What Kamala Harris’ victory means for America Presented by the Ewing Marion Kauffman FoundationRULING THE WEEKThe symbolic importance of Kamala Harris’ win as the first female, first Black and first Indian American VP is undeniable.
Watch the conversation hereBEING FIRST — “Here’s What Kamala Harris Faces as a ‘First,’” by Teresa Wiltz: “So many firsts.
In the past few decades, America has seen a cavalcade of firsts: the first Black woman in the Senate, the first Latina Supreme Court justice, the first Black woman Ivy League university president.
B,’ as her students call her, plans to continue teaching English and writing at the college when she moves into the White House in January.
The Hill case showed the result of the fact that sexual harassment had largely only been discussed in relation to white women.