Urban Forum Northwest

Dr. Karen Johnson, Director, Governor's Office of Equity and more

Recorded live on Thursday, July 15 Eddie’s guests for the hour are:

*Dr. Karen Johnson, Director, Governor’s Office of Equity comments on the goals and objective of her office. Particularly since Washington State has been without Affirmative Action since 1998 with issuance of Governor’s Directive 98-01.
*Bishop Reggie Witherspoon, Washington Northwest Ecclesiastical Jurisdiction COGIC comments on the importance of the Seventh Annual Holy Convocation that has featured Empowerment Workshops, Youth Rally, Dynamic Preaching, and a Concert.

*Rick Dimmer and Cherie MacLeod are Co-Leaders of the City of Seattle’s Cannabis Equity Team that’s sponsoring Thursday’s Zoom meeting to get input from interested residents.
*Clarence Gunn, Democrats for Diversity and Inclusion (DDI) comments on the candidates forum for Seattle’s next Mayor that’s being sponsored by Coalition of Immigrants Refugees and Communities of Color (CIRCC).
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