Next Left

7 EpisodesProduced by The Nation

From the grass roots to the ballot box, we are witnessing an explosion of progressive political energy. New candidates are running for offices high and low—and they’re winning."Next Left" is your front-row seat to this political upheaval: On this new podcast from The Nation magazine, National Affair… read more

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6: It Took Losing an Election to Really Crystalize Ro Khanna’s Vision

June 25th, 2019

34:17
California Congressman Ro Khanna took on a Democratic incumbent in a 2016 primary because he said Democrats needed to fight harder for economic and social and racial justice, for peace and a new approach to foreign …

5: Sara Innamorato: "Creating an Economy Where Everyone can Live a Life of Dignity"

June 18th, 2019

31:27
This week on Next Left, the Pennsylvania state legislator “fighting the right fights” for working class people.

What draws people into politics? What …

4: Rashida Tlaib: There’s a "Real Human Impact of Doing Nothing"

June 11th, 2019

28:08
This week on Next Left, the outspoken representative who is holding Trump accountable.

Congresswoman Rashida Tlaib is a veteran defender of civil …

3: Lee Carter: "Your Elected Representative Is Part of the Problem"

June 4th, 2019

33:38
This week’s podcast takes us to Virginia, where we talk to Lee Carter, Marine Corps veteran, Democratic Socialist, Lyft driver, and member of the Virginia House of Delegates. When Carter was elected in 2017, as part of …

2: Rossana Rodriguez Sanchez: "I Was Scared, But I Did It Anyways"

May 28th, 2019

31:40
This week we're in Chicago, city of big dreams and big politics. Historically, Chicago was a machine town. Democratic bosses prevented reformers and …

1: Ilhan Omar: “There’s a Reason That I Got Elected to Be in Congress and it has Nothing to do with the Fact that I’m a Refugee”

May 21st, 2019

33:07

From the grass roots to the ballot box, we are witnessing an explosion of progressive political energy. New candidates are running for offices high …

1: Next Left, Coming May 21

May 14th, 2019

1:45

From the grass roots to the ballot box, we are witnessing an explosion of progressive political energy. New candidates are running for offices high …

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