Ep 20 // After Charlottesville / ‘Logan Lucky’

Premiere DateAug 25, 2017
00:00 Intro
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01:12 After Charlottesville: Intro (music by Black Salad)
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05:45 Coverage/Reponse: Vice Documentary / Tina Fey / Joint Chiefs Response
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22:37 Molly Knefel // The True Face Of White Supremacy
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25:16 Contributor Responses: White Supremacy / White Liberals / Republicans + Racism
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34:56 Free Speech: White Supremacy Websites & Accounts Shut Down / Internet Regulation
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47:07 Antifa
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57:56 Final Thoughts: System rigged? / White supremacy is not the Alt-right / Confederate Statues
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61:10 1st Person: Robert // Manning Up
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64:50 Movie Review: ‘Logan Lucky’ w/ Jacqueline Soller
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66:28 Movie Chat: ‘Logan Lucky’ (spoiler alert)
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83:20 “History Walking” (BTR Live Studio, 2017) Amy O
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85:40 Outro / Credits
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86:26 Finish.
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This week, contributors Rena Karefa-Johnson and Matt Ruby return to discuss the many topics that have arisen from the aftermath of the events in Charlottesville, Virginia, earlier this month in which a white supremacist rally led to the death of one counter-protester and two state police officers. Also, Jacqueline Soller returns to discuss the recently released movie, Logan Lucky, directed by Steven Soderbergh and starring Channing Tatum, Adam Driver, Daniel Craig, and Riley Keough. And along the way, a man named Robert tells us about the difficult time in his life when his parents kicked him out of the house and how that experience changed him; and we’ll take an exclusive early listen to a performance by Amy O from an episode of BTR Live Studio set to be released next week.

Music composed by and show edited by Hansdale Hsu.

Mentioned in the episode:

The Antifa: Who are the anti-fascists, and what are their roots? // Trumpcast

Using Violence to Defend Against Neo-Nazi Aggression // Brian Lehrer Show

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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