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Amped Up with Ryan Knight

Amped Up with Ryan Knight

By Ryan Knight 🌹

Are you ready to get #AmpedUp? Democratic socialist and political activist Ryan Knight interviews progressive candidates who are running for Congress to fight for the fundamental change that we need to heal this nation!

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Torraine Walker gets Amped Up with Ryan Knight
Ryan Knight chats with Torraine Walker about how Joe Biden’s corporatist cabinet appointments signal a return to “business as usual” during a moment that demands fundamental change.
58:44
November 25, 2020
Ben Cohen gets Amped Up with Ryan Knight
Ryan Knight chats with Ben and Jerry’s Co-Founder Ben Cohen about his campaign to End Qualified Immunity.
1:10:12
November 21, 2020
Erica Gordon gets Amped Up with Ryan Knight
Ryan Knights with Anti-War Veteran Erica Gordon about her journey from being in the military to being an outspoken activist against the Military Industrial Complex.
1:24:55
November 14, 2020
Joy Marie Mann & Patrick Cote get Amped Up with Ryan Knight
Ryan Knight chats with Joy Marie Mann and Patrick Cote about the election results and their new book “The Yass Kween Chronicles!”
1:19:07
November 7, 2020
Peter Daou gets Amped Up with Ryan Knight
Ryan Knight chats with Peter Daou about his journey from being a member of the Democratic establishment to being one of its biggest critics who believes it’s time to build a better world.
53:20
October 31, 2020
Christine Olivo gets Amped Up with Ryan Knight
Ryan Knight chats with working class mom Christine Olivo about what inspired her to run for Congress and why it’s time to THINK BIG.
1:13:20
October 24, 2020
Mark Charles gets Amped Up with Ryan Knight
Ryan Knight chats with Independent Presidential candidate Mark Charles about his campaign to build a nation where “We the People” truly means All the People.
1:17:54
October 16, 2020
Angela Walker gets Amped Up with Ryan Knight
Ryan Knight chats with Angela Walker, the Vice Presidential nominee for the Green Party, about the importance of leftist solidarity to break the duopoly and free this nation from corporate rule.
1:23:12
October 9, 2020
Lisa Savage gets Amped Up with Ryan Knight
Ryan Knight chats with Lisa Savage about her campaign to replace Susan Collins and become a Senator for the people, the planet, and peace.
1:15:01
October 2, 2020
Carlos Cardona gets Amped Up with Ryan Knight
Ryan Knight chats with Carlos Cardona about his remarkable journey from growing up in Puerto Rico to becoming the youngest elected official in New Hampshire history to being a surrogate for Bernie Sanders to his current campaign for State Representative.
1:39:27
September 26, 2020
Peter Kalmus gets Amped Up with Ryan Knight
Ryan Knight chats with climate scientist Peter Kalmus about the existential threat of climate change and how humanity can come together to solve it.
1:14:46
September 19, 2020
Eynelys Garcia gets Amped Up with Ryan Knight
Ryan Knight chats with the Vice Chair of Our Revolution Los Angele Eynelys Garcia about the failure of the corporate duopoly and why it’s time for a People’s Party.
1:31:14
September 11, 2020
Tara Reade gets Amped Up with Ryan Knight
Ryan Knight chats with survivor Tara Reade about her brave journey to come forward and speak her truth.
1:06:42
September 4, 2020
Senator Nina Turner gets Amped Up with Ryan Knight
Ryan Knight chats with Senator Nina Turner about the systemic problems facing the nation and the need to break out of the 2-party corporate system and build a People’s Party to solve them.
55:32
August 28, 2020
Rob Bermudez gets Amped Up with Ryan Knight
Ryan Knight chats with Rob Bermudez about the big takeaway from the Democratic National Convention: It’s time for a People’s Party!
1:10:12
August 21, 2020
Maximillian Alvarez gets Amped Up with Ryan Knight
Ryan Knight chats with the host of the “Working People” podcast Maximillian Alvarez about how the Democratic party’s abandonment of the working class and embrace of corporatism paved the way for Republican fascism.
1:26:25
August 14, 2020
David Kim gets Amped Up with Ryan Knight
Ryan Knight chats with community activist David Kim about his progressive campaign for Congress.
1:21:20
August 7, 2020
Senator Mike Gravel gets Amped Up with Ryan Knight
Ryan Knight chats with Senator Mike Gravel about his new book “The Failure of Representative Government and the Solution.”
1:05:10
August 1, 2020
Jason Call gets Amped Up with Ryan Knight
Ryan Knight chats with democratic socialist Jason Call who is running for Congress in Washington’s 2nd District.
