Ola Ojewumi

 Speeches


 
 

Ola has presented at conferences including 2018 NetRoots Nation, Affordable Meds Now, the Ruderman Foundation Inclusion Summit, and the College Board Forum.

OLA’S NOWTHIS VIRAL SPEECH WITH SENATORS CORY BOOKER & BOB Menendez

Ola’s speech about the importance of fighting the repeal of the Affordable Care Act alongside Senators Cory Booker and Bob Menendez garnered 3.7. million views on Now This.

 

public citizen Affordable meds now conference

Ola and fellow panelists discuss the gaps between mainstream activism and marginalized groups while highlighting the value of unheard voices in the health care conversation.

 

ACA BOWIE STATE RALLY

Ola was invited by Senator Chris van Hollen to speak at a Save the ACA Rally at Bowie State University in Bowie, Maryland. “Donald Trump and others that support the repeal of ACA don’t understand what it means to have medication that costs $2,000 for 30 days,” said Ola Ojewumi, who is a cancer survivor, and a recipient of a heart and kidney transplant.