Carter Won't Close GTMO

Premiere DateSep 8, 2015
Categories Culture Politics Talk
00:00 Welcome to Radio Dispatch
00:30 Kermit has a new girlfriend and people need to respect this story
12:09 Writer for Bond movies said Idris Elba was “too street” to be Bond
22:27 Ash Carter made it clear he’s not interested in trying or releasing GTMO detainees
41:17 Indefinite solitary confinement for gang members is now prohibited in CA
47:50 Against a liberal argument for charter schools, even when they’re good
59:14 Credits, “Body” by Young Galaxy
60:00 Finish

Secretary of Defense Carter is tepid on closing Guantanamo Bay, a historic victory against indefinite solitary confinement at Pelican Bay prison, and a liberal argument for charter schools falls short.

Kermit and Denise

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…