I keep saying that the right hates democracy. They do not want people voting. They do not believe that elected officials serve the electorate. The think the people should serve the elected officials. Here is a well paid republican operative gleefully happy over the fact some people wont be able to vote. Is this democracy? Is this what the dream of our country could be is? Hugs
The Washington Post reports:
As the presidential campaign entered its final stages, a fresh-faced Republican activist named Charlie Kirk stepped into the spotlight at a closed-door gathering of leading conservatives and shared his delight about an impact of the coronavirus pandemic: the disruption of America’s universities. So many campuses had closed, he said, that up to a half-million left-leaning students probably would not vote.
“So, please keep the campuses closed,” Kirk, 26, said in August as the audience cheered, according to video of the event obtained by The Washington Post. “Like, it’s a great thing.” The gathering in Northern Virginia was organized by the Council for National Policy, a little-known group that has served for decades as a hub for a nationwide network of conservative activists and the donors who support them.
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