Imagining A Brand New Congress
Host Jim Vrettos interviews six candidates to the US Congress who present themselves as an alternative to the establishment and a new breed of politicians looking to regain the serve part in public service positions:
Samelys Lopez | Candidate - 15th Congressional District
Melanie D'Arrigo | Candidate - 3rd Congressional District
Lauren Ashcraft | Candidate - 12th Congressional District
Mel Gagarin | Candidate - 6th Congressional District
Shaniyat Chowdhury | Candidate - 5th Congressional District
Nuala O'Doherty-Naranjo | Candidate - Assembly District 34
The Radical Imagination looks at radical alternatives of what the United States could be like, offering a safe space in which people can discuss what they imagine in order to transform the criminal justice system, economic system, political system, etc.; understanding that the same issues that...
Our 3 guests today on the Radical Imagination were major New Left leaders who have continued their lifelong dedication and activism to social causes.
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