Colombia's SHOCKING Elections + Texans React To Shooting


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To hear the entire discussion, receive bonus content & to help make this program possible, please join us on Patreon at: Direct link to this broadcast's Patreon segment: Journalists Camila Escalante and Ollie Vargas talk about Colombia's surprising election between a Right wing self-avowed Hitler follower and a Leftist former guerilla member. Then we go to Texas for reactions to the shooting from community organizers Sema Hernandez, Ashton Woods and Claudia Zapata. Camila Escalante is the co-founder of Kawsachun News ( in Bolivia and known for her reporting on TeleSUR. Ollie Vargas ( is a Bolivian journalist and writer. He has contributed to teleSUR, Morning Star, and other media outlets and is part of Kawsachun News. Ashton Woods is the founder of Black Lives Matter Houston ( Claudia Zapata ( is a Democratic nominee for Congress in #TX21. Former legislative, workforce & budget analyst. Sema Hernandez ( is a community and climate change organizer. Join us on Callin after the broadcast where Katie and panelists will answer your questions! ***Please support The Katie Halper Show *** On Patreon Follow Katie on Twitter:

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