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For the past 18 years photojournalist Tish Lampert has documented the ongoing, political and human rights issues that have compelled Americans to stand up and speak out. Her lens has captured the leading critical social uprisings of our era. In an effort to inspire moral consciousness and give voice to today's heroes on the front-lines the America Speaks Podcast is born.

For the past 18 years photojournalist Tish Lampert has documented the ongoing, political and human rights issues that have compelled Americans to stand up and speak out. Her lens has captured the leading critical social uprisings of our era. In an effort to inspire moral consciousness and give voice to today's heroes on the front-lines the America Speaks Podcast is born.
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For the past 18 years photojournalist Tish Lampert has documented the ongoing, political and human rights issues that have compelled Americans to stand up and speak out. Her lens has captured the leading critical social uprisings of our era. In an effort to inspire moral consciousness and give voice to today's heroes on the front-lines the America Speaks Podcast is born.

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323-819-5107


Episodes

Mary Kathryn Nagle- Protecting the Sovereign Rights of Tribal Governments and Improving the Lives of Native People

1/14/2019
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Mary Kathryn Nagle is a playwright and a partner at Pipestem Law, a firm specializing in tribal sovereignty of Native nations and peoples. She was born in Oklahoma City, OK, and is an enrolled citizen of the Cherokee Nation of Oklahoma.[1] She currently serves as the executive director of the Yale Indigenous Performing Arts Program Nagle is an alumna of the 2013 Emerging Writers Group, a prestigious program supported by The Public Theater for up-and-coming playwrights. During her time in...

Duration:00:14:54

Ambassador Anwarul Chowdhury, The Culture of Peace and You

12/23/2018
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Ambassador Anwarul K. Chowdhury ’s legacy and leadership in advancing the best interest of the global community are boldly imprinted in his pioneering initiative in March 2000 as the President of the Security Council that achieved the political and conceptual breakthrough leading to the adoption of the groundbreaking UN Security Council Resolution 1325 in which the Council recognized for the first time the role and contribution of women in the area of peace and security. As a career...

Duration:00:38:48

ROBERT MILLER DIRECTOR OF RIVERSIDE ANIMAL CONTROL OPENS UP ABOUT HIS DEVOTION TO THE ANIMALS

12/14/2018
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Robert Miller could have one of the most difficult and challenging as well as rewarding and responsible jobs there is; as director of one of California's largest shelter systems. Rob oversees every aspect of the lives he is in charge of . He is no stranger to caring for dogs and cats in the clinic. After this conversation its clear that it was when he worked one on one with the animals in the vet clinics and humane societies he worked for the caring for the patients was when Rob was the...

Duration:00:50:23

When Can We Embrace This Crisis With "Love" With Allegra Love

12/7/2018
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Allegra Love, director of the Sante Fe Dreamer's Project and a tireless immigration attorney, devotes 24/7 to representing asylum seekers escaping the unforgiving violence in Central America. Allegra is these families best hope. She offers her legal services for free to those who have no other options than to put themselves at the mercy of the U.S. immigration court system. Her clients have endured great hardships and trauma in their native countries and the journey to the U.S. with young...

Duration:00:28:31

A New Way Of Thinking - To Work Together - On The Crisis of Climate Damage With Wilford Welch

11/29/2018
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Wilford Welch has been exploring the driving forces impacting our world for more than five decades as a U.S. diplomat in Asia; as an economic development and business consultant in Asia, the Middle East, Europe, and the U.S.; as the publisher of a world affairs magazine that appeared in 26 countries in six language editions; and as the leader of educational trips to numerous countries and culture Wilford developed future planning scenarios for a number of multinational corporations and...

Duration:00:37:11

Elections Matter With Mary Angela

11/20/2018
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A round table idea fest of the day after the election with Mary Angela and Host of America Speaks Tish Lampert , and Kim Langbecker, producer. A full menu of responses and zeroing in on the stunts Republican have created to suppress voting. What happened to democracy in Georgia?

Duration:00:14:40

IGNITING THE WORLD WITH KATHY ELDON' AND CREATIVE VISIONS

11/12/2018
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Kathy Eldon, Pat Chandler and Creative Visions remind us we must find a way to reconnect and make greater effort to understand the plight that others are dealing with. To find our human connection. The virtue of being a storyteller is to high light a more compassionate message, with an invigorated focus on the individual narrative. How do we enliven participation and strike a chord to encourage our commonality? We are the stewards of our fragile planet and can put aside our differences to...

Duration:00:15:00

Kathy Eldon - The Shining Light of Activism, A Warrior For Good

11/4/2018
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Today’s conversation with Kathy Eldon and Pat Chandler boosted my spirits and reinforced my resolve. We can be heard ! This is the perfect message we want to send everyone, as you go off to the polls. Each of us matters and as Kathy has reminded us historically we always boomerang back into the light, after these challenging periods of darkness. We are rewarded by our coming together in hope and acceptance of one another. Both Kathy and Pat and the full Creative Visions Foundation reflect...

Duration:00:14:58

We Can Walk And Chew Gum And Vote At The Same Time

10/29/2018
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Our system of government is called a representative democracy and American citizens do not directly make governmental decisions. They elect officials to govern for them. But with the skyrocketing spending of super pacs, and influence of lobbying giants amidst the enormous contributions from high roller donors flooding dark money into campaigns across the country are Americans witnessing the merchandising of our elections? The outcome of this out of control spending allows wealthy...

