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A podcast for those inclined to take action. Our mission is to help Texans and people across the country hold our leaders accountable, and build an America that leaves no one behind. Join hosts Antoinette Perez and Lucas Schaefer as they explore the best actions to take as responsible citizens in this supremely uncertain new world (dis)order.

Oh This World Antoinette Perez and Lucas Schaefer

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A podcast for those inclined to take action. Our mission is to help Texans and people across the country hold our leaders accountable, and build an America that leaves no one behind. Join hosts Antoinette Perez and Lucas Schaefer as they explore the best actions to take as responsible citizens in this supremely uncertain new world (dis)order.

    Ep. #7.5: Oh This Small World -- An Action You Can Take Now to Make a Difference in November!

    Ep. #7.5: Oh This Small World -- An Action You Can Take Now to Make a Difference in November!

    This week a caller to our RAGE line asks an important question about relational organizing. With only a few weeks until Election Day, we turn to an expert: Mathew Ruberg, DigiDem for the Wendy Davis for Congress campaign here in TX21. Mathew takes us...

    • 10 min
    Ep. #7: A Winnable Race That You Need To Know About, ft. Rebecca Bell-Metereau!

    Ep. #7: A Winnable Race That You Need To Know About, ft. Rebecca Bell-Metereau!

    Today we sit down with the Democratic candidate for the Texas State Board of Education in District 5, Rebecca Bell-Metereau. We talk about why Rebecca is running, how you can help, and how the decisions the State Board makes affect everyone, in Texas...

    • 52 min
    Ep. #6: Phonebank Frenzy / "Lies My Teacher Told Me"

    Ep. #6: Phonebank Frenzy / "Lies My Teacher Told Me"

    We start today's episode with a caller to our RAGE line, which kicks off a conversation about the highs and lows of phonebanking and what we're doing to flip Texas blue in November.The majority of our show this week is dedicated to our OTW book club...

    • 54 min
    Ep. #5: OTW Grab Bag -- The Rage Line Is Open, RBG, White Fragility Wrap-Up

    Ep. #5: OTW Grab Bag -- The Rage Line Is Open, RBG, White Fragility Wrap-Up

    On today's episode we discuss the death of Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg and its implications, listen and respond to our first Rage Line callers, and offer final thoughts on "White Fragility" by Robin DiAngelo.We also unveil our OTW Book Club selection...

    • 45 min
    Ep. #4: White Fragility in Media, ft. Angela de Joseph!

    Ep. #4: White Fragility in Media, ft. Angela de Joseph!

    This week we're joined by Angela de Joseph to continue our discussion of white fragility in progressive spaces and to explore how the media covers women of color and race generally. Angela is an Emmy-nominated filmmaker, health advocate, and the founder...

    • 1 hr 16 min
    Ep. #3: White Fragility in Progressive Activism, ft. Alexander Montalvo!

    Ep. #3: White Fragility in Progressive Activism, ft. Alexander Montalvo!

    After two weeks apart, Antoinette and Lucas reunite to discuss the news and recent forays into activism. (To see the recent Statesman story that drove Lucas straight up the wall, go here). For our main topic today, Antoinette interviews Fort Worth...

    • 1 hr 12 min

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