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This week, I spoke with with Tishaura Jones (pictured above), the Mayor of St. Louis, about how she hopes to accomplish her progressive goals. Business of entertainment contributor Casey Mendoza reported on the #FreeBritney movement as a reproductive justice issue, and shared which entertainment venues are reopening. Astrophysicist Sarafina Nance explained how she overcame sexism and racism in her field, and invites other women like her to study science. On this week’s news roundtable, Sippin’ the Political Tea, Errin Haines of The 19th hosted and was joined by Tiffany Jeffers and Jess Morales Rocketto.