Members of the Congressional Black Caucus wore kente ties & stoles to protest Trump’s Vulgar “Shithole” comment on Haiti & African nations.
The kente print attire was worn as they attended President Donald Trump‘s first State of the Union address, on Tuesday January 30th.
The female representatives were also clad in black in support of the #MeToo movement.
Congresswoman Maxine Waters briefly discusses the decision to wear kente via Instagram below:
Congresswoman @repmaxinewaters explains why Members of the Congressional Black Caucus wore Kente Ties & Stoles to Protest Trump’s Vulgar “Shithole” Comment on Haiti & African Nations (🎥: @thegrio) • Post on allthingsankara.com #allthingsankara #kente #stateoftheunion #trump #maxinewaters #reclaimingmytime