Covid, Democracy, and Operation Understanding

UPDATE: audio recording here. Advancement Project 5:00 mark; Operation Understanding 31:00. Video coming soon.

This week’s program looks at voting amid the challenges of Covid-19 and attacks on civil liberties, with Jorge Vasquez, new director of Power and Democracy at Advancement Project, a national advocate for just democracy for two decades. In the second segment, we are joined by Yolanda Savage-Narva, executive director of Operation Understanding, an organization long dedicated to building generations of Black and Jewish community leaders who working to eradicate racism, antisemitism, and all forms of discrimination.

Tune in weekly at 11 a.m. EASTERN on We Act Radio (audio) or via Facebook Live.

“No Question too Small or Too Large”

Brief summary of segment with Jorge Vasquez, Advancement Project

“Thread: Willingness to Understand Other People”

Brief summary of segment with Yolanda Savage-Narva, Operation Understanding [link coming soon]


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