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Vanity Fair

KAMALA HARRIS’S PEARL NECKLACE HAS DEEP SYMBOLISM THAT GOES BEYOND POLITICS. Harris’s fondness for pearls goes much deeper than any political stylist’s involvement. She proudly wears a single-strand pearl necklace and drop earrings in her 1986 graduation picture from Howard University, where she was part of the Alpha Kappa Alpha sorority. AKA—the first Black Greek-letter sorority—has a legendary story in which they refer to their founding members and incorporators as the “Twenty Pearls.”

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