It Wasn’t the Inauguration We Wanted, But We’ll Get Our Joy in 2024

The momentousness of Kamala Harris’ ascension deserved more

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I was looking forward to seeing a sea of socially distanced Black folks wearing pink and green and/or Howard paraphernalia in celebration of Harris making history — and then, after the swearing in, watching her participate in the longest stroll most viewers at home would ever see.

Author of “I Can’t Date Jesus” and “I Don’t Want To Die Poor.” Houstonian.

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