KSQD 90.7 FM Santa Cruz
KSQD 90.7 FM Santa Cruz
Moment of Truth with Ami and Alvin
Moment of Truth with Ami and Alvin is a radio show and KSQD podcast addressing the acute crises and opportunities of our day from an emotional, spiritual and activist perspective. From voting rights and attacks on democracy, to racism and the climate crisis, during each episode we explore each crisis, how it affects us, and what it may ASK of us in terms of: resistance, solutions and spiritual grounding. Hosts Alvin Dawkins and Ami Chen approach all issues as physical, emotional, and spiritual beings—interdependent upon one another and planet Earth.
The following are links to topics discussed during this program:
1. ALEC Exposed:
https://www.alecexposed.org/wiki/ALEC_Exposed2. Shelby County v Holder:
https://www.theatlantic.com/politics/archive/2018/07/how-shelby-county-broke-america/564707/3.  Brnovich v DNC 2021:
https://www.theatlantic.com/ideas/archive/2021/07/brnovich-vra-scotus-decision-arizona-voting-right/619330/More web links about recent Supreme Court decisions negatively
impacting voting rights:

More info about the John Lewis Voting Rights Advancement Act & The For
The People Act
1. https://www.hrc.org/resources/voting-rights-advancement-act

2. https://www.brennancenter.org/our-work/policy-solutions/congress-must-pass-people-act

For More background about the history of the Voting Rights Act of 1965:

1. https://www.brennancenter.org/issues/ensure-every-american-can-vote/voting-reform/voting-rights-act
2. https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Voting_Rights_Act_of_1965