Harris Takes on Questions About Her ‘Blackness’: ‘This Is the Same Thing They Did to Barack’

‘This is not new to us and so I think that we know what they are trying to do’


McKELVEY: "Another meme says Kamala Harris is not African-American. Her parents were immigrants from India and Jamaica and she was raised in Canada and not the United States. And it said 'Fact!' That's what the meme said."
HARRIS: "So I was born in Oakland and raised in the United States except for the years that I was in high school in Montreal, Canada. And look, this is the same thing they did to Barack. This is not new to us. And so I think that we know what they're trying to do. They're trying to do what has been happening over the last two years, which is powerful voices trying to sow hate and division among us. And so we need to recognize when we're being played."

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