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Opinion – Iowa Progressive Alliance

Opinion: The Media Is Out Of Control

Opinion: The Media Is Out Of Control

How about for a topic, the media: the new entertainment networks The media is compromised. Journalism no longer has any respect from the left, the right, or the independent. Each of these sides will give different reasons with different fingers

Ten Steps To Change Yourself From A Good Volunteer Into A Great One

Ten Steps To Change Yourself From A Good Volunteer Into A Great One

You’re excited. You’re passionate. You are ready to volunteer for your favorite candidate. You might work at an event, make phone calls or go canvassing. Whatever you’re doing, this is a guide designed to turn a good volunteer into a great volunteer.

Joe Biden is no Hillary Clinton, he’s worse

Joe Biden is no Hillary Clinton, he’s worse

Headlines shared on social media read that “Joe Biden is the new Hillary Clinton.” Progressives are eager to compare the success he’s having and the project their fears from the 2016 election onto him. Let’s be honest though, when you compare the twos record, he’s no Hillary. His record speaks for itself.

IPA Opinion – Moderates Need To Quit Tone Policing Progressives

IPA Opinion – Moderates Need To Quit Tone Policing Progressives

Calling progressives divisive is an invitation for an argument. For far too long the true progressive wing of the Democrat Party has gotten a bad rap. We are either mean, abrasive, or just plain wrong for supporting our pie in

Iowa Progressive Author Highlight – Youth Voting: The Up and Coming?

Iowa Progressive Author Highlight – Youth Voting: The Up and Coming?

Youth voting is at its lowest point  since it started being recorded. The US Census Bureau began recording the number of young people (aged 18-24) voting in 1964, when it was at 50.9%. In the last presidential election, the percentage of young voters had plummeted to 31%. The states that had a rise was those that had both a hot-button issue and a competitive statewide race. Two things that motivate young voters out of their seats. 

Asked and Answered – What am I missing?

Asked and Answered – What am I missing?

We are an alliance of activists, organizers and voters working in Iowa. We will undoubtedly post many positive things about Bernie Sanders as he supports our issues. Full disclosure, this page started as Iowans for Bernie during the 2016 campaign cycle, but we do not currently endorse any candidate. We are open to all candidates that support our key agenda.

IPA on the Meuller Report

IPA on the Meuller Report

“With respect to whether the President can be found to have obstructed justice by exercising his powers under Article II of the Constitution, we concluded that Congress has authority to prohibit a President’s corrupt use of his authority in order to protect the integrity of the administration of justice. “

Iowa Progressive Alliance Mission Statement

Iowa Progressive Alliance Mission Statement

The Iowa Progressive Alliance (IPA) is a grassroots cooperative of activists, organizers, and content creators working to educate the progressive community in Iowa. The IPA stands guardian over the word progressive, refusing to allow centrists, corporatists, and elitists from misusing