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The debate over referring to leftist policies as socialist or FDR-style liberalism, we make it too hard for parents to be in public, and listener mail.
More than 700 immigrant children remain in separated from their parents by the deadline for reunification, volunteers step up to care for new immigrants, and Michael Cohen says Trump knew about the Trump Tower meeting in advance.
House conservatives move to impeach Deputy Attorney Rod Rosenstein, Michael Cohen feels betrayed, the White House bans a CNN reporter, and new documents show Stormy Daniels was targeted by Columbus police.
New tapes appear to show Donald Trump and Michael Cohen agreeing to make payments to Karen McDougal, and Meghan McCain goes bananas talking about socialism on The View. Donald Trump Jr. Photo…
John Knefel challenges the view that there is no appeal for the left in the Midwest, citing the successful rally recently held by Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez and Bernie Sanders in Kansas and the…
A “stand your ground” shooting in Florida with echoes of Trayvon Martin, new details on ICE raids in New York City, 463 migrant parents might have been deported without their children, and the…
Trump threatens Iran as the US escalates its destabilization efforts, Sanders and Ocasio-Cortez get a warm reception in Kansas, and Fox and Friends has a booking error.
Delving into the nuances of Plane Bae, S Town gets sued, Trump invites Putin to DC, and listener mail. Dan Coats photo by United States Senate via Wikimedia Commons
Trump got a classified briefing on Russian meddling prior to his inauguration, even as he denies continued Russian interference. Also, the Washington Post continues to publish nativist…
Trump clarified his remarks in Helsinki in the most hilarious and dystopian way possible, and a New York Times story on closing rural hospitals and obstetric services. Peter Strzok photo…
Molly Knefel shares her thoughts on the GOP's reaction to recent comments made by President Trump regarding Russian meddling in the 2016 presidential election and suggests that the fact that politicians are more upset by Trump's disloyalty rather than violence against children at the border is a troubling reflection of the nation's values.
Brendan O’Connor joins us to discuss the eugenicist doctor fueling Trump’s immigration policy. Also, Trump totally sided with Putin at Monday’s press conference. Brendan O'Connor Photo:…
We spend the hour with Kenny from The Movements: A Podcast History of the Masses, on the year 1917 and the lead-up to the Russian Revolution.   Photo courtesy of The Movements Podcast  
Stormy Daniels was arrested a strip club in Ohio, and more catch up on listener mail. Stormy Daniels Photo:  © Glenn Francis, www.PacificProDigital.com via Wikimedia Commons
Ryan Cooper joins us to discuss a leftist perspective on trade policy, policies that would help Democrats regain power from the Republicans, and infuriating centrism. Also, Cynthia Nixon declares herself a Democratic Socialist. Ryan Cooper Photo courtesy of Ryan Cooper
Trump nominated Brett Kavanaugh to the Supreme Court, and catching up on listener mail.
Hilary Goodfriend joins us to discuss the US’s role in destabilizing El Salvador, and the US stuns the global health community by going against a UN breastfeeding resolution. Photo courtesy of…
Scott Pruitt is out, Ocasio Cortez has proposed a Green New Deal, and listener mail. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez Photo by Chillbedextous
Will Kramer joins us to discuss how he decided to blow the whistle on workplace safety violations, and we catch up on the protests against ICE and what’s still going on at the border. Will…
We spend the hour discussing Donald Trump’s disturbing views on drug dealers and capital punishment.
It’s America’s birthday and we’re spending the hour talking about kids and internet privacy.    photo by EFF via Wikimedia Commons
John is back to catch up on the racist way people are talking about the Bronx and Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez and the retirement of Justice Kennedy. Bronx Markets photo by Doc Searls via…
Jeff Abbott is back to discuss the history of indigenous resistance in Guatemala, and listeners vent their frustration with the Democratic party. Jeff Abbott photo courtesy of Jeff Abbott, via Twitter

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