The Round Table: A Next Generation Politics Podcast

The Round Table: A Next Generation Politics Podcast

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The Round Table provides a platform for conversation and engagement of civically-minded young people from different parts of the country. We strive to model civil dialogue across various divides—socioeconomic, racial, ethnic, political, and regional. We aim to challenge norms and represent all kinds of diversity—especially of perspective and ideas—enabling listeners to “hear” our thinking. The Round Table is 100% created and edited by young people committed to building a more just and joyous world.


Polarization and Cross-Partisanship: Episode III with David Greene of Better Angels
Nov 21 • 39 min
At today’s Round Table, Olivia and Riya speak with David Greene of Better Angels and explore connections and differences between Better Angels and Next Gen Politics’ approach to working across political differences and divides. —- Send in a voice message:…
The case for local climate action
Nov 20 • 0 min
Jade Lozada on why we need to think and act locally as well as nationally and globally —- Send in a voice message: https://anchor.fm/nextgenpolitics/message
Youth Climate Action: Beyond the Strike
Nov 19 • 35 min
At today’s Round Table, Jade Lozada—a leader of the Youth Climate Strike in NYC—and Jade Tyra—a leader of the Youth Climate Strike in Oklahoma—discuss the climate emergency, debrief September’s Strike and the activism leading up to and emanating out from…
Polarization and Cross-Partisanship: Episode II with Maodan Tohouri of Depolarize
Nov 14 • 29 min
At today’s Round Table, Olivia Becker and Riya Mehta interview Maodan Tohouri, the inspiring 16 year old founder of Depolarize about what it really takes to counter hyper-partisanship and why it matters. —- Send in a voice message:…
Impeachment: What Does It Mean and (Why) Does It Matter
Nov 7 • 23 min
At today’s Round Table, Olivia Becker, Julianna Davis, and Riya Mehta explore a topic much in the news—impeachment—through some fresh angles, helping equip YOU with what you need to know to make sense of our current moment. They are joined by guest…
Special Election Edition: Voting Today in the USA
Oct 31 • 18 min
At today’s Round Table, Civic Fellows Marc Spenser Bauzon, Clara Medina, and Frank Yang interview Brianna Cea, co-founder of Generation Vote and a Research and Program Associate in the Democracy program of the Brennan Center for Justice, following an…
Polarization and Cross-Partisanship: Episode I
Oct 25 • 22 min
At today’s Round Table, Julianna, Olivia, Riya, and Sara discuss how polarization is playing out in their schools and in our country and why, who benefits and who suffers from polarization, things they learned from interviews with Maodan Tohouri of…
Olivia on Media Literacy
Oct 24 • 0 min
Promo for our four part Media Literacy series —- Send in a voice message: https://anchor.fm/nextgenpolitics/message
Media Literacy and Media Bias: Part IV Synthesis
Oct 17 • 16 min
At today’s Round Table, Olivia Becker and Riya Mehta close out our four part media analysis series, synthesizing reflections from across our three prior episodes and sharing actionable recommendations for how to navigate today’s media critically and…
Media Literacy and Media Bias: Part III with Peter Loge
Oct 10 • 43 min
At today’s Round Table, Riya Mehta, a high school senior from NJ, and Olivia Becker, a high school junior from NY, continue our exploration of the role of media in our lives and political landscape through a fascinating conversation with Peter Loge,…
Media Literacy and Media Bias: Part II with Howard Schneider
Oct 3 • 34 min
At today’s Round Table, Jade Lozada, a senior at the High School for American Studies in NY; Jade Tyra, a HS senior from Norman, Oklahoma; and Olivia Becker, a HS junior at the Ethical Culture Fieldston School, deepen our exploration of media literacy and…
Media Literacy and Media Bias: Part I
Oct 2 • 16 min
At today’s Round Table, Olivia Becker, a junior at the Ethical Culture Fieldston School, and Jade Lozada, a senior at the High School for American Studies, discuss questions on their mind about media literacy, and lay out themes we’ll explore over the…