The Way with Anoa

Electoral Politics, Accountability and Justice with Jessica Byrd

Episode Summary

On this episode, Anoa opens with a reflection on the recent Youth Town halls on CNN and some highlights of the candidates responses. She next shifts to a conversation with Jessica Byrd founder of Three Point Strategies ahead of the She The People 2020 Presidential forum in Houston, TX. Jessica digs in on issues of electoral justice and accountability as well as what does it mean to build intentionally with movement.

Episode Notes

On this episode, Anoa opens with a reflection on the recent Youth Town halls on CNN and some highlights of the candidates responses. She next shifts to a conversation with Jessica Byrd founder of Three Point Strategies ahead of the She The People 2020 Presidential forum in Houston, TX. Jessica digs in on issues of electoral justice and accountability as well as what does it mean to build intentionally with movement. One of many conversations to come across this cycle.

Make sure to check out and support local candidates running for office this year in 2019!

Lisa Calderon - Denver, CO Mayor
Regina Williams-Preston - South Bend, IN Mayor
Tami Sawyer - Memphis, TN Mayor

Articles about Mayor Pete mentioned in intro:
Buttigieg's Police Issues Go Beyond Secret Tapes
'I ain't ever seen the dude' – residents of South Bend's poor neighborhoods say Democratic presidential hopeful Pete Buttigieg left them behind