The Way with Anoa

Seattle Mayoral Candidate Nikkita Oliver and Community Driven Political Processes

Episode Summary

On this edition of The Way with Anoa, Mayoral Candidate Nikkita Oliver talked with Anoa about her motivation for running as well as the importance of taking advantage of opportunities outside the two party system. The People's Party platform and campaign process have been community led and organized, serving as a potential model for community-based action and electoral involvement at the local level. Nikkita shares about balancing regular life duties such as full-time work, with running for citywide office. One thing is clear, this is a strong effort by a collective of engaged organizers and community folks to create sustainable change not just by changing who serves as Mayor but how the office itself is run. Looking forward to seeing what happens next. Read more about the People's Party and Why Nikkita is their candidate here: https://seattlepeoplesparty.com/why-we-are-running Tune in and Share!

Episode Notes

On this edition of The Way with Anoa, Mayoral Candidate Nikkita Oliver talked with Anoa about her motivation for running as well as the importance of taking advantage of opportunities outside the two party system. The People's Party platform and campaign process have been community led and organized, serving as a potential model for community-based action and electoral involvement at the local level. Nikkita shares about balancing regular life duties such as full-time work, with running for citywide office. One thing is clear, this is a strong effort by a collective of engaged organizers and community folks to create sustainable change not just by changing who serves as Mayor but how the office itself is run. Looking forward to seeing what happens next. Read more about the People's Party and Why Nikkita is their candidate here: https://seattlepeoplesparty.com/why-we-are-running Tune in and Share!