Disastrous debate shows the need for another option – NOW!
It is difficult to even come up with words to say after such an embarrassingly childish display. That debate was a joke — just like we knew it would be. It would have been difficult to imagine such a disgraceful event, and yet it was exactly what we should expect from two out of touch megalomaniacs who have nothing to offer the American people except for claims that the other one is worse.
From the very first question, it was clear that there would not be a moment of meaningful dialogue in the night. President Trump and Joe Biden were asked to discuss the economy, COVID-19, criminal justice reform, climate change, healthcare, and race relations. Either one of them could have taken time to lay out a plan, discuss the roots of the problems we are faced with, and try to assure voters that they are equipped to take on the challenges at hand. Yet in the only brief moments when shouting and interrupting wasn’t all that could be heard, the messages these candidates managed to broadcast were empty and divisive. Both made repeatedly false statements or offered completely false promises, both took swipes
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