Kamala Harris: Women of the Senate ‘Will Not Be Silenced’
Nevertheless, she persisted. She persisted even after being told to stay in her place. Senator Kamala Harris is taking Washington and Twitter by storm this morning. As a member of the Senate Intelligence Committee, Sen. Harris is one of the people questioning the witnesses in the Senate hearings into the Russia investigation.
Another example of White men trying to silence Black women. A Monday morning debate about white supremacy and the deadly Charlottesville riots it prompted turned into yet another example of white privilege when the former attorney general of Virginia told Symone Sanders, a Black woman, to shut up on national television.