Feb 10, 2022
Our series on elections continues: Scott interviews women leaders from two national voting rights organizations, who are focused on empowering Texas' diverse electorate amid the confusion resulting from SB1. Christina Das, Attorney at the NAACP LDF, talks to Scott from Brooklyn about the Voting Rights Defender Project at the Thurgood Marshall Institute. Elizabeth Bille, NALEO's Texas Director of Civic Engagement, then discusses the efforts of the NALEO Education Fund and the resources they provide to the Latino community and other communities of color across the state. Our Weekly Word is brought to you by Texas Impact Board member Rabbi Nancy Kasten, who applies the words of civil rights leader Rabbi Joachim Prinz during the 1963 March on Washington to challenges for American democracy in 2022.