Bonnie Raitt is featured in a new documentary series brought to you by the people at The Nation Magazine and Brave New Foundation.
This Brave Nation is a series of people talking about their beginnings in activism. Bonnie talks about her Quaker roots and her beginings in the music industry. You aren’t going to want to miss it.Hope you enjoy!
Bonnie Raitt: legendary musician, feminist, activist. Dolores Huerta: legendary organizer, feminist, activist.
Two women who both achieved great successes in their fields and who are not stopping anytime soon.
But while one was marching on the streets for migrant laborers, the other was headlining concerts bringing attention to the risks of nuclear energy and other issues.
Two distinctly different women who chose such opposite paths and came from radically different backgrounds, but both chose to spend their lives trying to make the world a better place for all of us.
In this conversation, Raitt and Huerta talk about their passions, their regrets, their fears, and most of all their dreams for future generations.