Read: Bernie Sanders defends democratic socialism during remarks in Washington, DC

Read: Bernie Sanders defends democratic socialism during remarks in Washington, DC
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Sen. Bernie SandersBernie SandersTrump preps conspiracy theory to explain faltering economy Sanders doubles down on 'Medicare For All' defense: 'We have not changed one word' Sanders, Warren back major shift to fight drug overdoses MORE (I-Vt.), a 2020 Democratic presidential hopeful, defended democratic socialism during a speech on Wednesday in Washington, D.C.

Sanders called for a 21st century Bill of Rights and called on America to reject President TrumpDonald John TrumpGraham: America must 'accept the pain that comes in standing up to China' Weld 'thrilled' more Republicans are challenging Trump New data challenges Trump's economic narrative MORE’s policies.

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You can read his remarks, delivered at George Washington University, below.

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