I’m ready to call our sister in the movement for justice Madam Vice President Kamala Harris

I’m ready to call our sister in the movement for justice Madam Vice President Kamala Harris
Liar, liar: Kamala Harris as a child (Image provided, via Twitter)

[Ed. – Maybe he should wait to see which of the women of color named the Democrats decide to exploit before singing hosannas to Harris.]

For those of us dedicated to the fight against systemic injustice and racism, this has been a year of violent collisions between heartbreak and hopefulness — between exhaustion and existential awakenings. …

But anyone doing civil rights work for as long as I have can tell you: Swells of progress and public interest are almost always followed by invisible hands of resistance and silence, along with powerful reversions to the status quo. We can’t afford to let this happen now.

This means keeping up the pressure that has given us this opening. It also means selecting leaders with the skill and strength we need to translate our urgent demands into real, sustainable change. This is a time for steely-eyed public servants who play no games and demand results. It’s time for Sen. Kamala Harris to join Joe Biden’s ticket. …