This 1 Word Kamala Harris Uses Is A Huge Deal For Women In Politics
As of 2019, there’s one clear and definitive thing you can say about American politics: 45 out of 45 U.S. presidents have been men. And unfortunately, what you see is what you believe — or at the very least, what you get used to. Internal biases are insidious and difficult to spot, which may be why it can feel startling when Sen. Kamala Harris uses female pronouns to talk about the presidency. But why does one small difference — the change from a he to a she — hit so hard?