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Rights and Democracy's mission is to bring people together to take action to build healthy communities and make the values of our communities guide the policies of our government. We are building a popular movement to advance rights and build a real democracy. We work in partnership with community groups, progressive unions, faith communities, organizations fighting for human and civil rights, and environmental and climate action groups. More information: www.radvt.org

Programs in this Series

Format: 2019-08-20
Format: 2019-08-20
TBD - 08/23/2019
TBD
$15 Minimum Wage and Paid Family Leave - What happened and where do we go from here? - 07/30/2019
This month on RAD-TV we speak with Kate Logan, Director of Programming and Policy at RAD, Joshua Wronski, Executive Director of the Vermont Progressive Party, and Representative Tom Stevens, Representative of Washington-Chittenden. Our guests...
Housing in Burlington - How do we build a more equitable city? - 05/31/2019
This month we’re talking about housing in Burlington, including ideas on how to create a better environment for first time home buyers, methods to develop affordable housing in tight markets, and what might be in the list of priorities that...
Slavery, Reparations, and the Profits of Legalized Cannabis - 04/26/2019
This month on RAD-TV we speak with Brian Cina, State Representative for Chittenden 6-4, and Brandon Del Pozo, Chief of Police for the City of Burlington. Host Tom Proctor discusses Mark Hughes' #EndslaveryVT initiative and why we are still...
Election Results - A Fresh Outlook and A New Mission - 03/22/2019
This month on RAD-TV's Live@525, we speak with newly elected City Council members Perri Freeman (Central District, P) and Jack Hanson (East District, P). Both candidates were endorsed by Rights and Democracy prior to the election, and we’...
Shaping Up 2019! - 01/25/2019
This month we review RAD’s Top 10 Achievements of 2018, the January 9th kickoff of the People Power Lobby, RAD’s 2019 Burlington City Council Endorsement process, and the magic of Sustaining Memberships! Host: Grant Taylor Guests: Laura...
Warming up for the Political Season - 11/29/2018
This month on RAD-TV we dive into some of RAD’s statewide campaigns with two guests who have been championing these issues around. Grant Taylor is joined by Rights and Democracy Political Engagement Coordinator, Elise Greaves, and Vermont...
Shaping a New Wave - Trailblazers 2018 - 09/28/2018
This month we continue to showcase RAD endorsed candidates. We meet Debbie Ingram, Scott Garren, and Mark Hughes! We find out what makes them tick, how they got into politics, and what you can do to help them get elected.
Next Step - November! - 08/24/2018
This month on RAD-TV, we give you a closer look into the campaigns of both Kate Larose and Jeremy Hansen. They are both candidates who were endorsed by Rights and Democracy and won their primaries. Kate Larose is running for State Representative in...
Turning the Tide - Movement Towards a New Social Contract and a Real Democracy - 08/09/2018
Rights & Democracy presents a roundtable discussion on "Turning the Tide: How We Can Build A Movement Towards a New Social Contract and a Real Democracy" with Ady Barkan, Cathy Albisa, Ana Maria Archila, Tracey Corder, Jennifer Flynn...
It's Finally the Primaries! - 07/27/2018
This month on RAD-TV: The Primaries, deconstructed! We break down what’s going down on August 14th, it’s a lot. Host Grant Taylor and Guest Jubilee McGill from RAD’s Leadership Committee will lead the conversation. From Governor...
Come One, Come All, the Revolution Has Arrived! - 06/22/2018
RAD-TV is back again to share their recent efforts, events, things going on in the media, and new ideas. Rights and Democracy staff members Elise Greaves and Emma Schoenberg are guests joining host Noah Detzer. They talk about the RAD Community...
Trickle Down Politics - 05/31/2018
Rights and Democracy has been promoting progressive human rights and environmental justice campaigns around Vermont for over two years now. We talk with Kate Connizzo from the ACLU. She brings us up to speed on Smart Justice Vermont and The Freedom...
While Spring is IN the Air, the Revolution is ON the Air! - 04/27/2018
This month on RAD-TV's Live@5:25, the political revolution continues here in Vermont, and Rights and Democracy is working hard to make sure it does! Movement politics, raising the minimum wage, providing universal primary care, connecting the...
A RAD Burlington City Council - 03/23/2018
Host Noah Detzer interviews newly re-elected and RAD endorsed City Councilors Ali Dieng and Brian Pine as they discuss how they plan on working together to implement RAD’s new Burlington People’s Platform, and how to begin to show...

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