The My America Series


It's more important now than ever to raise progressive voices from coast to coast. The My America series features NLC voices -- in red states and blue states -- sharing what a progressive America embodies and why they fight for progressive values. Add yours.

Will you add your voice to the #MyAmerica story?


Share Your #MyAmerica Story


Be sure to include your name, where you're from, and what your "My America" is. Tell us about your beliefs and why you're dedicated to progressive values.


Featured Videos

Check out #MyAmerica stories from the NLC Community below.


Petra Gaskins

New Leaders Council - New Jersey's Petra Gaskins shares her powerful story about why she is committed to progressive ideas and why she fights for the least among us.


Shay Franco Clausen

New Leaders Council - Silicon Valley's Shay Franco Clausen talks about NLC's impact in her community and how she turns progressive values into action.


Joy Dixon

New Leaders Council - Tallahassee's Joy Dixon shares what it means to be a progressive and the impact of the important work of members of the NLC community are doing to stand up for progressive ideals.