posts tagged republicans

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

5/8/17 // David Banks on Science and Power

David Banks joins us to discuss Science and Technology Studies and how to talk about science and bodies of knowledge, John on the religious freedom executive order, and listener mail catch… | listen

4/13/17 // Molly Knefel on Betsy DeVos and Public Education

Molly Knefel -- one half of the sibling host team of the longrunning progressive politics podcast, Radio Dispatch -- takes a closer look at Betsy DeVos and the stances she’s begun to unveil in the… | watch

4/10/17 // Missiles in Syria

The Trump administration has launched missiles into a Syrian air base, Senate Republicans go nuclear on the Gorch, and listener mail. Photo credit: Wikipedia Commons | listen

4/6/17 // Taking the Political Pulse

BTRtoday speaks with Dr. Steve Billet of the George Washington University to get the pulse of national politics. | read

4/6/17 // Molly Knefel // Women Aren't People To Pence & Trump

Molly Knefel -- one half of the sibling host team of the longrunning progressive politics podcast, Radio Dispatch -- discusses the implications of the revelation that Vice President Mike Pence won’t… | watch

3/30/17 // Molly Knefel // Trumpcare Dies On The Table

Molly Knefel -- one half of the sibling host team of the longrunning progressive politics podcast, Radio Dispatch -- discusses the demise of the Affordable Health Care Act, the alternative to… | watch

3/27/17 // Chaos Roundup

John joins us to catch up on the healthcare bill and Nunes going rogue, everything is in chaotic flux, and a giant pile of excellent listener mail. Photo credit: Wikipedia Commons | listen

3/23/17 // Molly Knefel on How Trump's Budget Targets After-School...

Molly Knefel -- one half of the sibling host team of the longrunning progressive politics podcast, Radio Dispatch -- discusses how the new proposed budget recently released by the Trump Administration… | watch

3/18/17 // Op-Ed: Democrats, Republicans, We're All Hypocrites

Hypocrisy has long been part of political perception, but with Republicans fast-tracking healthcare, Democrats pushing Russian conspiracy, and both sides cackling about leaks, how much deeper can we delve into the political slime? | read

3/16/17 // Molly Knefel on the GOP's Attack On Women's Health

Molly Knefel is one half of the sibling host team of the longrunning progressive politics podcast, Radio Dispatch. Here, in the new weekly video spinoff series about politics and current events, she… | watch

3/13/17 // Dr. Steve Billet on Healthcare, Etc.

Dr. Steve Billet is back, this time to discuss issues with the proposed replacement for the Affordable Care Act and the lack of self examination on the part of Democrats. | listen

12/15/16 // How Will Girls Be Girls Under A Trump Presidency?

How will our new president-elect uphold women's rights during his four year term? | read

12/1/16 // Dr. Carol M. Swain

Dr. Carol M. Swain discusses her political views and why she believes the United States has been headed in an "ungodly" direction. | listen

11/6/16 // Op Ed: Eenie, Meenie, Miny, Vote

This Tuesday is Election Day. Of course, a new president will be elected, but what do you really know about the smaller branches of government, and those running to fill them? | read

11/3/16 // More Ideology, Less Acceptance

Dr. Steve Billet explains why Hillary Clinton hasn't pulled away, lack of trustworthiness in candidates, and how each party would respond to the other's nominee winning the presidency. | listen

11/2/16 // Will the GOP Survive?

Dr. Steve Billet discusses Donald Trump's effect on the Republican Party and whether or not the GOP will survive the 2016 election. | listen

11/1/16 // Election Tension

Dr. Steve Billet discusses the influence of special interest groups on American government and the tension brought on by election season. | listen

11/7/14 // BreakThru News, Ep. 36: The Midterms

The Republicans win control over Congress along with over 20 state legislatures. So what's next? | read

8/15/13 // Hope and Change - "What the Opposition Stands For"

A reflection on the state of healthcare after Obama's press conference. | read

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