The day after the election, Our Body Politic served up a special election episode where I talked with Errin Haines, editor-at-large of The 19th, and Jess Morales Rocketto, civic engagement director at the National Domestic Workers Alliance, about what motivated women of color to turn out at the polls and take up leadership roles in activism, media, and more. Plus, what WoC want to see in political leaders from now on.
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I listen critically to stories about our human journey, and track the data on people, governments, and our global society. My own human journey has taken me to 30 countries, 49 states, and to cover every Presidential election since 1996.
Our Body Politic: Representative Veronica Escobar on leading El Paso through the Covid crisis, Black homeownership rates in a new light, and Latino representation on the small screen
December 21, 2020
Our Body Politic: Congresswoman Rashida Tlaib on the future of the Democratic Party, religion in U.S. politics, and author Yaa Gyasi on the power of faith
November 22, 2020
Our Body Politic: Amna Nawaz on the VP Debate, How White Supremacy is Bad for Your Health, and Sunken Slave Ships
October 18, 2020
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