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Jun 29, 2018

Progressive political resistance has been on the rise since Donald Trump took office – but it’s not new, and we have much to learn from the activists who came before us. In the June 29 episode of “The Progressive Happy Hour,” co-hosts Drew Courtney and Cici Battle sat down with historian and activist Dr. Mary...


Jun 22, 2018

Since he took office, Donald Trump has continued to prioritize his business interests over those of the American people. In the June 22 episode of  “The Progressive Happy Hour,” co-hosts Drew Courtney and PFAW senior director outreach and engagement Diallo Brooks sat down with Kristine Kippins, director of policy at...


Jun 15, 2018

The high-profile deaths of Kate Spade and Anthony Bourdain’s by suicide last week focused a spotlight on the importance of addressing mental health and health care. In the June 8 episode of “The Progressive Happy Hour,” co-hosts Christin “Cici” Battle and Drew Courtney sat down with Lizet Ocampo,...


Jun 8, 2018

With communities of color enduring one tragedy after another at the hands of police, addressing police violence is an issue that should be a priority for everyone. In the June 8 episode of “The Progressive Happy Hour,” co-hosts Christin “Cici” Battle and Drew Courtney sat down with Diallo Brooks, PFAW’s senior...


Jun 1, 2018

June 1 marks the first-ever national day of action in support of the rights of sex workers, with advocates from across the country speaking out against policies that could put their safety and even survival at risk. In the new episode of “The Progressive Happy Hour,” co-hosts Christin “Cici” Battle and Drew...