Council Against Hate

Council Against Hate

Chattanooga Council Against Hate Podcasts

The Council Against Hate, created by Chattanooga’s Mayor Andy Berke, is a pilot project serving as a model for other cities. These podcasts are in  partnership with the American Diversity Report.  Our goal is to is produce a series of  expert conversations about the media, journalism, and extremism in America.

Christian Picciolini: Free Radicals Project

Bethany Allen Ebrahimian: Axios

Heidi Beirich: Southern Poverty Law Center (SPLC)

Judith Clerjune: Tennessee Immigrant & Refugee Rights Coalition

Deborah Levine: American Diversity Report

Mayor Bill Peduto: City of Pittsburgh

Kevin Munger: Penn State

Neil Johnson: George Washington University

Geeta Gandbhir: Film maker on “Why We Hate”

Sarah Marquez-Berestecky: Bridge City Community Church

Tim Fitzsimons: NBC Out

Amy Spitalnick: Integrity First For America

Todd Green: Luther College

Daryl Johnson: DT Analytics

Ryan Broderick: Buzzfeed News

Rachel Glickhouse: ProPublica

Allison Padilla-Goodman:


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