“This is an unusually vile performance by CNN,” tweeted Rolling Stone contributing editor Matt Taibbi.
One really does get the impression that if CNN were holding a debate on the Titanic, the first question would literally be about rearranging the deck chairs.
Sanders is clearly alarming powerful elements of America’s ruling elite.
"Am I going to demand that the wealthy and large corporations start paying their fair share of taxes? Damn right I will."
"Trump describes the free media as an "enemy of the people"; attacks leaders of democratic countries while cozying up to authoritarian nations; and now uses his influence to try to stop the counting of votes in FL and GA."
Defenders of free expression and members of the media denounced the president's move as a "clear attack on the First Amendment."
All of the targets have been vilified by President Trump in the past.
"The question that must be asked is why would the corporate media put their blind faith in a far right-wing economist whose past reports have been so thoroughly discredited by mainstream economists and experts?"
“We stand in strong solidarity with CNN for the right to full access for our journalists as part of a free and unfettered press.”