Lilly Ledbetter knows what it’s like to lose a Supreme Court case and to keep fighting. She shares her experience with Reckon and her concerns about the 2020 election and confirmation of Amy Coney Barrett.
Morris, Ala. native and professional softball player Haylie McCleney talks softball, growing up in Alabama, and how she & her teammates turned a politically decisive tweet into a movement combining softball and racial inequality & social justice awareness with THIS IS US SOFTBALL.
Many of the trends and themes that dominated 2016 and 2020 have Southern origins. @AngieMaxwell1 explained the GOP's long Southern strategy. And @daveweigel discussed what's up for grabs this election. https://podcasts.apple.com/us/podcast/how-the-south-created-modern-politics-whats-in-play-in-2020/id1471345686?i=1000488353763
Women may swing several elections in the South and nation. On the anniversary of the 19th amendment, @SpruillMarjorie explained the role of Southern women in major feminist fights. And @emarvelous outlined @19thnews & the role of Black suffragists. https://podcasts.apple.com/us/podcast/how-south-nearly-blocked-womens-suffrage-women-who/id1471345686?i=1000488979091
Did the election of @DougJones change everything in the South? @TheChairmanMow and @RepEngland70 discuss the impact in the state and in the South of the surprising victory of a Democratic candidate in Alabama. https://podcasts.apple.com/us/podcast/the-doug-jones-effect/id1471345686?i=1000494435400