"I feel like he might be the white version of Barack Obama": These middle schoolers get super candid debating Bernie Sanders vs. Hillary Clinton

See what the youth have to say about who should be the next president


Janet UpadhyePeter CooperKatie Levingston
March 23, 2016 5:22PM (UTC)

New York City middle school students are feeling the Bern, don't trust Hillary Clinton and debated what it takes for a woman to be president. They might be holding out for Kanye's bid in 2020, though.

The students took a break from their P.S. 127 arts & literacy after school program to candidly discuss.

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