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...
Host Jim Vrettos receives guest Manuel Gomez, Black-Ops Private Investigator and Activist. Gomez describes his experience with the legal system in NYS, exposing the corruption among judges and district attorneys that is putting innocent people in jail while the corrupt ones get promotions. But...
Host Jim Vrettos interviews Richard Painter, Law Professor at the University of Minnesota. Painter offer his insight about ethics in the actual government and makes an analysis on the historical position of previous governments in this matter.
Small businesses struggle on a daily basis in NYC, and the Coronavirus pandemic has only worsen their situation. Host Jim Vrettos interviews Anthony Miranda, Candidate for Queens Borough President; and Steve Null, Activist from the Small Business Congress; who picture how daunting and hopeless is...
Host Jim Vrettos talks with guest Dr. Bandy X. Lee, President of the World Mental Health Coalition and organization that has expressed their concern in relation to the mental fitness of Donal J. Trump to be the President of the United States. Dr. Lee takes us over their latest finding based on the...
Host Jim Vrettos has a conversation with Samelys Lopez, Congressional Candidate for the 15th CD-South Bronx; and Troy Walcott, Spectrum Worker and Strike Organizer. At this time in U.S. politics, the question is: how will the movement continue?