Democratic US vice presidential nominee Kamala Harris. Photo: AFP Democratic US vice presidential nominee Kamala Harris. Photo: AFP
Democratic US vice presidential nominee Kamala Harris. Photo: AFP

US presidential election: ‘Kamala was a curious child’, recalls uncle of the would-be vice-president’s early years

  • The woman who may soon be the first Indian-American VP in US history was deeply influenced by visits to her maternal family in Chennai, says her uncle
  • Her mother’s toughness, her grandfather’s work ethic and the whole family’s attitude towards discrimination are among the values that shaped her

Topic |   US Presidential Election 2020
Democratic US vice presidential nominee Kamala Harris. Photo: AFP Democratic US vice presidential nominee Kamala Harris. Photo: AFP
Democratic US vice presidential nominee Kamala Harris. Photo: AFP
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