Taylor Swift broke her career-long political silence to endorse Democrats from Tennessee — and people are shocked
On Sunday night, Taylor Swift broke her career-long political silence to endorse two Democratic candidates from Tennessee.
People were stunned.
Some made jokes on Twitter.
Others were disappointed that she just now decided to disclose her personal political views.
After the final US show on her “Reputation” stadium tour, Taylor Swift took to Instagram to share a message with her fans unlike anything she’s ever posted before. On Sunday night, the “Delicate” singer broke her career-long political silence to endorse two Democratic candidates from Tennessee.
I’m writing this post about the upcoming midterm elections on November 6th, in which I’ll be voting in the state of Tennessee. In the past I’ve been reluctant to publicly voice my political opinions, but due to several events in my life and in the world in the past two years, I feel very differently about that now. I always have and always will cast my vote based on which candidate will protect and fight for the human rights I believe we all deserve in this country. I believe in the fight for LGBTQ rights, and that any form of discrimination based on sexual orientation or gender is WRONG. I believe that the systemic racism we still see in this country towards people …read more
Source:: Business Insider