Updated: Oct 2
“Pickin’ for Progress” is hosted by Joe Troop, the frontman of "latingrass" sensation Che Apalache. Through the summer and this fall, Joe will be rambling across the state of NC illuminating important progressive voices, sharing songs and having conversations. Videos will go up every Wednesday on VoteNC.org leading up to the elections on November 3rd. Episode 8 features Ronald Basilio Castro, an indigenous K'iche' Mayan activist and organizer fighting for workers' rights in Morganton, NC.