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Nov 22, 2017

Even in the Trump era, there are things to be thankful for. In a November 22 Thanksgiving mini-episode of “The Progressive Happy Hour,” hosts Christin “Cici” Battle and Drew Courtney join podcast producer Layne Amerikaner to share what they are grateful for—both for their country and also just for themselves....


Nov 17, 2017

In the Trump era, our nation’s courts have served as a powerful check on this administration’s extreme agenda, from blocking the Muslim ban to halting Trump’s ban on trans troops. But Republicans are working to fill the federal bench with judges who will rubber-stamp these attacks. In the November 17 episode of...


Nov 10, 2017

Democrats swept the elections, and a diverse group of young candidates won big—from Virginia’s Danica Roem, who will be the first openly trans state legislator, to Melvin Carter, elected as the first African American mayor of St. Paul, Minnesota. In the November 10 episode of “The Progressive Happy Hour,” hosts...


Nov 3, 2017

As the country is still reeling from disasterous storms, the Trump administration continues to stake out harmful positions on environmental issues. In the November 3 episode of “The Progressive Happy Hour,” hosts Christin “Cici” Battle and Drew Courtney talk with Green For All policy director Kerene Tayloe to...