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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
Despite Barack Obama’s promise to shut down the Guantanamo Bay prison facility, John Knefel reminds us that many people are still being held without trials or convictions and there is no end in sight. Molly and John Knefel are hosts of the longrunning progressive politics podcast, Radio Dispatch. Music featured in the episode: “Awake” by Tycho
Despite her early reluctance to hold President Trump accountable for multiple offenses, House Speaker Nancy Pelosi is now fully on board with impeachment. Molly and John Knefel are hosts of the…
John Knefel discusses the most immediate threat facing our planet today, global warming, and some of the consequences should the United States and other countries choose not to alter their actions and…
John Knefel explains how Donald Trump continues to act outside of the law, most recently pardoning three war criminals.. Molly and John Knefel are hosts of the longrunning progressive politics…
John Knefel explains how the United States has continued to escalate wars it claims to be ending, like in Syria and other countries.
John Knefel names some of the cities around the world that have seen an increase in protests as a response to government corruption.
John Knefel explains why so many Millennial and Generation Z voters are willing, even likely, to vote for a socialist candidate. Molly and John Knefel are hosts of the longrunning progressive…
John Knefel describes the many ways in which Rudy Guiliani is entangled in conflicts of interest surrounding the Trump impeachment inquiry.
John Knefel explains the effect of President Trump’s decision to remove American troops from Syria. Molly and John Knefel are hosts of the longrunning progressive politics podcast, Radio…
John Knefel explains that as the impeachment inquiry unfolds, more high level White House officials have been implicated. Molly and John Knefel are hosts of the longrunning progressive politics podcast, Radio Dispatch. Music featured in the episode: “Awake” by Tycho
John Knefel shares his thoughts on Attorney General William Barr’s willingness to act in the personal interest of Donald Trump. Molly and John Knefel are hosts of the longrunning progressive…
John Knefel shares his thoughts on the recent law passed in California which classifies Uber and Lyft drivers as company employees, not contractors.
John Knefel shares his thoughts on the departure of John Bolton from his role as National Security Advisor.
Although Joe Biden is considered a frontrunner for the Democratic nomination, John Knefel shares some of his behaviors which may damage his chances to be president. Molly and John Knefel are hosts of the longrunning progressive politics podcast, Radio Dispatch. Music featured in the episode: “Awake” by Tycho
In the wake of Daniel Pantaleo’s dismissal from the NYPD, and the responding call for a police slowdown from members of the police officer’s union, John Knefel argues that aggressive policing is more of a problem than a solution. Molly and John Knefel are hosts of the longrunning progressive politics podcast, Radio Dispatch. Music featured in the episode: “Awake” by Tycho
John explains the consequences of ending the Flores Agreement, a current effort of the Trump administration, which has been in place since 1997.
Following the death of Jeffrey Epstein while being held at the Metropolitan Correctional Center, John Knefel comments on the state of the federal prison system and implores people to take notice of…
John Knefel explains why there is no point in trying to idealize the democratic party of the past.
John Knefel shares his thoughts on the direction of the democratic party and the increasing momentum and support for the left.
John reviews Donald Trump’s efforts to hide his unsavory actions and obstruct justice both before and after taking office as the President of the United States. Molly and John Knefel are hosts of the longrunning progressive politics podcast, Radio Dispatch. Music featured in the episode: “Awake” by Tycho
John Knefel recounts Donald Trump’s most recent escalation of white nationalism which came in the form of an attack on Minnesota Representative Ilhan Omar and left crowds at a July rally chanting…
John Knefel shares his thoughts on the recent polling numbers which show that the majority of U.S. Veterans, as well as the general public, feel that the wars in Iraq and Afghanistan were not worth the cost.
