We start with some tech talk and move onto discussion about the State of the Union and Amy Klobuchar. Cory gives his thoughts on those topics and we hear from Duchess Harris, a professor at Macalester College, sharing her opinions on the speech and Senator Klobuchar's upcoming announcement. >> Listen Now!
...Jeff Schechtman’s guest for this week’s WhoWhatWhy podcast is a professor and historian of black feminist politics, Duchess Harris. In her book Black Feminist Politics from Kennedy to Trump, she explains how black women have taken control of the mainstream progressive agenda, and why this should come as no surprise given the history of women like Ida B. Wells, Fannie Lou Hamer, and Rosa Parks. Harris points to the multiplier effect that social media has given to black wome