posts tagged charlottesville

10/12/17 // Marcus Wicker - Silencer: Poems

Kendrick Lamar, Drake, and Oddisee meet traditional verse in this urgent collection of poems by Pushcart Prize winner and NAACP Image Award finalist Marcus Wicker. | listen

10/2/17 // Milk Leaks Preserves The Moments Baked Alaska Doesn't Want us to See

Thanks to Milk Leaks unearthing the things he doesn’t want us to remember, we can explore the full scope of Baked Alaska’s depravity. | read

9/8/17 // JAMmin with John

It’s JAMJAM Fridays and Jesse Myerson is here, and John is in the studio, to talk BDS, DACA, Irma, and austerity. Also, NYC school grants free lunch to all, and a poll finds that Republicans fear… | listen

9/7/17 // Molly Knefel // There Is Only One Side

Molly Knefel offers her take on the “both sides” argument that often surfaces regarding political parties or activist groups with differing beliefs, which suggests neither side is completely… | watch

8/31/17 // MGG Thursdays on Antifa

It’s MGG Thursdays and Melissa Gira Grant is here to talk Antifa and Harvey. Also, Morning John on what the mainstream backlash to Antifa is getting wrong.   Melissa Gira Grant, via Twitter | listen

8/30/17 // Listener Mail on Local Action

Morning John on Session’s announcement that he will reinstate the program transferring military weapons to police departments, and tons of listener mail on local actions across the country. 1033… | listen

8/25/17 // Ep 20 // After Charlottesville / ‘Logan Lucky’

Rena Karefa-Johnson & Matt Ruby on Charlottesville aftermath; Jackie Soller on ‘Logan Lucky,’ directed by Steven Soderbergh; sneak peek of Amy O’s BTR Live Studio session. | listen

8/23/17 // Dr. Steve Billet on Trump, Bannon, Afghanistan, & More

Dr. Steve Billet returns to discuss a wild week in politics, including Steve Bannon's White House departure, Trump's response to Charlottesville, the plan for the continued Afghanistan war. | listen

8/18/17 // JAMJAM Fridays

It’s JAMJAM Fridays and Jesse Myerson is here to talk Charlottesville, grief, mourning, and organizing. Also, Just John on the opioid crisis. Jesse Myerson, via Twitter | listen

8/17/17 // MGG Thursdays on NYC Charlottesville Solidarity

It’s MGG Thursdays and Melissa Gira Grant joins us to discuss Charlottesville and the protests at Trump Tower. Also, more listener mail on Charlottesville, and Just John on the Atlantic essay “How… | listen

8/17/17 // Molly Knefel // The True Face of White Supremacy

Molly Knefel challenges a widely accepted falsehood that Donald Trump was elected by poor and lower middle-class white people lacking education, and that those are the people responsible for spreading… | watch

8/16/17 // Sarah Jaffe on Charlottesville

Sarah Jaffe joins us to discuss the violence in Charlottesville, Just John takes a close look at Steve Bannon, and more listener mail in response to the Nazi violence over the… | listen

8/15/17 // Nazis Murder a Protester in Charlottesville

We spend the hour on the Nazi violence in Charlottesville over the weekend. Antifascist Resistance photo by Ahmadi courtesy of Wikimedia Commons | listen

7/19/17 // Temporary Victory

Morning John on the tentative death of the Senate healthcare bill, school based health clinics face budget cuts in New York City, and catching up on listener mail. Mitch McConnell Photo by Gage… | listen

7/11/17 // Don Jr. Gets in Trouble

Donald Trump Jr. gives a remarkably incriminating statement to the New York Times about a meeting with a Russian lawyer, protesters meet the KKK in Charlottesville, and listener mail. Donald Trump,… | listen

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