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Season 3

July 2, 2021

Battle for the Soul

In this special bonus episode, 2 very exciting things happen! 1) Karin announces her new podcast, What Can You Do? This commute l…

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March 26, 2021

Pain Relief

In this final episode of Democratically: 2020, Karin explains explains the medical dramas that kept her away from podcasting for …

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Jan. 17, 2021

Terrorism Steals Our Joy

Karin speaks again to Matthew McGregor of Hope Not Hate to follow up their earlier conversation about the rise of the far right a…

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Jan. 8, 2021


This week, Karin speaks to Julie Norman, a Lecturer in US Politics at University College London about the insurrection that led t…

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Jan. 1, 2021

Democratically... 2021!

This week, Karin welcomes in the new year with a quick recap of the rollercoaster of horrors that was 2020, and also gives you a …

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Dec. 26, 2020

Christmas Presents!

In a special Christmas themed episode of the podcast, Karin talks to Friend of the Pod Emma Burnell about what politically themed…

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Dec. 18, 2020

The Elector Speaks

Karin speaks to Friend of the Pod Khary Penebaker, who was one of the 306 Electoral College members who cast their ballots for Jo…

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Dec. 11, 2020

"I'm So Done With 2020"

Karin catches up with writer and Friend of the Pod Skylar Baker Jordan to talk about Biden's cabinet nominees, including: * the …

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Dec. 4, 2020

Parallel Universes!

Karin speaks to comedian and American Exchange podcast host Erich McElroy about the very different goings on in Trump's universe …

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Dec. 1, 2020


This recording captures the live online event that took place on Saturday, November 28th and features: * Stand up (or rather, sit…

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Nov. 20, 2020

Bet On It.

Karin speaks to betting analyst William Kedjanyi about how the Georgia Senate runoffs, Trump's frightening (but not successful) a…

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Nov. 13, 2020

The President-Elect

Karin speaks to Alex Thier, is a foreign policy specialist who served with President-Elect Biden in the Obama administration and …

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Nov. 7, 2020


Karin takes a moment to celebrate Joe Biden's victory and reflect on the journey we've taken to get to this moment. --- Send in…

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Nov. 6, 2020

What Happened?

Karin is joined by Friend of the Pod and Partner at Brunswick Communications Marshall Manson to run through what happened in Tues…

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Nov. 2, 2020

The End of the Beginning?

In this final pre-election episode of the podcast, Karin is joined by frequent guest and Friend of the Pod Emma Burnell to round …

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Oct. 30, 2020

The Choice: Part 2

It's the final weekend before election day, and Karin gives us all a bit of a pep talk, urging everyone listening to do one more …

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Oct. 26, 2020

The Choice: Part 1

In the first of a 2 part series, Karin is joined by writer and Friend of the Pod Skylar Baker Jordan for a deep dive on the paral…

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Oct. 23, 2020

Final Debate Watch: Dog Whistles & Foghorns

Karin speaks to psychoanalyst Betty Teng and political communications strategist Jonathan Kopp - the co hosts of the Mind of Stat…

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Oct. 19, 2020

"Be More Shocked"

Karin speaks to Kyle Taylor, the founder of Fair Vote UK, about the ways that social media platform have changed our political de…

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Oct. 16, 2020

There Is No Debate!

Karin catches up with Marcela Mulholland, Deputy Director of Climate for Data for Progress, about the Presidential Debate that di…

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Oct. 12, 2020

Reasons to be cheerful! 😀 (Reasons to worry! 😳)

This week, after a quick news roundup, Karin talks through the abundant reasons Democrats have to be cheerful and optimistic abou…

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Oct. 9, 2020

VP Debate Watch: Mike Pence is Not a Robot

Karin recaps the Vice Presidential debate with regular guests Emma Burnell and Skylar Baker Jordan. The discuss their overall imp…

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Oct. 5, 2020

President Superspreader

Karin talks to Journalist and @TrumpsAlert creator James O'Malley about President being ill with Covid, the unreliable and contra…

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Oct. 2, 2020

Debate Watch 1: The WYSIWYG Presidency

Karin is joined by journalist John Stoehr, creator of the Editorial Board Newsletter, and political journalist Emma Burnell to re…

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Sept. 28, 2020

WTF Happened in 2016?!

