Andrew Jackson and Revisionist History

Premiere DateMay 3, 2017
Categories Culture Politics Talk
00:00 Welcome to Radio Dispatch
00:30 Teach history backwards!
07:31 John on Andrew Jackson
24:09 Police kill a black teenager in a Dallas suburb
40:20 Jimmy Kimmel’s plea for unity around healthcare
47:33 Listener mail
59:08 Credits, “Love is Love” by Woods
60:05 Finish

John explains why Trump’s worship of Andrew Jackson is as racist as it gets, a black 15-year-old was killed by Texas police, Jimmy Kimmel delivers a touching monologue about his newborn son and healthcare, and catching up on listener mail.

Andrew Jackson

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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…