WASHINGTON-Joe Biden declares war on Donald Trump and his Maga Republicans, gathered under the right-wing populist banners of Make America Great Again.
Ilsole24ore reports. In 24 succinct and sharp minutes, he condemned them as “extremists who do not believe in the Constitution, respect for the law and the will of the people.” Who refuse to recognize “the result of free elections” and who today as yesterday work to frustrate them. Who “want to destroy democracy” and represent, with the current dominant position gained in the Republican Party, a “threat to the very foundations of our republic” and the values of the country.
“The Maga forces are determined to take the country backwards,” he said, outlining the risk of obscurantism, “Determined to return to an America where there is no right to choice, no right to privacy, no right to contraception, no right to marry who you love. To these he contrasted his vision of America, described instead as prosperous and more just. And he claimed what he described as his administration’s successes in this direction, from supporting the economy to health care reform that lowers drug costs to combating greenhouse affection.