Latasha Morrison is a best-selling and award winning author, bridge-builder, reconciler, and a compelling voice in the fight for racial justice. In 2016, she founded Be the Bridge to equip ambassadors of racial reconciliation.
This podcast is another step in cultivating conversations that will hopefully lead to real change.
Leaders of Color In this episode of the Be the Bridge podcast, Latasha Morrison and Jo Saxton talk about barriers to leadership for women of color, the importance of leveraging opportunities for the sake of others, the power of representation, and the restorative benefits of intentional self-care. "Sometimes leadership begets leadership. You know, you do something for [...]
What Can Solidarity Look Like Among People of Color? (Part 2) In this episode of the Be the Bridge podcast, Latasha speaks with Andrea Smith, author and co-founder of INCITE! about solidarity among people of color, the consequences of colonialism in limiting our connectedness, the intersections of violence in gender and race, and what it might look [...]
Episode 3: What Can Solidarity Look Like Among People of Color? (Part 1) In this episode of the Be the Bridge podcast, founder Latasha Morrison and public theologian Lisa Sharon Harper discuss the implications of America’s historical narrative gap, Lisa’s journey to discover the stories of her ancestors, and how we can build bridges from our nation’s [...]
Episode 2: Be the Bridge – How It All Began! (Part 2) The latest episode of the Be the Bridge Podcast features Susan Seay, a motivational speaker and life coach. Latasha and Susan continue the conversation and celebration of how Be the Bridge got started and how Susan played a key part in its formation. "Restorative [...]
We are thrilled to announce the launch of the official Be the Bridge podcast! Our first episode of the podcast features special guest Jennie Allen, Founder of IF:Gathering. Latasha and Jennie chat about how Be the Bridge got started four years ago. From the "circle" meeting at the African American Culture Center in Austin, Texas, to Be [...]