The Armchair Activist

The air signal is on, but… Yes, things are chaotic, to say the least. The last of our computers died and we cannot repair or replace it at this time.  Prior to the crash, listener numbers were, as always, on the rise — but contributions were at the end of an eight-year slide. We simply […]

by Jacqueline Salit A wise man once said “Those who make the rules, rule.” Today, we wonder whether the current rules of voting and governing can deliver any kind of progress. An important rules question was on the ballot in Maine earlier this month and the voters delivered a clear message. After a hard-fought campaign […]

GDPR’s Persistence Radio is hosted by Natalie Davis, who in addition to all else, has been a music selector, DJ, jock, mixtape specialist, whatever you want to call it, since she was a teenager. On occasion, she comes up with Spotify playlists, some curated for friends and family, some for broadcast, some for moods that strike.  Periodically, […]

Guest author Bob Lefsetz takes on the cowardice of

According to peace activist Kevin Zeese, if Trump hoped that sacking FBI Director James Comey would stop investigations into possible collusion between Trump’s administration and Russia, he may be wrong. Very wrong.

Mark International Women’s Day and the #DayWithoutAWoman protest by supporting GDPR and other woman-owned independent progressive broadcasters and media!

The time is NOW to stand against the hate-filled agenda of Drumpf. Get your daily marching orders from GDPR’s The Armchair Activist mailing list.

This action alert comes from People’s Action: Drumpf’s immigration order targeting seven Muslim-majority countries — Iran, Iraq, Libya, Somalia, Sudan, Syria, and Yemen — is creating chaos and misery around the world. The executive order mandates several points: It bars Syrian refugees from entering the US indefinitely, suspends all refugee admissions for 120 days, and blocks […]

Boots on the ground and direct action: These are what the People’s Revolution requires in the face of the fascist administration of Trump. This means sending emails and signing petitions, though great actions to take, are not enough for the resistance to take hold and be victorious. Jewish Voices for Peace shares these tips for […]


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