Minneapolis was a huge rally. It looked like it took place in a stadium. The whole rally was three hours, ten minutes. There was live music, beginning with hip-hop artist Brother Ali and New Power Generation. Minneapolis is Prince’ hometown, and New Power Generation was Prince’ band for several years.
Dearly Beloved. We are gathered here today to get through this thing called life… Let’s go crazy for justice… Let’s go crazy for turning the dynamics of this country in the justice direction for everyday people. Let’s go crazy for a revolution. Who’s with me? (cheers)… In the words of Barbara Jordan, ‘What people want is simple. They want an America as good as its promise.’
- Nina Turner
Bernie introduces the next First Lady, Jane Sanders.
The grassroots movement we are building is a multi-generational, multi-racial, working class movement (cheers) that says, proudly and loudly, we are tired of the exploitation of working people of this country.