Michelle Obama Says She’s ‘Terrified’ About the 2024 Election

SHARE
TWEET
Michelle Obama Says She's 'Terrified' About the 2024 Election

Former First Lady Michelle Obama said she is scared about what will happen in the 2024 presidential election, admitting it keeps her up at night.

Michelle openly laid out her fears in a recent episode of Jay Shetty’s “On Purpose” podcast.

“I am terrified about what could possibly happen,” Obama said.

“Because our leaders matter. Who we select, who speaks for us, who holds that bully pulpit — it affects us in ways that sometimes, I think, people take for granted,” she added.

“The fact that people think that: ‘Government, does it really even do anything?'” Obama, 59, continued.

“And I’m like, ‘Oh my God, does government do everything for us.'”

“And we cannot take this democracy for granted. And sometimes, I worry that we do.”

“Those are the things that keep me up,” she said.

Other fears Obama listed included wars, artificial intelligence, education, voter engagement, and people being “too stuck” to their smartphones.

Watch:

“If anything, what does still offend you?” Shetty asked.

“Injustice, ego, greed,” Obama replied.

Obama then proceeded to bring ‘race’ into the equation.

“Racism, ignorance — it’s offensive. And I’ve always been that kid,” she said.

“I don’t like unfairness; I don’t like bullies. But I have to think about how I deliver messages.”

Michelle’s remarks came amid reports that her husband, former President Barack Obama, is becoming increasingly concerned that Donald Trump will return to the White House.

Barack Obama said he “feels that Democrats very well could lose” if Joe Biden goes up against Trump, according to the Wall Street Journal.

According to recent poll numbers, Trump is expected to cruise into the general election after securing the Republican primary nomination,

During the interview, Michelle Obama called out Trump without directly naming him.

“The tone and tenor of the message matters. We can’t just say the first thing that comes to our minds,” she told the British-Indian life coach.

“That is not authenticity to me. That’s childish, and we see childish leadership right before us — what that looks like and how that feels, where somebody is just base and vulgar and cynical in a leadership position,” Obama continued.

“It doesn’t trickle down well. That just begets more of that.”

READ: Obama: ‘All of Us Are Complicit’ in Hamas Terror Attacks

NOTICE: Our comment section is currently disabled due to malicious attacks preventing our readers being able to comment properly. We are in the process are implementing a new system which will be live soon! Sorry for any inconvenience!

