Sen. Bernie Sanders Discusses Impact of Hyperglobalization on COVID-19

Corporate-rigged Trade Destroyed Our Manufacturing Base

To date, more than 100,000 people are dead in the United States, and more than 30 million Americans have lost their jobs. Decades of corporate-rigged trade deals – paired with Trump’s inability to coordinate an effective COVID-19 response – are making the pandemic’s effects more devastating. COVID-19 and the shortages of critical medical supplies and shattered supply chains spotlight everything wrong with both the Trump administration and the current rules for the global economy.