1:25:40
July 24, 2020
Jen Perelman gets Amped Up with Ryan Knight
Ryan Knight chats with Medicare for All Democrat Jen Perelman about her race against Corporate Democrat Debbie Wasserman Schultz.
1:07:22
July 17, 2020
The People’s Party gets Amped Up with Ryan Knight
Ryan Knight chats with Nick Brana and Jamie Seagull about the Nationwide Rallies to demand a People’s Bailout and the formation of the People’s Party.
1:17:22
July 10, 2020
Angelica Duenas gets Amped Up with Ryan Knight
Ryan Knight chats with congressional candidate Angelica Duenas about her campaign for Congress and the urgent need for progressive change in America.
1:02:16
July 3, 2020
Chris Armitage gets Amped Up with Ryan Knight
Ryan Knight chats with US Air Force Vet Chris Armitage about his grassroots campaign for Congress and how progressive policies like Medicare for All and a Green New Deal are resonating in his red district.
1:08:31
June 26, 2020
Isiah James gets Amped Up with Ryan Knight
Ryan Knight chats with democratic socialist and #BlackLivesMatter activist Isiah James about his grassroots campaign for Congress in New York’s 9th District.
51:09
June 19, 2020
Shahid Buttar gets Amped Up with Ryan Knight
Ryan Knight chats with Shahid Buttar about his grassroots campaign to replace Nancy Pelosi and liberate California’s 12th district from corporate rule.
57:00
June 12, 2020
Rebecca Parson gets Amped Up with Ryan Knight
Ryan Knight chats with progressive congressional candidate Rebecca Parson about how corporate pac money has corrupted our political system.
48:01
June 5, 2020
Mckayla Wilkes gets Amped Up with Ryan Knight
Ryan Knight chats with congressional candidate Mckayla Wilkes about her movement to defeat Steny Hoyer and bring fundamental change to Congress.
28:48
May 29, 2020
Dr. Elwood Watson Gets Amped Up with Proud Resister - 4-24-20
Progressive activist Ryan Knight chats with Dr. Elwood Watson about his new book "Keepin' It Real: Essays on Race in Contemporary America"
1:15:17
April 24, 2020
Lauren Ashcraft Gets Amped Up with Proud Resister - 4-17-20
Progressive activist Ryan Knight chats with Congressional candidate Lauren Ashcraft about the urgent need to elect a Progressive Congress in 2020 that will fight for Medicare For All.
1:03:31
April 17, 2020
Adam Christensen Gets Amped Up with Proud Resister 4-10-20
Progressive activist Ryan Knight chats with Congressional Candidate Adam Christensen whose bold progressive campaign is resonating in a Republican district.
56:51
April 10, 2020
Jen Perelman Gets Amped Up with Proud Resister - 4-3-20
Progressive activist Ryan Knight chats with Congressional candidate Jen Perelman about how this pandemic has only reaffirmed the need for bold progressive policies like Medicare-For-All to heal the massive levels of inequality in America.
57:59
April 3, 2020
Dr. Abdul El-Sayed Gets Amped Up with Proud Resister - 3-27-20
Progressive activist Ryan Knight chats with infectious disease expert Dr. Abdul El-Sayed about how to keep yourself safe during the coronavirus pandemic, and about his new book "Healing Politics".
43:10
March 27, 2020
Isiah James Gets Amped Up with Proud Resister - 3-24-20
Progressive activist Ryan Knight chats with Army combat veteran and Democratic congressional candidate Isiah James about the flaws in our healthcare, economic, and political systems that the coronavirus is exposing.
54:10
March 24, 2020
Anthony Clark Gets Amped Up with Proud Resister - 3-13-20
Progressive activist Ryan Knight chats with non-profit director Anthony Clark about his run for Congress and the #NotMeUs movement's righteous fight for bold progressive change in America.
51:27
March 13, 2020
Melanie D'Arrigo Gets Amped Up with Proud Resister - 3-6-20
Progressive activist Ryan Knight chats with Congressional candidate from New York Melanie D'Arrigo about her exciting run for Congress and the need to fight for bold, progressive change in America.
53:44
March 6, 2020
Swing Left Gets Amped Up with Proud Resister - 2-28-20
Progressive activist Ryan Knight chats with the co-hosts of Swing Left's podcast "How We Win" Mariah Craven and Steve Pierson about the importance of harnessing the progressive energy in our party to beat Trump, keep the House, and flip the Senate.
