TV critic compares and contrasts Republican and Democratic National Conventions

U.S. first lady Melania Trump delivers a live address to the largely virtual 2020 Republican National Convention from the Rose Garden of the White House in Washington, U.S., August 25, 2020. Credit: REUTERS/Kevin Lamarque.

Night two of the Republican National Convention featured speeches from members of the Trump family, most notably Melania Trump. Her speech addressed the pandemic and offered condolences to families suffering from the virus. The first lady urged Americans to “come together in a civil manner.” Night two also featured footage of President Trump attending a naturalization ceremony for five new citizens.