Alyssa Milano: Sorry Not Sorry

Sorry Not Sorry tackles social, political and cultural issues from the perspective of unapologetic guests while highlighting activists doing amazing things throughout the country.

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episode 39: The Iran Crisis: Arwa Damon, Rep. Ro Khanna, and Sen. Chris Murphy


This is a special episode of Sorry Not Sorry, focused entirely on the developing military situation in Iran. It’s such an unnecessary mess—remember that three years ago, we had a working peace and nuclear disarmament treaty with that country. Now, we’re at the brink of war.We take the time to go in-depth into the situation both historically and politically, to help us all understand what’s happening and what we can do about it...


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episode 38: Ben and Jerry Serve Up Ethical Business Leadership, Bernie Sanders, and Fighting for a Better Future


In Vermont in the 1970s, childhood friends Ben Cohen and Jerry Greenfield started Ben and Jerry's Ice Cream. They pioneered equitable business practices, fair trade, and championed local farms while fighting for social justice and building one of the most recognizable brands in American history. Ben and Jerry led the way in building an ethical and just business, and even managed to maintain the social justice mindset of the company when it was sold to Unilever...


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episode 37: Episode 37: Peter Morley Protects Your Care


When Peter Morley fell off a ladder, he had no idea that his spinal injury would reveal lurking kidney cancer. He's turned this tragedy, along with even more dire health issues, into purpose, passion, and power. A regular on Capitol Hill, Peter delivers healthcare stories to members of Congress in support of the Affordable Care Act and other vital healthcare programs...


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episode 35: Episode 36: 2019 Year in Review


2019 started with a record number of women being sworn into office around the nation. It’s ending with the impeachment of the President of the United States. So much happened this year and in this episode, Alyssa Milano looks back at some of the biggest events in the news and on the podcast.  Featured guests include Joe Biden, Andrew Yang, Marianne Williamson, Ben Glieb, Manuel Oliver, excerpts from The Investigation featuring Annette Bening, John Lithgow, Kevin Kline and so much more...


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episode 35: Episode 35: A Call to Men - Ted Bunch Talks Healthy Masculinity


For more than two decades,  Ted Bunch has been teaching men how to respect, value, and interact with women in ways which are not toxic. As one of the founders of A Call to Men, Ted works directly with men of all ages—including those who have committed domestic and sexual abuse—to break their cycle of sexual violence. He teaches children, adolescents, and adult about consent and healthy masculinity...


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episode 34: Episode 34: Royce White, Elite Athlete and Mental Health Advocate


Royce White was a standout basketball player at Iowa State, where he was the Big 12 Newcomer of the Year for the 2011-2012 season. He played professional basketball in the NBA and the Canadian NBL, where was a two-time all-Canada NBL first team selection and the 2018 NBL scoring champion. He's now making his mark as a mixed martial artist.He also suffers from sometimes crippling anxiety which derailed his NBA career...


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 2019-12-16  1h9m
 
 

episode 33: Episode 33: Ammar Campa-Najjar, Candidate for Congress in California's 50th District


Earlier this year, Alyssa Milano sat down to talk with Ammar Campa-Najjar. At the time, Ammar had just barely lost in the 2018 midterm election to Duncan Hunter.  In December of 2019, Hunter pleaded guilty to misuse of campaign funds, and it now looks like he'll be trading the halls of Congress for the halls of prison...


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 2019-12-09  59m
 
 

episode 32: Episode 32: Heather Matarazzo


Heather Matarazzo (The Princess Diaries, Welcome to the Dollhouse) is a brilliant actor, an activist, and a mental health warrior. She and Alyssa both started their acting careers as children in very prominent productions and experienced a very different world than what most of their peers did. And it’s created some parallel successes and struggles in their lives...


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 2019-12-02  1h10m
 
 

episode 31: The Student Debt Crisis with Natalia Abrams


The great promise of success in America has been this: work hard, get an education, and there’s nothing you can’t do. That promise is no longer being kept for far too many of us. Student loan debt is eating away so much of our disposable income, keeping us from buying homes, starting families, and starting businesses. We’re now living in a nation with more than a trillion dollars in student loan debt—and much of that debt cannot be refinanced or even cleared via bankruptcy...


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 2019-11-25  50m
 
 

episode 30: Taking on the NRA: NoRA Co-Founder Ben Jackson


Every day, 100 Americans are killed by guns and hundreds more are shot and injured. On this episode of "Sorry Not Sorry," Alyssa is joined by Ben Jackson, one of the co-founders of NoRA, an organization working to counteract the influence of NRA money in the American political system.


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 2019-11-18  59m