Good Ancestry

#11 – Does America Need Economic Rights?

Episode Summary

Tyler talks with Andrea Flynn, fellow at the Roosevelt Institute, about her recent article in The Nation, "America Needs Economic Rights—Now Is the Time to Push for Them," co-authored with her colleague Susan Holmberg. The article was released on the day of the 75th anniversary of President Franklin D. Roosevelt’s State of the Union address to the Congress and the nation, where he proposed a second bill of rights as the foundation for a new baseline of economic security for all Americans. Andrea is co-author of "The Hidden Rules of Race: Barriers to an Inclusive Economy." Show notes are available at