Journalists Abby Lee Hood and Matt Bastin join to talk about Tennesseans’ involvement in the undemocratic coup attempt by MAGA insurrectionists that took place at our Capitol last week. We explore the moment we are in and where to go from here, including how it is more important now than ever to include antifascism into everything we do. Not only is supporting antifascism the right thing to do, but we will never pass a Green New Deal or any other progressive legislation if we don’t both practice antifascism and push for democratic reforms.
Read Matt and Abby Lee’s piece in Tennessee Lookout that inspired this episode
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"You have a group with an intent to do harm that let the disorganization of the moment cover for them."
— The Tennessee Holler (@TheTNHoller) January 15, 2021