Taylor Swift vows to be politically active and speak out against 'disgusting rhetoric'
Pop singer writes in magazine essay: ‘I’m going to do more to help. We have a big race coming up next year’
Taylor Swift has vowed to become more active in politics ahead of the 2020 US presidential election, saying she feels it is her responsibility to speak out against “disgusting rhetoric”.
“Invoking racism and provoking fear through thinly veiled messaging is not what I want from our leaders, and I realized that it actually is my responsibility to use my influence against that disgusting rhetoric,” the pop singer wrote in an essay in Elle magazine in which she lays out 30 things she learned before turning 30 years old.