Bernie Sanders: I Am Not Talking About Socialism in Russia and Venezuela
YOUNG-WHITE: “That’s truly horrific. Would Bernie be sending small-business owners to forced labor camps?”
SANDERS: “Obviously, Soviet Union was an authoritarian society with no democratic rights, and fing you know history, you know the democratic socialists fought and stood up against that. You can look at what existed in the Soviet Union and Venezuela, that is not what I’m talking about at all.
YOUNG-WHITE: “So no one is going to the gulag?”
SANDERS: “Well, except— no.”