The Progressive Army is an online publication and a community of independent writers, editors and researchers that seek to produce high-quality journalism covering issues that are important to progressives such as social justice, human rights, police brutality, climate change, transparency, and others. Our goal is to weaponize readers with knowledge and truth to fight back against decades of Right-Wing propaganda.
Founder and Editor-in-Chief of Progressive Army, and a member of its Editorial Board.
Good guy gone bad...sorta.
Host of The Benjamin Dixon Show, which airs Monday-Thursday 9pm ET on The Benjamin Dixon Show YouTube channel. Also co-host of Politics and Grits, Sundays 10am ET on The Benjamin Dixon Show Spreaker channel.
Salam Morcos is a Managing Editor of Progressive Army and a member of its Editorial Board.
Political activist for democracy, social justice, racial justice, women's right and human rights.
David Grossman is a Managing Editor of Progressive Army and a member of its Editorial Board.
Free thinker, Progressive activist, artist.
Producer of The Benjamin Dixon Show, which airs Monday-Thursday 9pm ET, and The Way with Anoa, which airs Wednesdays at 8pm ET, both on YouTube. Also a co-host on Politics and Grits, Sundays at 10am ET on The Benjamin Dixon Show Spreaker channel.
Jami is a 37-year-old mother, who is open about her struggles with chronic mental health issues.
Jami Miller is an Editor of Progressive Army.
Father, Husband. Went to school for philosophy (university of WA) and now I work for a train company -- Interests include Labor Law, TILA, Unions, Paid Family Leave, Healthcare, Philosophy of Science, Fantasy Football and Open Government-- Fanboy of The Take Down with Nick Nowlin and The Way with Anoa. Follow Andre on Twitter @SubvertingPower.
Andre Roberge is a Researcher and Writer for Progressive Army.
Mom 1st, Lawyer 2nd.
"Never tell me the odds." - Han Solo
Anoa hosts The Way with Anoa, Wednesdays at 8pm ET on YouTube and is a co-host of Politics and Grits on Sundays at 10 am ET on The Benjamin Dixon Show Spreaker channel.
Anoa Changa is an Editor-at-Large for Progressive Army.
Carolyn Hyppolite is a Contributor to Progressive Army.
Deborah Bryan grew up poor and afraid. She has a pretty good life now, but can't rest easy until everyone, everywhere, is fed, sheltered, and free from harm. Deborah is a Contributor to Progressive Army.
The rhetorical baby-faced killer: Chicago-based.
Hank Jirousek is a Writer for Progressive Army.
JP Rankin is a Contributor for Progressive Army and a member of its Editorial Board.
KS Locklear is a Contributor to Progressive Army.
Kiran Opal is a Pakistani-American-Canadian writer, editor, artist, and speaker, working at the intersection of technology and communication. With roots in her working class background, she is a former refugee and a queer woman who's passionate about building bridges between and among progressive groups and people around the world.
Kiran Opal is a Contributor to Progressive Army.
Kurt Hackbarth is a writer, playwright and journalist working in both English and Spanish, making him highly suspect and potentially un-American. Managing partner of Big Amp Media. Denied entry to the 2016 Democratic National Convention in Philadelphia, Kurt wandered the city, seeking inspiration in street food and bands before being discovered in a corner of FDR Park, talking to himself.
Kurt is a Writer for Progressive Army.
Son, Brother, Husband, Father, Grandfather, Veteran, Social Justice Warrior. City by birth, Country by default.
Michael Graham is a Senior Writer for Progressive Army.
I write about current events and the intersection of education, innovation and entrepreneurship for http://progressivearmy.com.
Michael Redwine is a Senior Writer for Progressive Army and a member of its Editorial Board.
bon vivant/raconteur/troubadour who is a news & history junkie, cares deeply about social justice, and also likes comic books, SciFi & making jokes on Twitter. Weekly podcast and columns. Links at michaelsalamone.com.
Michael Salamone is an Editor-at-Large for Progressive Army.
Pamela is a Smith College Alum and Cultural Anthropologist. Full time activist for social justice and perpetual volunteer.
Managing Partner, Big Amp Media
Pamela John is a Writer for Progressive Army.
Recently awakened progressive in pursuit of truth in all things.
Raven Payne is an Assistant Editor and Writer for Progressive Army.
Walter Yeates is a journalist who has been known as the Smooth Gentleman throughout his career. He has covered Anonymous and was embedded with Veterans Stand For when they traveled to Standing Rock. His work has been feautured on Elite Daily, Huffington Post, and GirlTalkHQ. Throughout his young career he has published hundreds of articles in the realms of entertainment, news, and sports. He graduated from East Carolina University with a double major in Political Science and Philosophy. Walter has been known as the Smooth Gentleman for over a decade.
Walter Yeates is a Writer for Progressive Army.
Wendi Muse is a Contributor to Progressive Army.