Bernie Sanders praising Castro and Nicaragua’s Sandinista government

(Video Above) 2020 Presidential candidate Bernie Sanders, the socialist from Vermont who hopes to challenge Donald Trump in the 2020 election, praised the Castro regime and Nicaragua’s Sandinista government when he returned from a trip he took to South America in 1985.

(Video Below) Senator Bernie Sanders is standing by the praise he extended to the late Cuban dictator Fidel Castro in wake of mounting backlash from a contingent of Democratic lawmakers.

(Video Below) Speaking during CNN’s “The Final Five” election special, Sen. Bernie Sanders defended a stance he took in 1985 as it related to the Cuban revolution.