Rep. Katherine Clark On Her New Role, What Lies Ahead For Congress, And Divided Democrats
When Rep. Katherine Clark was elected Assistant Speaker of the House last week, she became the second most-powerful Democratic woman ever in Congress. She joined Jim Braude to discuss the new role, concerns about divided Democrats in Congress and whether lawmakers might ever reach another coronavirus relief deal.
Jeneé Osterheldt On Documenting The Many Types Of ‘Beautiful Resistance’ Among Black Americans
In a new multi-media project for The Boston Globe, columnist Jeneé Osterheldt highlights stories of joy, self-expression, connection and community from Black Americans and other people of color in the Boston area. The goal is to illustrate, as she puts it, that “we can acknowledge injustice without being defined that way.” She joined Jim to discuss, along with one of the people she profiled in the project: Che Anderson, the deputy cultural development officer for the City of Worcester who has helped facilitate dozens of public art projects around the city.