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Coming Out with Lauren & Nicole

Our guest this week comes to us during her campaign for CONGRESS! Frances Yasmeen Motiwalla’s Peruvian mother and Pakistani father raised her as an Evangelical, but little did they know that a Mission trip to Ireland would prove pivotal to their daughter realizing she was a lesbian… Frances discusses how she went from feeling powerless to being politically engaged, the tragedy in her past that inspired her to run for office, and how LGBTQ equality is a cornerstone of her campaign.


The Racial Maddow Show

Frances Yasmeen Motiwalla never anticipated leaving her work at Peace Action. But when she discovered that her Congressperson had big banks, Monsanto, and private prisons on his donor list–all while calling himself a progressive–she knew someone had to step up and challenge him. Follow her on social media at @fymforcongress!


Cultural Studies

A Conversation with Peace Action West’s Frances Yasmeen Motiwalla, Jonathan Ritter, and Paul Shirey About Grassroots Organizing


Real Security

Frances Yasmeen Motiwalla never anticipated leaving her work at Peace Action. But when she discovered that her Congressperson had big banks, Monsanto, and private prisons on his donor list–all while calling himself a progressive–she knew someone had to step up and challenge him. Follow her on social media at @fymforcongress!


Conversations with Matt Dwyer

Dwyer sits down with Frances Yasmeen Motiwalla who works on anti-nuclear and war grass roots campaigns. They chew the fat about creative ways to have a safer future, how our current foreign policies are bankrupting he U.S. and Matt suggest selling E on her door to door canvassing. Enjoy.


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