In case you needed evidence that the 2020 Democratic field is just plain crazy, here you go.
Socialist candidate Bernie Sanders is threatening to prosecute (and by implication imprison), executives working for fossil fuel companies.
This is truly revolutionary stuff – and it’s chillingly reminiscent of other socialist regimes that had a habit of imprisoning their enemies.
It’s right there on Twitter:
Fossil fuel executives should be criminally prosecuted for the destruction they have knowingly caused. #GreenNewDeal
— Bernie Sanders (@BernieSanders) August 22, 2019
One has to wonder what the thousands of oil field workers and coal miners who Bernie wants to put out of business think about this.
It’s just another reminder that the stakes in the 2020 election are higher than ever.
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