Yesterday I wrote a story about the completely unbelievable story told by Kamala Harris to Elle Magazine about being a toddler who fell out of a stroller at a civil rights march and then, when asked what she wanted, said all she wanted was “fweedom.”
Well, buckle up because there’s an interesting update to the story.
Kamala Harris plagiarized the whole thing.
She straight up stole the story from a Martin Luther King Jr. interview with Alex Haley from 1965.
Right down to the adorable mispronunciation of the word “freedom.”
So it turns out Kamala Harris lifted her “Fweedom” story from a 1965 Playboy interview with Martin Luther King, by Alex Haley. Much thanks to @EngelsFreddie for spotting the similarityhttps://t.co/zDONW4Ueqs pic.twitter.com/yQuWZHYEMz
— Q. Anthony (ɔpɛ asem) (@andraydomise) January 4, 2021
“I never will forget a moment in Birmingham when a white policeman accosted a little Negro girl, seven or eight years old, who was walking in a demonstration with her mother. “What do you want?” the policeman asked her gruffly, and the little girl looked him straight in the eye and answered, “Fee-dom.” She couldn’t even pronounce it, but she knew. It was beautiful! Many times when I have been in sorely trying situations, the memory of that little one has