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Video Dispatch
ABOUT THE SERIES 
POLITICS | A weekly video series covering politics and current affairs, hosted by siblings John and MJ Knefel.
Series Producers
Executive Producer J. McVay
Recent Episodes
John Knefel refutes the current claims that there is a shortage of workers in the United States and offers the reality that there are fewer workers who are willing to work in poor conditions for inadequate pay.
MJ Knefel describes why affordable healthcare must become a priority.
Organizers of this year’s Pride events in New York City recently announced that uniformed police officers will be banned, sparking reactions from various media outlets. MJ Knefel rejects the New York Times’ stance that cops should be welcomed at Pride festivities citing law enforcements’ historically brutal treatment of people in the LGBTQIA community and the spirit of Pride as a protest.
MJ Knefel comments on the recent mask guidance from the CDC, noting that while the United States has been lucky with recent vaccine availability, there are a number of reasons people may be reluctant to stop masking.
MJ Knefel explains that while access to the COVID-19 vaccine has improved, the structure of US healthcare is a hurdle still to be overcome.
MJ Knefel explains why organizations co-opting progressive language does not eliminate the power behind the movements the language represents. And that more important than critiquing the use of language, is protecting the people who are actually being targeted by the corporations presenting themselves as “woke.”