Flyover Folk Podcast

Flyover Folk Episode 5: Small Town Big Dreams

February 16, 2017 RuralOrganizing.org
Flyover Folk Podcast
Flyover Folk Episode 5: Small Town Big Dreams
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Flyover Folk Podcast
Flyover Folk Episode 5: Small Town Big Dreams
Feb 16, 2017
RuralOrganizing.org
Immigration and agricultural have been closely connected since the founding of America. In fact, we celebrate this special relationship every Thanksgiving. Today’s guest is Monica Reyes, co-Founder of DREAMer Iowa -- an organization advocating for Iowa’s undocumented population. Monica is a community leader and organizer who grew up without papers in a small northern Iowa town. We talk about organizing, politics, and how undocumented immigrants are shaping the future of rural communities.
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Immigration and agricultural have been closely connected since the founding of America. In fact, we celebrate this special relationship every Thanksgiving. Today’s guest is Monica Reyes, co-Founder of DREAMer Iowa -- an organization advocating for Iowa’s undocumented population. Monica is a community leader and organizer who grew up without papers in a small northern Iowa town. We talk about organizing, politics, and how undocumented immigrants are shaping the future of rural communities.