Former Sanders Campaign Staffer Suing Pro-Bernie Organization For Discrimination

All is not well in far left Bernie Land. A former staffer for Sanders is now suing a pro-Bernie organization for alleged discrimination.

Once again, people on the far left are going after each other.

FOX News reports:

Former Bernie Sanders staffer sues pro-Sanders organization for racial discrimination

A former Bernie Sanders campaign staffer has filed a racial discrimination lawsuit against the pro-Sanders group, Our Revolution.

On “Fox & Friends” Monday, Tezlyn Figaro, who served as director for racial justice issues on the Sanders campaign in 2016, said she and others have been “concerned for years with issues of racism” among people working for the Vermont senator.

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“I’m not saying he himself is racist, but his movement is. It is a reason why no one from the 2016 black outreach department is there working for Senator Sanders,” she said.

Figaro said it was “important to [her]” to file the federal lawsuit laying out her allegations and what she experienced in 2016.

Figaro could present a real problem for the Bernie Sanders 2020 campaign. She has been very vocal in her criticism on Twitter:

Isn’t it interesting that Bernie doesn’t usually get asked about this by the media?

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