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Progressive U. is a political podcast hosted from the perspective of college-aged progressives to present a younger viewpoint on the news.

Progressive U. is a political podcast hosted from the perspective of college-aged progressives to present a younger viewpoint on the news.
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United States

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Progressive U. is a political podcast hosted from the perspective of college-aged progressives to present a younger viewpoint on the news.

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English


Episodes

Interview with Knoxville Mayor Madeline Rogero

8/8/2018
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Jack and Rachel return to sit down with Knoxville Mayor Madeline Rogero. They discuss affordable housing, climate policy, and Rogero's future political ambitions. Follow Us: Facebook: Facebook.com/ProgressiveU Twitter: @ProgressiveUni Instagram: @ProgressiveU ProgressiveU.com

Duration:00:25:06

Rachel Being Boring While Jack Makes It Fun

7/4/2018
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Rachel talks about some really boring stories while Jack is funny, cute, and exciting! Follow Us: Twitter: @ProgressiveUni Instagram: @ProgressiveU Facebook: Facebook.com/ProgressiveU ProgressiveU.com

Duration:00:28:05

Activism Series With Fromer Knox County Commissioner John Schmid

2/23/2018
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Jack and Rachel sit down with former Knox County County Commissioner John Schmid, a #NeverTrump Republican. They discuss local activism, Donald Trump, and Jack pushes Mr. Schmid, his former AP Government teacher, on George W. Bush. Follow Us: Twitter: @ProgressiveUni Instagram: @ProgressiveU Facebook: facebook.com/ProgressiveU Follow John: Facebook: facebook.com/john.schmid.501

Duration:00:21:24

Activism Series With State House Candidate Alex Dunn

2/22/2018
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Jack and Rachel sit down with State House candidate Alex Dunn, a progressive former Marine running for Tennessee's 14th district. They discuss health care, gun reform, youth activism, and more. Follow Us: Twitter: @ProgressiveUni Instagram: @ProgressiveU Facebook: facebook.com/ProgressiveU Follow Alex: Twitter: @AD4District14

Duration:00:22:12

Activism Series With State House Candidate Edward Nelson

2/20/2018
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Jack and Rachel sit down with Edward Nelson, a Navy veteran running for State House in Tennessee's 19th district. They tackle gun reform, education, the opioid crisis, youth engagement, and more. Follow Us: Twitter: @ProgressiveUni Instagram: @ProgressiveU Facebook: facebook.com/ProgressiveU Follow Eddie: Twitter: twitter.com/eddienelson Facebook: facebook.com/en4tn en4tn.com

Duration:00:22:46

Budget Bros!

2/10/2018
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Kaile joins Jack from California again to break down the horrific domestic abuse allegations against two White House staffers, the bipartisan budget deal, and an underreported story on consumer protection. Follow Us: Twitter: @ProgressiveUni Instagram: @ProgressiveU Facebook: facebook.com/ProgressiveU Further Reading: https://www.vox.com/policy-and-politics/2018/2/7/16987122/congress-massive-budget-deal-explained...

Duration:00:23:33

State Of The Thursday

2/1/2018
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Jack and Rachel discuss the State of the Union and the RFK-esque Democratic response. Follow us: Twitter: @ProgressiveUni Instagram: @ProgressiveU Facebook: facebook.com/ProgressiveU Further reading: https://www.whitehouse.gov/briefings-statements/president-donald-j-trumps-state-union-address/ https://www.politico.com/story/2018/01/30/full-text-joe-kennedy-state-of-the-union-rebuttal-speech-transcript-379368...

Duration:00:23:06

Obstruction Of Kaile

1/27/2018
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Jack introduces a new co-host, Kaile, who is filling in for Rachel while she is out of town. They discuss the Robert Mueller investigation and Democrats' grassroots energy. Follow Us: Twitter: @ProgressiveUni Instagram: @ProgressiveU Facebook: facebook.com/ProgressiveU Further reading: https://www.nytimes.com/2018/01/25/us/politics/trump-mueller-special-counsel-russia.html https://www.politico.com/magazine/story/2018/01/26/mueller-trump-obstruction-of-justice-russia-216532...

Duration:00:25:24

The Anniversary Of Our Downfall

1/20/2018
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Jack and Rachel examine Trump's first year in office, the government shutdown, and the Women's March. They also introduce a new Republican character.

Duration:00:29:21

Trump Tweet Game, Democrats' Health Care Proposals, Calling A Senator, And Iran

1/13/2018
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Jack and Rachel play a game with Trump's tweets, discuss Democratic health care proposals, call a Senator, and more. Follow Us: Twitter: @ProgressiveUni Instagram: @ProgressiveU Facebook: facebook.com/ProgressiveU Further reading: https://www.politico.com/story/2018/01/08/trump-bob-corker-mend-fences-328239 http://www.cnn.com/2018/01/11/middleeast/iran-nuclear-deal-analysis-intl/index.html...

Duration:00:30:39

Control of the House and Trump's Conflicting Tweets

1/13/2018
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Jack and Rachel discuss the latest in news from the White House and 2018 election prospects. Follow Us: Twitter: @ProgressiveUni Instagram: @ProgressiveU Facebook: facebook.com/ProgressiveU Further reading: https://www.washingtonpost.com/news/morning-mix/wp/2018/01/10/trump-vs-trump-again-judge-cites-presidential-tweets-as-he-blocks-daca-phaseout/ https://www.washingtonpost.com/news/the-fix/wp/2018/01/11/trump-just-torpedoed-his-own-administrations-position-on-fisa/...

Duration:00:27:10

Trailer

1/13/2018
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Jack and Rachel introduce their new podcast, Progressive U., a show hosted by high-school/college-aged progressives about the latest in current events. Follow Us: Twitter: @ProgressiveUni Instagram: @ProgressiveU Facebook: facebook.com/ProgressiveU

Duration:00:01:11