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Posted by | June 2, 2014
A Fresh Perspective: Lessons From a Crazy Congress

From endless Obamacare repeal votes to the IRS “scandal” to the disgusting politicization of Benghazi, the 113th Congress has been a sight to behold. Hear from two progressive Members of...

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Posted by | May 6, 2014
Q&A with Howard Dean: 10 Years Since the Campaign

Ten years after the groundbreaking Dean campaign, one of the 22-year-old kids who showed up in Vermont to help the long-shot governor turn the primary race upside down and change...

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Posted by | May 5, 2014
Progressives and the Midterms: Making Smart Investments to Build Progressive Power in 2014 and Beyond

What are the smartest plays that progressives can make in the upcoming mid-term elections? What are they key issues that progressives should be talking about? Join us for a lively...

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Posted by | May 5, 2014
Solidarity, The Original Way to ‘Lean In’: How Women Workers are Owning their Power for Paid Sick and Family Leave

For the first time in history, half of women are in the labor force and three quarters of moms are working. Many of them are now the primary or co-breadwinner...

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Posted by | May 5, 2014
Climate Justice Against Koch’s Tar Sands from Detroit to New York

The Koch brothers' petrochemical empire is poisoning the world and the American political process. From Detroit, home of the Koch petcoke mountain, to Sandy-ravaged New York City, where David Koch...

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Posted by | May 5, 2014
Student Debt and Wall Street: How Finance is Taking a Growing Share of Higher Education Spending and What We Can Do About It

Tuition rose more than 1000% in the last 30 years. Student debt now surpasses credit card debt, and this growth shows no sign of slowing. Where is all this money...

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Posted by | May 5, 2014
Let’s Get Ready to Rumble! Q&A on the 2014 Midterms

Before you know it, November will be upon us. Come join the editors of Daily Kos Elections for an in-depth Q&A about the 2014 midterms. There are NO presentations, NO...

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Posted by | May 5, 2014
Voting Rights: On the Frontlines

Candidates running for Secretary of State will discuss voting rights issues that come up in the states and what participants can do to help fight back against Voter ID laws...

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Posted by | May 5, 2014
Running Digital Campaigns: What’s Changed and What’s Still Working?

This is the 10-year-anniversary of Howard Dean's revolutionary digital campaign. Despite the rise of Facebook, Twitter, and mobile campaigning over the past decade, email remains the primary way that we...

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Posted by | May 5, 2014
Headline Risk and Social Cost: Hitting the 1% Where it Hurts

Headline risk remains one of the largest realms where progressives can force change on the masters of the universe. This session will examine the assets society has against the 1%,...

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