Latest Bernie Attack: He Used a Bad Metaphor in 1976



Don't miss your chance to win a trip to Los Angeles and dinner with the TYT hosts at https://www.TYT.com/dinnerinLA Oppo-research is desperate to find dirt on Bernie Sanders. Ana Kasparian and John Iadarola, hosts of The Young Turks, break it down. Tell us what you think in the comments below. MORE TYT: https://tyt.com/trial Read more here: https://www.thedailybeast.com/bernie-sanders-once-compared-vermont-workers-to-black-slaves "In recent weeks, Sen. Bernie Sanders has criticized his rivals for the Democratic presidential nomination for having too much “baggage” to win the diverse coalition needed to defeat President Donald Trump in November. But as the Vermont independent tops national polls for the first time, newly unearthed baggage from his own decades-long political career could call his own past statements and judgment into question. As the leading member of a self-described “radical political party” in the 1970s, Sanders repeatedly compared Vermont workers to enslaved black people, according to archival interviews obtained by The Daily Beast. In one 1976 conversation, Sanders told a local newspaper that the sale of a privately held mining company by its founders harkened back to “the days of slavery, when black people were sold to different owners without their consent,” and compared the service economy to chattel slavery." Hosts: Ana Kasparian, John Iadarola Cast: Ana Kasparian, John Iadarola *** The Largest Online News Show in the World. Hosted by Cenk Uygur and Ana Kasparian. LIVE STREAMING weekdays 6-8pm ET. http://tyt.com/live Subscribe to The Young Turks on YouTube: http://youtube.com/subscription_center?add_user=theyoungturks TYT on Facebook: http://facebook.com/theyoungturks
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