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Wednesday, February 24, 2016

STOP BERNIE SPLAINING TO BLACK VOTERS



Sanders is a solid candidate and his integrity and earnestness are admirable, but that can get lost in the noise of advocacy.

Tucked among all this Bernie-splaining by some supporters, it appears to me, is a not-so-subtle, not-so-innocuous savior syndrome and paternalistic patronage that I find so grossly offensive that it boggles the mind that such language should emanate from the mouths — or keyboards — of supposed progressives.


 The level of condescension in these comments is staggering

~Charles M. Blow, NY TIMES


http://www.nytimes.com/2016/02/11/opinion/campaign-stops/stop-bernie-splaining-to-black-voters.html?smid=fb-share&_r=0