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Michael Barrera

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Third Parties in the 2020 Election and what it means for US democracy; Plus: Cruise 4 Justice event this weekend highlights 2017 police killing of Michael Barrera, many others

KPFA - UpFront

[caption id="attachment_343748" align="aligncenter" width="716"] Michael Barrera and his daughter (Photo: Courtesy of Marisa Barrera)[/caption]0:08 - In a year of a global pandemic, unprecedented wildfires, and historic protests against police violence and more, on top of all of that, in roughly a month and a half, US citizens face the most decisive presidential election of their lifetimes. In addition to the two primary parties, Green Party candidate Howie Hawkins is running and a new Movement for a People’s Party (or MPP) is gaining momentum. What does all of this mean for the future of US democracy?  We speak with John Nichols (@NicholsUprising [1]), National Affairs Correspondent for The Nation.0:34 - Tomorrow, on September 19 there will be a Bay Area Cruise 4 Justice [2], against police violence and over-policing in black and brown communities. We speak to George Galvis, the co-founder and executive director of Communities United for Restorative Youth Justice [3] (CURYJ). And with Marissa Barrera who is fighting for justice for her brother, Michael Barrera [4], who was killed by Woodland Police in 2017.Event: Cruise 4 Justice [5]Saturday, September 19 12 - 5pmMeeting at Holly Park in San Francisco[1] https://twitter.com/NicholsUprising[2] https://www.facebook.com/events/3350186995047291?fbclid=IwAR2sHAm_byETvhpE0BoD13uAUIMd8v-rM5yBLvdG3839kV0Fl6HVDI1qqf0[3] https://www.facebook.com/CURYJ/[4] https://www.gofundme.com/f/justice-for-bigmike[5] https://www.facebook.com/events/3350186995047291?fbclid=IwAR2sHAm_byETvhpE0BoD13uAUIMd8v-rM5yBLvdG3839kV0Fl6HVDI1qqf0

3hr 19mins

18 Sep 2020

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Fitness and Activism with Marissa Barrera (Rip Michael Barrera)

Go To Work Fitness Podcast

This Go To Work Fitness Podcast episode will be a very special one.. Not only will we have our first Official Guest, but she's one of the baddest ladies I've ever encountered. From getting countless people in shape as a Personal Trainer, to taking up the fight for her brother who was tragically murdered by police in WoodLand, Ca. Since then, she has supported and given voices to countless victims of the same circumstance. And she will continue to go NATIONWIDE this Summer to continue her mission.. Not to mention being a mom of 2. She does it all😀😀💪.. I'm proud to have my friend Marissa Barrera on the show.. From fitness stories, to great tips for the ladies and moms to keep it tight, all the way to the serious subjects of Police Brutality, the Protests, distrust and negativity it has spawned, and the end goal of this struggle.. There's even some self healing in there😀😀💯💯!! I really can't wait for you to hear this interview.. Eat Healthy, Speak Healthy, Live Healthy!!!! #GoToWork--- This episode is sponsored by · Anchor: The easiest way to make a podcast. https://anchor.fm/appSupport this podcast: https://anchor.fm/gtwfitness/support

1hr 32mins

19 Jun 2020

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The Southwest Business Summit with Michael Barrera

Santa Fe County GOP Podcasts

The Santa Fe County GOP talks with Michael Barrera about the upcoming Southwest Business Summit being held in Albuquerque, New Mexico.  Mr. Barrera was named one of the top 100 influential Hispanics in Business and Diversity Business.com's "America's Top Diversity Advocates," which was a list that included former President Bill Clinton and Oprah Winfrey.  Michael talks about why the Business Summit is important to you and the state of New Mexico.  That and much much more... Enjoy!

5 May 2015