Black Congressional Leader, Joyce Beatty

“I stand in solidarity with Black women and allies across the country in defense of our constitutional right to vote,” Democratic Congresswoman Joyce said in a statement in response to her arrest. “We have come too far and fought too hard to see everything systematically dismantled and restricted by those who wish to silence us.”Continue reading

Joe Biden - US Politics

“At President Biden’s direction, U.S. military forces earlier this evening conducted defensive precision airstrikes against facilities used by Iran-backed militia groups in the Iraq-Syria border region. The targets were selected because these facilities are utilized by Iran-backed militias that are engaged in unmanned aerial vehicle (UAV) attacks against U.S. personnel and facilities in Iraq. Specifically, the U.S. strikes targeted operational and weapons storage facilities at two locations in Syria and one location in Iraq, both of which lie close to the border between those countries. Several Iran-backed militia groups, including Kata’ib Hezbollah (KH) and Kata’ib Sayyid al-Shuhada (KSS), used these facilities.”Continue reading

Mitch McConnell, Joe Biden, Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez

“When discussing the future of American democracy (whatever that means anymore), age is much more than just a number – the Democratic establishment made it that way,” said an op-ed in the January issue of Teen Vogue that bemoaned the lack of younger people in congressional leadership and the Oval Office. “They’ve relied on the youth vote without representing young voters’ concerns, but that’s a trick that won’t work much longer. It’s time to hear us out. It’s time to give us a turn. It’s time for real renewal.”Continue reading