Air Date: 1–19-2018
Today we take a look at one of the most important and least understood problems with our broken democracy, gerrymandering, including some ideas to fix it
Ch. 1: Opening Theme: A Fond Farewell - From a Basement On the Hill
Ch. 2: Act 1: Drawing New Lines - On the Media - Air Date 5-24-17
Ch. 3: Song 1: Great is the Contessa - The Contessa
Ch. 4: Act 2: Richard Hasen explains the case against gerrymandering - Amicus - Air Date 9-16-17
Ch. 5: Song 2: Wingspan - Bayou Birds
Ch. 6: Act 3: Rattling the Bars: Prison is Not a Residence - @TheRealNews - Air Date 9-18-16
Ch. 7: Song 3: Theme - Towboat
Ch. 8: Act 4: Looking forward to the 2020 census and the plan to gerrymander the future - Trumpcast - Air Date 1-4-18
Ch. 9: Song 4: Planting Flags - K4
Ch. 10: Act 5: Judges Rule N. Carolina Representatives Cannot Choose their Voters - @TheRealNews - Air Date 1-11-18
Ch. 11: Song 5: Parissi - Marisala
Ch. 12: Act 6: Dems Must Be the Anti-Gerrymandering Party (w/ John Nichols) - The Zero Hour w @RJEskow - Air Date 7-18-17
Ch. 13: Final comments introducing the FairVote.org campaign
Bonus Clip: Introducing: The Fair Representation Act - FairVote - Air Date 6-25-17
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Closing Music: Here We Are - Everyone's in Everyone
(Additional music from Blue Dot Sessions)
Learn more about the Fair Representation Act (HR 3057) at FairVote.org
Share the campaign video for The Fair Representation Act - FairVote
Tell Congress to support HR 3057 via Stance or call the Capitol Switchboard at (202) 224-3121
The Case for Proportional Voting (National Affairs)
Dear Jeff Flake: time to start a third party (Vox)
Written by BOTL Communications Director Amanda Hoffman
Produced by Jay! Tomlinson
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