Diamond and Silk
The latest on Diamond and Silk. American vloggers and conservative commentators, Diamond and Silk (real names Ineitha Lynnette Hardaway and Herneitha Rochelle Hardaway Richardson) rose to prominence because of their support for former President Donald Trump. Both appeared before Congress accusing Facebook of blocking and censoring their content. The pair, who are also sisters, were previously registered Democrats in North Carolina before switching to the Republican Party in 2015. Diamond died in her home in 2023.
Did Diamond and Silk get vaccinated? Cause of death remarks spark confusion
Silk's comments at a celebration of her sister's life have prompted claims that Diamond's death is being attributed to the COVID-19 vaccine.
Video of Donald Trump saying he 'just learned' about Silk viewed 1m times
Conservative commentator Ineitha Lynnette Hardaway's death was announced in January.
Trump heads to North Carolina as Republicans gather for Diamond memorial
Trump led tributes to the Diamond and described the conservative media personality as "an angel and true friend."
Diamond and Silk survivor Rochelle Richardson rages at COVID death rumors
Rochelle Richardson demanded that the tweets suggesting her sister had died of coronavirus be taken down before midnight, or face lawsuits.
Was Lynette Hardaway's cause of death COVID? What we know, what we don't
Donald Trump took to social media to mourn her death, saying it was unexpected.
Trump mourns death of Diamond and Silk's Lynette Hardaway
The prominent conservative group Diamond and Silk first gained attention in 2016 after a series of pro-Trump social media posts.
Kinzinger Tells Diamond and Silk 'Quit Playing Victim' in Jan. 6 Tiff
"When you lie to and abuse your followers I'm going to call you out," GOP Rep. Adam Kinzinger tweeted.
Diamond and Silk Say Biden Isn't President, 'White House Looked Empty'
"When I looked up there on that White House earth cam, I don't see no snipers on the White House and the White House looked clearly empty to me," Lynnette "Diamond" Hardaway said while suggesting that President Joe Biden is not in charge of the U.S. government.
Diamond and Silk Urge Military to Remove Biden, 'Take Over' Government
Conservative media personalities Diamond and Silk have called on the military to remove President Joe Biden and "take over" the government, insisting that the country will be "going to hell in a handbasket" otherwise.
Trump Tweets Diamond and Silk to Support Voter Fraud Allegations
The two political personalities have previously shared a number of coronavirus conspiracy theories on Twitter and YouTube.
Fox Nation ousts 'Diamond and Silk' for coronavirus conspiracy theories
Rochelle "Silk" Richardson called the novel coronavirus "man-made" and "engineered," and asked if there was a "little deep-state action going on behind the scenes," with the World Health Organization having a "switch [to] turn this virus on and off."
Diamond and Silk locked out of Twitter over coronavirus misinformation
"The only way we can become immune to the environment; we must be out in the environment. Quarantining people inside of their houses for extended periods will make people sick!" the conservative duo incorrectly told their 1.4 million Twitter followers.
Fox News Host Says Unlike Biden, Trump Doesn't Take Insults 'Personally'
In a segment focusing on Trump's sense of humor, Fox News personalities compared Joe Biden "getting in the guy's face" at a recent campaign event to the president's "entertaining nature."
CNN Host Says Poll of Increasing Black Voter Support For Trump is Fake
CNN host Ana Navarro-Cárdenas said a recent Rasmussen poll of black voter support increasing for President Donald Trump is fake, quipping that only Kanye West, Diamond & Silk were surveyed.
King Invites Diamond and Silk to State of the Union
Having just one ticket, Diamond won a coin toss for the honor, King said.
Trump, Jr. Rails Against Instagram Over Follower Count
The president's eldest son attributed the decline in new followers to a disclaimer he said appeared when a friend searched for him on the app. That disclaimer did not appear when Newsweek searched for Trump, Jr.'s name on multiple devices.
Diamond and Silk Blast Democratic Lawmakers
"And the reason why I say that is because we have been on the Democrat plantation."
Diamond and Silk Give Inconsistent Testimony Under Oath
One lawmaker called the whole thing a "stupid and ridiculous" hearing, while several others left the room.