Here We Go Again

2019-01-21T06:38:41+00:00January 21st, 2019|

  Senator Kamala Harris (D-CA) announced her run for president today. Major news outlets such as The New York Times, AP and CNN all referred to her immediately as the first African American woman to run. She is the daughter of a Jamaican father and an Indian mother. Harris is biracial. That she announced her intent on MLK Day is significant and shows that she has fought for human rights and equality. It does not indicate that she is black. I don’t know how Kamala Harris self-identifies racially and she [...]

If you still don’t get it

2018-11-12T09:13:47+00:00November 12th, 2018|

You and CNN should get it by now, but I’ll explain again. CNN Politics is running a story titled, “Why Kamala Harris is the new Democratic frontrunner.” They describe her this way: “Harris is in her first term as a senator from the country's largest state. When she won in 2016, she made history as the first African-American woman and the first Indian-American woman to represent California in the Senate.” Nowhere does it state that Harris is multiracial. Project RACE contends that people of “two or more races” have multiple [...]

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