THE AGENDA: TUESDAY SEPTEMBER 1, 2015

Today’s Agenda

  • GOP on Immigration
  • Reproductive justice
  • Black Lives Matter

Guests

  • Pamela Merritt — Co-Director of ReproAction
  • Drew Courtney — Director of Communications at People For The American Way
  • Sabrina Stevens –Executive Director of Integrity in Education
  • Elise Foley- Immigration and Politics Reporter at Huffington Post

The Agenda: Monday August 31, 2015

Today’s Agenda

  • President Obama’s trip to Alaska
  • Campaign Zero’s criminal justice plan
  • Bernie Sanders defends his gun control record

Guests

  • Brittany Packnett – Planning Team for Campaign Zero, Activist, Educator
  • Isaiah Poole – Editor, OurFuture.Org and Director of Online Communications, Campaign for America’s Future
  • Zoe Carpenter – Asst. Washington Editor, The Nation

THE AGENDA: FRIDAY AUGUST 28, 2015

Today’s Agenda

  • 10 years since Hurricane Katrina
  • Black Lives Matter
  • Democratic primary

Guests

  • Larry Lessig — Harvard Law Professor, Political Activist and Candidate for President.
  • Dave Jamieson — Labor Reporter for The Huffington Post.
  • Nathalie Baptiste — writing fellow at The American Prospect.
  • Tracey Ross — Director of the Center for American Progress’s Talk Poverty Team and host of Talk Poverty Radio.

The Agenda: Thursday August 27, 2015

Today’s Agenda

  • Roanoke, Virginia shootings
  • Mass shooting study
  • Would more lobbying improve America?

Guests

  • Adam Lankford –  Criminal Justice Professor, University of Alabama
  • George Zornick – Washington Editor,  The Nation
  • Alexis Goldstein – Communications Director, The Other 98% and Co-host, Humorless Queers

The Agenda: Tuesday August 25, 2015

Today’s Agenda

  • Iran Deal whip count
  • Black Monday

Guests

  • Jared Bernstein – Senior Fellow, Center on Budget and Policy Priorities
  • Christopher Chambers – Professor/Lecturer, Georgetown University
  • Kate Sheppard – Senior Reporter and Environmental Editor, Huffington Post
  • Kristian Ramos – Outreach at Inclusion Matters

THE AGENDA: AUGUST 24, 2015

Today’s Agenda

Guest Host: Drew Courtney — Communications Director, People for the American Way.

  • Iranian Nuclear deal.
  • Planned Parenthood
  • Biblical Economics
  • Mistrial in Kerrick manslaughter case.

Guests

  • Ben O’Keefe — Social and Cultural Producer at MoveOn. 
  • Kathleen Turner — Actor, Activist, Board Member at People For the American Way and Planned Parenthood Federation of America Board of Advocates.
  • Peter Montgomery — Senior Fellow, People For the American Way & Associate Editor at Religion Dispatches.
  • Bridget Todd — Political strategist. 
  • Carlos Sanchez — Coordinator of Political Campaigns, People For the American Way. 
  • Caroline Stuart-Freas — Progressive Strategist.