On this episode of OPEN BXRx Tuesday, Host Kibin Alleyne discusses the ongoing fight for full student debt forgiveness with India Walton, Senior Strategic Organizer for RootsAction. Then we talk about new laws that are aimed at improving black & latina maternity rates with Emilie Rodriguez, Founder of Ashe Birthing Services. After that we talk about why yellow taxi drivers/owners have suffered so much debt and their recent win in their fight for debt relief with John Asmah, a Taxi Medallion Owner/Driver. Finally we learn more about The Inflation Reduction Act and how it is designed to help us meet our climate change goals with John Mandyck, CEO of Urban Green Council.
Tune in to watch on BX OMNI channel 67 Optimum/ 2133 FiOS in the Bronx and online at bronxnet.org on the following days and times: