Listen: Activists Share Their Self Care Tips

August 23, 2018 Will Coley

Insights from The Opportunity Agenda

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At the beginning of August, more than 3,000 progressive digital activists convened in New Oreleans for Netroots Nation 2018. Our colleague, Will Coley, was one of those participants and he used the conference as the opportunity to talk to others* about how they’re taking care of themselves during these challenging times. Listen to his audio report above. 

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*Voices in order of appearance:

  1. Maurice Mitchell, Working Families Party
  2. New Orleans Mayor LaToya Cantrell
  3. Will Coley, The Opportunity Agenda
  4. Nelson from Las Vegas
  5. Jan Robinson Flint, Black Women for Wellness
  6. Huiying Bernce Chan, Daily Kos
  7. Maggie Rogers, National Public Pension Coalition
  8. Vince Warren, Center for Constitutional Rights
  9. Jennifer Friednman, Trilogy Interactive
  10. Azelia, a student in DC
  11. Justin Krebs, MoveOn
  12. Sheila Maddali, Restaurant Opportunities Center, PA
  13. Kim Ford, NAACP New Orleans chapter
  14. Liz Fraser, Connecticut Assocation for Human Services
  15. Merrill Gay, Early Childhood Alliance, CT
  16. Imara Jones, Free Speech TV
  17. Amanda Cooper, Lightbox Collaborative
  18. Rory Morris, Daily Kos
  19. Zack Ford, Think Progress
  20. Shireen Nori, Sierra Club