US TV network MSNBC is under pressure to fire host Chris Matthews after he compared Bernie Sander’s Nevada caucus win to Nazi Germany’s invasion of France.
By Bethan Smoleniec
Feb. 23, 2020
Senator Bernie Sanders on Saturday earned a decisive victory Saturday in the Nevada caucuses, solidifying his frontrunner status in the race to choose the Democratic nominee who faces President Donald Trump in November’s election.
MSNBC host Chris Matthews compared Mr Sander’s landslide Nevada win to when Nazi soldiers invaded France during World War II, prompting calls on social media for his resignation.
MSNBC host Chris Matthews compares Bernie Sanders' likely win in Nevada to Nazi Germany defeating France. pic.twitter.com/BFZnf9fSPv
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