S03 EP8 - Power to the Working People - Elana & Teresa of Rural People's Voice

Season 3 | Episode 8
37m | Mar 15, 2024

In this episode, we delve deep into the often-overlooked realm of rural politics and the strategies behind building political power in these communities. Join us in conversation with Elana Mainer and Teresa Bendito of Rural People’s Voice, seasoned advocates for rural empowerment.

Together, we uncover the challenges of rural political dynamics, sharing stories about organizations like Rural People’s Voice reshaping the narrative and driving change in areas often overshadowed by urban centers. From cultivating local leadership to forging alliances across diverse communities and landscapes, this episode offers a roadmap for harnessing the untapped potential of rural America.

Whether you're a rural activist, community leader, or simply curious about the power dynamics in America's heartlands, this episode is a must-listen. Tune in as we sow the seeds of political empowerment and cultivate a future where rural voices are heard loud and clear.

You can find Rural People's Voice here:

IG: @rural_peoples_voice


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