trying to qualify for the ballot in other states, he...