Sean “P. Diddy” Combs is ensuring that black folks’s political rights are secured by launching a black political social gathering referred to as Our Black Party. The music mogul mentioned his newest political transfer in an interview with “The Breakfast Club” radio host Charlamagne Tha God that aired on Thursday, October 15 on RevoltTV.
In the interview, Diddy defined his earlier feedback wherein he stated that black folks ought to “maintain the vote hostage” till political events begin to show extra assist for the neighborhood. Defending his remarks, Diddy advised Charlamagne, “It could be irresponsible of me to have us maintain our vote hostage, however it might even be irresponsible of me to only let this second go by — the world is watching — and never do all the pieces I can to be sure that, going forth, we’re a part of the narrative, that we personal our politics.”
Our Black Party was created with the purpose of unifying African-Americans behind a single agenda. Diddy credited his disillusionment with the present political system as the key motivation for him to create the social gathering. “We’re gonna do it legally. We’re going to play your [politics] sport, however we’ll play that sport higher. Because these older cats that is working for workplace — these white-haired older cats — they about to be useless. These youngsters out right here, they wish to reside. They wish to f**ok thrive. They cannot thrive if it retains on going on this path,” he shared. Although it does not have poll standing simply but, Our Black Party is an FEC-registered political committee acknowledged below Section 527.
He additionally revealed through the sit-down that he reluctantly endorsed Democratic nominee Joe Biden for upcoming presidential election on November 3 solely as a result of he needs present President Donald Trump out of the White House. “If Trump will get elected, I actually do consider in my coronary heart there will be a race conflict,” Diddy warned. “That’s why this message isn’t just to black folks. This message is for everyone. This man is actually attempting to show us towards one another and put us on this scenario.”