Elizabeth Warren admits, ‘I’m not a person of color’

Elizabeth Warren admits, ‘I’m not a person of color’
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[Ed. – But what about those high cheekbones? We’d swear she’s an American Indian.]

Giving a commencement address on Friday at Morgan State University, a historically black institution, Sen. Elizabeth Warren (D-MA) finally admitted what most people have suspected all along: she is not a “person of color.”

As The Washington Post reports, Warren stated, “As a country, we need to stop pretending that the same doors open for everyone, because they don’t. I’m not a person of color. And I haven’t lived your life or experienced anything like the subtle prejudice, or more overt harm, that you may have experienced just because of the color of your skin.”

Of course, back in 2012 Maggie Haberman of Politico reported that a 1997 Fordham Law Review piece described Warren as Harvard Law School’s “first woman of color.” Laura Padilla, the author of the piece titled, “Intersectionality and positionality: Situating women of color in the affirmative action dialogue,” wrote that she had conducted a “telephone interview with Michael Chmura, News Director, Harvard Law.”

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