Bernie Sanders Talks Policy With Run The Jewels’ Killer Mike In New Interview [Watch]

first_imgVermont Senator Bernie Sanders continues to recruit notable pop artists in hopes of furthering his push towards becoming President in the upcoming 2020 election. After meeting with Cardi B in Detroit, MI earlier this summer to discuss issues like minimum wage in America, Sanders linked up with Run The Jewels rapper and supporter Michael “Killer Mike” Render for a new on-camera interview.Related: Run The Jewels’ Killer Mike Talks Bernie Sanders And Gang-Sponsored Merchandise During Appearance On ‘Seth Meyers’Sanders, who is no stranger to plugging himself into musical settings in hopes of getting his message across to younger voters, recently sat down with Killer Mike in the rapper’s hometown of Atlanta, GA to talk all things government policy ranging from wealth inequality to health care and the affect big pharma has on lower-income Americans.“Black people are more disproportionately affected by diabetes than any other group,” Render is heard saying in the interview in relation to how some Americans have difficulty affording the overpriced cost of insulin in America. “So when you say diabetes and are talking about free health care, I want people who look like me on the other side of the camera to recognize this is a black issue.”Watch the new 10-minute interview below.Bernie Sanders & Killer Mike Interview[Video: Bernie Sanders]Render has had plenty of free time in his schedule since Run The Jewels have not performed since this past winter. The rap duo’s next upcoming performance is set for September 7th with their appearance at Goose Island Beer Co.’s 215 Block Party in Philadelphia, PA. Click here for tickets to the end-of-summer event. [H/T Rolling Stone]last_img read more

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Niko Kovač ‘confident’ on getting Leroy Sané, Pep hints otherwise

first_imgImage Courtesy: Getty/PAAdvertisementIts very usual for German elite footballers to have a career spell with the Bavarian giants, and Manchester City starman Leroy Sané is looking to head that way soon as Bayern manager Niko Kovač has hinted on a coming done deal for the player.Image Courtesy: Getty/PAThe Citizens refused a previous deal of £70 million for the 23 year old winger, who was heavily linked with the Bundesliga champions throughtout the transfer window.However, reports now indicate that a speculated fee of £90 million has been agreed by both sides.However, the Bayern gaffer was already optimistic about the deal beforehand.According to ZDF, the 47 year old said: “Our leadership is very engaged in the situation there. I’m confident and assume that we will get him”Leroy Sané update. Nico Kovac is confident: “Our leadership is very engaged in the situation there. I’m confident and assume that we will get him”. 🔵 #MCFC #Bayern #transfers— Fabrizio Romano (@FabrizioRomano) July 28, 2019Although, City boss Pep Guardiola is suggesting different.“We want him to stay and there is an offer waiting to talk with his agents to extend his contract,” the Spaniard stated.“He is a guy who I appreciate a lot. I like him a lot. I think he has an incredible gap to be better in terms of being connected in the game.“He has to decide. If he wants and there is an agreement, then it’s good. But if he wants to leave, he can do it. We will be sad – hopefully he stays.”The German forward was signed from Bundesliga side Schalke back in 2016 for a total of £46.5 million, and has been showcasing a tremendous performance, scoring 25 goals in 89 appearances for City, and even won the PFA Young Player of the Year award for the 2017-18 season.Advertisementlast_img read more

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