Everywhere Radio, hosted by Whitney Kimball Coe, features rural leaders and allies spotlighting the good, scrappy, joyful ways rural people are building a more inclusive nation. Everywhere Radio is a production of the Rural Assembly.
Seeking the Heartbeat of "Our Towns" with Deb and James Fallows
You'll find the award-winning writing of Deb and James Fallows in publications across the web, from The Atlantic to National Geographic and more. Together, they are the authors of the bestselling book, "Our Towns: A 100,000 Mile Journey Into the Heart of America," now a documentary film on HBO. This week, Deb and James talk with Whitney about showing up and finding hope while telling the complex stories of America's small towns.
Solving Problems and Telling Stories with Harry Gottlieb and Kiran Singh Sirah
This special episode of Everywhere Radio features two speakers set for April's Rural Assembly Everywhere virtual festival: First, Harry Gottlieb, founder of Jackbox Games and a new organization called Unify America, talks with Whitney about making the US a country of problem solvers. Then, Kiran Singh Sirah, president of the International Storytelling Center, talks with Whitney about the healing power of stories, the art of the "porch sit," and the glory of Saint Dolly.
Pasito, Pasito: The Immigrant Journey in Rural America with Gladys Godinez
How did planning for a potential ICE raid lead to a festival celebrating immigrant communities in rural Nebraska? Hear this and other stories about living as an immigrant in rural America as community organizer Gladys Godinez and host Whitney Kimball Coe discuss the importance of inclusion, welcoming, and being seen.
Talking Inclusion and Belonging with Wendy Feliz from the American Immigration Council
For the inaugural episode of Everywhere Radio, Whitney interviews Wendy Feliz, the Founding Director of the Center for Inclusion and Belonging at the American Immigration Council. Whitney and Wendy talk about building common purpose between new immigrant communities and long-time rural residents, the prospects for progress on national immigration policy, the importance of welcoming and inclusion, and much more.
Launching March 4: Everywhere Radio with Whitney Kimball Coe
Don't miss a new podcast from the Rural Assembly. Launching Thursday, March 4, Everywhere Radio, hosted by Whitney Kimball Coe, spotlights the good, scrappy, joyful ways that rural people and allies are building a more inclusive nation. Our first slate of episodes features guests like Wendy Feliz of the American Immigration Council, Krista Tippett of the On Being Project, Kiran Singh Sirah of the International Storytelling Center, rural community organizer Gladys Godinez, and more.
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Thank you Whitney & Rural Assembly for lifting these voices and issues. Especially enjoyed and learned from the Gladys Godinez interview.