John Knefel shares his thoughts on the recent Democratic calls to repeal Section 1325 of the U.S. Code, which would change unauthorized border crossing from a criminal to civil offense. Molly and John Knefel are hosts of the longrunning progressive politics podcast, Radio Dispatch. Music featured in the episode: “Awake” by Tycho
John discusses Jared Kushner’s lack of progress in bringing Israel and Palestine together in order to reach a peace agreement. Molly and John Knefel are hosts of the longrunning progressive…
John shares his thoughts on why it is accurate to call the detention facilities at the U.S. Southern border concentration camps. Molly and John Knefel are hosts of the longrunning progressive…
John Knefel shares his thoughts on Guantanamo Bay, where 40 men are being held prisoner by the U.S. government, many of whom have been detained without charge or trial for more than fifteen…
John Knefel comments on the war in Yemen and how the United States’ interest in maintaining a relationship with Saudi Arabia has influenced a lack of American action on Yemen’s behalf. Molly and John Knefel are hosts of the longrunning progressive politics podcast, Radio Dispatch. Music featured in the episode: “Awake” by Tycho
John Knefel discusses the possibility of a citizenship question being added to the 2020 census and what the ramifications would be. Molly and John Knefel are hosts of the longrunning progressive…
John Knefel shares his thoughts on Alabama lawmakers’ decision to criminalize abortion and why this is an attack on more than just reproductive rights. Molly and John Knefel are hosts of the…
John Knefel shares his thoughts on the national media’s response to Senator Bernie Sanders’ history of refusing to back down when it comes to issues he feels strongly about. Molly and John…
John Knefel shares his thoughts on is most concerning about Joe Biden as he appears to be the early frontrunner for the Democratic nominee for President. Molly and John Knefel are hosts of the…
John Knefel shares his thoughts on what will happen when the next economic crisis hits and the likelihood that many already struggling Americans are unprepared for an economic downturn. Molly and John Knefel are hosts of the longrunning progressive politics podcast, Radio Dispatch. Music featured in the episode: “Awake” by Tycho
John Knefel shares his thoughts on U.S. involvement in the ongoing war in Yemen. Molly and John Knefel are hosts of the longrunning progressive politics podcast, Radio Dispatch. Music featured in the episode: “Awake” by Tycho
In light of the Mueller report being released, and various responses from groups of Democrats on the best way to proceed, John Knefel offers his thoughts on how to make impeachment part of a campaign…
John Knefel shares his thoughts on the way Democrats have responded to Donald Trump’s mischaracterization of Representative Ilhan Omar, which has resulted in increased threats to Omar’s safety. 
In light of Secretary Kirstjen Nielsen’s resignation as the head of the Department of Homeland Security, John Knefel reflects on her tenure and what can be expected from the Trump administration going forward. Molly and John Knefel are hosts of the longrunning progressive politics podcast, Radio Dispatch. Music featured in the episode: “Awake” by Tycho
Following the claims of inappropriate touching from politician Lucy Flores against former Vice President Joe Biden, John Knefel shares his thoughts on why Biden, who is an unconfirmed 2020 presidential hopeful, should not run for office. Molly and John Knefel are hosts of the longrunning progressive politics podcast, Radio Dispatch. Music featured in the episode: “Awake” by Tycho
Following the completion of Special Counsel Robert Mueller’s report on Russian interference in the 2016 election and potential issues of collusion or obstruction of justice from President Trump and his campaign, John Knefel reacts to Attorney General William Barr’s summary and conclusions. Molly and John Knefel are hosts of the longrunning progressive politics podcast, Radio Dispatch. Music featured in the episode: “Awake” by Tycho
John Knefel shares his thoughts on presidential hopeful Beto O’Rourke.
John shares his thoughts on recent comments by new Democratic Representative Ilhan Omar that served as a catalyst for debate about unflinching bipartisan support for the government of Israel Molly and John Knefel are hosts of the longrunning progressive politics podcast, Radio Dispatch. Music featured in the episode: “Awake” by Tycho
John describes the ‘medicare for all’ bill introduced by Representative Pramila Jayapal which has been more detailed than any other to date and would lower overall healthcare costs.
John shares his thoughts on President Trump’s recent actions, which have escalated tensions with Venezuela, thus continuing the tradition of U.S. tradition interference in Central and South…
John Knefel explains that, despite right wing Fox News personality Tucker Carlson’s recent criticisms of the foreign policy establishment in Washington, D.C., he has regularly used his platform to…
Following the recent surfacing of FBI documents, John Knefel shares his thoughts on the agency and their tradition of targeting the left. Molly and John Knefel are hosts of the longrunningfbi…
John Knefel reviews Senator Cory Booker’s positions on education which are bound to cause problems as he seeks the Democratic party’s nomination for the presidency in the 2020 election…
John Knefel explains the wealth tax proposed by presidential hopeful Elizabeth Warren and the response she’s received since sharing her plans. Molly and John Knefel are hosts of the longrunning progressive politics podcast, Radio Dispatch. Music featured in the episode: “Awake” by Tycho
John shares his thoughts on National Security Advisor John Bolton’s aggressive approach to relations with Iran. Molly and John Knefel are hosts of the longrunning progressive politics podcast, Radio Dispatch. Music featured in the episode: “Awake” by Tycho
John shares his thought on recent backlash to racist remarks by Steve King, the Republican Representative from Iowa. Molly and John Knefel are hosts of the longrunning progressive politics podcast, Radio Dispatch. Music featured in the episode: “Awake” by Tycho
John Knefel shares his thoughts on the new generation of Democrats starting to pull the party to the left. Molly and John Knefel are hosts of the longrunning progressive politics podcast, Radio…
John Knefel calls for the indictment of the Department of Homeland Security. The department oversees both ICE and Customs and Border Protection and is under increased scrutiny after the deaths of two Guatemalan children who were in their care. Molly and John Knefel are hosts of the longrunning progressive politics podcast, Radio Dispatch. Music featured in the episode: “Awake” by Tycho

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