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The Mesa Journal: Huff post ‘Listening to America’ tour to stop at JBS in Odessa

The John Ben Shepperd Public Leadership Institute (JBSPLI) announces that HuffPost will visit JBS and UTPB on October 25, 2017. This visit is part of HuffPost’s Listening to America tour (September 12 to October 27, 2017). According to the HuffPost’s website and conversations with the media outlet, the Listening to America tour hopes to discover what’s on Americans’ minds. Themes include but are not limited to Americanism, trust in media, national unity, and for our area, the oil boom-bust cycle. For more information, please visit: http://www.huffpost.com/feature/listen-to-america.

HuffPost has converted a tour bus into a mobile video studio and intends to conduct one-on-one interviews with participants inside the bus. There are currently 23 cities on the national tour: … read more here