The Way with Anoa

Spread the Vote Founder Kat Calvin and Protesting with Purpose

Episode Summary

On this episode, Anoa chats with Kat Calvin, founder of Spread the Vote. about her work expanding on the principle of protesting with purpose. We have a lot of reactionary critique happening but what are people doing about it? Kat talks about some steps she's taken to help carve out spaces for folks to get involved from helping people get ID to signing up for volunteer legal services for folks harassed by white people calling the police, civic teach and engagement is an untapped resource in our field. The to pieces we referenced are shared below. Check it out and share! "Protest Without Strategy is Performance" https://blog.usejournal.com/protest-without-strategy-is-performance-ce3ea7e682e "Rose-Colored Glasses" https://medium.com/@katcalvinla/rose-colored-glasses-65c0ae3efe0f

Episode Notes

On this episode, Anoa chats with Kat Calvin, founder of Spread the Vote. about her work expanding on the principle of protesting with purpose. We have a lot of reactionary critique happening but what are people doing about it? Kat talks about some steps she's taken to help carve out spaces for folks to get involved from helping people get ID to signing up for volunteer legal services for folks harassed by white people calling the police, civic teach and engagement is an untapped resource in our field. The to pieces we referenced are shared below. Check it out and share! "Protest Without Strategy is Performance" https://blog.usejournal.com/protest-without-strategy-is-performance-ce3ea7e682e "Rose-Colored Glasses" https://medium.com/@katcalvinla/rose-colored-glasses-65c0ae3efe0f