Playlists

Playlists are curated from across our network’s shows. Take deep dives into impeachment, gerrymandering, money in politics, and more. Click the “Subscribe” button to add the playlist to your podcast app.

Racial (in)justice

Racial injustice reaches every aspect of our society. This playlist covers a variety of topics, from the history of the Civil Rights movement, to present day marginalization, to what equality can look like moving forward.

Latest Episodes

Never miss an episode from our member shows. This playlist is updated weekly with the latest from across the network.

Democracy 2.0

We often talk about how making progress would mean making big, structural changes. What could those big structural changes look like? Here are some episodes covering everything from ranked choice voting to moving beyond the two-party system.

Listen to Learn

Engaging in civil conversations about politics can be difficult. This playlist features episodes about effectively communicating during this time of peak divisiveness. Created in celebration of National Week of Conversation.

Coronavirus Pandemic 2020

The coronavirus (COVID-19) is impacting every aspect of daily life on an international scale. The podcasts within our network are interviewing top experts to discover just how the pandemic is taking a toll on the political landscape, as well as our democracy at large. More content for this playlist coming soon.

 

 

Buying America

The influence of money in politics is frequently cited as detrimental to democracy. The episodes in this playlist explore why that is, and what we can do about it.

Drawing Lines is Hard

Gerrymandering has received a lot of attention over the past few years as grassroots groups across the country organize to ensure that their states draw congressional maps that are fair and representative. But doing that is easier said than done. This playlist features some of those grassroots reformers and looks at why redistricting is more difficult than it seems.

Alignment with the Environment

Climate change is perhaps the most pressing issue of our time. Now, more than ever, people from across the political spectrum are coming together to find solutions that work for everyone. This playlist examines some of those conversations and solutions.

Border Disorder

Immigration is a thorny issue in American politics. These episodes dive into those complexities and look at how immigrants have changed our democracy.

Education Reformation

A strong civics education is necessary for training the next generation of civic leaders and participants. This playlist examines efforts to restructure civic education at the K-12 and university level.