May 22, 2017
Lauren Bealore is the Corporate Relations and Events Manager for the Michigan League of Conservation Voters, a national political lobbying organization that focuses on protecting conservation issues by holding elected officials accountable. Lauren is also an appointed and elected official, serving as a City Commissioner for the City of Southfield’s Total Living Commission and Precinct Delegate for Precinct 19 of the City of Southfield.
In today's interview, we discussed the shifts that are happening that seem to be stifling the voice of black women in politics. We also discussed the impact that race, gender and ethnicity might play in politics as we look out a decade from now.