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The Insight Center is committed to exposing the root causes of economic exclusion and racial inequity. Through the Hidden Truths podcast, we amplify uncovered truths and unheard voices across policy and politics. From sharing the latest research and insights to exploring the lived experiences of our multiracial nation, we aim to challenge—and disrupt—the status quo and the systems of power that hold people back. By uncovering America’s very real truths, we’re working to ensure that everyone—no matter their race, gender, or zip code—can fully participate in our economy and share in the promise of freedom.

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The Insight Center is committed to exposing the root causes of economic exclusion and racial inequity. Through the Hidden Truths podcast, we amplify uncovered truths and unheard voices across policy and politics. From sharing the latest research and insights to exploring the lived experiences of our multiracial nation, we aim to challenge—and disrupt—the status quo and the systems of power that hold people back. By uncovering America’s very real truths, we’re working to ensure that everyone—no matter their race, gender, or zip code—can fully participate in our economy and share in the promise of freedom.

    Episode 32: Bringing Black Women to the Policy Table with Cassandra Welchlin and Shannon Williams

    Episode 32: Bringing Black Women to the Policy Table with Cassandra Welchlin and Shannon Williams

    Listen to Cassandra Welchlin and Shannon Williams discuss equal pay and the role of Black women in the push for progressive change in Mississippi and the U.S. South.







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    Episode 31: Resisting COVID Capitalism with Ursula Price and LaToya Johnson

    Episode 31: Resisting COVID Capitalism with Ursula Price and LaToya Johnson

    Listen to Ursula Price and LaToya Johnson of the New Orleans Workers’ Center for Racial Justice discuss advocacy, organizing, and community-led policy change for Black and Brown workers bearing the brunt of COVID-19 impacts in the Deep South.







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    Episode 30: We Keep Us Safe with Zach Norris

    Episode 30: We Keep Us Safe with Zach Norris

    Listen to Zach Norris and Jhumpa Bhattacharya discuss systems reform and new visions of public safety as they explore takeaways from Zach’s new book, We Keep Us Safe: Building Secure, Just, and Inclusive Communities.







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    Episode 29: Centering Women – It’s More Than Lip Service

    Episode 29: Centering Women – It’s More Than Lip Service

    Listen to Anne Price and Jhumpa Bhattacharya discuss the work of lifting up women and centering Blackness as they reflect on recent trends and ponder new frontiers in racial and gender justice.







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    Episode 28: Crushing Rural Stereotypes with Kendra Bozarth

    Episode 28: Crushing Rural Stereotypes with Kendra Bozarth

    Listen to Kendra Bozarth and Jhumpa Bhattacharya discuss how disrupting false and reductive narratives about rural America can support more inclusive and responsive policy change. 







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    • 21 min
    Episode 27: Dr. Lisa D. Cook and Anna Gifty Opoku-Agyeman

    Episode 27: Dr. Lisa D. Cook and Anna Gifty Opoku-Agyeman

    Listen to Dr. Lisa D. Cook, Anna Gifty Opoku-Agyeman, and Jhumpa Bhattacharya discuss the extreme underrepresentation of Black women in economics and why that matters for the field – and for public policy. 







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