• VIDEO: Angela Rye Rallies ESSENCE Fest Crowd In Support Of Rep. Maxine Waters: 'We Stand With Maxine'

    8 monthes ago - By Essence

    Angela Rye had a message for anyone who thought that Rep. Maxine Waters does not have a strong support system behind her.
    The CNN commentator took a moment during the Sister Love panel on the 2018 ESSENCE Festival Empowerment Stage, in which Waters also participated, to ask the audience of Black women to rally behind Waters.
    “We stand with Maxine,” she instructed the crowd to chant.
    The congresswoman has been on the receiving end of death threats after calling for the public to “push back” on the Trump administration's zero tolerance immigration policy that separates families.
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