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  • Kamala Harris to make her debut as Vice President candidate

    Kamala Harris to make her debut as Vice President candidate

    Before her address to the virtual national convention, former President Barack Obama is scheduled to speak on the nation getting a "More Perfect Leadership" and segue into her nomination by her sister Maya Harris, niece Meena Harris and step-daughter Ella Emhoff, according to the convention.

    August 20, 2020
  • Harris and the fruits of over-assimilation

    Harris and the fruits of over-assimilation

    Two mainstream cultures dominate American life, the white and the black. One is mainstream American if one belongs to one of them. All those Indian-Americans who hyphenate themselves are delusional. They are seen as simply Indian in the US, even if they were born in the country. Shyamala wanted to ensure that Harris conformed to one of the dominant cultures, the black one.

    August 19, 2020
  • US poll outcome will not impact India ties

    US poll outcome will not impact India ties

    Policies are drafted by career bureaucrats, who for decades have handled their responsibilities and are aware of the nation’s threats and economic requirements. The top leader’s perceptions may carry influence but will never compromise defending core national interests and maintaining ties with close allies. A leader’s strong beliefs could result in comments on a few uncomfortable internal matters of allies but would never cross a nation’s red lines.

    August 18, 2020
  • Biden’s mate

    Biden’s mate

    But while her multi-faceted persona offers something to different sections, it may also act as a deterrent because there are some who believe that Senator Harris chooses to be what the occasion demands, that indeed her carefully-crafted political career has been one of playing to different galleries with different scripts.

    August 13, 2020
  • Kamala Harris suspicious over Trump’s immigration policies

    Kamala Harris suspicious over Trump’s immigration policies

    Harris is suspicious of president-elect Trump's plans to deport 2-3 million undocumented immigrants with criminal history, saying a "whole range of behaviour" can qualify as crime.

    November 18, 2016
  • Indian-American Kamala to battle Trump’s immigration policies

    Indian-American Kamala to battle Trump’s immigration policies

    Harris, the first Indian-American elected to the Senate from California, described Trump's immigration policies like mass deportations and wall along the US-Mexico border.

    November 11, 2016