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Calls to Action

Calls to Action

Episode 28 · · 58:43

Discussing the fallout from the leaked SCOTUS draft opinion on Roe v. Wade.

Authoritarianism in Democracy

Authoritarianism in Democracy

Episode 27 · · 40:17

How democracy finds itself in the crosshairs of authoritarianism, with special coverage of Taiwan.

Reworking the Poor Tax

Reworking the Poor Tax

Episode 26 · · 41:07

Discussing how policies to combat homelessness further marginalize unhoused people.

How to Help a Neighbor

How to Help a Neighbor

Episode 25 · · 42:37

Revisiting the ongoing war in Ukraine, shining a light on the genocide in Tigray, and how to support your neighbors in need.

Follow the Money

Follow the Money

Episode 24 · · 50:16

Discussing corporate DE&I budgets and if the people those funds are meant to help are benefitting.

Who Runs the Bot?

Who Runs the Bot?

Episode 23 · · 57:00

Taking a look at the iconic femme voices who keep the bot resisting!

Erase Student Loan Debt

Erase Student Loan Debt

Episode 22 · · 42:33

The weight of student loan debt and how it affects marginalized groups and young people in the United States.

Protect Trans People

Protect Trans People

Episode 21 · · 54:33

Learn how to support your trans neighbors and their families.

Fight the Purge

Fight the Purge

Episode 20 · · 42:36

In our 20th episode, we discuss purged voter rolls and which states are at the forefront.

Ukraine, SCOTUS, Anti-Trans Bills in Texas

Ukraine, SCOTUS, Anti-Trans Bills in Texas

Episode 19 · · 52:57

Discussing the Russian invasion of Ukraine, the first black woman nominee to the Supreme Court, and the Anti-Trans bills in Texas.

Justice Beyond Punishment

Justice Beyond Punishment

Episode 18 · · 52:39

Discussing prison abolition with this week’s returning guest Ría Thompson-Washington.

Understanding Defunding the Police

Understanding Defunding the Police

Episode 17 · · 52:41

What defunding the police truly means, and what that could look like, with this week’s guest Ría Thompson-Washington.

Abortion Laws: Which Heartbeat Matters?

Abortion Laws: Which Heartbeat Matters?

Episode 16 · · 41:26

States’ inconsistent arguments against a women’s reproductive rights and protecting lives are dissected.

Redistricting: Unblurring the Lines

Redistricting: Unblurring the Lines

Episode 15 · · 49:02

Unraveling the complexities of redistricting and revealing what communities are marginalized in the process along with this week’s guests: Diversity Matters.

Common Sense and the Hallway Commute

Common Sense and the Hallway Commute

Episode 14 · · 56:30

Teleworking is not only a strategy for lowering COVID exposure, it’s the business model of the future.

What Happens When Your Coup Fails

What Happens When Your Coup Fails

Episode 13 · · 50:20

This week we cover the timeline, implications, and consequences of the January 6, 2021 insurrection.

Petitions and Protest

Petitions and Protest

Episode 12 · · 50:38

Learn the history of petitions and protests in the United States and worldwide; and how you can organize to make a difference.

Sanctuary Cities

Sanctuary Cities

Episode 11 · · 41:16

Sanctuary cities and migrant justice with Jennifer Amuzie of Sanctuary DMV.

Congregate Care Accountability Act

Congregate Care Accountability Act

Episode 10 · · 47:38

Congregate care and the problems in the “Troubled Teen” industry with Dr. Athena Kolbe and Dr. Vanessa Hughes of Breaking Code Silence, a social movement organized by activists and s...

Indigeneity in America

Indigeneity in America

Episode 9 · · 49:32

Get a clear picture of what American life looks like for our indigenous neighbors and the need for supportive allyship from Jaike SpottedWolf, a water protector and member of the Man...

Planned Parenthood and Reproductive Rights

Planned Parenthood and Reproductive Rights

Episode 8 · · 42:09

An interview with Laura Goodhue, V.P. of Public Policy at Planned Parenthood of South, East, and North Florida, and a discussion of reproductive rights—under threat in the United Sta...

Voting Rights: What’s at Stake

Voting Rights: What’s at Stake

Episode 7 · · 43:55

Voting rights, voter registration, voter ID, and voter suppression talk with Debra Cleaver of VoteAmerica; and what you can do to help turn out voters in future elections.

Domestic Violence Awareness

Domestic Violence Awareness

Episode 6 · · 46:11

Learn about domestic violence, including red flags, how to escape, and how to help victims.

Our American Stories

Our American Stories

Episode 5 · · 56:45

Join us for our fifth episode covering real American immigration stories.

Asylum 101

Asylum 101

Episode 4 · · 59:56

Join us for an interview with Prof. Nancy A. Oretskin, J.D. and emeritus professor from New Mexico State University to discuss migration, asylum, and immigration.

Infrastructure, Reconciliation, Filibuster

Infrastructure, Reconciliation, Filibuster

Episode 3 · · 59:52

Covering the interconnected issues of Infrastructure, Reconciliation, Filibuster, and the Debt Ceiling in Congress.

SSI and Complexities of Disability Programs

SSI and Complexities of Disability Programs

Episode 2 · · 01:08:13

Vilissa Thompson, LMSW shares with us the complexities of disability programs.

#DemolishDisabledPoverty

#DemolishDisabledPoverty

Episode 1 · · 01:09:38

The first episode for Resistbot Live, where we discuss the importance of the SSI/SSDI campaigns.

Episode Zero -  What to Expect from Resistbot Live

Episode Zero - What to Expect from Resistbot Live

Trailer · · 11:20

We get the team together for the first edition of our new live show.  Join us as we explore the issues that matter to the users of Resistbot and learn from the experts about why thes...