SALT LAKE CITY (Diya TV) — Vice President Mike Pence and Senator Kamala Pence took the stage in the sole Vice Presidential debate before the election. Both of them tested negative for COVID-19 before the event and plexiglass was inserted on stage to separate the candidate. Added precautions were put in place after President Trump & the First Lady came down with the coronavirus just days after the debate with Vice President Biden last week. We’ll analyze the key moments from the discussion.
Asian American supporters of Senator Harris took to Twitter to highlight the women in their lives, using the hashtag #AAPISheRose. Harris became the first Black and Indian American woman ever to partake in a Vice Presidential debate.
As broadcast on Diya TV, The South Asian Bar Association held a panel discussion about Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg featuring her former Supreme court clerks.
And actress Iman Vellani will play ‘Kamala Khan’ in Marvel’s ‘Ms. Marvel’ series for Disney Plus. ‘Kamala Khan’ is a Pakistani-American teen based in New Jersey, the first South Asian lead character ever in a Marvel series.
Ravi Kapur contributed to this report.