Bernie at CNN Town Hall: Netanyahu’s Government Is ‘Racist’

Breitbart | 4/23/2019 | Staff
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Presidential hopeful and Sen. Bernie Sanders (I-VT) called Israel Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu’s government “racist” at a CNN-hosted town hall on Monday.

Sanders agreed with an audience member who prefaced her question by saying that the senator, who is Jewish but did not include that fact in his remarks, has been an “outspoken critic” of Netanyahu.

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“Yet Israel is also one of America’s most important allies in the world,” the questioner said. “Given that Prime Minister Netanyahu just won another term in office, how do you plan to maintain the strong U.S.-Israel relationship, despite those critiques?”

“Look, what I have said over and over again — and I repeat to you — and I happen to — as a young man about your age, I spent a number of months in Israel,” Sanders said. “I worked on a kibbutz for a while. I have family in Israel. I am not anti-Israel.”

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