Democracy in Color
About This Show
Hosted by Aimee Allison, Democracy in Color is The Voice of the New American Majority. In each episode, Aimee is joined by political experts and commentators, activists and leaders to explore critical issues at the intersection of race and politics. Subscribe for your dose of political intelligence!
Most Recent Episode
Ep13 Beating Trump for Good: Love, Imagination, Empathy w/ Jeff Chang, David Kim and Rebecca Solnit
In this second part of a two-part episode, Aimee continues her conversation with: Jeff Chang, Executive Director of the Institute for Diversity in the Arts at Stanford and author of the newly launched book We Gon’ Be Alright; David Kyuman Kim, professor of religious studies and American studies at Connecticut College and author of Melancholic Freedom, and historian and activist Rebecca Solnit, author of Hope in the Dark and Men Explain Things to Me. During this second session, they examine how to move from fear to love, including loving our country’s Trump supporters, developing empathy in the face of our lack of imagination, and how communities really do take care of one another.