[PW] Bernie Sanders quotation
dlh at donnahalper.com
Sun Sep 11 20:16:16 PDT 2016
On 9/11/2016 9:59 PM, Leigh, Robin wrote:
> Does any one have a reliable citation for this quotation by Bernie Sanders? I wrote to his web site contact, but haven't received a response and I am not from Vermont. Thank you.
> "Choosing to spend our tax money on building our nation instead of endless war is not 'magical thinking'"
This meme began appearing in late February 2016, on Twitter, as I
recall. I don't know if Bernie actually said it (although it does look
like something close to several of his tweets), but I am sure his former
social media director would have a list of his tweets from back then.
For what it's worth, his former Communications Director was Michael
Briggs and his press secretary was Symone Sanders (no relation). I am
sure either or both are on Google and could answer your question.
Donna L. Halper, PhD
Associate Professor of Communication and Media Studies
Lesley University, Cambridge MA
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