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Kamala Harris’ connection to Caribbean voters could make difference in Florida
2020 Elections, Elections, Politics

Kamala Harris’ connection to Caribbean voters could make difference in Florida

The Democratic vice presidential nominee is the daughter of Jamaican and Indian immigrants and playing up her Jamaican heritage is a huge part of the Biden-Harris campaign’s outreach to Afro-Caribbean voters in the Sunshine State.

In Canada, Kamala Harris, a Disco-Dancing Teenager, Yearned for Home
Canada, Elections, Politics

In Canada, Kamala Harris, a Disco-Dancing Teenager, Yearned for Home

Thrown into one of Montreal’s most diverse public high schools, the young Ms. Harris — whose father was from Jamaica and mother from India — identified as African-American, her friends from high school recalled. At the same time, they said, she deftly navigated the competing racial and social divisions at the school.