posts tagged donald-trump

6/22/17 // Molly Knefel // Political Art in the Age of Trump

Molly Knefel -- one half of the sibling host team of the longrunning progressive politics podcast, Radio Dispatch -- offers her take on the creation and criticism of political art in the midst of a… | watch

6/21/17 // In App Form, At Least, Trump's a Great President

We’ve seen how Trump has operated as a president, but how does he operate as a creative muse for app developers? His Oval Office actions might be reckless and chaotic, but he’s inspired elegance and simplicity in coders. | read

6/19/17 // Pence Lawyers Up

John is in the studio to talk about the latest drama in the White House and Trump’s deflection on Afghanistan. Photo by Brandon Butterworth courtesy of Wikimedia Commons | listen

6/15/17 // Fox News Men Can’t Shut Up

I used an app to tally how much the network’s men dominate conversations. Big shocker: it’s a lot. | read

6/15/17 // John Knefel // The Trump Counterpunch To Comey

John Knefel -- one half of the sibling host team of the longrunning progressive politics podcast, Radio Dispatch -- offers his take President Trump’s response to the Senate testimony of former FBI… | watch

6/8/17 // Molly Knefel // United States Climate Alliance

Molly Knefel -- one half of the sibling host team of the longrunning progressive politics podcast, Radio Dispatch -- offers her take on the recently formed United States Climate Alliance. This… | watch

6/5/17 // Weekend Rundown: Trump on Terror

Joe discusses President Trump's reactions to the weekend's terror attack in London and how we might think about treating his Twitter feed going forward. | listen

6/3/17 // Has Donald Trump Doomed The World?

After pulling out of the Paris Climate Agreement, Trump is very pleased with himself. No one else is. | read

6/2/17 // John Cook on Paris Agreement Withdrawal

John Cook returns to discuss the impact of the United States' withdrawal from the Paris Climate Agreement. | listen

6/1/17 // Dr. Steve Billet, Part II: Trump, NATO & Russia

Dr. Steve Billet discusses President Trump's odd NATO comments, his treatment of longstanding U.S. allies, and the prospects of Robert Mueller leading the Russia investigation. | listen

6/1/17 // John Knefel // Trump Loves Dictators

John Knefel -- one half of the sibling host team of the longrunning progressive politics podcast, Radio Dispatch -- offers his take on President Trump’s first international trip since taking office… | watch

5/31/17 // Dr. Steve Billet on Kathy Griffin and "Covfefe"

Dr. Steve Billet returns to discuss comedian Kathy Griffin's tasteless beheading and our obsessions with President Trump's Twitter actions. | listen

5/25/17 // John Knefel // Who Is Robert Mueller?

John Knefel -- one half of the sibling host team of the longrunning progressive politics podcast, Radio Dispatch -- offers some background on Robert Mueller, the former FBI Director who was just… | watch

5/22/17 // Sheriff Tweetstorm is on the Case

There’s a new sheriff in town. Just not the kind America was asking for. | read

5/19/17 // Benjamin Friedman, Part II: Domestic Politics vs. Foreign Affairs

Benjamin Friedman returns to discuss domestic tumult's effect on foreign policy, how the U.S. can afford to start wars in the Middle East, and why the current administration shouldn't be trusted with wars. | listen

5/18/17 // Benjamin Friedman, Part I: Foreign Policy

Benjamin Friedman joins the show to discuss what President Trump's unpredictability means for our allies and adversaries, the lack of strategy in Syria, and why the president has become more of a traditional hawk. | listen

5/18/17 // MGG Thursdays: Chelsea is Free

It’s MGG Thursdays and Melissa Gira Grant joins us to discuss Chelsea Manning’s freedom. Also, John checks in on the latest onslaught of scandals. Photo credit: Twitter (@melissagira) | listen

5/12/17 // Weekly Rundown: A Few Exceptions

Joe offers his thoughts on President Trump firing FBI Director James Comey, the appearance of a coverup, and the absurdity of Trump's lawyer's statement about the president's tax returns. | listen

5/5/17 // Weekly Rundown: Political Sports Coverage

Joe discusses the AHCA passing House and how media coverage of politics mirrors that of sports and changes the way we frame and discuss it. | listen

5/4/17 // Darren Samuelsohn, Part II: White House Coverage

Darren Samuelsohn is back to discuss Donald Trump's dogged commitment to campaign promises and the conflicts of interest created by the president's businesses. | listen

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