posts tagged jeff-sessions

7/25/17 // Trump Disses Sessions

Morning John on the catastrophic news cycle of this past weekend, and catching up on listener mail. Jeff Sessions photo courtesy of The United States Congress via Wikimedia Commons | listen

7/21/17 // JAMJAM Fridays Explains the Land Tax

It’s JAMJAM Fridays and Jesse Myerson is here to talk about how a land tax could fund the New York City MTA. Also, John on the Times Trump interview. Jesse Myerson, via Twitter | listen

7/5/17 // Radio Dispatch Live with Mychal Denzel Smith

Mychal Denzel Smith joins us to celebrate the one year anniversary of his book, “Invisible Man Got the Whole World Watching: A Young Black Man’s Education.” Radio Dispatch Live Photo by… | listen

6/16/17 // Ep 10 // Senate Hearings on Russia / Apologies From Kathy Griffin & Bill Maher / ‘It Comes At Night’

This week, we welcome back contributors Oriana Leckert and Matt Ruby to discuss the ongoing hearings in the Senate Intelligence Committee on possible collusion between Russia and the Trump campaign,… | listen

6/15/17 // Melissa Gira Grant on the Babadook

It’s MGG Thursdays and Melissa Gira Grant is here to talk Pride and the Babadook, Morning John on Sessions’ testimony, and a special Morning Jake with Jake Bolton on the post-election latest in… | listen

4/26/17 // Trump's First Hundred Days

John is in the studio to catch up on the waking nightmare we live in now, the NYT messes up an op-ed on gender, and listener mail. Photo credit: Wikipedia commons | listen

4/12/17 // Mike Ludwig on Jeff Sessions’ Drug War

Truthout’s Mike Ludwig joins us to discuss how Jeff Sessions wants to rewind the drug war back to the 80s, crack down on legalized marijuana, and prevent cannabis as a potential tool in the opioid… | listen

3/5/17 // Back to the Future, Back to the War on Drugs

If you thought it wasn’t 1990, think again. Donald Trump’s old school rhetoric harkens back to Nixonian era attitudes towards narcotics. And if history teaches us anything, the results won’t be pretty. | read

3/3/17 // Weekly Rundown

Joe discusses the week in news, from the Jeff Sessions controversy to New York's proposed surveillance oversight bill. | listen

3/3/17 // Sessions and Russia

Attorney General Jeff Sessions mislead Congress on his meetings with the Russian ambassador to the US, Indivisible is doing the work the Democrats aren't, and listener mail. Photo credit: Via… | listen

2/18/17 // The Young Pope

We talk Emma Watson, Scientology, why Jeff Sessions is a piece of shit, and review the HBO miniseries "The Young Pope." | listen

2/9/17 // Obstruction!

We continue our conversation with Dr. Steve Billet, who discusses Trump's controversial cabinet picks, Democratic obstructionism, and the use of executive orders. | listen

1/31/17 // Fetish Site Bans Pretty Much All The Fetishes

Now you can read us on the go! Check out the BTRtoday app for iOS and Android. FetLife is one of the most most popular online communities for kinky people. They aren’t a dating service,… | read

1/20/17 // Jeff Sharlet on Trump’s Fundamentalist Cabinet

Jeff Sharlet on the fundamentalist cabinet, Rick Perry didn't know what the Energy Department did when he agreed to run it, and today is the inauguration. Photo credit: Courtesy of Jeff Sharlet | listen

1/14/17 // Is America Dr. Jekyll & Mr. Hyde Personified?

It’s the end of an era, to be sure, and we’re entering into unknown territory. Unfortunately, with the direction things are headed, it doesn’t look like it’s going to be pretty. | read

1/11/17 // Lane Moore on Tinder Live

Lane Moore on her show Tinder Live, and a round up of a very busy week on Capitol Hill. Photo credit: Via Wikimedia | listen

11/25/16 // Surveillance USA

John's dispatches from a surveillance conference in NYC, and listener mail. Photo: John Knefel | listen

11/22/16 // Erek Smith on Jeff Sessions

Erek Smith on Jeff Sessions, Trump settles the fraud lawsuit against his fake university, the importance of talking about Hamilton, Pence won't rule out waterboarding and Priebus won't rule out a… | listen

11/21/16 // Session and Flynn

Trump picks Sessions for Attorney General and Michael Flynn for National Security Advisor, and listener mail. Photo via Wikimedia | listen

10/12/16 // Continuing Fallout from Trump Tapes

Continuing thoughts on the Trump tapes and the debate, Jeff Sessions and other Republicans say grabbing a woman's genitals isn't sexual assault, and listener mail.   | listen

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