1:02:33
February 28, 2020
Mitch Weiss & Holbrook Mohr Get Amped Up with Proud Resister - 2-21-20
Progressive activist Ryan Knight chats with Pulitzer Prize winning investigative journalist Mitch Weiss and award-winning investigative journalist Holbrook Mohr about their new book and investigation into one of America's most dangerous cults.
57:21
February 21, 2020
Isiah James Gets Amped Up with Proud Resister - 2-14-20
Progressive activist Ryan Knight chats with Army veteran and Democratic congressional candidate Isiah James about how he turned his childhood struggles and combat experience in the Iraq War into a historic run for Congress.
55:46
February 14, 2020
Pedro da Costa Gets Amped Up with Proud Resister
How can this be the "greatest economy in history" when income inequality is the highest that it's been in 50 years? Journalist Pedro da Costa and progressive activist Ryan Knight expose Donald Trump's lies about the economy.
46:21
February 7, 2020
Trish Zornio Gets Amped Up with Proud Resister
Progressive activist Ryan Knight chats with scientist Trish Zornio about her run to replace Republican Senator from Colorado Cory Gardner and why it's time to have a scientist in the US Senate.
49:34
January 31, 2020
Glenn Kirschner Gets Amped Up with Proud Resister
Progressive activist Ryan Knight chats with MSNBC Legal Analyst Glenn Kirschner about the impeachment trial of Donald Trump, the Republicans' complicity, and how justice is coming at the ballot box this November.
36:56
January 24, 2020
Frederick Joseph Gets Amped Up with Proud Resister - 1-17-20
Progressive activist Ryan Knight chats with author Frederick Joseph about why it's important for Democrats to dream big and not be afraid of bold, progressive change in 2020.
43:25
January 17, 2020
Michael Owens Gets Amped Up with Proud Resister - 1-10-20
Progressive activist Ryan Knight chats with Michael Owens about his exciting run for Congress to bring bold progressive change to Georgia's 13th District.
59:28
January 10, 2020
Brandon Wolf Gets Amped Up With Proud Resister - 1-3-20
Progressive Activist Ryan Knight chats with gun violence prevention advocate Brandon Wolf about his journey surviving the Pulse Nightclub massacre to his triumphant testimony before Congress.
1:01:04
January 3, 2020
Karl Frisch Gets Amped Up with Proud Resister
Progressive Activist Ryan Knight chats with newly-elected Karl Frisch about the importance of Democrats getting involved at the local level.
57:36
December 27, 2019
Lauren Duca Gets Amped Up with Proud Resister
Progressive activist Ryan Knight chats with author Lauren Duca about her new book, "How To Start A Revolution"
54:13
December 20, 2019
Elizabeth McLaughlin Gets Amped Up with Proud Resister
Progressive activist Ryan Knight chats with Elizabeth McLaughlin, founder of The Gaia Project for Women's Leadership, about overcoming fear and winning the fight for bold progressive change in America.
53:46
December 13, 2019
Kimberley Johnson Gets Amped Up with Proud Resister
Progressive activist Ryan Knight chats with author Kimberley Johnson about the double standards for women candidates running for higher office.
1:04:46
December 6, 2019
Chris Lavoie Gets Amped Up with Proud Resister
Progressive activist Ryan Knight and radio producer Chris Lavoie share what they are grateful for this Thanksgiving.
39:34
November 27, 2019
Adam Green Gets Amped Up with Proud Resister - 11-22-19
Progressive activist Ryan Knight chats with Adam Green, co-founder of the Progressive Change Campaign Committee, about the historic impeachment hearings and the hotly contested Democratic primary race.
59:23
November 22, 2019
Frangela Gets Amped Up with Proud Resister - 11-15-19
Ryan chats with Frangela about the impeachment hearings, Roger Stone's conviction, and what Dems need to do to win big in 2020.
1:04:07
November 15, 2019
Activist Anoa Changa Gets Amped Up with Proud Resister
Ryan chats with organizer Anoa Changa about the 100 influential Black women activists who came together to endorse Elizabeth Warren for president.
1:00:30
November 8, 2019
Rick Smith Gets Amped Up with Proud Resister
Ryan talks to radio host Rick Smith about what Democrats need to do to beat Trump in 2020.
1:02:13
November 1, 2019
Kina Collins Gets Amped Up with Proud Resister
Progressive activist Ryan Knight chats with organizer Kina Collins about her exciting run for Congress in #IL07 and how Democrats will win big in 2020 by abandoning the failed status quo and fighting for real change.
40:23
October 25, 2019
Danny Barefoot Gets Amped Up with Proud Resister
Democratic Strategist Danny Barefoot talks with Ryan about the surprising findings discovered in focus groups he's conducted around the Democratic debates and the campaign so far.
