Barbra Streisand: We Need To Dump The Electoral College

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Barbra Streisand calls for abolishing the electoral college

Hollywood diva Barbra Streisand said in a new interview that the electoral college must be abolished to prevent a Trump re-election.

Speaking to the Associated Press, the songstress admitted that President Trump’s 2016 election victory brought her to tears and that she’s still “numb” over Hillary Clinton’s crushing defeat. reports: “Here was a woman who was so articulate, so experienced, so compassionate. It’s what we’re missing here. There’s no compassion, you know? Lock up children, pull them away from their parents,” Barbra Streisand said in an interview with the Associated Press.

“So, I was in tears,” the 76-year-old said. “We walked around of kind of numb. I’m still a little bit numb because I can’t believe it happened, since, you know, Hillary got 2.9 million more votes than Trump and she’s not the president, so I don’t know.”

“This antiquated Electoral College doesn’t sit well with me. It’s not fair. I think the people should vote for who the leader is of our country.”

Streisand’s progressive values are well-known. The Oscar-winner recently made headlines for an interview in which she urged fans to vote for Democrats.

“This is a dangerous time in this nation, this republic: a man who is corrupt and indecent and is assaulting our institutions. It’s really, really frightening. And I just pray that people who are compassionate and respect the truth will come out and vote,” she said about President Trump.

“I’m saying more than just vote,” she also told The Guardian. “Vote for Democrats! Vote for what they want their country to look like and feel like and be like. And treat each other with kindness and respect — I have friends who are Republicans and we have dinner and agree to disagree.”


  1. Why do the dems have no interest in the apprehension of all the pedophiles? I guess children are just not that important to them, or is there another darker reason?

  2. There is no right nor left just the lies they tell and spinning of facts. There is just truth and there is no right or left to it.

  3. Yeah if a Republican wins, well just change the rules. Who cares if it screws over the right, huh Baba? Liberal idiot.

  4. ohh my goodness…….. now she is dressing up as a witch?……. have a look at the head on the witch

  5. Poor ‘Babs’ was typecast in the movie, “The Way We Were” as a socialist activist with fellow traveller Robert Redford, and the poor dear has NEVER been able to move on.

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