Bloomberg campaign deletes "satirical" tweets about Sanders loving dictators

by Adam Ford · Feb 26th, 2020 1:01 pm

Mike Bloomberg's campaign has deleted a series of tweets that were intended to be comical depictions of Bernie Sanders loving dictators.

The entire thread can be viewed below:

The last tweet in the thread was criticized especially harshly and blasted as "homophobic."

A campaign spokesperson told The Guardian and The Advocate:

"To be clear — all of these are satire — with the exception of the 60 Minutes clip."

The tweets were intended to mock Sanders' praising of Fidel Castro and communist China.


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