Khiara Bridges, a law professor at the University of California, Berkeley, accused Republican senator Josh Hawley of being transphobic in his question during a contentious debate on issues involving pregnancy and abortion rights between Bridges and Hawley.
Who is Khiara Bridges?
Khiara M Bridges is a 43-year-old law professor at the University of California, Berkeley School of Law. She focuses on the intersectionality of race, law and reproductive justice. She is also the author of Reproducing Race: An Ethnography Of Pregnancy As A Site Of Racialisation.
She graduated from Spelman College with a bachelor’s degree in sociology in 1999. Atlanta University Center is a group of educational institutions that include Spelman.
Jenifer Bridge then began her legal education at Columbia University School of Law. She obtained her Juris Doctor degree in 2002 and continued at Columbia University for her doctorate in anthropology, which she finished in 2008.
Khiara Bridges was a counsellor at the Feminist Women’s Health Center in Spelman, Georgia. She next served as a teaching assistant at Columbia University and published material in the Columbia Law Review.
She was previously a reporter for the Miami Herald.
Another interesting fact about Khiara Bridges is that she is a professional ballet dancer. Khiara Bridges started dancing at the age of three. To date, she performs with the professional dance company, Ballet Inc.
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