From an op-ed published today by Joe Biden:
That pursuit of a more perfect union has been thrown off course in recent years — and no one bears more responsibility than President Donald Trump.
Every day, he finds new ways to tarnish and dismantle our democracy — from baseless attacks on our voting rights to the use of military force against Americans protesting peacefully for racial justice.
He has systematically gone after the guardrails of our democracy: the free press, the courts, and our fundamental belief that no one in America — not even the president — is above the law.
To ensure that our democratic values are able to rise to new heights, I will take decisive steps to strengthen our foundation.
It means rooting out systemic racism from every area of society it infects — from unfairly administered COVID-19 recovery funds, to laws that perpetuate racial wealth gaps, to health disparities, to housing policy, to policing, to our justice system and everywhere in between.
Read the full piece.
— The Hill (@thehill) July 4, 2020