Bernie Sanders – Bernie Sanders said a huge percentage of Walmart workers are black. He was off by a lot

The Truth-o-Meter says: False | Bernie Sanders said a huge percentage of Walmart workers are black. He was off by a lot

Racial and economic inequality are key issues for Bernie Sanders. In a Washington Post op-ed on the disparities between blacks and whites, the Democratic presidential candidate brought the two themes together. He said "the black-white wealth gap could be closed by targeting the extreme wealth at the very top." "The straightest path to racial equality is through the one percent," Sanders wrote July 10. "A system where we don’t address both racial and economic disparity is a system in which some people, especially African Americans, are going to be left behind." Sanders sharpened the point with the example of …

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