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Bernie Being a Millionaire Isn't a Big Deal Despite attempted smears on Bernie Sanders for potentially being a millionaire, the attacks are both petty and a total distraction from the important policy ... (Image by YouTube, Channel: David Pakman Show) DetailsDMCA
Bernie is a millionaire So are 50% of people his age, according to David Pakman. (correction. The average worth of people 75 is about $850,000) And Bernie did it through sales of a $27 book, rather than by taking hundreds of thousands of dollars from the most powerful corporations, as Hillary did.
The news is out. Bernie Sanders is a millionaire. There are plenty of detractors-- conservatives and their cousins-- hillbot former Hillary supporters. They're saying that he is no longer one of us and suggesting he is a hypocrite for attacking wealth inequality.
RT @RBReich: Here’s the attack ad “Think Progress” put about Bernie Sanders a few days ago. Think Progress is a project of the Center for A… at
This a total crock and the kind of toxic garbage spewed by fake progressives, like Center For Amerian Progress, founded by former Hillary campaign manager, John Podesta. Ironically, it's not very different from what we'd expect from a Fox News contributor.
RT @SaraCarterDC: Do you remember @BernieSanders rant against billionaires multiple yachts and cars? He said: 'You can't have it all'... Un… at
Considering that Bernie is the most popular politician in the world and that he had a very successful book, it would be difficult not to become a millionaire.
In fact, I love it that Bernie became a millionaire because, like his campaign, hundreds of thousands of people invested in buying his book-- which makes him a bottom-up millionaire. And it is no surprise that the retail price for the hardcover edition of the book was $27. My hope is that Bernie will set an example for how a bottom-up, for the people millionaire acts.
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Rob Kall has spent his adult life as an awakener and empowerer-- first in the field of biofeedback, inventing products, developing software and a music recording label, MuPsych, within the company he founded in 1978-- Futurehealth, and founding, organizing and running 3 conferences: Winter Brain, on Neurofeedback and consciousness, Optimal Functioning and Positive Psychology (a pioneer in the field of Positive Psychology, first presenting workshops on it in 1985) and Storycon Summit Meeting on the Art Science and Application of Story-- each the first of their kind. Then, when he found the process of raising people's consciousness and empowering them to take more control of their lives one person at a time was too slow, he founded Opednews.com-- which has been the top search result on Google for the terms liberal news and progressive opinion for several years. Rob began his Bottom-up Radio show, broadcast on WNJC 1360 AM to Metro Philly, also available on iTunes, covering the transition of our culture, business and world from predominantly Top-down (hierarchical, centralized, authoritarian, patriarchal, big) to bottom-up (egalitarian, local, interdependent, grassroots, archetypal feminine and small.) Recent long-term projects include a book, Bottom-up-- The Connection Revolution, debillionairizing the planet and the Psychopathy Defense and Optimization (more...)