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Tsi-Tsi-Ki Félix is an award-winning,DC-based news anchor for Univision Washington Newscasts and National Host of “PoliticaYa con Tsi-Tsi-Ki Félix”, she’s also a longtime friend of Alianza Americas. She is a native of Michoacán, Mexico and attended DePaul University in Chicago. Previously, she worked with Telemundo Chicago, where she led coverage of presidential campaigns and their impact on Latino communities. She has been a speaker for TED Talks on issues related to immigration and freedom of the press, was an anchor for Noticiero Univision and Despierta America, and she facilitated a panel discussion with two Members of Congress at Alianza Americas’ 2018 National Leadership Assembly.
Pastor Michael McBride
Pastor Michael McBride (known as “Pastor Mike”) is a native of San Francisco and has been active in ministry for over 20 years. Regarded as a national faith leader, active in the Ferguson uprisings and many subsequent uprisings, he helps bridge, train and support millennials and religious institutions working on racial justice and black liberation. Pastor McBride has served on a number of local and national tasks forces as Director for the Lifelines to Healing/LIVE FREE Campaign with Faith In Action, a campaign led by hundreds of faith congregations throughout the United States committed to addressing gun violence and mass incarceration of young people of color. He is also a co-founder of Community Justice Reform Coalition and the National Black Brown Gun Violence Prevention Consortium. Pastor McBride founded The Way Christian Center in West Berkeley, where he presently serves as the Lead Pastor.