54 episodes

Kristal Knight delivers a grassroots progressive perspective where politics and pop-culture collide. Interviews featuring politicians, celebrities, and activists from all walks of life will attempt to answer a question on many Americans’ minds: where is the future of the Democratic Party headed, and is there a place for both progressives and moderates under the Dems’ “big tent?” 

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Kristal Knight delivers a grassroots progressive perspective where politics and pop-culture collide. Interviews featuring politicians, celebrities, and activists from all walks of life will attempt to answer a question on many Americans’ minds: where is the future of the Democratic Party headed, and is there a place for both progressives and moderates under the Dems’ “big tent?” 

    Final Thoughts

    Final Thoughts

    In this final episode, Kristal shares her thoughts on Donald Trump's legal battles and the new House majority leader, Mike Johnson (R-LA).

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    • 9 min
    Is Ending Cash Bail Smart? (Feat: Sharone Mitchell Jr)

    Is Ending Cash Bail Smart? (Feat: Sharone Mitchell Jr)

    After Illinois became the first state to end cash bail, Cook County Chief Defender Sharone Mitchell Jr. (@cookcodefender @sharonmitchjr) joins Kristal to discuss whether or not this controversial move is a good idea.













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    • 37 min
    The Fight for the Youth Vote in 2024 (Feat: Rep. Jasmine Crockett)

    The Fight for the Youth Vote in 2024 (Feat: Rep. Jasmine Crockett)

    US Rep. Jasmine Crockett (D - Texas) joins Kristal during the Congressional Black Caucus convention to discuss why the youth vote is so important ahead of the 2024 election.

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    • 26 min
    Is This the Year of the Strike?

    Is This the Year of the Strike?

    With workers across a number of sectors currently on strike, SEIU 2015 President Arnulfo de la Cruz (@seiu2015 @arnulfoseiu2015) joins Kristal to discuss what these strikes mean for the future.

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    • 33 min
    Does the Right Care About the Truth?

    Does the Right Care About the Truth?

    Kristal discusses Senate Minority Leader Mitch McConnell's (R-KY.) troubling health issues and the latest sentencing for members of the Proud Boys.

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    • 16 min
    More Mass Shootings and More Rhetoric (Feat. Pastor Mike McBride)

    More Mass Shootings and More Rhetoric (Feat. Pastor Mike McBride)

    Pastor Michael McBride (@iampastormike_), Executive Director of Live Free (@livefreeus) and co-founder of the Black Church Pac (@blackchurchpac), joins Kristal to discuss the recent racially motivated shooting that took place at a Dollar General store in Jacksonville Florida.

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    • 32 min

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29 Ratings

29 Ratings

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Amazing show

So happy I found this thought provoking show. Absolutely love it

Greg J-25 ,

Brings Real Talk to Politics!

Amazing podcast about critical issues in America. Kristal’s perspective is refreshing and cuts through the typical political propaganda to deliver ‘real talk’ on topics that matter.

Jordan Sophia ,

Absolutely love it!

This podcast has been such a good one to keep up with. I’ve been loving every episode. Kristal is such a good conversations. Can’t wait for more episodes in the future!

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