Tim Ryan

Associate Editor

Tim rejoined Progressive in early 2019 after assisting on the company's BeYourGovernment.org project on 2012. After graduating from Humboldt State University in 2017 with a bachelor's degree in sociocultural anthropology, he worked in social services for the county Department of Health and Human Services in Humboldt County, CA.

Previously Tim has both worked and volunteered in the nonprofit sector on various environmental and labor issues. He has been committed to creating radical social change since participating in the Occupy movement of 2011. In his free time he likes to go hiking and camping, binge Netflix and play video games with his partner, as well as listen to audiobooks while lifting weights.

Latest Articles

A Tea Party Christmas: An Oxymoron Causing Millions to Suffer

(This article first appeared in the Huffington Post).   Corporations are not people, and regulating corporations -- and our economy, so that we can all be part...

Web Videos & Site for Bella Abzug Leadership Institute

Progressive Source creates and produces the website for New York’s Bella Abzug Leadership Institute, which trains and inspires young urban women from diverse backgrounds...

Reflections On Creative Writing Class: The Taught

(This article first appeared in the New York Times Education Life on April 14, 2002). The year was 1974 and I had just turned 16....