CEO at The Impact Seat Foundation & National Board Chair for Netroots Nation, Cheryl Contee, discusses the venture capital’s failure to reach black entrepreneurs as well as the state of the Progressive movement.
Analilia Mejia, the Co-Director of the Center for Popular Democracy Action, provided a clinic on activism. She made it clear that the BIPOC community must engage and demand more from politicians seeking their votes.
Stand Up America’s Monica Garcia, Progressive California Assemblyman Candidate Sean Frame, and Bulbancha Rise Up’s Marcus Akinlana visit PDR at Netroots Nation 2023. Mike Pence gets tough on Trump.
The President of the American Federation of Teachers, Randi Weingarten, visited with PDR at Netroots Nation 2023 (#NN23) to discuss the state of our education.
Ali Thome, a child we watch grow up in Netroots Nation yearly from adolescent to young woman, explains her journey in the Progressive movement.
My good friend Mondale Robinson sat once again to talk about the voting realities of Americans and black men in particular. He did not mince his words as he told some inconvenient truths.
Netroots Nation, 2023 in Chicago, was impressive. These four Progressive activists, Kamau Franklin, Analilia Mejia, Bruce Pollard, and Bruce Fealk, are making a difference. In some form, we can all intentionally engage in our body politic to make a difference, no matter how small.
The National Director of the Working Families Party, Maurice Mitchell, destroys the myth that centrism, incrementalism, and neoliberalism are not ideologies in his interview at Netroots Nation 2023 (#NN23). And he points out the dangers of that often cauterized belief system.
RERUN: Live from Netroots Nation in Chicago featuring AFT President Randi Weingarten, WFP National Director Maurice Mitchell, and Center for Popular Democracy Action Analilia Mejia.
The Director of Communications & Politics at Netroots Nation visited us to discuss her path from a Conservative family to the Progressive she is today. Followingly, she discussed the Netroots Nation organization, its Progressive values, and what it means to the nation.