Not only is Sanders not a woman, but he tried to ruin the chances of the first ever female presidential candidate from a major party. He didn’t succeed, but he did hamper her momentum.
Some famous feminists were not amused he is now getting the spotlight.
So… there were no women available … to open the womens convention…? https://t.co/m1QDj2KX4N
— Joy Reid (@JoyAnnReid) October 12, 2017
126 million women in America and you couldn’t find one to open a feminist convention? Wow I guess we really need feminism. https://t.co/H1CpiHAdBb
— Jill Filipovic (@JillFilipovic) October 12, 2017
Women’s March co-founder Tamika Mallory defended their headliner, insisting he knows how to galvanize Millennials.
“I think that right now, no one can deny that Bernie Sanders is probably one of the most powerful U.S. senators … on progressive issues, women’s issues, mobilizing millennials. He is really in line with the principles of the Women’s March,” Mallory said in an exclusive interview Wednesday night.
Sanders doesn’t seem to mind the noise. He’s just excited for the opportunity to stand in solidarity with women.Read more at LifeNews