1:03:01
October 18, 2019
Podcaster Jody Hamilton Gets Amped Up with Proud Resister
Ryan talks with podcaster Jody Hamilton about Trump and Giuliani betraying America, and about Elizabeth Warren making America hopeful.
1:07:52
October 11, 2019
Sean Eldridge of Stand Up America Gets Amped Up with Proud Resister
Ryan chats with Sean Eldridge, president of Stand Up America, about impeachment and about the 2020 Election.
42:50
October 4, 2019
Frances and Angela Get Amped Up with Proud Resister
Ryan and Frangela break down the huge impeachment events of the past week.
51:09
September 27, 2019
MSNBC's Glenn Kirschner Gets Amped Up with Proud Resister
Ryan talks with MSNBC's Glenn Kirschner about whether Trump will ever face justice.
48:52
September 20, 2019
Frangela Gets Amped Up Post-Debate With Proud Resister
Ryan chats with comedy duo Frangela about the big winners from September's Democratic debate.
1:00:09
September 13, 2019
Pam Keith Gets Amped Up with Proud Resister
Ryan talks to civil rights attorney Pam Keith about how Dems must reject fear-based thinking to win big in 2020.
55:06
September 6, 2019
Author Peter Daou Gets Amped Up with Proud Resister
Author and strategist Peter Daou chats with Ryan Knight about the opportunities the Democrats have for a big win in 2020.
47:26
August 26, 2019
Jacki Schechner Gets Amped Up with Proud Resister
Ryan talks with media strategist and advocate Jacki Schechner about the rise of the white nationalist movement and how the Dems are the party of health care.
53:35
August 15, 2019
We Need To Talk About White Supremacist Terrorism
Ryan Knight and Chris Lavoie have a candid conversation about the ugly truth behind the El Paso terrorist attack.
34:04
August 6, 2019
Comedian Dana Goldberg Gets Amped Up with Proud Resister
Proud Resister Ryan Knight chats with comedian and podcaster Dana Goldberg about CNN's Democratic Debates.
48:15
August 2, 2019
Rob & Romy Reiner Get Amped Up with Proud Resister
Ryan Knight talks to Rob Reiner and his daughter Romy about the 2020 election.
51:13
July 23, 2019
Malcolm Nance Gets Amped Up with Proud Resister
Ryan Knight chats with MSNBC analyst Malcolm Nance and progressive radio host Stephanie Miller.
50:06
July 19, 2019
Ashlee Marie Preston Gets Amped Up with Proud Resister AGAIN
Civil rights activist Ashlee Marie Preston joins Proud Resister Ryan Knight for a chat about Warren & Harris' post-debate surge and why Warren is their favorite candidate.
47:17
July 3, 2019
A Special Edition of Amped Up: The Democratic Debates Recap
On a special edition of #AmpedUp, Progressive activist Ryan Knight and Radio Host Chris Lavoie recap the first Democratic debates.
35:13
June 28, 2019
Elizabeth McLaughlin Gets Amped Up with Proud Resister
Progressive activist Ryan Knight chats with Lights for Liberty Organizer Elizabeth McLaughlin.
50:20
June 26, 2019
Rosie O'Donnell Gets Amped Up with Proud Resister AGAIN
Rosie O'Donnell gets #AmpedUp with Proud Resister again, and talks about child concentration camps, LightsForLiberty.org, and Elizabeth Warren.
42:52
June 21, 2019
Kristen Johnston Gets Amped Up with Proud Resister
Emmy-winning actress Kristen Johnston talks with Ryan Knight about her book "Guts", addiction, recovery, and the 2020 Election!
37:26
June 12, 2019
Adam Green Gets Amped Up with Proud Resister
Progressive activist Ryan Knight chats with Adam Green, the co-founder of BoldProgressives.org, about Elizabeth Warren’s big ideas, bold plans, and hopeful message that’s resonating with voters‬.
38:39
June 5, 2019
Frangela Gets Amped Up with Proud Resister
Progressive activist Ryan Knight talks with Frangela, hosts of "The Final Word" podcast, about breaking through Trump’s politics of fear.
48:16
May 29, 2019
Civil Rights Activist Ashlee Marie Preston Gets Amped Up with Proud Resister
Civil Rights Activist Ashlee Marie Preston talks about intersectionality and who she likes so far in the 2020 presidential race.
53:05
May 20, 2019
Rosie O'Donnell Gets Amped Up with Proud Resister
Rosie O'Donnell gets Amped Up with Proud Resister
41:35
May 10, 2019
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April 25, 2019