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Bernie Sanders endorses & un-endorses Young Turks' Cenk Uygur for Congress in under 24hrs

One year ago   |   By RT

Democratic presidential hopeful Bernie Sanders has retracted his endorsement of Young Turks founder Cenk Uygur for a California House seat, less than 24 hours after making it following a torrential backlash over Uygur's “sexism.”
Sanders quietly withdrew his endorsement on Friday, referencing what appeared to be a face-saving move by the creator of the progressive news outlet on Friday.
. cenkuygur has been a longtime fighter against corruption. However, our movement is bigger than any one person. I hear my supporters who were frustrated and understand their concerns. Cenk today said he is...
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Bernie Sanders Retracts Cenk Uygur Endorsement 1 Day After Making It

Bernie Sanders Retracts Cenk Uygur Endorsement 1 Day After Making It

One year ago   |   By The Huffington Post

The Democratic congressional candidate has come under fire over comments he made about women in a series of blogs in the 2000s.
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Bernie Sanders Retracts Endorsement of Cenk Uygur After Criticism

Bernie Sanders Retracts Endorsement of Cenk Uygur After Criticism

One year ago   |   By NY Times

Mr. Sanders had said Mr. Uygur was “a voice we desperately need in Congress.” But many Democrats condemned the endorsement, citing Mr. Uygur's history of offensive comments.
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