Only a Progressive renaissance can rebuild the middle-class
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Today we discuss the need for a Progressive Renaissance, one that is already occurring. The political field is already fertilized. It’s just waiting for the seeds and the nurturing. Are Progressives ready to farm it?
Our special guest today is former MSNBC contributor and former co-host of The Cycle Krystal Ball.
Krystal Ball is a University of Virginia graduate with a bachelor’s degree in economics. She is a certified public accountant and an entrepreneur. In 2010 she ran for Congress in Virginia’s 1st Congressional District. While her run was unsuccessful, she was named by Forbes Magazine as number 21 on the magazine’s “The Top Most Powerful Women of the Midterm Elections.” She put on a valiant effort in a race stacked against her.
Krystal Ball showed her character as she assisted the recovery efforts after Hurricane Katrina in Louisiana. She showed her resolve against evil as she led a boycott against Rush Limbaugh for his attack on Sandra Fluke.
Krystal Ball has a new book out titled “Reversing the Apocalypse: Hijacking the Democratic Party to Save the World” that challenges Democrats resettled their roots to FDR’s New Deal and advocating a more interventionist economic agenda. She is the founder of People’s House Project.
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But let’s get to the Blog of the Week.
My Blog Posts Of The Week
- College Educated, Working in Tech and Still Struggling to Achieve the American Dream
- America in Crisis: Both Parties Have Forgotten the Lesson of the Great Depression
- What Trump’s Putin Love Reveals About Conservatives
- Analysis: GOP Failure To Replace The ACA Was Years In The Making
- Democrats, be careful, Trump may beat you to single-payer Medicare for all
- A Lesson From My Hospital Bed: For-Profit Health Care Is a Merciless Sham
- BREAKING: Senator John McCain has brain cancer
- Single-Payer Is Within Reach: What You Need to Know About the Bill for Improved Medicare for All
- MSNBC Ali Velshi describes the horror of repealing without replacing ACA (VIDEO)
- Obamacare is doing just fine but guess where it is struggling
- Inept media allows Paul Ryan to lie to Americans after Trumpcare Senate defeat (VIDEO)
- MSNBC host slams Trumps Made-In-America fraud as his family’s companies don’t (VIDEO)
- Conservative Texas Newspapers slams Trump’s first six months listing failures
- Australian Woman killed by Minneapolis police after calling 911 (VIDEO)
- Texas Hospital Association Statement on Revised Health Care Legislation
- MSNBC Ali Velshi debunks Republican lie that Obamacare is in a death spiral (VIDEO)
- Morning Joe: Republicans are following Trump over an ideological cliff (VIDEO)
- Journalism: Joy-Ann Reid fact checks Trump apologist peddling lies in real time (VIDEO)
- Malcolm Nance destroys Trump Russia Scandal defending ex-CIA agent (VIDEO)
- Krystal Ball interviewed on Politics Done Right on Democratic Party failures (VIDEO)
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