America’s newly elected President Joe Biden has praised Vanita Gupta of Indian origin. Biden said that Vanita Gupta is a respected American advocate for civil rights and has made Indian immigrants proud. Biden has named Gupta, an Indian-American citizen, to the post of the assistant attorney general. Gupta (46) will be the first black woman to hold the post if approved by the Senate.
In Delaware, Wilmington, Biden told reporters while nominating him for an important position in the Department of Justice, “I have nominated Vanita Gupta for the number three position in the Department, Assistant Attorney General. She is an eminent civil rights advocate in the US. ”Biden said Gupta began her career with the NAACP Legal Defense Fund. He then served in the Department of Justice in the ACLU and then in former President Barack Obam-Biden administration, where he headed the Civil Rights Division.
‘Keep throwing food at us till we leave’
Biden said, “At every step, in every trial, he fought for fairness and to correct the wrong in the judicial system.” Gupta said, “My presence will make Indian immigrants proud.” One day I was sitting at McDonald’s with my sister and grandmother … Then a group of racists who believed in white supremacy started taunting us and throwing food at us till we left. ‘
Gupta said, “That feeling has never gone away that you are not safe because of your identity.” However, I kept another feeling alive inside me, which was due to my parents and husband, whose family had taken refuge here due to violence and war in Vietnam. ”He said that more than anything else he got to America. Believed in the promise of, loving this country also brings an obligation to work for its betterment. With these two realizations, he continued to move forward.