Last week, Trump indicated that a vaccine for the virus could be developed as soon as October despite most experts predicting a vaccine development by the end of 2020. But he promised that the future coronavirus vaccine would be safe despite its rapid testing and development process. … [Read more...] about Donald Trump Demands Joe Biden and Kamala Harris Apologize for ‘Reckless Anti-Vaccine Rhetoric’
Why is kamala harris running for president
Many people cast Harris's shoes as a sign she is a candidate for an evolving constituency. At a time when many in the Democratic Party are calling for a different kind of leader, a sentiment that contributed to Biden's promise to name a woman as running mate, Harris's shoes resonated with those who saw something more familiar in low-rise Chucks than the usual polished wingtips. … [Read more...] about Kamala Harris goes viral – for her shoe choice
It's not that Kamala Harris hadn't discussed her Black racial identity before. She is a proud Black woman. And like Tiger Woods, Meghan Markle, and, of course, Barack Obama, Harris has come to expect lines of inquiry that necessitate such acts of racial self-disclosure. But Harris's DNC remarks felt like a calculated corrective to a 2019 interview in which she claimed that Snoop Dogg, Tupac, and Cardi B were her favorite artists. What was perhaps merely an ill-prepared response to a softball question became a cringe-worthy meme in which Harris's grasp of hip-hop came across as slippery and her authenticity was called into question. Harris's defenders complained that her "blackness" was being unfairly challenged and critiqued while snickering pundits accused Harris of lying and "playing up parts of her identity to impress Black voters." Before announcing her presidential run, Harris had spoken much more convincingly of her love for Stevie Wonder, Bootsy Collins, and Aretha Franklin. But … [Read more...] about Does Kamala Harris’s music matter?
Repeating a line that drew criticism earlier this week, Trump told North Carolinians to "make sure you send the ballot in, then make sure you go to your polling place and make sure it counts." He complained of "unsolicited ballots" being sent to those who hadn't requested them. … [Read more...] about Trump tears into Kamala Harris at campaign rally, claims she’s ‘further left’ than Bernie Sanders
“I believe them and I respect them being able to tell their story and having the courage to do it,” Harris said in April 2019. Asked if Biden should run for president, Harris said: “He’s going to have to make that decision for himself. I wouldn’t tell him what to do.” … [Read more...] about FLASHBACK: Kamala Harris Called Kavanaugh Accuser ‘A True Profile In Courage’