posts tagged politics

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 // Here Comes Iron Stache

A Wisconsin steelworker is challenging Paul Ryan's Congressional seat. And he seems like the coolest normal guy in America. | 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

6/12/17 // John Cluverius on Contacting Legislators

John Cluverius joins the show to discuss his findings into why contacting your representatives might not be worth it. | listen

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

6/2/17 // 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

5/19/17 // 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 // Good Riddance to Roger Ailes

Bye bye Roger. We're better off without you. | read

5/17/17 // Chelsea Manning Shows We Don’t Understand Transgender Identity

The whistleblower leaves prison for a world full of uncertainties for transgendered people. | read

5/17/17 // Clinton’s Confetti Finally Falls

Confetti meant to celebrate Hillary's victory gets a second chance to shine in an art display. | read

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

5/11/17 // Science Needs a New Rallying Cry

How do we get people excited about to science? Give them a reason to believe. | read

5/11/17 // John Knefel // GOP Health Bill Is A Tax Cut

John Knefel -- one half of the sibling host team of the longrunning progressive politics podcast, Radio Dispatch -- offers his take on the most recent version of the GOP’s health care bill, meant to… | watch

5/9/17 // Abortion Rights Under Fire

This is the first study to prove that abortion rights are truly in danger, not just a convenient target for hysterical media | read

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