The Way with Anoa

Progressives And Toxic Spaces with Paula Martinez-Benge

Episode Summary

Anoa recently sat down with Paula Martinez-Benge, former volunteer staffer with Truth Against the Machine. The two discussed Paula's exit from TATM as well as the general allegations levied against founder Jordan Chariton. The women expand the conversation to the bigger narrative about perceived abuses of power and how to improve interactions in progressive spaces as we move forward. Thank you for watching The Way with Anoa! Read Paula's piece here: https://medium.com/@paulamartinezbenge/the-failure-of-the-progressive-movement-examining-the-white-savior-complex-sexual-harassment-16c546174f8e

Episode Notes

Anoa recently sat down with Paula Martinez-Benge, former volunteer staffer with Truth Against the Machine. The two discussed Paula's exit from TATM as well as the general allegations levied against founder Jordan Chariton. The women expand the conversation to the bigger narrative about perceived abuses of power and how to improve interactions in progressive spaces as we move forward. Thank you for watching The Way with Anoa! Read Paula's piece here: https://medium.com/@paulamartinezbenge/the-failure-of-the-progressive-movement-examining-the-white-savior-complex-sexual-harassment-16c546174f8e