A lively conversation examining the history of the Richmond Progressive Alliance, a grassroots organization that became a political powerhouse, and the newly-forming California Progressive Alliance, which hopes to replicate RPA's success on a statewide level.
Millions of Americans, and hundreds of millions worldwide, work for corporations or organizations that do evil every single day... The list is endless, and ALL of these people have the ability to say “I object. I will not help with your villainy.” If they all objected — we would see...
Our songs, just like our forest, we inherited from our ancestors. As a mother, I feel the responsibility inside of me to pass down our songs and our forest to our children and grandchildren. But I am afraid for my people now.
We rounded up some of the local area's leading activists to help us chart a progressive course forward in the wake of the mid-term elections. A very lively discussion, indeed.
"I’ve been trying to make people realize that I’ve been raising my fist every day for 50 years. But I cannot do it by myself. I’ve been challenging every audience to step up and to take the initiative to make change within society."