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Bernie Sanders Unveils Sweeping Policy Platform To Combat Racial Inequality

Posted by New Leaders Council 4 Admin on August 10, 2015 at 1:21 PM

Originally published on Huffington Post on August 9, 2015 by Marina Fang. 

Sanders addressed the issue in front of more than 20,000 supporters in Portland, drawing his largest crowd yet.

WASHINGTON -- A day after being interrupted by Black Lives Matters protesters at a campaign event in Seattle, Washington, Democratic presidential candidate Sen. Bernie Sanders (I-Vt.) released a detailed platform on combating racial inequality.

Sanders' campaign posted the platform on his website on Sunday, and he addressed the issue of racial justice that evening in front of more than 20,000 supporters in Portland, drawing his largest crowd yet along the campaign trail. Nearly 12,000 people attended Saturday’s event in Seattle.

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