Celebrity activist Mark Ruffalo saw a “prime example of white male supremacy” when he sat down to watch Vice President Mike Pence debate Democratic challenger Sen. Kamala Harris Wednesday evening.
The outspoken liberal actor’s take received mixed reviews on social media due to its many implications.
“Just going over it all in my head,” he wrote of the Salt Lake City vice presidential debate showdown. “The way Mike Pence constantly interrupted and spoke over @KamalaHarris was the prime example of white male supremacy and its common dismissal and disrespect for black woman.”
At issue for the celebrity’s readers was fact that Ms. Harris had more speaking time than Mr. Pence, along with the general consensus that both candidates were civil.
Ms. Harris did, however, claim that she was being unfairly interrupted at times. An example from their exchange on taxes went as follows:
Harris: “Joe Biden has been very clear. He will not raise taxes on anybody who