Tulsi Gabbard, a former Democratic representative from Hawaii, announced via Twitter that she will leave the Democratic Party. She called it an “elitist cabal of warmongers”, and she invited her “common sense independent minded” colleagues to leave the party too.
Tulsi Gabbard is a former United States presidential candidate. On Tuesday she published a video on Twitter saying that the Democratic Party is guided by “cowardly wokeness”.
“I can no longer remain in today’s Democratic Party that is now under the complete control of an elitist cabal of warmongers driven by cowardly wokeness who divide us by racializing every issue and stoke anti-white racism,” said Gabbard.
Gabbard also said the party works to “demonize the police and protect criminals at the expense of law-abiding Americans.”
Gabbard, an Iraq war veteran, represented Hawaii’s 2nd Congressional District between 2013 and 2021. In 2020, She ran for President.
Gabbard frequently criticized the Biden administration and condemned Biden’s handling of the war between Russia and Ukraine.
During the weekend, Gabbard said that the administration “does not care about the American people”.
“Permanent Washington loots us to serve the interests of the arms-manufacturing global oligarchy while we struggle to pay for gas/food/rent and our soldiers go on food stamps,” she tweeted.