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Activist Shaka Senghor on the fight to save Rodney Reed from death row

The State of Texas wants to execute Rodney Reed on November 20, 2019, but a petition for his death warrant to be rescinded and for him to be granted a new trial has garnered huge support. Formerly incarcerated criminal-justice-reform activist Shaka Senghor—the author of Writing My Wrongs: Life, Death, and Redemption in an American Prison—is fighting to stop his execution.
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2 Latinx trailblazers on overcoming obstacles and finding your superpower

The Pew Research Center found that the U.S. Hispanic population in 2020 accounted for 51% of the entire U.S. population growth that year. Despite the stats, Black and Hispanic workers are the most underrepresented in the highest-paying and most influential positions and overrepresented in roles such as assistants and laborers. It comes as no surprise that the number of Latinx-owned businesses are booming as entrepreneurs are starting their own ventures. Host Chris Denson speaks with Christine De La Rosa, CEO and cofounder of The People’s Ecosystem, and Emmy award-winning journalist and president at The Futuro Media Group Maria Hinojosa to discuss their journeys.

2 Latinx trailblazers on overcoming obstacles and finding your superpower
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