Food as a tool for social and political change
Chicas Politicas welcome their first guest! lauren Ornelas (she, her, hers). lauren is Food Empowerment Project founder and president. lauren has been active in the animal rights movement for more than 30 years. She is the former executive director of Viva! USA, a national nonprofit vegan advocacy organization.For more info, check out: foodispower.org
Politics hits its lowest levels, but not all is lost
In this episode we talked about the historic show that the GOP gave us when removing House Speaker Kevin McCarthy. What is going on there? Yikes. Not all is lost, Gavin Newson appointed a new Senator faster than we could upload a new episode! Wowza.
What the hell is a "Government Shutdown"? and Diane Feinstein's passing
Senator Feinstein passed today at 90 years old. Her legacy is vast and Governor Newsom has the task to fill her seat. Listen as Chicas Politicas talk about the late Senator and next steps. Also, what the hell is a "government shutdown"? The chicas break it down for you. Eek!
The California US Senate race is heating up! + Housing Crisis Opinion
The Chicas talk about maternal health disparities, what kind of champion we need to get us out of this hole and others like... (drums) the housing crisis. Lots of talks and plans, but what is California actually doing? Governor Newsom, listen up!
Cheaper than therapy