Senate Votes No on mediocre NSA Reform

Premiere DateNov 21, 2014
Categories Culture Politics Talk
00:00 Welcome to Radio Dispatch
00:28 Shout out to Todd and Humorless Queers
16:00 Status of NSA reform
30:30 Rap album may land man in jail
43:00 More on Uber
54:00 Mike Nichols is dead at 83
59:09 “NSA” Chris Gorton / Credits
60:17 Finish

The Senate fails to pass a bill meant to reform the NSA, a rapper’s album may send him to jail, the media gets very navel-gazey about Ben Smith’s reporting on Uber, and Mike Nichols has died at 83.

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Nichols and May

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…