Feb 26, 2012

U.S. Rep. Barbara Lee recounts former racism in El Paso, TX, her brithplace

U.S. Rep. Barbara Lee, a Democrat who represents a district in Northern California, visits El Paso, Texas, today, where she was born and spent her childhood. She experienced racism from the moment she was about to be born. She went on to develop a brilliant political career, and is today a prominent U.S. legislator with international status. She was nominated for the Nobel Peace Prize. - Diana Washington Valdez