United States  

Bernie Sanders - Bernie Sanders said a huge percentage of Walmart workers are black. He was off by 100%

PolitiFact Friday, 12 July 2019
The Truth-o-Meter says: False | Bernie Sanders said a huge percentage of Walmart workers are black. He was off by 100%Racial and economic inequality are key issues for Bernie Sanders. In a Washington Post op-ed on the disparities between blacks and whites, the Democratic presidential candidate brought the two themes together. He said "the black-white wealth gap could be closed by targeting the extreme wealth at the very top." "The straightest path to racial equality is through the one percent," Sanders wrote July 10. "A system where we don’t address both racial and economic disparity is a system in which some people, especially African Americans, are going to be left behind." Sanders sharpened the point with the example of ...

>> More
0
shares
ShareTweetSavePostSend
 
Video credit: Wochit News - Published
News video: Bernie Sanders And Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez Propose Bill To Declare Climate Emergency

Bernie Sanders And Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez Propose Bill To Declare Climate Emergency 00:32

Sen. Bernie Sanders and Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez will propose a bill to declare the climate crisis an emergency. Sanders’ spokesman said the matter “requires a massive and immediate federal mobilization.” According to the Huffington Post, the bill acknowledges the risk of doing nothing to...

You Might Like


Related videos from verified sources

Who Qualified For September DNC Debates? [Video]

Who Qualified For September DNC Debates?

The Democratic primary debates for September have significantly more strict qualifying thresholds. The new guidelines suggest the 2020 presidential field could thin out before the next round...

Credit: Wochit News     Duration: 00:37Published
Can Sanders Beat Donald Trump? [Video]

Can Sanders Beat Donald Trump?

Bernie Sanders is running for President. He's an independent but caucuses with the Democrats. Does he have a chance at being President? According to Business Insider, 85% of likely Democratic voters..

Credit: Wochit     Duration: 00:34Published

Tweets about this