To have a woman, the first black woman vice-president in American history - it looks good, it sounds good, but what can you do, she's not my pick. Kamala is not my choice because I would have liked for [Democratic presidential candidate] Joe Biden to go with more of a progressive [candidate]. As a young black voter, I would have rather seen a progressive, I would have rather seen Elizabeth Warren, I would have rather seen Bernie Sanders.
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The environmental justice portion of me is not jumping for joy, but she's also not the worst on those issues. Why Is This Happening? So, this is going to come down to key voters in swing states and whether or not Kamala can persuade them. A big thing for her is that she really wanted to go for the African-American community and act like her policies were going to benefit us, but her womxn record didn't line up with Milf dating in Alachua policy stances so it made a ogod of people wary.
My mother came of age in the aftermath of the infamous Moynihan Report and became a teen mother one month after Ronald Reagan was elected to the presidency. When [former US president Barack] Obama was campaigning they attacked [his wife] Michelle - and she wasn't even campaigning. She will be able to talk to Biden Housewives looking casual sex Davenport Virginia a black woman and have his ear and let Whays know how this is going to impact the black community.
I can't imagine what it's going to be like for Senator Harris.
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I think that we kind of get carried away by 'firsts', especially as black people, by the 'first this' and 'first that', it's just seen as a gigantic milestone. When we say "is America ready?
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Kamala doesn't shake the table enough for me in terms of her demands for things that I hold dear, such as universal healthcare, the total elimination of student debt, raising the minimum wage, and also her history as a prosecutor in California isn't abouy a strong mark on her for me. My mother had been a teen mom, a choice that curtailed her educational prospects and limited her economic power. It could be a lot of things that will able to affect not just the African-American community but the middle class as a whole.
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I hope that he listens to her. I think that Kamala's proposed policies are not what the black community necessarily needs right now. I'm abouf thrilled, but to me this was expected, it was a safe choice. Kamala is not my choice because I would have liked for [Democratic presidential candidate] Joe Biden to go with more of a progressive [candidate].
I am now 37 years old. But because Single horny women in East Providence stakes were so incredibly high, it was exceedingly difficult not to become a steadfast adherent to the dictates of neoliberalism.
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If you break one of these rules and terrible consequences befall you, just remember that this is a world of your own making. Maybe inthings will be different. As a young black voter, I would have rather seen a progressive, I would have rather seen Elizabeth Warren, I would have rather seen Bernie Sanders.
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Racial disparities in maternal health throw this lie into especially sharp relief. I think this is going to be energizing to people on both sides, both Democrats and Republicans.
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They're going to find reasons to attack her but I think it's the job of those of us who are supportive to be very vocal on the other side and be a champion for her. I can see a lot of great things coming from this. The indefatigable reach of systems of white supremacy, patriarchy and capitalism shatters the Invictus-fueled fantasy that most of us are taught to believe. Last year, I received tenure from the institution where I work as a professor.