State Representative Gloria Johnson is back with an episode talking about the heart and soul of a campaign: the person who manages it. Hailey Shastid joins to talk about her experience managing Rep Johnson’s campaign and how she fell in love with organizing in her community.
LISTEN 🎙 "It's so much fun teaching people that what they care about matters & there are other people out there that care about it."@VoteGloriaJ talks w/ her former campaign manager, @ShastidHailey, about the power of community organizing.
— The Tennessee Holler (@TheTNHoller) November 24, 2020
Yes, President Trump is finally out of office, but with 72 million Americans showing up to vote for him after four years, who is really the winner of the 2020 election? Anna and Aftyn look past the presidential victory, highlighting the role of white women in maintaining white supremacy at the ballot box this cycle.
LISTEN 🎧 "It broke me that people would choose this individualist white supremacy culture over a society where we all do better."@AftynBehn & @louisiannamal on how Biden won the election, but white supremacy won too w/ Trump expanding his base.
— The Tennessee Holler (@TheTNHoller) November 14, 2020
Staunchly anti-reproductive freedom Senator JANICE BOWLING unwittingly made the case for abortion rights while fighting a UT vaccine requirement.
“If the Democratic Party wants to win over the loyalty of young people it had better act right now and in a pretty big way.”- Jonathan Smucker drops fire talking about the Democratic Party’s future on The Intercept’s #Deconstructed podcast.
Erica Darragh, Communications Lead for Sunrise Atlanta, joins Hale and Cassie to talk about the upcoming Senate runoff elections in Georgia and how crucial they are to us winning a Green New Deal. There’s so much we can learn from the incredible organizing that led to Georgia’s turnaround, and it gives us a lot of hope for Tennessee and the rest of the South. Be sure to do whatever you can to support Warnock and Ossoff in Georgia with your time, money, or both. Let’s bring this home.
Volunteer for and donate to Reverend Raphael Warnock.
Volunteer for and donate to Jon Ossoff.
Support Stacey Abrams’ Fair Fight.
Find out what Native Land you are living on.
LISTEN 🎧 "Watching what we pulled off in Georgia will inspire other people to begin to do what happened here across the country."@erica_darragh of @sunrisemvmtatl on #RockyTopSunrise w/ @cassjacks & @MasakiHale on what we can learn from Georgia.
— The Tennessee Holler (@TheTNHoller) November 13, 2020