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...
Imagining A New York City Where Justice is What Love Looks Like in Public
Host Jim Vrettos talks to activist and researcher, Ralph Wilson, who has written a book to take on and expose one of the most significant parts of the story. Wilson is the co-author of the soon to be published Free Speech and Koch Money, a meticulously documented and highly accessible field guide to...
n this two-segment episode, Host Jim Vrettos talks to Rabbi Michael Lerner & Artist Clarence Ruth. Each one explain how their creativity is a power source on their effort to make society a better place for everybody.
On this episode of The Radical Imagination, Jim Vrettos talks about progressive movements and spirituality with Jonathan Soto, who currently serves as one of the key political organizers and strategists in the Alexandra Ocasio-Cortez campaign, working in the New York congresswoman's 14th...