Shawna Vercher TED Talk

Finding the Courage to Reset Your Life   Years ago, I had a much different job. Now, I'm a national media correspondent and a political strategist. Years ago, I was a programmer who had a technology firm. And by traditional standards it was very successful. We were...

Five Ways Montana Did the Resistance Proud

Sure a guy who lied to his constituents about the healthcare bill, has financial ties to Russia and body slammed a reporter just won a Congressional seat. That’s infuriating. It’s depressing. And, frankly, it’s tempting to allow it to become discouraging. However,...

Shawna Vercher and Bill Meyer discuss the Importance of Democracy

Shawna Vercher, President of political action media network Democracy Legacy, appeared as a guest on the Bill Meyer Show to discuss the importance of Democracy Legacy in today’s media landscape. “We founded Democracy Legacy as a response to what we seeing in so much...

Shawna Vercher Discusses White House Controversy

Shawna Vercher, President of political action media network Democracy Legacy, appeared as a guest on the nationally syndicated radio program, Trending Today USA, on the USA Radio Network hosted by Rusty Humphries, to offer solutions on how to...

Shawna Vercher To Attend AAPF’s 20th Anniversary Gala

Shawna Vercher, Democracy Legacy President, attended Say Her Name: 20 years of Intersectionality in Action presented by the African American Policy Forum in New York City on June 10, 2017. The Gala event was held Saturday night at the Lerner Hall from 6:00...

The Cruelest Trend in Media

There is an over-used expression: You can’t imagine how bad it was. We use that saying to describe terrible acting in a movie, an awkward social situation and even as a dramatic way to answer a friend asking how our day was. “Awful! You can’t imagine how...

Jerry Doyle Interviews Shawna Vercher

Jerry Doyle, national talk radio host and political commentator interviewed Shawna Vercher and they spoke generally of the nature of politics, what's wrong, what's right and how to best address it. Listen here to their interview here - several times he mentioned one...

That Special Bullying Reserved For Women

I held the phone with one hand and my forehead with another. I had to sit down as she was talking before my legs gave out on me. This could NOT be real. In fact, I’m pretty sure the first words I found were, “Are you KIDDING me??” But it wasn’t a joke. It...

Why Do We March? Because Of What We Resist

“What is the point? Isn’t it a waste of time?” “He’s still going to be President. It’s not like you can change that.” “Have you seen some of the people that go to those things? Do you really want to be around them?” Raise your hand if you’ve heard these...

Shawna Vercher Speaking at Ted Event

Shawna Vercher, national media figure, talk show host and media strategist, is giving a talk at the TedX at West Broward High School in Pembroke Pines, FL. The event will also feature eight other speakers during the evening. TED Talks were born in 1984 out of Richard...

Remembering Jerry Doyle, No Matter Which Man You Knew

A great and booming voice was silenced when we lost Jerry Doyle. To pay tribute to him is a particularly daunting task because countless individuals were touched by that voice. For many Jerry Doyle will always be the amiable and independent Michael...