Rosario and Maya are heading to work on the bus. The morning radio broadcast gives insight about policies in the early 2000's that affected the lifestyles of undocumented immigrants, some that are still relevant today.
The highlight of this episode is active participation in politics as everyday citizens. The song "Active Citizen" proceeds to name ways we can be more aware of they ways we can participate in politics: voting, city council meeting participation, learning policy, etc. It further encourages people of involve themselves in collective change by organizing.
Harold, a tax auditor, visits Miss Pascal at her store to audit her because she paid only 78% of her taxes for the year. She gives him a hard time and states that she intentionally did not pay taxes for spending that she does not support. Miss Pascal mentions some ways that the government spends taxes.