Michelle Obama’s Closing Argument | Joe Biden For President 2020
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“Michelle Obama slams Trump’s coronavirus response in ‘closing argument’ for Biden”
After months of protests across the country following the deaths of George Floyd, Breonna Taylor and Ahmaud Arbery, the former first lady slammed the president for “stoking fears about Black and brown Americans, lying about how minorities will destroy the suburbs, whipping up violence and intimidation,” in a new 24-minute video.
“Obama reminded viewers that the protests across the nation have overwhelmingly been a peaceful call for racial solidarity.
“She criticized Trump at length without ever mentioning him by name,” by ABC News. Read more
“Former vice president Joe Biden was standing on the tarmac Monday chatting with reporters at New Castle County Airport before boarding his campaign plane for Miami. Biden was wearing a mask and so were the journalists, but the plane’s engine was whirring and as he was answering questions about whether he would participate in the upcoming scheduled debate, he began to drift from socially distanced range into normal speaking range. And so, with no fanfare but unmistakable firmness, Jill Biden approached her husband from behind, reminded him of proper spacing and physically moved him several paces back.
“Biden apologized for his spatial indiscretion and then carried on with his thoughts about the importance of following the science in the midst of the coronavirus pandemic.
“An entire campaign was summed up in that simple gesture — and by Biden’s response to it,” by Pulitzer Prize-winning Robin Givhan, published in The Washington Post. Read the full text.