Kamala Harris’ Father Condemns Her Weed Comments As A "Travesty"


Kamala Harris recalled her weed-smoking days throughout an interview on The Breakfast Club. Her feedback earned a variety of criticism contemplating her profession as a prosecutor. The radio hosts clarified the controversial dialog with the intention to diffuse the criticism. The politician might need discovered momentary reduction after the crew's look on MSNBC's "The Beat with Ari Melber," however her household remains to be upset.

During the on-air chop up, Kamala Harris revealed that she would by no means try to halt the legalization of marijuana. She known as upon her ancestry as proof of her progressive view “Half my household’s from Jamaica,” mentioned Kamala. “Are you kidding me?”

Her father, Donald Harris, desires to separate himself from the claims he views are dishonorable. He condemned her comment in Jamaica Global.

“My pricey departed grandmothers (whose extraordinary legacy I described in a latest essay on this web site), in addition to my deceased dad and mom , should be turning of their grave proper now to see their household’s identify, status and proud Jamaican identification being linked, in any method, jokingly or not with the fraudulent stereotype of a pot-smoking pleasure seeker and within the pursuit of identification politics. Speaking for myself and my fast Jamaican household, we want to categorically dissociate ourselves from this travesty.”