Radio Dispatch
MapSwipe is a new crowdsourcing cartography app, the school readiness gap is closing, and listener mail.  
Colin Kaepernick continues his protest of the National Anthem, Beyonce steals the show at the VMAs, and listener mail.  
Mychal Denzel Smith joins us for Radio Dispatch Live to discuss his New York Times bestselling book Invisible Man, Got the Whole World Watching.  
Turkey's military crosses over into Syria, bad people hack Leslie Jones, and listener mail.  
Lynne Rosenberg on racism in casting calls, controversy surrounds the Clinton Foundation, and listener mail.  
Gawker was killed by a billionaire, the politics of a body shaming Trump statue, and listener mail.  
John Oliver covers charter schools, ISIS uses a child suicide bomber to attack a wedding in southern Turkey, and listener mail.
Looking at the history of poor white Americans, sexism at the Olympics, and listener mail.  
Thoughts on the Woke Toddler, the Obama administration’s failure to close Guantanamo Bay, and listener mail.  
We can’t stop going through all the listener mail.  
Our big listener mail push continues.  
We spend the hour on listener mail.  
Jesse Myerson joins us to discuss a federal jobs guarantee, and listener mail.  
Dave Zirin joins us to discuss the Olympic games in Rio, the DOJ issues a scathing report on policing in Baltimore, and listener mail.   Photo credit: Courtesy of Dave Zirin
Nelini Stamp joins us to discuss the Shut Down City Hall action in NYC, Trump hints that gun owners could assassinate Hillary Clinton, and listener mail.   Photo credit: Courtesy of Nelini Stamp
The Movement for Black Lives calls for a moratorium on charter schools, 50 Republican foreign policy elites come out against Trump, and listener mail.   Photo credit: via Wikimedia
An FBI undercover agent was in contact with two men who fired on a “draw Mohammed” event in Texas, the New York Times shames families for flying with children, and objective journalism and Trump.   Photo credit: via Wikimedia
Mike Konczal on a Universal Basic Income starter pack, the horrifying sexual assault allegations against Trump, and a Blue Lives Matter bill in New York City.   Photo credit: Twitter (@rortybomb)
Trump humiliates a mother with a crying baby, the terrifying prospect of nuclear war, and Bratton’s legacy of Broken Windows policing as NYPD police commissioner.   Photo credit: Wikimedia
Media elites loved Bloomberg’s DNC speech, and Korryn Gaines is killed by police in Baltimore.   Photo credit: Wikimedia
Black Lives Matter activists stage an action at City Hall in New York, the United States begins a new bombing campaign in Libya, and Trump claims the election will be “rigged” in November. Photo credit: John Knefel
00:00 Welcome to Radio Dispatch 00:28 Molly’s back 10:00 The cynical DNC 50:00 The media embraces the Khan family 59:48 “Tiny” Dinosaur Jr / Credits 61:04 Finish
Peter Cole joins us to discuss the differences between Hillary Clinton and FDR, and Molly calls in to discuss education reform in Philly.   Photo credit: Courtesy of Peter Cole.