#Symbols

.Washington D.C., DC, USA
Kamala Harris takes oath as the Vice President of the United States in a purple dress.(Photo Credit: AFP)

  • Purple is the color used traditionally as a symbol of bipartisanship
  • The color also has historically symbolised nobility
  • Kamala Harris used it as a tribute to Shirley Chisholm, the first black woman to run for president in 1972