Happy Thanksgiving: We’re Grateful for Canvassers

Happy Thanksgiving, Gaslit Nation listeners! Sarah and Andrea are hosting a feast of interesting (and terrifying) commentary from folks around the US as they welcome winners of the Gaslit Nation Get Out the Vote contest onto the show. Our special guests – Valerie Carzello (@ScullyBully) of South Burlington, Vermont, Catherine Snyder (@catherinecritz) of Fayetteville, Arkansas, and Brian Covey (@hidvorak) of Seattle, Washington discuss their experiences as activists in the 2018 election, the outcome of the midterms in their states, and their dreams for the future. Sarah and Andrea are very grateful not only to the contest winners but to everyone who helped get out the vote in this record-breaking midterms, which not only resulted in important wins for progressive candidates but demonstrated a massive rise in civic engagement that will extend well into the future.   Our contest winners stayed on the line to discuss the latest news, including the wildfires in California and the terrible response of the Trump administration to climate change, the latest in the Khashoggi case and the relationship of malevolent millennials MBS and Jared Kushner, and voter suppression in Georgia and the rest of the US.    Since it’s Thanksgiving, Sarah and Andrea would like to thank everyone who has made Gaslit Nation a surprise hit. We would not be able to keep the show going without you. We are an independent, largely donor-funded podcast, and we are offering extra material to those who subscribe at $10/month or more. (You can sign up here.) We’re about to post a Q & A session where we answered reader questions about authoritarianism, activism, art, and Axl Rose, so check that out if in you’re in that donor group! We look forward to doing more Q & As and bringing you more bonus features in the future.   We will publish a special Gaslit Nation Featurette next week then we’ll be back to our regular episodes in December. Have a great holiday break!     A special note: Since the audio of this episode is less than ideal, we’ll post a transcript of this episode on our Patreon page. 

Print
Print Share Comment Cite Upload Translate Updates

Leave a Reply

APA
Andrea Chalupa Sarah Kendzior | Radio Free (2021-08-05T11:28:51+00:00) » Happy Thanksgiving: We’re Grateful for Canvassers. Retrieved from https://www.radiofree.org/2018/11/21/happy-thanksgiving-were-grateful-for-canvassers/.
MLA
" » Happy Thanksgiving: We’re Grateful for Canvassers." Andrea Chalupa Sarah Kendzior | Radio Free - Wednesday November 21, 2018, https://www.radiofree.org/2018/11/21/happy-thanksgiving-were-grateful-for-canvassers/
HARVARD
Andrea Chalupa Sarah Kendzior | Radio Free Wednesday November 21, 2018 » Happy Thanksgiving: We’re Grateful for Canvassers., viewed 2021-08-05T11:28:51+00:00,<https://www.radiofree.org/2018/11/21/happy-thanksgiving-were-grateful-for-canvassers/>
VANCOUVER
Andrea Chalupa Sarah Kendzior | Radio Free - » Happy Thanksgiving: We’re Grateful for Canvassers. [Internet]. [Accessed 2021-08-05T11:28:51+00:00]. Available from: https://www.radiofree.org/2018/11/21/happy-thanksgiving-were-grateful-for-canvassers/
CHICAGO
" » Happy Thanksgiving: We’re Grateful for Canvassers." Andrea Chalupa Sarah Kendzior | Radio Free - Accessed 2021-08-05T11:28:51+00:00. https://www.radiofree.org/2018/11/21/happy-thanksgiving-were-grateful-for-canvassers/
IEEE
" » Happy Thanksgiving: We’re Grateful for Canvassers." Andrea Chalupa Sarah Kendzior | Radio Free [Online]. Available: https://www.radiofree.org/2018/11/21/happy-thanksgiving-were-grateful-for-canvassers/. [Accessed: 2021-08-05T11:28:51+00:00]
rf:citation
» Happy Thanksgiving: We’re Grateful for Canvassers | Andrea Chalupa Sarah Kendzior | Radio Free | https://www.radiofree.org/2018/11/21/happy-thanksgiving-were-grateful-for-canvassers/ | 2021-08-05T11:28:51+00:00
To access this feature you must login or create an account.