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VOTcast

By Voters of Tomorrow
Hi! The Voters of Tomorrow Podcast (VOTcast) is a political news podcast for Gen Z by Gen Z. Every week we sit down with a new guest or guests and discuss everything going on in the political realm. This season we are having conversations with some of the most influential activists in their respected spaces, prominent public figures and, well... politicians! Join our conversation every week by using #VOTcast.
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Survivor in Manhattan (with Eliza Orlins)

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Survivor in Manhattan (with Eliza Orlins)
In the final episode of the #VOTcast, Ryann and Justin are joined by Eliza Orlins, candidate Manhattan District Attorney,  to talk about being one of the youngest and most progressive candidates in the race, what the Former Guy should expect if she wins, and how being on Survivor helped her kick-off her campaign. Follow us: @voterstomorrow  Follow Eliza: @ElizaOrlins elizaorlins.com
30:00
May 25, 2021
The Mighty Meidas (With Meidas Touch, Brett Meiselas, and Jordy Meiselas)
In this episode of the #VOTcast Jordy and Brett Meiselas from Medias Touch join co-hosts Justin Filbert and Ryan Buck to talk about the role social media has played in the exponential growth of Medias Touch, Medias University, and creating a family rather than a fan base. In this weeks Justin and Ryan's weekly rants, we cover global vaccination inequality, the new Mississippi law challenging Roe V. Wade, and the CDC's new mask wearing recommendations. Follow us: @thevotcast @voterstomorrow @Ryanbuck__ @jfilbert_ Follow Medias Touch: @MeidasTouch @J_Mei21 @BMeiselas @meiselasb Check out Meidas University here: https://www.meidastouch.com/meidasuniversity
50:42
May 18, 2021
Tik Tok, The Politician Ran Up The Clock (With Dylan Troesken, Sophie Lascu, and Skylar Fisher)
This week on the #VOTcast activists Dylan Troesken, Sophie Lascu, and Skylar Fisher from the Pressed Podcast join hosts Justin Filbert and Ryan Buck for a conversation about the role social media plays in politics, especially the short-form video app Tik Tok. Dylan goes into detail about her experience with Gen Z For Change previously known as Tik Tok for Biden and the challenges that come with a following on social media. Skyler and Sophie share their experience with activism and miraculous event they pulled off in Calabasas. Ryan and Justin cover the Colonial Pipeline shut down, Liz Cheyney and more on this weeks segment, Justin and Ryan's weekly rants. Follow us: @voterstomorrow @jfilbert_ @ryanbuck__ Follow The Pressed Podcast: @pressedpodcast @skylarfisherduddy @sophie.lascu @dylantroesken
33:56
May 11, 2021
Sheetz, Wawa, or Washington? (With Rep. Malcolm Kenyatta)
Representative Malcom Kenyatta joins Ryan and Justin this week to talk about his experience as the first openly LGBTQ+ person of color elected to the GA, his past and future in politics, and life in Pennsylvania. Follow us: @voterstomorrow @ryanbuck__ @jfilbert_ Follow Rep. Kenyatta: @malcolmkenyatta
34:20
May 03, 2021
The Role Social Media Plays In Politics (With Aidan Kohn-Murphy)
Aidan Kohn-Murphy joins Justin Filbert and Ryan Buck for an episode of the VOTcast to discuss labels, the role social media plays in politics and challenges. Donate: votersoftomorrow.org Follow Us: @voterstomorrow Follow Aidan: Insta: @aidankohnmurphy Twitter: @AidanKohnMurphy TikTok: @aidanpleasestoptalking Youtube: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCmgLf6y_oh4fcdNUTsG-8gw
37:31
April 27, 2021
The Second Amendment and Superintendents (With Fred Guttenberg and Sari Beth Rosenberg)
On this weeks episode of the VOTcast Justin and Ryan are joined by gun control activist Fred Guttenberg and award winning writer and teacher Sari Beth Rosenberg to talk about gun violence and schools. Justin and Ryan’s news segment includes a range of topics from #Dogecoin to the pause on the Johnson and Johnson coronavirus vaccine. This episode includes triggers surrounding gun violence. Follow Voters Of Tomorrow: Twitter: @voterstomorrow Instagram: @voterstomorrow Tik Tok: @voterstomorrow votersoftomorrow.org
37:58
April 19, 2021
We're Back, Baby! (With Amy Jo Smith)
In the first episode of the new season of the VOTcast, Justin and Ryan sit down with @theprincessames. Amy Jo talks about her experience on tik tok, being an activist, and her life during the COVID-19 pandemic. Amy Jo is the first very special guest in a stacked season, so be sure to tune in! Follow us: @voterstomorrow
47:08
April 12, 2021
Sad Fates and Bad Debates
Trigger Warning: this episode contains discussion about gun violence and school shootings. In this episode of the VOTCast, Ryan and Justin discuss the first presidential debate and the current, and long lasting effects of Donald Trump’s Coronavirus diagnosis. Finally, they have a conversation about gun violence in America and how Gen Z is affected by school shootings. Disclaimer: Views expressed by hosts and guests are that of their own and not those of Voters of Tomorrow.
41:40
October 06, 2020
Prom At The Polls
In this special episode of the #VOTcast, Ryan and Justin interview a panel of the young activists behind the youth voting initiative "Prom At The Polls."
22:38
September 26, 2020
Red Sky in Mourning
This week on the VOTCast, guest host Grace joins Ryan and Gaffney to discuss climate change, environmental racism, the recent fires and hurricanes, and current events including the death of the notorious Supreme Court Justice, Ruth Bader Ginsburg. 
44:49
September 22, 2020
Not So Planned Parenthood
On this week's episode of the #VOTCast, Gaffney joins Ryan and Justin to talk about disparities in women's health care, abortion rights, Planned Parenthood, and voting 3rd party. Learn more at votersoftomorrow.org
46:56
September 14, 2020
Has Anyone Seen My Mail?
In this week's episode, Ryan and Justin discuss Facebook, Zuckerberg, a possible Coronavirus vaccine, the eviction crisis that America will soon be facing, vote by mail, and how Trump's attacks on the USPS will make it harder to vote.
59:50
September 08, 2020
Taking The World By Storm
Justin and Ryan discuss Hurricane Laura, the Conways, what future textbooks will look like, and BLM.
44:16
August 31, 2020