We follow up from our last episode with more coverage from She The People – a historic summit of women of color political leaders and activists that took place in San Francisco on September 20, 2018. On today’s show we’ll feature interviews with Congress woman Pramila Jayapal, soon-to-be Congresswoman Rashida Tlaib, Activist Linda Sarsour, and … Continued
Election season is officially here, and women of color are shattering previous numbers as candidates at all levels. There have been some notable and unexpected victories by progressive women of color, taking out establishment candidates, from Stacey Abrams in the Georgia Governor’s race to Congressional candidates Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez in New York, Rashida Tlaib in Michigan … Continued
On today’s show, first our daily news headlines. Then, well analyze the trial of Paul Manafort, Donald Trumps former campaign chair with journalist Kevin Gosztola and hone in on the important takeaways. Then, Aimee Allison of Democracy in Color will survey the unprecedented number of women, especially women of color, running in the midterm elections. … Continued
We speak with peace maker and former gang member Silky Slim about the peace movement sweeping the country. We speak with Aimee Allison about the role of Black women in the election.
We speak with Carl Dix who gives a recap of what went down in Cleveland at the Republican National Convention in Ohio and what to expect at the Democratic National Convention in Philadelphia. Later we speak with Aimee Allison about women in the Democratic National Convention and the power plays at work.