Radio Dispatch

Premiere DateAug 2, 2012
Categories Culture Politics Talk
00:00 Welcome to Radio Dispatch
00:28 Language and power, and Toad the Wet Sprocket
21:58 Nick Pinto on protesters suing the NYPD
32:11 Continuing War on Women coverage
51:16 Romney doubles down on power of culture
59:34 “Barrier Reef” Old 97s / Credits
61:06 Finish

Nick Pinto on pepper-sprayed Occupy protesters suing the NYPD, Romney doubles down on anti-Palestinian remarks, and House Republicans vote against women’s reproductive rights, unsurprisingly. Also, the difficulties of confronting the power structures in language, but in a funny way.

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John and Molly Knefel are journalists, writers, and co-hosts of the political podcast Radio Dispatch. John covers foreign policy, criminal justice, civil liberties, and harm reduction, with bylines at…