Oct 25, 2021
Talk of representation and the importance of bringing more diversity into positions of power is everywhere. But why is it so important that it actually starts to happen? And what barriers are standing in the way of what diversity there is actually making a difference?
In today’s episode, our guest is Shiquita Yarbrough, who is running for a historic position as the first Black person to run for city counsel in Longmont, Colorado. We’re discussing power, freedom, and representation, as well as why it’s so important to keep representation as a focus and some common issues around its implementation.
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