These tactics are not new. "So for those of y'all calling it sexist to pay attention to Michelle's jewelry, you miss the point that she is literally using fashion and jewelry to communicate something," Washington Post journalist Karen Attiah tweeted. “As do many of us women who are used to not being heard. “I never imagined that something I'm so passionate about could mean so much to so many! ” @ByChari tweeted after the big moment. “The response has been incredible and I am beyond honored and humbled that @michelleobama wore my design.
Michelle Obama's message about voting was clear and straightforward in her speech. “Right now, folks who know they cannot win fair and square at the ballot box are doing everything they can to stop us from voting," she said. "They’re closing down polling places in minority neighborhoods.
Here's where to get Michelle Obama's 'Vote' necklace for yourself. https://t.co/wMOA2WGogs— Glamour (@glamourmag) August 18, 2020