The superstar singer has announced that she will vote for Democratic presidential candidate Joe Biden in the upcoming November election.
She expanded on her decision to do so in the new issue of V Magazine, a preview of which was published on Wednesday.
“The change we need most is to elect a president who recognizes that people of color deserve to feel safe and represented, that women deserve the right to choose what happens to their bodies and that the LGBTQIA community + deserves to be recognized and included, ”Swift told the magazine. “Everyone deserves a government that takes the risks to global health seriously and puts the lives of its people first. The only way to start making things better is to choose leaders who are ready to face these problems and find ways to solve them.
She added that she believed that under Biden and Kamala Harris, “America has a chance to start the healing process that it desperately needs.”
Swift had remained fairly discreet until 2018 on his political views.
Ahead of the midterm election, which changed when, in a rare move, Swift endorsed two Democratic candidates running in the state of Tennessee.
Swift said at the time that she had been “reluctant” to express her political views in the past, but “due to several events in my life and the world over the past two years, I feel very differently about it. this topic now. ”
Since then, she has criticized President Donald Trump and encouraged young people to take advantage of early voting.