As Trump Attacks Press and Spreads Inane Voter Fraud Lies, Bernie Sanders Says ‘Authoritarian’ Is Only Way to Describe Him

“Trump describes the free media as an ‘enemy of the people’; attacks leaders of democratic countries while cozying up to authoritarian nations; and now uses his influence to try to stop the counting of votes in Florida and Georgia,” Sanders wrote, referring to the president’s demand earlier this week that Florida immediately end its legally required recount and declare the GOP candidates he endorsed the winners.

“There is only one way to describe him: Authoritarian,” the Vermont senator added.