Hidden Truths

Hidden Truths


Latest Episodes

Episode 25: Darris Young
August 15, 2019

Listen to Aisa Villarosa and Darris Young discuss the roots of mass incarceration, pathways for systems change, and Darris’s life and work in becoming a strong advocate for Black and Brown boys, men, and communities.

Episode 24: Thomas W. Mitchell
July 08, 2019

Listen to Professor Thomas W. Mitchell and Anne Price discuss the Uniform Partition of Heirs Property Act (UPHPA) and how it helps struggling families hold on to and build wealth through land ownership. Professor Thomas W.

Episode 23: Indivar “Indi” Dutta-Gupta
June 03, 2019

Listen to Indivar “Indi” Dutta-Gupta and Anne Price discuss the current administration’s latest proposal to redefine poverty, how race neutral policies impact people of color, and some big ideas to address poverty and income inequality.

Episode 22: Rakeen Mabud
April 29, 2019

Listen to Rakeen Mabud and Jhumpa Bhattacharya discuss mandatory arbitration and other features of the 21st century workplace that are decreasing worker power and driving negative economic outcomes for women and people of color.

Episode 21: Surina Khan
February 26, 2019

Listen to Jhumpa Bhattacharya and Surina Khan discuss the power of women-led public policy advocacy while exploring the groundbreaking, intersectional work of the Women’s Foundation of California. “When you put women—whether we’re cisgender women or tr...

Episode 20: Catherine Berman
January 18, 2019

Listen to Anne Price and Catherine Berman discuss the social investment platform CNote as an innovative model for expanding economic development and opportunity in historically underserved communities. Catherine Berman is a three-time social entreprene...

Episode 19: Anne Price + Jhumpa Bhattacharya
December 18, 2018

Listen to Anne and Jhumpa reflect on women’s leadership, truth telling, reframing economic security and more, as they share highs, lows, and the most promising ideas of 2018 in their annual year in review. 2018 was a tough,

Episode 18: Shawn Fremstad
November 30, 2018

Listen to Anne Price and Shawn Fremstad discuss economic exclusion and recently proposed changes to “public charge” regulation that, if implemented, would block citizenship for immigrants drawing on public assistance programs. Anne Price,

Episode 17: Brandon Greene and Noe Gudiño
November 02, 2018

Listen to Jhumpa Bhattacharya, Brandon Greene and Noe Gudiño discuss the impacts of administrative criminal justice fees and fines on formerly incarcerated individuals as they try to move on with their lives after serving time.

Episode 16: Dr. David Pate Jr and Jacquelyn L Boggess
September 27, 2018

Listen to Anne Price, Dr. David Pate Jr and Jacquelyn L. Boggess discuss the harms of economic and social welfare policies on families, specifically the impact of child support debt. Dr. David Pate Jr is the Chair and Associate Professor at the Helen B...