Shortly after that Bernie Sanders announced he withdrew his candidacy from the presidential race in the united States., numerous figures of Hollywood, lamented the news, because the political has been the favorite for a large part of the world of entertainment and culture.
John Leguizamo, Nancy Sinatra, Rosanna Arquette and Mia Farrow, were some of the stars who spoke out on social networks to dismiss the democrat and thank them for their election campaign, which has received the support of numerous figures from the world of cinema, in addition to musicians such as Ariana Grande, The Strokes and Bon Iver.
“Bravo, Bernie!”, tweeted Nancy Sinatra minutes after Sanders announced his decision.
Then, the interpreter of “These Boots Are Made for Walking” calling for unity of the Democratic Party, to maintain the objective of “defeating Donald Trump”.
Also the colombian John Leguizamo wanted to acknowledge the work of the political. “Thank You, Bernie! We all know that you have made us all more progressive and you’ve sacrificed a lot for Us,” he said of the candidate, who in this campaign has focused great support among latino voters.
At the same time, actress Alyssa Milano spent a few words more emotive to Sanders. “You’ve changed the game forever and you made us think of all the ways on how we need to do more and better. Your efforts will be reflected in the activism of generations and will inspire policies to make the world a better place. Thank you,” said the interpreter, has also been one of the leading voices of the movement #MeToo. The funny thing is that Milano has been criticized on previous occasions to Sanders and has positioned itself in favour of her opponent, Joe Biden.
Model and actress Emily Ratajkowski, who supported his candidacy in 2016 when he lost against Hillary Clinton and did so again in 2020, expressed his sadness at the decision.
“I feel so hopeless, devastated, and without force. Bernie is our future”, put it on Twitter.
Also the comedian Sarah Silverman said she was “heartbroken” by the withdrawal.
“Thank you for fighting for all”, tweeted next to the flag rainbow.
Since the launch for the second time to the presidential race, Sanders has met many representatives of the show.
For example, pop star Ariana Grande released several photos embracing him after a campaign event.
Singers like Halsey and Cardi B participated actively in his campaign and representatives of the “indie” like The Strokes, Vampire Weekend, Bon Iver have played music in their meetings, converted in large concerts.
Despite its salilda of the race, the senator from Vermont has managed to include in the agenda of debate in the united States issues considered almost taboo a few years ago, such as the introduction of health systems and public education, and universal. And Hollywood loved it.