• Before he was a Democratic Socialist, Bernie Sanders pushed for nationalizing major industries in the 1970s

    10 days ago - By Chron

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    Sen. Bernie Sanders pushed for the nationalization of most major industries as a leader of a "radical political party" in the 1970s, according to a new report.
    Sanders reportedly embraced nationalizing most major industries in the US, including the energy industry and banks, as well as telephone, electric, and drug companies.
    The Vermont senator is not quite as far to the left in the present day but still gets labeled a "radical" by political opponents because of his progressive platform.
    Sen. Bernie Sanders has at times been labeled a radical for his progressive...
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  • Before he was a Democratic Socialist, Bernie Sanders pushed for nationalizing major industries in the 1970s

    Before he was a Democratic Socialist, Bernie Sanders pushed for nationalizing major industries in the 1970s

    10 days ago - By Business Insider

    Sen. Bernie Sanders pushed for the nationalization of most major industries as a leader of a "radical political party" in the 1970s, according to a new report.
    Sanders reportedly embraced nationalizing most major industries in the US, including: the energy industry, public ownership of banks, telephone, electric, and drug companies.
    The Vermont senator is not quite as far to the left in the present day, but still gets labeled a "radical" by political opponents because of his progressive platform.
    Sen. Bernie Sanders has at times been labeled a radical for his progressive policy platform...
    Read more ...