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People United - July 20, 2018

People United features geographer Eliot Tretter on the struggle between environmental activists and the business community in Austin and its consequent impact on the development of the city's downtown.

Listen to an archive of this program here.

People United - July 13, 2018

People United features community activists Jane and Gilbert Rivera on their book Austin's Rosewood Neighborhood, examining the historically African American neighborhood on the city's east side.

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People United - July 6, 2018

People United talks with David Campbell, not just the host's father, but also an environmental economist, a naturalized US citizen of Canadian origin, and a historical witness to major social and political changes from the 1960s onwards.

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People United - June 29, 2018

People United presents coverage of the teach-in "Policing in America," moderated by UT-Austin Mexican American & Latino/a Studies faculty member Karma Chávez, and featuring her colleague C. J. AlvarezSofia Casini and Lewis Conway Jr. of Grassroots Leadership, Palestinian-right activists Hana Masri and Eman Nabulsi, and Jesús I. Valles, a storyteller, performer, and secondary school teacher.

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People United - June 22, 2018

People United features Mexican American & Latino/a Studies faculty C. J. Alvarez and Karma Chávez of the University of Texas at Austin, Elvia Arriola of Women on the Border, and lesbian Guatemalan refugee Sulma Franco (with interpreter Elaine Cohen) on borders, sanctuary, and immigration politics.

Listen to an archive of this program here.

People United - June 15, 2018

People United features environmental historian and educator Katie Pace on the historical role of floodplains in racial division and displacement in Austin, particularly Waller Creek's underacknowledged yet foundational status as a racial boundary.  (This episode, originally broadcast in truncated form the previous September, now has been expanded to address current events.)

Listen to an archive of this program here.

People United - June 8, 2018

People United speaks with Sheldon Darnell about Austin Black Pride, the nonprofit he co-founded in 2016 to serve LGBTQ+ African Americans in the Texas capital.  The organization's third annual festival is being held Thursday, June 7, through Sunday, June 10, 2018.

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People United - June 1, 2018

People United features Anna Nguyen, the president of PFLAG Austin, on the welcoming as well as the coming out of people that self-identify as lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, or otherwise queer.

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People United - May 25, 2018

People United presents the first in its two-part coverage of a panel on a six-point People's Plan to resolve the gentrification crisis in Austin.  Moderated by Austin American-Statesman columnist Alberta Phillips, the panel also features community activists Susana AlmanzaNelson Linder, Fred McGhee, Carmen Llanes Pulido, and Jane Rivera as well as developer Ed Wendler.

Listen to an archive of this program here.

People United - May 18, 2018

People United presents the first in its two-part coverage of a panel on a six-point People's Plan to resolve the gentrification crisis in Austin.  Moderated by Austin American-Statesman columnist Alberta Phillips, the panel also features community activists Susana Almanza, Nelson Linder, Fred McGhee, Carmen Llanes Pulido, and Jane Rivera as well as developer Ed Wendler.

Listen to an archive of this program here.

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