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Mar 30, 2018

Extreme segments of the Right are exploiting a void left by the absence of progressive investment in many rural communities, according to a new report out from Down Home North Carolina and People’s Action.  In the March 30 episode of "The Progressive Happy Hour," co-hosts Christin "Cici" Battle and Drew Courtney sat...


Mar 23, 2018

In the Trump era, when political organizing is on the rise and fake news is spreading like never before, is social media the problem or the solution—or both? In a March 23 mini-episode of “The Progressive Happy Hour,” recorded on the eve of a snowstorm in D.C., hosts Christin “Cici” Battle and Drew Courtney...


Mar 16, 2018

In the wake of the 2016 election, there has been a surge of activity among the white supremacist alt-right—and one of the primary places they are pushing their hateful and dangerous ideology is on YouTube. In the March 16 episode of “The Progressive Happy Hour,” co-hosts Christin “Cici” Battle and Drew...


Mar 9, 2018

Data has shown for decades that there are deep inequities in our nation’s schools when it comes to race and income—but just how much are some children being shortchanged? In the March 9 episode of “The Progressive Happy Hour,” co-hosts Christin “Cici” Battle and Drew Courtney sat down with Ary...


Mar 2, 2018

Last weekend was the annual Conservative Political Action Conference (CPAC), the country's largest gathering of conservative activists each year. In the March 2 episode of “The Progressive Happy Hour,” Drew Courtney and guest host Diallo Brooks sat down with PFAW Senior Fellow Peter Montgomery--who helped cover the...