1.A Fearless Fighter
Harris visited a Hindu temple and a Black Baptist church as a teenager adopting both her South Asian and Black backgrounds. Kamala Harris writes in her book “My mother knows that she was fostering two black daughters and she was firm to make sure we will turn into a confident woman.”
As a young child she always represents his right. In Montreal a 13-year-old harris and his younger sister Maya hold a victorious protest against the policy that keeps them stop playing on the lawn by the white people and guess what they changed the policy.
2.Kamala Harris Is An Enthusiastic Cook
Apart from work she was a fantastic cook because she recalls hearing the pots and tasting the food as a teenager and walking into the kitchen. ‘Kamala, like to eat nutritious food,’ her mother used to say. You should learn to cook.'” In a campaign video in 2019 Harris and actress Mindy Kaling made masala dosa together. She even showed fellow senator Mark Warner how to make a tuna melt in an online video.
She was constantly posting her cooking videos on Instagram. Her favorite and finger-licking dish is home-roasted turkey with a touch of Indian or Mediterranean flavor. She also participated in a cooking show.
Harris further highlighted a balanced lifestyle in an interview with Lena Dunham’s email newsletter Lenny Post. “Kamala goes to the gym every morning. About a half-hour. She put on her running shoes and get onto the treadmill. She doesn’t care what time it is in the morning. It has your heart pumping. It raises your blood pressure.”
She is a morning person who starts her day at 6 o’clock after jogging for half an hour. She ends up having a bowl of Raisin Bran with almond milk and tea with honey and lemon before leaving for work.
4.History In The Making
Kamala Harris who graduated from Howard University would be the first vice president from a historically Black university. No president has ever attended a historically black college or university.
If elected Kamala Harris would be the first woman, first African-American. First Asian-American to serve as Vice President of the United States. Her mother embedded in her a motto that she lives by: “You can be the first but don’t be the last.”
To help protect her cultural identity her grandfather gave her name Kamala which means “lotus” in Hindi and is another name for the Hindu goddess Lakshmi. Devi the vice president’s middle name means “goddess” in Sanskrit, another reference to Hinduism. “A goddess-worshipping culture creates powerful women,”
6.Passion For Music
Putting all else aside Kamala has another love. She enjoys listening to music. She believes she owns a bit of Bob Marley’s music. Miles Davis’ “Sketches of Spain” is her favorite song to listen to at the end of a busy day.
Her favorite is hip hop and rap. In 2017 she introduced a playlist on Spotify that included “Love on Top” by Beyoncé, “Waterfalls” by TLC, “Juicy” by The Notorious BIG and “Humble” by Kendrick Lamar.
7.kamala Harris Books
Her first novel Smart on Crime: A Career Prosecutor’s Plan to Make US Safer was released in 2009 six years after being elected as San Francisco’s district attorney. It focused on criminal justice reform.
Kamala Harris introduced voters to her beliefs in The Truths We Hold An American Journey which featured a mix of career highlights and personal philosophy ahead of the announcement of her 2019 presidential bid. “A patriot does not support our country’s actions in any way,”