• Summary

  • The future of democracy as we know it hinges on the outcome of two Senate races in a state that shocked the nation by turning blue for the first time in nearly three decades. Georgia is the center of the political universe after organizers from John Lewis to Stacey Abrams spent years battling some of the country’s most brutal voter suppression with a young, diverse coalition that’s finally ready to take power. Visit the frontlines of the most pivotal Senate contest of our time as two of Atlanta’s own - journalists Rembert Browne and Jewel Wicker detail what made this historic moment possible and talk to the key organizers, strategists, and voters who are hoping to see years of hard work change the South forever. “Gaining Ground: The New Georgia” is a co-production of Tenderfoot TV and Crooked Media.
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Episodes
  • Gaining Ground: The New Georgia

    Dec 14 2020
    After Georgia’s historic flip in 2020, all eyes are on its two January 2021 Senate run-offs. In this multi-part podcast, journalists Rembert Browne and Jewel Wicker, tell the stories behind the moment. From Tenderfoot TV and Crooked Media, this is “Gaining Ground: The New Georgia.” Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
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    2 mins
  • Wins and Losses | 1

    Dec 17 2020
    As Georgia gears up for another Election Day, we take a look back at the significance of the 2018 Governor’s race that vaulted Stacey Abrams and Georgia politics onto the national stage. For a transcript of this episode, please visit gaininggroundpodcast.com. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
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    47 mins
  • A Perfect Storm | 2

    Dec 22 2020
    With the global pandemic, multiple murders of Black Americans, and the GOP playing politics, the country reaches a boiling point. How does this play into an already tumultuous election year? For a transcript of this episode, please visit gaininggroundpodcast.com. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
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    52 mins

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