Charlotte Hancock from Generation Progress joins us to discuss how Betsy DeVos has restored negotiations to hold colleges that defraud student accountable, and how instead of have the victims of this problem on the discussion board, she instead has had the business that would be doing the defrauding on the council.
With Generation Progress we have Hannah Finnie on the program to talk about all of the ways that the GOP tax bill will hurt the younger generation. We also talk about how individuals can get involved and make change in the country and their workplace.
We talk about the President’s recent attacks on affordable contraception coverage, the Birth Control Week of Action coming up with Anisha Singh, the new Generation Progress Organizing Director.
Christian Smith of Generation Progress joins us to talk about their personal connection with DACA recipients. He explains how these people are basically Americans in that they don’t know any other home country and that they are people that are really looking forward to their future in education and work and are very rarely related to criminal activity.
Generation Progress is working with states across the US to create a Borrowers Bill of Rights, which would offer protections to families and borrowers as the navigate the student loan process. We talk to their Organizing Associate, Christian Smith, about this initiative.
Generation Progress Digital Director Chelsea Coatney joins us to talk about the recent release of the new GOP Healthcare Act, and how this will impact millions of millennials and their families.
Generation Progress Digital Director Chelsea Coatney joins us to talk about upcoming changes to Heath and Human Services as proposed by the Trump Administration, and the possible roll back of birth control coverage to thousands of women across the country.
Generation Progress Executive Director Maggie Thompson joins us to talk about the predatory practices of for profit colleges, and how though activism we are combating this terrible “education” system.
Buck Geno of Work in Progress Radio joins us to talk about recent current events happening around the country, the confirmation of Judge Neil Gorsuch to the Supreme Court, the nuclear option in the Senate, and how to engage the next generation in an effort to change our future.