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The BGG Podcast - Vaccines, Trust, and the Global Pandemic with Dr. Krishna Upadhya

Welcome to Season 6 of The Brown Girls Guide to Politics Podcast!

Listen as host A’shanti Gholar speaks to Dr. Krishna Upadhya, Vice President of Quality Care and Health Equity at Planned Parenthood. They discuss the COVID-19 pandemic, its disproportionate effect on BIPOC communities, and how to better ensure Americans can trust the vaccine.

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This episode of The Brown Girls Guide to Politics is in partnership with Planned Parenthood Federation of America. Planned Parenthood Federation of America is a health care provider, education and advocacy center delivering reproductive health care, sex education, and information to millions of people worldwide.

The Brown Girls Guide to Politics Podcast is all about amplifying the voices of women who are too often forgotten in media coverage. Host A’shanti Gholar leads conversations with women changing the face of politics. In the BGG to Politics blog, A’shanti created a space for women of color to learn about the current state of politics, to support others breaking into the political sphere, and to celebrate incredible women changing the course of the country. A’shanti founded the blog in 2018 and Wonder Media Network is thrilled to extend her platform to audio.

The Brown Girls Guide to Politics is produced by Wonder Media Network.

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