Vermont Senator and potential 2020 presidential candidate Bernie Sanders warned the nation of the threats posed by “acid rain” and the “destruction of the o-zone layer” back in 1989, saying the country faced a pressing “existential crisis.”
“Climate change is the existential crisis of our time. Why isn’t this something we talk about on the news every day?” posted Sanders on social media.
Climate change is the existential crisis of our time. Why isn't this something we talk about on the news every day? pic.twitter.com/O8t0Zsa3ZR
— Bernie Sanders (@SenSanders) March 11, 2019
“We face, as all people know, an ecological crisis in our time. Whether it’s acid rain, the destruction of the o-zone layer, the greenhouse effect,” said Sanders.
BERNIE EXPLODES: Sanders Says Trump a ‘RACIST’ Dividing Country by ‘Color of Our Skin’
Vermont Senator Bernie Sanders exploded on President Trump Monday; viciously saying the Commander-in-Chief is a “racist” intentionally trying to divide the United States “by the color of our skin.”
Socialist Sen. Bernie Sanders (I-VT) at a Martin Luther King Jr. event: "It gives me no pleasure to tell you that we now have a President of the United States who is a racist." pic.twitter.com/73XjOuPYRU
— Ryan Saavedra (@RealSaavedra) January 21, 2019
“Today we talk about justice, today we talk about racism. I must tell you it gives me no pleasure to tell you that we now have a President of the United States who is a racist,” said Sanders.
“What a president is supposed to do is bring us together. We have a president intentionally, purposely trying to divide us up by the color of our skin, by our gender, by the country we came from, by our religion,” he added.
BERNIE GOES BERSERK: Sanders Says US Government ‘Bombs Houses and Buses of Children’ Overseas
Potential 2020 Democratic candidate Bernie Sanders raised eyebrows across the country Thursday night after supporters posted a video on social media where the Senator accused the US of “bombing houses and buses of children.”
“This is the US Senate, we just starve little children, we go bomb houses and buses of children, and we give tax breaks to billionaires, but we don’t use dirty words!” said Sanders while speaking with left-wing comedian Sarah Silverman.
Bernie: No, no, this is the US Senate, we just starve little children, we go bomb houses and buses of children, and we give tax breaks to billionaires, but we don't use dirty words! pic.twitter.com/O52riuBMNT
— People for Bernie (@People4Bernie) March 8, 2019
The video was originally recorded during the run-up to the 2018 midterm elections.
Sanders officially kicked off his 2020 presidential campaign weeks ago; saying he plans to fulfill the “political revolution” he began during the 2016 primary process.