Kamala Harris isn’t the first Black woman to run for VP. Meet Charlotta Bass. | WHAT REALLY HAPPENED

Kamala Harris isn’t the first Black woman to run for VP. Meet Charlotta Bass.

Indeed, while Harris will indeed be the first Black woman and the first Asian American to appear on a major-party ticket, she is not the first Black woman to run for vice president. That title belongs to Bass, who joined a long-shot Progressive Party ticket in 1952, more than a decade before the Voting Rights Act was signed into law.

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