But I thought SANDERS supporters were the misogynists!
HARVEY WEINSTEIN URGED CLINTON CAMPAIGN TO SILENCE SANDERS’S BLACK LIVES MATTER MESSAGE
[from October 7 2016]
HACKED EMAILS SHOW that movie mogul Harvey Weinstein, a longtime ally of Hillary Clinton and a major fundraiser for her 2016 campaign, urged her campaign team to silence rival Bernie Sanders’s message against police shootings of African-Americans. He suggested countering it with “the Sandy Hook issue” — a reference to Sanders’s opposition to lawsuits against gun manufacturers…
In an April 10 email sent to Clinton campaign manager Robby Mook, just days before the New York primary, Weinstein invited Mook to meet up. He pointed to a Sanders ad featuring Erica Garner — the daughter of Eric Garner, who was killed by New York City police officers — as well as growing support for Sanders among Latino activist leaders. “I’m probably telling you what you know already, but that needs to be silenced, probably with the Sandy Hook issue,” he wrote…
Throughout the primary, Clinton repeatedly assailed Sanders for his voteto limit legal liability for gun manufacturers, specifically claiming that vote was preventing the families of victims of the Sandy Hook massacre from successfully suing the industry. It was a feature of her attack on Sanders during their final debate in New York on April 14.
Sanders, meanwhile, countered with his otherwise strong support for gun control measures — and this incredibly powerful ad…
It was not the only instance in the hacked emails where Weinstein discussed political strategy with the campaign. On February 17, Weinstein sent Mook and Marshall a David Brooks column titled “Livin’ Bernie Sanders’s Danish Dream,” where the conservative columnist chastised Sanders for wanting to adopt much higher taxes as well as an expansive welfare state.Pastiche, Pacco Fransisco, Gryneos and 36 otherscaliny, Robert From NC, beemerphill, B Calm, NJOCK, misanthroptimist, 3FingerBrown, Nedsdag, HeartoftheMidwest, xynthee, pa28, Baba OhReally, WillyT, frylock, disillusioned73, broiles, Dragon Turtle, Ichingcarpenter, canoeist52, Lorien, Jefferson23, Babel 17, PADemD, Mabus, Betty Karlson, ravensong, PuffGranny, djean111, graycat, NothingcleverjustRay, closeupready, Charles, Pam, Scuba, Enthusiast, area woman like this
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