Joe Biden calls for unity, unity, unityThroughout his campaign, Joe Biden spoke about how he was running to restore “the soul of America”, and he returned to the sentiment again and again in his victory speech.
Play Video 10:50 ‘You chose truth’: Kamala Harris’s historic victory speech in full – video“We must make the promise of the country real for everybody, no matter their race, their ethnicity, their faith, their identity, or their disability,” he added.
Both Harris and Biden made reference to the fragile state of American democracy – and the other direction things could have gone.
“Now is when the real work begins – the hard work, the necessary work, the good work,” Harris said.
“Tonight, the whole world is watching America,” Biden said.