Meghan Markle’s Message to Voters: If You Don’t Vote, You’re Complicit

Curated via Twitter from Glamour’s twitter account….

If Meghan Markle can find the time to launch a successful acting career, marry a longtime bachelor prince, upset hundreds of years of British monarchical tradition, move to California, and passionately support an array of feminist and antiracist causes, you probably have time to vote in the 2020 election. “At this juncture, if we aren’t part of the solution, we are part of the problem,” she said at the United State of Women event, When We All Vote, on Thursday afternoon, which Glamour cohosted. “If you aren’t going out and voting, then you’re complicit.

The election is 75 days away, Markle pointed out, and this year voting and encouraging other women to vote is especially poignant—and urgent. “This week we are recognizing the 100th anniversary of the 19th Amendment, which of course gave women the right to vote, but not all women, and specifically not women of color,” she said. “Even today we are watching so many women in different communities who are marginalized still struggling to see that right come to fruition.

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