Please join KLRU's Overheard with Evan Smith for an interview with Cecile Richards. Doors for KLRU members at 11:00 a.m. Doors for general admission at 11:30 a.m. The event is free but an RSVP is required. RSVP here: http://www.klrusupport.org/site/Calendar?id=100781&view=Detail&autologin=true
Cecile Richards is a national leader for women’s rights and social and economic justice. As President of Planned Parenthood Federation of America and Planned Parenthood Action Fund for more than a decade, Richards has worked to increase affordable access to reproductive health care. After starting her career as a labor organizer, working with women earning minimum wage, she went on to start her own grassroots organizations, and later served as Deputy Chief of Staff to House Democratic Leader Nancy Pelosi. In 2011 and 2012, Richards was named one of TIME Magazine’s 100 Most Influential People in the World.
Overheard with Evan Smith brings you in-depth interviews with the most fascinating public figures, always on the news and always with a sense of humor.