Sanders doesn’t think he needs to apologize to the Black Lives Matter

Sanders was on the oofense reminding people that he had campaigned for the nations first Balck (Mixed ) President …His campaagn also moved to schedule meetings with Black and Hispanic groups , something they had failed to do intially….

Democratic presidential candidate and Sen. Bernie Sanders (I-VT) told CNN on Sunday that he doesn’t think he needs to apologize to the Black Lives Matter movement after members of the group forced him offstage at a campaign stop in Seattle. But one of his staffers already did so.

In an email obtained by BuzzFeed news, Sanders’ African-American outreach director, Marcus Ferrell, told Black Lives Matter leadership that he was sorry “it took our campaign so long to officially reach out,” and asked to kick off a formal dialogue. Sanders told Chuck Todd on “Meet the Press” that the email was sent “without my knowledge” and that his campaign was going to be working “with all groups.”


These are the same folks who yelled at Obama. We have tons of them here in Northern California, and many seem determined to find fault no matter what. Sanders has a perfect record, as does Hillary, but there are always folks who will be dissatisfied. This group is now protesting in Oakland because a black suspect was shot pointing a gun at cop (a real gun, not a toy like one other situation here), and yes, police followed protocol and told him to put the… Read more »
Scott P

Didn’t Martin O’Mallet capitulate to this group’s demands? If so where did that get him? Stuck at 1%.

Sanders civil rights record is stellar and he needs no lecturing from this crew.

My Name Is jack

I’m no fan of this Black Lives Matter group.I have seen them up close here in SC.They seem like some Black Nationalist type group and seem to generate much more heat than support.

Sanders “owes” them nothing.

Indeed, it is THEY who owe him a apology.

Democratic Socialist Dave

Apologize for what?

I agree.


Bernie is right.

Scott P

And he doesnt