Roundtable on State of Progressive Politics

Senator Bernie Sanders, an independent from Vermont and 2016 Democratic presidential candidate, speaks during a Liberty University Convocation in Lynchburg, Virginia, U.S., on Monday, Sept. 14, 2015. Sanders now leads his Democratic rival former secretary of state Hillary Clinton by double digits in Iowa and New Hampshire, the first two states in where votes will be cast in 2016 to decide the party's presidential nominee. Photographer: Andrew Harrer/Bloomberg *** Local Caption *** Bernie Sanders

July 27, 2016 – Segment 2

 We host a roundtable discussion on the current state of progressive politics in light of the Democratic National Convention. With: Dr. Margaret Flowers, Green Party candidate for the U.S. Senate, organizer with Popular Resistance, co-Director of ItsOurEconomy.us, and co-host ofClearingtheFOGRadio.org; Dr. Jared Ball, Associate Professor of Media Studies at Morgan State University and Host/Producer at The Real News Network and @imixwhatilike; Bob Somerby, Editor of The Daily Howler; and Imara Jones, host of “The Last Sip” an upcoming news program on FSTV for millennials of color now in development.

Written by Marc Steiner

Marc Steiner

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