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Season 1

Nov. 30, 2022

“There’s one statistic I came across that suggested that 90% of peopl…

So you’re thinking about your place in larger political systems and wondering how your own biases are showing up in your work. Wh…

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Nov. 23, 2022

“If we’re going to win, organizing is going to be key to getting us t…

So, the election is over, political changes are afoot, and you’re looking to help people take action into their own hands. What d…

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Nov. 16, 2022

ICYMI - Recap 2 (aka, What Can I Do After the Midterms)

In this special post-election edition of TL;DL, we’re looking back at the action items we discussed on the most recent seven epis…

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Nov. 2, 2022

“We talked to everybody, because in Kansas you cannot win with only D…

So, you’re campaigning for a timely but hot-button ballot initiative and need to reach voters without eliciting knee-jerk reactio…

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Oct. 26, 2022

“A Justified Impatience” (With New York City Councilmember Chi Ossé)

So you’ve gotten involved in a major political protest movement but you want to do more. What else can you do? For Chi Ossé, an a…

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Oct. 19, 2022

“How do you just sit back and tell your loved one that there's no hel…

So your community of veterans is getting sick because of toxic exposures on the job, but nobody, including the federal government…

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Oct. 12, 2022

“I look at political activism as an outgrowth of volunteerism.” (w/ D…

So you’re concerned about a local issue in a small rural community and you need to start an advocacy effort from scratch. What do…

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Oct. 5, 2022

“The joy of focusing on local work is that we win a lot” (w/ Amanda L…

So you’re thinking about how to connect young people interested in running for office with the resources and community they need …

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Sept. 28, 2022

“Starting with the three feet around you” (w/ Rev. Angela Williams of…

So you’re looking to be a part of a faith community, but one that shares your values about things like reproductive rights LGBTQI…

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Sept. 21, 2022

“It always circles back to politics” (w/ Chloe Maxmin and Canyon Wood…

So you live in a rural community that’s been ignored by the Democratic establishment, but you want to get involved in the politic…

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Sept. 14, 2022

“Where can we be the margin of victory?” (w/ Candice Kerestan of Demo…

You’re an American living abroad, but you want to have a voice in choosing who represents you, so what do you do? For Candice Ker…

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Sept. 12, 2022

ICYMI - Recap 1

A recap of the actions and strategies we’ve discussed in our recent interviews. Find out more on our blog ! Episode Links: “ The …

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Sept. 7, 2022

“Instead of thinking, ‘we should,’ I just said, ‘I will'” (w/ Shannon…

You’re skilled in the arts and you want to use those skills to make change, so what do you do? For Shannon Downey, a.k.a. Badass …

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Aug. 31, 2022

“Feel the fear and do it anyway” (w/ Rachel Dawn Davis of Waterspirit)

If you can see how big, seemingly-intractable national and international issues impact your local community, what do you do? For …

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Aug. 24, 2022

“I became enamored with this thing called politics” (w/ A'shanti Ghol…

If you don’t see any people in power who look like you or come from your background, what do you do? For A’shanti Gholar, Preside…

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Aug. 17, 2022

“I'm always looking for people's superpower” (w/ Kristin Urquiza and …

A new crisis explodes and you’re the frontlines. What do you do? Marked by COVID co-founder Kristin Urquiza’s father died from CO…

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Aug. 10, 2022

"You don’t need a 12 point plan to get started" (w/ Lila Nordstrom of…

Feeling down about the state of the world? Looking for substantive ideas about how to take action? We’re here to help! In this fi…

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