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John Knefel discusses how the last two years have seen a rise in aggressive protesting by workers in education, tech and media companies. Molly and John Knefel are hosts of the longrunning progressive politics podcast, Radio Dispatch. Music featured in the episode: "Awake” by Tycho
Donald Trump condemned white supremacy earlier today. What does it really mean? (Hint: nothing.)
John shares his thoughts on movies and TV and how they have influenced his outlook on life. 1st Person is presented by Urban Outfitters. Music featured in the episode: "Levitator" by Deep State
The administration has skirted presidential norms and objective truths for more than two years. Why stop here?
Penis are popping on TV these days—but what's really being exposed?
In Part 2, Julian Zelizer discusses tracing media's partisan transformation, social media, and the role of a historian in 2019.
Joe discusses the inevitable rehabilitation of outgoing DHS secretary Kirstjen Nielsen and why her hire will serve as another test case for corporate media's obsession over access.
On a recent visit to the United States from Germany, Matthias explains how the depiction of America in the media compares to his actual experience. 1st Person is presented by Urban Outfitters. Music featured in the episode: "Purple Boy" by Delicate Steve
Joe talks about the DNC denying Fox News a Democratic Primary debate—and why the decision isn't a controversial one.
Joe discusses the MAGA Teen and how the media has been so roundly duped by his public relations redemption tour.
Katerina Eva Matsa joins the show to discuss Pew Research Center's exploration into what platforms Americans prefer when it comes to watching and reading news. 

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