Ben & Jerry's Shows Voting Is Sweet With 'Empower Mint' Ice Cream
The Bernie Sanders flavor is also mint-based — apparently that's a very politically active flavor.By Katie Link | May 17, 2016
Ben & Jerry's is playing politics again — this time in the name of "benefiting democracy" and with a flavor called "Empower Mint."
The peppermint ice cream with fudge brownies and fudge swirls is meant to call attention to voting restrictions in states across the country.
"We need to have a democracy that represents everyone," founder Jerry Greenfield said.