Ep 108 // Candidate Profile: Kirsten Gillibrand / ‘Avengers: Endgame’

Premiere DateMay 3, 2019
00:00 Intro
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01:11 START /// Candidate Profile: Kirsten Gillibrand (w/ Rena Karefa Johnson, Matt Ruby, J. McVay)
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02:05 Candidate biography
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09:15 Comments on bio / “evolving” on issues vs. changing policies per constituency
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21:11 Campaign launch and rollout
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22:30 Issue: RESTORING OUR VALUES
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28:55 Issue: FIGHTING FOR WOMEN AND FAMILIES
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35:05 Issue: GETTING CORRUPTION AND GREED OUT OF GOVERNMENT
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41:25 Issue: MAKING THE ECONOMY WORK FOR ALL OF US
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47:44 Issue: KEEP AMERICA SAFE
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57:18 More thoughts on policies
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59:08 Facing Trump
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64:49 “Bullets” (BTR Live Studio, 2019) Bird Streets
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69:16 Movie Review: Jacqueline Soller on ‘Avengers: Endgame’
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70:07 Movie Chat w/ Jacqueline Soller & J. McVay (Spoiler Alert)
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113:50 Outro / Credits
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114:40 Finish.
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Rena Karefa-Johnson, Matt Ruby, and J. McVay continue a new project in which they examine the experience and policies of candidates in upcoming elections. Second up is Senator Kirsten Gillibrand, candidate for the 2020 Democratic nomination for president.

Later in the episode, Jacqueline Soller and J. McVay discuss the recently released movie, ‘Avengers: Endgame,’ directed by Anthony and Joe Russo and starring every actor ever.

And we’ll take an exclusive early listen to a performance by New York artist Bird Streets, from their upcoming BTR Live Studio session.

Music composed by and show edited by Hansdale Hsu.

Host J. McVay
J grew up down in Louisiana and Texas before moving to NYC for college. After college, he decided to stick around, working in film and television production for well over a decade. He came to BTR in 2011 when he…

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