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The BGG Podcast - Women of Color Leading On Capitol Hill

Meet some of the women shaping policy on Capitol Hill!

We partnered with the Black Women’s Congressional Alliance to bring you another live roundtable discussion with Keenan Austin Reed, Cietta Kiandoli, Sonali Desai, Christina Henderson, and Angela Ramirez. They discuss why they chose a career in public service, and offer advice for other women who aspire to work on Capitol Hill.

Special thanks to ActBlue for sponsoring this episode.

The Brown Girl's 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. Episodes include interviews with politicians, candidates, and influencers. Get ready for roundtables, analyzing current events, and more! 

In the BGG to Politics blog, A’shanti created a space for women of color to learn about the current state of women in politics, to support others breaking into the political sphere, and to celebrate incredible people changing the course of the country. A’shanti founded the blog in 2018 and teamed up with Wonder Media Network in 2019 to extend her platform to audio.

The Brown Girls Guide is produced by Cinthia Pimentel. Original music was composed by Elisheba Ittoop.

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