Bernie Sanders slams Elon Musk, Jeff Bezos’ ‘Joyrides to Space’ in Viral Speech – Reuters

US Senator Bernie Sanders criticized US billionaires in a recent speech, saying, “Anyone who thinks we don’t have an oligarchy here in America is seriously mistaken.” His speech quickly went viral on social media, with many users joining him in his speech. decrying billionaires like Elon Musk, Jeff Bezos, Richard Branson — their space travels, superyachts and mansions — even as others disagreed with him on what constitutes an oligarchy. Branson, it should be noted, is an English billionaire. billionaires like Elon Musk, Jeff Bezos, Richard Branson go for a ride in space on their rockets. They buy superyachts for $500 million,” Bernie said in his speech.

Repeating his idea, Bernie also tweeted: “The question before us is whether we are going to stand with the billionaires and big money interests or are we going to stand with the working families of this country and protect their interests”.

One Twitter user alleged: “It’s [sic] takes 130 million people from the bottom half (middle and lower class) to equal the wealth of just 2 people in our country smh [sic]. We know who they are and this corporate greed must stop! I shouldn’t have to live on 2 paychecks if I work all week. Living wages now! »

In a series of tweets, Bernie also spoke out against Bezos’ space travel subsidy.

Many of the world’s billionaires are set to become billionaires in the near future, Elon Musk being the first among them. Musk could become the first person to amass $1 trillion in net worth and it could happen as early as 2024, Teslarati reported. The projection is the result of research conducted by Tipalti Approve.

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