Americans are deeply in debt, as many people have turned to loans to cover medical expenses and college tuition. Astra is reframing debt from something personal and shameful, to systemic and to be scrutinized. Her membership organization supports debtors to push back against exploitative debt practices - and is leading the charge to wipe student loan debt, an effort that's seeing traction.
The conversation will be about 30 minutes. Bring your questions!
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