Bernie Fans Abandoned DNC Protest Because ‘Microaggressions’ Made Them Cry

hillary clintonA contingent of Bernie Sanders supporters were so upset by “microaggressions” at the Democratic National Convention Thursday that they were too distraught to carry out a planned disruption of Hillary Clinton‘s speech.

So reports TIME‘s Charlotte Alter:

Alter later clarified that “microaggression” was indeed their wording, not hers.

The Sanders supporters didn’t lay out exactly what part of Clinton’s speech made them feel marginalized, but she did at one point use the words “hard work.”

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