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Jessica and Kyler spending an evening chatting about what they've learned and heard from their friends and colleagues regarding impeachment.
Kyler and Jessica wrap-up their discussion on the state of education. They debate the struggle public education has with funding and privatization. The two educator's they spoke to came from very different schools,
Jessica meets up with Aurora Mireles, an elementary school teacher in East Los Angeles. She reflects on that rainy week in January when over 30,000 LAUSD teachers went on strike. Ms. Mireles explains the bigger systemic problems hurting public educat...
We are back with Season 2! This series of episodes will look into some of the topics that the Democratic Primary candidates have brought up while stumping around the country. First up, education and teacher pay. -
Kyler and Jessica discuss the anxieties and higher calling both their interviewees invoked when they spoke of their positions within the federal government. Did the president learn anything about using these positions as bargaining chips in his border...
Jessica sits down with a friend who works for the coast guard. He talks about life during the government shutdown and how missing a few paychecks affected him and his colleagues. Together they debate whether using federal workers as a bargaining chip...
The government is shut down, so Kyler talks with a friend in the parks service about her experience being a furloughed federal worker. They explore how the shutdown is bigger than just the 800,000 not getting a paycheck.
Jessica and Kyler review what they learned from their discussions on race in the US. They conclude that the more people leave themselves open to uncomfortable moments the more progress our culture could find when it comes to bias and discrimination.
Kyler sits down with Luis and Samantha Escobedo to talk about their experience as a mixed-race married couple. Luis was born in Mexico and came to Colorado with his family at eight years old. Sam was born and raised in southern Colorado.
Kyler and Jessica chat about the 2018 mid-term election results and those still being tallied.