SHARE
TWEET
Telegram
Email
Reddit

Breaking

Trending

Major News Editor Tells Media to Bury Iconic Trump Photo: 'It's Dangerous'
Major News Editor Tells Media to Bury Iconic Trump Photo: 'It's Dangerous'
A photo editor at a major news outlet has called on the media to bury the historic photo of former President...
Dan Bongino Drops Bombshell with Stunning Revelation on Secret Service Failures Surrounding Tump Shooting Former Secret Service agent Dan Bongino made a stunning revelation about security failures which led to former president Donald Trump coming within inches of being assassinated. During an appearance on Donald Trump Jr.'s podcast "Triggered," Bongino revealed that the rooftop from which the failed Trump assassin Thomas Matthew Crooks fired shots, was supposed to be covered by law enforcement personnel. Bongino revealed he was told this by an "unimpeachable source" who was knowledgeable about the situation. "That post, according to my source, that roof was supposed to be a police post. It was supposed to be someone there," he said. "They're now making up excuses, saying the pitch of the roof… my source says to me, no one knows why the post didn't show up," Bongino revealed. He added that Secret Service Director Kim Cheatle has been instructed by Department of Homeland Security Secretary Alejandro Mayorkas to "keep her mouth shut if she wants to remain in her post. Cheatle has refused to resign from her post following the aftermath of the assassination attempt. The Secret Service identified a high-profile security vulnerability in the building but failed to protect the rooftop. Moreover, security forces did not take notice of Crooks roughly 30 minutes before the shooting. One law enforcement asset even managed to snap a photo of the suspect, though he was not confronted. Cheatle attempted to explain why the rooftop wasn't covered. "That building in particular has a sloped roof at its highest point. And so, you know, there's a safety factor that would be considered there that we wouldn't want to put somebody up on a sloped roof," the Secret Service director said in a statement to ABC News. "And so, you know, the decision was made to secure the building, from inside." "They're not putting that out there. But if you get those site post logs and those police instructions and it was a post on there and they didn't show up and no one checked, someone could have got your dad killed," Bongino said. "Within millimeters." Bongino said he would be revealing more details on his podcast. ""You're telling me the best technology you have was deployed and you missed a shooter 130 yards? Say it was 200 yards," Bongino told Fox News. The Secret Service CS team, Pete, the counter-sniper team? And I'm not sure those two guys are Secret Service. We have to remember that we don't always, when we go to New York sometimes with high-level protectees we'll use NYPD ESU counter-sniper. So I'm not really sure." "Either way, they'd still be briefed in. The question we have to ask is, if that's the best technology we have, and we had a CS team up there with a shooter that, you know, we're trained out to a thousand yards in the Secret Service with the counter-sniper team. How did they miss someone at most, you know, one-fifth of the way there? It doesn't make any sense."
Dan Bongino Drops Bombshell with Stunning Revelation on Secret Service Failures Surrounding Trump Shooting
Former Secret Service agent Dan Bongino made a stunning revelation about security failures which led...
Live CNN Report Interrupted by Man Wearing 'Where's Jeffrey Epstein Client List' Shirt
Live CNN Report Interrupted by Man Wearing 'Where's Jeffrey Epstein Client List' Shirt
A CNN reporter inside the Republican National Convention in Milwaukee, Wisconsin, was interrupted by...
MTG Demolishes Smug British Reporter from The Times: 'You're DONE!'
MTG Demolishes Smug British Reporter from The Times: 'You're DONE!'
Conservative firebrand Rep. Marjorie Taylor Greene (R-GA) unleashed on a British reporter from The Times...
Critical Secret Service Resources Diverted to Jill Biden's Event, Away from Trump's Rally
Critical Secret Service Resources Diverted to Jill Biden's Event, Away from Trump's Rally - Report
Following the news that President Donald Trump was literally millimeters away from being assassinated...
Jen Psaki's Response to Trump Assassination Attempt: 'I'm Scared for Journalists'
Jen Psaki's Response to Trump Assassination Attempt: 'I'm Scared for Journalists'
Former Biden Press Secretary Jen Psaki responded to the assassination attempt on former president Donald...
TDS Sufferer Mark Hamill Instantly Destroyed on X after Criticizing Size of Trump's Ear Bandage
TDS Sufferer Mark Hamill Instantly Destroyed on X after Criticizing Size of Trump's Ear Bandage
Star Wars actor Mark Hamill was immediately roasted on X after criticizing former President Donald Trump‘s...
Joe Biden: Obama Asked Me to Be Vice President in 2020
Joe Biden: Obama Asked Me to Be His Running Mate in 2020
President Joe Biden became confused during another interview this week, claiming that former President...
MSNBC's Joy Reid Goes FULL Tin Foil Hat, Suggests Trump's Assassination Attempt Was 'Staged'
MSNBC's Joy Reid Goes FULL Tin Foil Hat, Suggests Trump's Assassination Attempt Was 'Staged'
Whackjob Joy Reid floated an unhinged conspiracy theory surrounding the assassination attempt on former...
ABC's George Stephanopoulos Claims Trump's 'Violent Rhetoric' Caused Assassination Attempt
ABC's George Stephanopoulos Claims Trump's 'Violent Rhetoric' Caused Assassination Attempt
ABC News veteran anchor George Stephanopoulos made a nonsensical claim that Former President Donald Trump...

JOIN THE FIGHT!

SIGN UP FOR OUR FREE BREAKING NEWSLETTER STRAIGHT TO YOUR INBOX! 

We don’t spam! Read our Privacy Policy for more info.