Speak Out 253


Speak Out 253 is a podcast about social justice in Tacoma, WA and the 253 brought to you by the 253 Club and YWCA Pierce County. Listen to Tacoma locals talk about current issues, both in Tacoma and the world. Each episode focuses on a different topic ranging from YWCA Pierce County's work with domestic violence to social justice movements happening locally.


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Title: 5: The Anatomy of an Election

5: The Anatomy of an Election

November 27th, 2018

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4: Executive Order 13769

November 13th, 2018

Today we're talking to Alaa Alshaibani, a Tacoma local whose parents emigrated to the U.S. from Yemen. Alaa is involved in local politics and activism,… Go to Episode

3: Evolution of the Working Woman and #MeToo

October 30th, 2018

Today we’re talking with Judy Kent – YWCA Pierce County’s Finance Director – about being a woman in the finance industry. Judy started her career… Go to Episode

2: Elevating the Voices of Immigrants and Refugees in Tacoma

October 16th, 2018

This week we’re talking to Jefferson Mok who serves as the Chair on the City’s Commission on Immigrant and Refugee Affairs. The Commission started… Go to Episode