My forecast of the 2020 presidential election. Many thanks to CNN for their amazing interactive map.

If you believe in the ideal of a democratic society where EVERYONE is empowered to pursue their full measure of life, freedom and happiness; a society where the dignity with which people are treated is not hinged on race or any aspect of a person’s identity, then the choice in 2020 could not be more clear.

If you believe that the success of an economy is judged not by how well stock traders are doing but by how many parents can tuck their children into bed without worrying about where the next meal will come from or how they’ll pay…

Sen. Kamala Harris, Vice President Joe Biden, and Governor Gretchen Whitmer, at a rally in Michigan on the eve of Super Tuesday (2020)

It’s official, Joe Biden will be announcing his running mate next week! What do we know so far? Well, first, Mr. Biden is committed to picking someone who has been “tested on the national stage.” That phrase is largely Washington, D.C. euphemism for “a former presidential candidate.” But I am convinced that the presumptive Democratic nominee might also have been referring to someone who has held either statewide or federal office, or served in Congress. We also know that Mr. Biden is under immense pressure to choose an African American woman.

Here’s the thing: if I were a 77-year-old white…

Morgan Kinuthia

An Economics and Legal Studies major writing about Politics, Policy, and life as a Kenyan in America.

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