13 episodes

Racism, toxic inequality, persistent poverty, climate change: these are big serious problems, and if you believe they require big audacious solutions, then this is the podcast for you. Hosted by Angela Glover Blackwell, Founder-in-Residence at PolicyLink, Radical Imagination focuses on radical solutions to our society’s most pressing problems. It features conversations with thinkers and changemakers from multiple fields working to deliver equity wins at scale.Tune in to Radical Imagination, for stories and solutions that are fueling change.

Radical Imagination Angela Glover Blackwell

    • Politics
    • 4.9, 78 Ratings

Racism, toxic inequality, persistent poverty, climate change: these are big serious problems, and if you believe they require big audacious solutions, then this is the podcast for you. Hosted by Angela Glover Blackwell, Founder-in-Residence at PolicyLink, Radical Imagination focuses on radical solutions to our society’s most pressing problems. It features conversations with thinkers and changemakers from multiple fields working to deliver equity wins at scale.Tune in to Radical Imagination, for stories and solutions that are fueling change.

    Reimagining Gender

    Reimagining Gender

    Angela Glover Blackwell in conversation with Tiq Milan, as he describes his personal journey, the intersection of gender and race, and how we - as a nation - can create an inclusive society.

    • 26 min
    Visionary Fiction

    Visionary Fiction

    As Covid-19 sweeps the world, life feels too much like science fiction. On this episode of Radical Imagination, we explore an idea that’s tailor-made for this distressing moment. It’s called visionary fiction, and it uses sci-fi and fantasy to imagine not a dystopian future, but a better world.

    • 25 min
    Freedom U: Higher Ed for True Liberation

    Freedom U: Higher Ed for True Liberation

    An episode with guests from Freedom University - a modern day "freedom school" offering free college-level courses to undocumented students in Georgia who've been barred from receiving federal loans and grants for higher education.

    • 31 min
    Housing as a Human Right

    Housing as a Human Right

    We kick off season two of the Radical Imagination podcast with Dominique Walker, Moms4Housing, and their demands for the human right to housing. We also hear from Tara Raghuveer, the Housing Campaign Director for People’s Action, about the Homes Guarantee, an ambitious proposal to rebuild and reimagine housing.

    • 33 min
    The Bold, Inspiring & Radical: Upcoming in Season 2

    The Bold, Inspiring & Radical: Upcoming in Season 2

    Radical Imagination returns with host Angela Glover Blackwell in conversation with thinkers and changemakers on issues ranging from reimagining gender and visionary fiction, to housing as a human right and changing the criminal-legal system. Get ready...

    • 1 min
    Advancing Peace

    Advancing Peace

    Host Angela Glover Blackwell in conversation with Devone Boggan, CEO of Advance Peace, and Richmond, CA resident James Houston

    • 32 min

Customer Reviews

4.9 out of 5
78 Ratings

78 Ratings

JFic1 ,

The Whole Family Learns From This Podcast

We really appreciate your work. Please keep the episodes coming!

Jawn Staley ,

Make Your Policy Dreams A Reality

Depending where you are on the political spectrum, “radical” can seem too militant or scary. This podcast demystifies and reframes the term, so that these ideas are seen as what they truly are — bold, actionable, exciting, and beneficial to all. Angela is a terrific host and the guests are a mix of experts at the top of their fields and real people taking actions to change our world for the better.

GoSimone ,

Please keep ‘em coming

Excellent podcast with an extremely reputable host and guests! I’ve loved every episode and hope there’ll be more.

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