Karin talks to Political Scientist Seth Masket about his new book Learning from Loss: The Democrats 2016-2020. They discuss the d…

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Sept. 25, 2020

Data. For Progress!

Karin speaks to Marcela Mulholland, Deputy Director of Climate at Data for Progress to get an update on what the state of polling…

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Sept. 18, 2020

QAnon, Proud Boys, and Boogaloos

Karin speaks to Matthew McGregor from Hope Not Hate, a charity dedicated to combatting extremism, about the rise of far right gro…

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Sept. 11, 2020

American Cluster*uck

Karin speaks to Roger King, host of the Cluster*uck podcast about why clustering has led to under-representation for Democrats, w…

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Sept. 4, 2020

Winners and Losers

Karin is joined by Emma Burnell to discuss the recent Atlantic Article exploring Trump's contempt for those who serve in uniform …

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Aug. 31, 2020

RNC Convention Watch

Karin speaks with Friend of the Pod and Partner at Brunswick Communications Marshall Manson about what happened at the RNC conven…

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Aug. 23, 2020

DNC Convention Watch! Wrap Up

Karin reflects on the week's worth of Convention, gives her reaction to Joe Biden’s acceptance speech and talks to Sanders Altern…

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Aug. 20, 2020

DNC Convention Watch! Night 4

Karin recaps the history making speech of VP nominee Kamala Harris, and the rousing call to action of former President Barack Oba…

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Aug. 18, 2020

DNC Convention Watch! Day 2

Karin is joined by DNC member Frank Leone and journalist and friend of the pod Skylar Baker-Jordan to recap night 1 of the Democr…

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Aug. 17, 2020

DNC Convention Watch! Day 1

Karin previews the Democratic National Convention in the first of a daily series in which she'll recap the previous days speeches…

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Aug. 14, 2020


In the week Joe Biden announced California Senator Kamala Harris as his chosen running mate, Karin shares her feelings about the …

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Aug. 7, 2020

How to Vote (by Mail)!

Karin talks to the Co-Chair of the Democrats Abroad UK Voter Registration team about how to vote by mail, how you can make sure y…

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July 31, 2020

Black Voters Matter

This week, Karin speaks to LaTosha Brown, Co-Founder of Black Voters Matter about the lessons we can all learn from the lives of …

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July 24, 2020

Person! Woman! Man! Camera! TV!

Karin is joined by friend of the Pod Emma Burnell for a round up of the week's news. They discuss the life and legacy of the Cong…

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July 24, 2020

Show Me the Money!

This week, we explore political donation - who should you give to if your goal is to maximise progressive power? Chatting with Fr…

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July 10, 2020

The Air War

This week, Karin talks to politcal ad makers Shannon Fitzgerald and Tim Lim of the Hooligans Agency about campaign ads. Campaigns…

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July 3, 2020

Swing States!

Karin is joined by friend of the pod and journalist Skylar Baker-Jordan to celebrate Hamilton day, and discuss everything from th…

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June 26, 2020

The Hardy Report

Karin's interview with the Hardy Report podcast covers a range of issues, from Black Lives Matter to how Joe Biden is a pretty go…

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June 19, 2020

No Pants Wetting!

This week, Karin is joined by Friend of the Pod Emma Burnell to talk about all the news that's fit to speak: Biden's surge in t…

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June 12, 2020

Defund the Police?

This week, Karin is joined by friend of the pod and Mid Atlantic podcast host Roifield Brown to talk about Black Lives Matter. Ro…

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June 4, 2020

Joe Trippi

This week Karin speaks to veteran Democratic campaigner Joe Trippi about his work for Alabama Senator Doug Jones' reelection camp…

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May 29, 2020

Trump V Twitter

This week, Karin speaks to Jiore Craig, a VP at Greenberg Quinlan Rosner and expert on digital campaigning and online public sent…

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May 22, 2020

The State of the Race...

This week, Karin takes you through the current state of polling and democratic prospects at every level of the election, includin…

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May 15, 2020

How to Beat Trump...

This week, Karin is joined by the Washington Post Columnist, political scientist, and author Brian Klaas to talk about how Donald…

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May 8, 2020

Good News, Bad News

This week, Karin talks to Mark Pack, the President of the UK's Liberal Democrat Party, a writer commentator, communications advis…

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April 24, 2020

The Common Good

The former Primarily: 2020 has now been renamed and relaunched. In the first episode of the new Democratically: 2020, We speak to…

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