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John Knefel explains how the outcome of the 2018 midterm elections was shaped by whether states acted constitutionally or not in ensuring that citizens’ voting rights were protected. He also urges…
Political power requires a will to fight ones enemies, a fact that today's Democrats have forgotten.
Despite high profile losses, Democrats should feel good about the future.
Joe discusses a recent study exploring voting power by state and why we as voters should examine how unrepresentative our federal government is.
In light of potential policy changes that would severely limit the rights of transgender people, John Knefel offers his thoughts regarding President Trump's motivations for these new regulations. Molly and John Knefel are hosts of the longrunning progressive politics podcast, Radio Dispatch. Music featured in the episode: "Awake” by Tycho
John Knefel reflects on the ramifications of the Republican tax cut from last year, and the recent comments from Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell on the growing deficit which are a direct result…
Dr. Steve Billet returns to discuss what he's looking for heading into November's midterm elections, the potential devastation of Hurricane Florence, and how 9/11 altered U.S. politics in the years that followed.
In Part II, Dr. Steve Billet discusses GW's midterm polling data that favors Democrats, North Carolina's bizarre redistricting situation, and if higher voter engagement can be counted as a positive of Trump's presidency.
Dr. Steve Billet returns to discuss the length of Robert Mueller's investigation, the impact of Manafort's verdict and Cohen's plea deal, and if the midterms will make impeachment realistic.
John Knefel makes the argument that Republicans do not take the threat of election meddling seriously enough to devote…
Molly Knefel comments on who, based on recent speculation, may be running for president in 2020, including Oprah Winfrey and John Kerry. She argues that on the spectrum of Kerry to Oprah, the…
John Knefel makes the argument that Democrats looking to run for president in 2020 should focus on the legalization of marijuana as part of their platform. Opposing Jeff Sessions’ recent promise to…
Molly Knefel looks back on the array of political resistance efforts and forms of engagement from people in 2017 and looks forward, with cautious optimism, to the coming year as the 2018 midterm…