11 episodes

Bestselling author and activist Rebecca Walker and blogger Lily Diamond sit down with courageous women rewriting the stories of their lives. Season One: WOMEN, POLITICS, POWER features twelve women shaping America's political future.

What's Your Story? with Rebecca Walker & Lily Diamond Rebecca Walker & Lily Diamond

    • Society & Culture
    • 5.0, 24 Ratings

Bestselling author and activist Rebecca Walker and blogger Lily Diamond sit down with courageous women rewriting the stories of their lives. Season One: WOMEN, POLITICS, POWER features twelve women shaping America's political future.

    “Unlearning Patriachy” with Khara Jabola-Carolus

    “Unlearning Patriachy” with Khara Jabola-Carolus

    Khara Jabola-Carolus is the Executive Director of the Hawai’i State Commission on the Status of Women. We talk about the sex trade in Hawai’i and its connection to the military, and the connection between the privatization of land and the privatization of women’s bodies. We also talk about the new (native and female) face of … Continue reading "“Unlearning Patriachy” with Khara Jabola-Carolus"

    • 36 min
    “Women of Color Are Not a Minority” with Aimee Allison

    “Women of Color Are Not a Minority” with Aimee Allison

    Aimee Allison is the founder of She the People and the President of Democracy in Color. We spoke the day after the midterm election about the poll returns, Aimee’s mission to build bridges between people, and her commitment to putting the voices, perspectives, and unique political power of women of color in play today, tomorrow, and … Continue reading "“Women of Color Are Not a Minority” with Aimee Allison"

    • 42 min
    “New American Dream” with Anita Malik

    “New American Dream” with Anita Malik

    Anita Malik (D-AZ) is the Democratic nominee for congressional district no. 6 in Arizona. We talk about growing up as the daughter of immigrants from India, Anita’s belief in both capitalism and social good, and what it means to lose and regain a sense of the American Dream. Connect with Anita anitaforarizona.comFacebook Twitter Instagram Anita Malik is a … Continue reading "“New American Dream” with Anita Malik"

    • 44 min
    “We’re All Immigrants” with Catalina Cruz

    “We’re All Immigrants” with Catalina Cruz

    Catalina Cruz is the Democratic nominee for New York state assembly in District 39, Queens. We talk about her experience as a DREAMER from Colombia, growing up undocumented in New York, the connections between immigration reform movements and #blacklivesmatter, and her take on the #metoo movement. UndocuBlackHigher HeightsNew American LeadersNew Visions Democratic Club, Queens, NY … Continue reading "“We’re All Immigrants” with Catalina Cruz"

    • 41 min
    “Thinking Generations Ahead” with Paulette Jordan

    “Thinking Generations Ahead” with Paulette Jordan

    Paulette Jordan (D-ID) is the Democratic candidate for Governor of Idaho. We talk about being a steward of the land, her beliefs about abortion and a woman’s right to choose, the Elizabeth Warren/Pocahontas controversy, and  the importance of raising powerful women and strong sons.  Seven Generation SustainabilityHawai’i State Motto Connect with Paulette jordanforgovernor.comFacebookTwitterInstagram Paulette Jordan, … Continue reading "“Thinking Generations Ahead” with Paulette Jordan"

    • 52 min
    “Dark Money” with Jena Griswold

    “Dark Money” with Jena Griswold

    Jena Griswold (D-CO) is the Democratic nominee for Secretary of State in Colorado. We talk about the use of “dark money” in political campaigns, Jena’s experience as a voter protection attorney for the 2012 Obama campaign, and how Secretaries of State are responsible for implementing cyber security measures to prevent voter fraud. Connect with Jena jenaforcolorado.comTwitterFacebook Jena … Continue reading "“Dark Money” with Jena Griswold"

    • 32 min

Customer Reviews

5.0 out of 5
24 Ratings

24 Ratings

YngMorganFreeman ,

Yesssss!!!!

“Unlearning patriarchy” episode has me fired UP! I love it!

Lukimifigj ,

So pertinent!

This podcast is gold. I find it truly informative; the podcast is actually a political gesture in it self!

nattt moonnn ,

one of my absolute faves

a thoughtful, fulfilling podcast discussing everything we’re thinking in this country during this wild time. both rebecca and lily bring their unique voices, enriched only by the fantastic, inspiring guests they’ve worked so hard to bring on the show. love it, can’t wait for more!

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