Former US Presidential candidate Tulsi Gabbard on Tuesday introduced her exit from the Democratic Social gathering, blaming the social gathering for racializing each situation within the nation and denouncing it because the “elitist cabal of warmongers.”
Gabbard made the announcement in an roughly 30-minute video posted on her social media account, as she attacked the establishment for its practices.
Blaming the Democratic social gathering for anti-white racism, the previous consultant introduced that she will not be a member of the social gathering she remained part of for 20 years.
“I can not stay in as we speak’s Democratic Social gathering that’s now beneath the entire management of an elitist cabal of warmongers pushed by cowardly wokeness, who divide us by racializing each situation and stoke anti-white racism,” Tulsi Gabbard mentioned in a video posted on her Twitter deal with.
Gabbard additional went on to name on her fellow Democrats to affix her and go away the social gathering. Nevertheless, she has not introduced any plans concerning her new political associations or becoming a member of the Republican Social gathering as of now.
Tulsi Gabbard grew up in Hawaii and at 21 ran for Hawai Statehouse. Earlier than that, she was not politically affiliated in any method. She remained a Democrat for the final 20 years.
Lambasting the Democratic Social gathering for undermining the essential freedoms of individuals within the nation, she mentioned that she believes in a authorities that’s of, by, and for the folks, nevertheless, as we speak’s Democratic Social gathering doesn’t stand by these values.
“I imagine in a authorities that’s of, by, and for the folks. Sadly, as we speak’s Democratic Social gathering doesn’t. As an alternative, it stands for a authorities of, by, and for the highly effective elite. I am calling on my fellow frequent sense independent-minded Democrats to affix me in leaving the Democratic Social gathering,” she mentioned in her video.
Notably, Tulsi Gabbard was the primary Hindu lawmaker within the US Congress to run for the presidential publish.
Gabbard additionally served in a discipline medical unit of the Hawaii Military Nationwide Guard in a fight zone in Iraq from 2004 to 2005 and was deployed to Kuwait from 2008 to 2009.