Bernie Sanders Speaks with the Weekly on Disneyland and the Fight for Fair Wages
Updated: Aug 14
Senator Bernie Sanders gave the cause of Disney Resort workers a boost on Saturday when he spoke before a packed audience at the River Arena in Anaheim. The democratic socialist waved his finger while denouncing income inequality during his speech. He also listened attentively to the stories of Disney Resort workers assembled for a panel and offered commentary in between them. Good Jobs Nation live streamed the rally and roundtable discussion to a wider audience across the country. Sanders’ appearance made national headlines and further dramatized the fight to lift workers out of poverty by supporting a local $15 living wage ordinance for taxpayer-subsidized companies in the Anaheim Resort.
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