Global Feminist Activism


In this episode of Open Gov Stories, fellow global activists Lisa VeneKlasen and Emira Woods talk about becoming aware of injustice at an early age and what led them to their careers growing up in the United State and Liberia.

Lisa talks about working directly with the Sandinista government in the middle of a revolution. They discuss their shared passion for supporting feminists in social justice struggles. Emira talks about her grandmother growing up in Liberia next to a Firestone rubber plant. They end with their sources of hope. CLICK HERE TO LISTEN.