Michelle Obama’s Convention Speech Reveals an Anti-Politics, Calls for Civic Empathy

Michelle Obama’s keynote speech opened the Democratic National Convention with a critical message that encouraged voter turnout against Trump, while criticizing traditional politics. (Photo Credit Vox)

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Tuesday, August 18, 2020

During the middle of an impassioned public plea that Americans reject Donald Trump at the polls this November, Michelle Obama in a speech to the nation last night bluntly inserted: “I hate politics.”