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The Kamala Harris-Ruby Bridges Meme Is Powerful and Polarizing

Bridges integrated schools 60 years ago this week while, in 2020, Harris integrated the vice presidency

Vice President-elect Kamala Harris wearing a white suit giving an address to a crowd in Wilmington.

A meme of Vice President-elect Kamala Harris juxtaposed against the silhouette of an elementary-age Ruby Bridges has understandably gone viral after history was made last Saturday. For…



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Ronda Racha Penrice

ATL-based Ronda Racha Penrice is a writer/cultural critic specializing in film/TV, lifestyle, and more. She is the author of Black American History For Dummies.