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Purple Podcast #4: Media to the Rescue?
As part of our month-long launch campaign for Purple Project for Democracy (a strictly non-partisan, apolitical effort that a number of other large news organizations have also contributed to), On The Media is featuring a series of conversations about an alarming loss of trust, faith and devotion by Americans for American democracy -- and what to do about it. Host Bob Garfield is one of the Purple Project organizers.
Purple Podcast #3: Let’s Not Discount Reality
As part of our month-long launch campaign for Purple Project for Democracy, (a strictly non-partisan, apolitical effort that a number of other large news organizations have also contributed to) On The Media is featuring a series of conversations about an alarming loss of trust, faith and devotion by Americans for American democracy -- and what to do about it. Host Bob Garfield is one of the Purple Project organizers.
Purple Podcast #2: "Low Information, High Misinformation Voters"
As part of our month-long launch campaign for Purple Project for Democracy, (a strictly non-partisan, apolitical effort that a number of other large news organizations have also contributed to) On The Media is featuring a series of conversations about an alarming loss of trust, faith and devotion by Americans for American democracy -- and what to do about it. Host Bob Garfield is one of the Purple Project organizers.
Purple Podcast #1: “Is Democracy up for grabs?”
As part of our month-long launch campaign for Purple Project for Democracy, (a strictly non-partisan, apolitical effort that a number of other large news organizations have also contributed to) On The Media is featuring a series of conversations about an alarming loss of trust, faith and devotion by Americans for American democracy -- and what to do about it. Host Bob Garfield is one of the Purple Project organizers.
Podcast Series: Civics 101
This podcast series from NHPR gives you an audio overview of the fundamentals that define our government.
Democracy Works: Citizenship, Patriotism, and Democracy in the Classroom
A series of podcasts from Mark Kissing, a professor of education at Penn State, helps budding teachers find their way to helping students understand our American-style democracy.
Another Way: Evan McMullin on Rebuilding Our Democracy
These podcasts explore what it means to be an engaged citizen in a democracy and combine professional and academic expertise with boots-on-the-ground work happening in communities across the country. In this episode, hear how Evan McMullin came to national prominence when he ran for president in 2016 as an independent, anti-Trump conservative. Since the 2016 election, he has been a strong and principled independent voice on many issues. 
How Do We Fix It? Listen First & Democracy with Pierce Goodwin
From the Purple Podcast Playlist: Pearce Godwin, founder and CEO of Listen First Project, joins How Do We Fix It? Hosts Richard Davies and Jim Meigs to discuss the #ListenFirst movement as well as the thousands who have signed the Listen First Pledge.
Future Hindsight: A Playbook for Connecting with Your Representative
From the Purple Podcast Playlist: Brad Fitch is the President and CEO of the Congressional Management Foundation, a non-partisan non-profit organization that educates constituents on how Congress works, giving them a stronger voice in policy outcomes.
Hello My Name Is America: A Fork in the Road
From the Purple Podcast Playlist: In a powerful conversation, Mark sheds light on the splendor of our complexity, highlighting that no American can be summed up as simply red or blue. He explains our desperate need to get outside our comfort zone and learn from people who are different than we are. 
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