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A huge story at the Times on the depths to which Facebook sank, and Trump calls to mobilize the opposition to antifa. photo by VOA News courtesy of Wikimedia Commons
The GOP invites the Proud Boys to their club in NYC, white men love Trump, the administration is weighing another round of family separation.
A Saudi Arabian journalist is missing and speculated to have been killed by the Saudi government, Brett Kavanaugh argues that immigrants should be detained for crimes no matter how long ago they were…
John Knefel digs into what’s behind rightwing pundit Tucker Carlson seeming to make common cause with those on the left who take issue with the hoarding of wealth by billionaires like Jeff Bezos,…
John is in the studio and we’re catching up on everything, from the Cohen plea, to the racists weaponizing Mollie Tibbitts’ death, to his coded tweet about South Africa.
Laura Ingraham shows that conservatives have moved well beyond dog whistles, and we discuss a legal challenge in New York City trying to take on the systemic roots of bullying in schools.      
Eli Valley, political cartoonist and author of Diaspora Boy, joins us to discuss why its appropriate to compare the Trump administration to the early Nazi years. Also, unpacking Trump’s executive…
Talking carefully about the reports that the shooter trained with a white supremacist group, and how the survivors are shaping the narrative. Also, all immigration bills fail in the Senate.
The stock market seems to have bounced back but we discuss how an economic crash could facilitate the rise of fascism in the US, and we actually catch up on listener mail. photo © Marie-Lan…
We talk with Shane Burley, author of “Fascism Today: What it is and how to end it.” Also, an article by a woman accusing Aziz Ansari of assault has led to a discussion that shows a lot of people…

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