Duration:00:15:00

Represent US With Josh Silver , Take Charge of Our Elections

10/23/2018
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Represent US brings together conservatives, progressives, and everyone in between to pass powerful anti-corruption laws that stop political bribery, end secret money, and fix our broken elections. Headed by Josh Silver is a veteran election and media reform executive. He was the campaign manager for the successful 1998 Arizona Clean Elections ballot initiative, and is the co-founder and former CEO of Free Press, a leading media and technology reform advocacy organization. Silver has been...

Duration:00:14:47

Juliana Vs US(YouthvGov) With Kiran Oomman

10/15/2018
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Twenty-one youths, ages 9 -21, are suing the federal government, for climate damage; representing Juliana Vs US Gov't which has out smarted US government lawyers, for two years, as it heads to superior court in Oregon. This landmark suit takes on the U.S. government, as well as the fossil fuel giants, to answer to the determined millennials who are fighting for the planet’s future.

Duration:00:15:00

Women are the Backbone of Society and The Bedrock of The Nation

10/1/2018
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This episode reflects how Kathy Kleinfield, an impassioned woman dedicates her life to fighting every day for women. Everyday Kathy Kleinfield witnesses how women rely on her health clinic for their lives, and their children's lives. And yet all women in our country today are at the mercy of Senators, with old ideas in Washington, old disaffected men whose votes are solely political with no regard to how their legislation will affect everyday lives. Women are a force to be reckoned with and...

Duration:00:14:56

Defending Our Rights With Kathy Kleinfield

9/22/2018
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Here we are in 2018 and women are still having to pick up their swords to battle for their rights. We are witnessing a choreographed effort of obstructionism with this rushed appointment of Brett Kavanaugh despite evidence that should bring into question how this candidate should deserve a lifetime appointment on the Supreme Court. Kathy Kleinfield, who heads the Houston's Women's Clinic, can attest to the character and bias of Kavanaugh who officiated the "Jane Doe" case of the undocumented...

Duration:00:14:56

Quentin Williams Part Two" On Creating Relationships

9/17/2018
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This is a compelling episode examining Quentin s remarkable life, his origin years, the book he published for his son and how he is now a distinguished advisor and speaker, working with police departments across the U.S., as swell as his aim to bring people together from all walks of life. Quentin is also an author, prolific international speaker, former FBI Agent, former federal prosecutor, work with the United States Attorney’s Office

Duration:00:15:03

Quentin Williams: We Need To Be Listening To each Other

9/7/2018
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Quentin is a previous FBI agent, a lawyer, a contract mediator, a respected educator with a lengthy record of successful deal-making and community advocacy, a messenger of reconciliation who is working with police departments across the country to create greater co-operation and harmony within urban communities. As the new NFL season is upon us we decided to get a sense from Quentin of a more in depth understanding of the protests today by the players in the NFL and NBA. In part two of our...

Duration:00:15:00

Martin Sheen :One Heart With Courage

8/31/2018
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I WANTED TO BRING MARTIN SHEEN BACK ON AMERICA SPEAKS TO RE LISTEN TO HIS COUNSEL AND GET HIS PERSPECTIVE AS WE ROLL UP OUR SLEEVES AND COMMIT TO EACH AND EVERY ONE OF US CASTING OUR VOTE, USING OUR VOICE AND STANDING UP WITH COURAGE TO UNITE AGAINST INTIMIDATION, CORRUPTION LIES AND THE EROSION OF OUR FREEDOMS, AND THE AMERICA WE HOLD DEAR.

Duration:00:14:58

Making History Deb Haaland

8/12/2018
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Deb Haaland is running to make history in New Mexico, the first Native American woman who would represent the first district in New Mexico in Congress. Deb is committed to a campaign devoted to accountability, honest values, and a fierce dedication to her constituents.Deb has a vision for the future emphasizing renewable energy and green jobs. Deb is passionate about having the opportunity to represent New Mexico with a forward direction for today's youth. This conversation is outside the...

Duration:00:14:54

Deb Haaland Is Going To Make History in New Mexico

8/5/2018
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Deb Haaland reflects the new wave of candidates running in the 2018. She is a veteran of political campaigns and a well respected Democratic party chair, in New Mexico. Deb is a strong advocate for women's rights , Native Americans, LGBTQ rights, Veterans, early education (one of Deb's real motivations) and a true honoring for our commons and our sacred lands. Deb is a down to earth single mom, who has devoted her life to issues all Americans care about. She is not driven by political...

Duration:00:15:02

When Chronic Fear Becomes A Way Of Life , Part 2 with Maria Joes Mendez

7/27/2018
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What are the underlying threats facing those living in Central America today and why these families are risking their lives, and their family's lives to find safety in the U.S.. Citizens from all walks of life are living with daily threats of extortion. Maria Joes Mendez has just teturned from Honduras and El Salavodor where she spoke to a wide spectrum of those who are impacted by the violence and extortion that is uncontrollable in the region at the hands of M-13 and the 18th Street gangs.

Duration:00:15:00

The Effects and Root Causes of Transnational Violence In Central America

7/23/2018
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Understanding why Central America invariably ranks as the most violent region in the world outside an official war zone has been a question that has always intrigued Maria Jose Mendez. But it was not until she started organizing with MIRAC (Minnesota Immigrants’ Rights Action Committee) that she realized the gravity of the matter and how the upsurge of violence in the region has led to increased migration. Moreover, Maria's participation in an activist caravan that traveled throughout...

Duration:00:15:00