Rising Up With Sonali – October 16, 2018

Rising Up With Sonali

A daily digest of independent news analysis, investigation, education, artistic expression, and activism in the public interest, emphasizing the connection between global issues and those in local communities. Hosted by Sonali Kolhatkar.

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Rising Up With Sonali – October 9, 2018

We’ll start today’s show with Malinda Maynor Lowery, author of a new fascinating book called Lumbee Indians: An American Struggle. Then, we’ll re-air an archived interview from a couple of years ago to speak with Sky Roosevelt-Morris of the American Indian Movement about the battle to rename Columbus Day as ‘Indigenous People’s Day.’ Finally, Dina … Continued

On todays show well go to Washington DC to speak with Rachel OLeary Carmona of the Womens March where activists have been protesting for days against the Kavanaugh nomination. Then Megan Peterson of the group Gender Justice will analyze Thursdays Senate Judiciary Committee hearing featuring Dr. Christine Blasey Ford and Kavanaugh. Finally well go to … Continued

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