Tr🍩ll Smear #16: “Bernie has no support among African Americans”

This is perhaps the most hurtful and outrageous attack on Bernie — and is also the one that is most easily debunked.

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Bernie chained himself to a WOC to protest segregation in Chicago, and was arrested for it.
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Bernie led a protest against segregation at the University of Chicago in 1962.
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Burlington Mayor Bernard Sanders greets presidential candidate Jesse Jackson at a campaign appearance at Montpelier City Hall, December 31, 1988. (AP Photo / Toby Talbot)

What has Bernie done for African-Americans lately?

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This poll is from April 2017 — It shows that the typical “Bernie Bro” is probably an African-American woman.
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CNN/ORC Poll from 31 May 2017 shows the same thing as the Harris poll.
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This CNN/SSRS Poll from 2018 shows the same thing as all the others: namely, that Bernie Sanders is much more popular among non-whites.

This is because Bernie’s policies will benefit all Americans but will help African-Americans and people of color most.

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MLK’s Poor People’s Campaign united working families of all demographic groups.

So why do people keep pushing this smear?

Joe is a US Ex-Pat with dual US-EU citizenship, who travels Europe extensively, commenting on trends, attitudes, politics and more.

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