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The 2012 election has seen unprecedented voter suppression legislation. Only 5 states did not introduce laws to suppress the vote. What's happening in your state and what can you do about it?

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Dessa Cosma-King is a life long social justice activist with experience in the women's rights, LGBTQ rights, environmental and disability justice movements. She is the Michigan Program Director for Center for Progressive... more

We first met Donna Smith in the movie Sicko. Since then Donna has worked tirelessly for Medicare for All and now Healthcare as a Human Right. In February Donna moved back to Colorado where she is working on legislation to help... more

Michael Lighty is currently the Director of Administration and Public Policy for the California Nurses Association (CNA). He manages CNA's national effort for healthcare reform on the single-payer model, an issue he has worked on since... more

Status of the ERA and women using their power. Meet Medea Benjamin co-founder of CodePink and Global Exchange. Medea has used her power to call attention to social justice and peace issues worldwide.

Freeda Cathcart is running for the 17th House of Delegates in southwest Virginia. The Virginia Senate has recently passed the ERA but the House of Delegates has refused to bring it to a vote. Freeda promoted the petition to the White House to... more

Join PDA Advisory Board Chair, Mimi Kennedy in a discussion of the Equal Rights Amendment and how it impacts work and life today.

Working America is a national organization for working people who don't have the benefit of a union on the job. Started in 2003, we mobilize our 3 million members throughout the year to fight for good jobs and a just economy. The majority of... more

Our guest panelists today are: Norm Stamper, Retired Seattle Police Chief and LEAP Advisory Board Member Jasmine Tyler, Deputy Director of National Affairs, Drug Policy Alliance Drew Stromberg, Outreach Director, Students for Sensible... more

Our guest is Chris Hellman, Senior Research Analyst from National Priorities Project. Our topics will include: Federal budget basics, what's going on in Washington including the latest budget action, what's happening with... more

Join us at a special date for a conversation with special guest, Jim Hightower. Our conversation will revolve around progressive politics in the South. Jim Hightower is a national radio commentator, writer, public speaker, and author of... more