Category Archives: Podcast

12/2 Cliff Schecter: How to Fight Trump & Andy Kindler on Why He Needs to Get Off Twitter

Greg Gutfeld calls out the Trump victory tour. Cliff Schecter explains why Trump’s audiences are not excited about condemning racism. How Democrats regroup. How oppose Donald Trump. The Democrats need to filibuster all Trump Court nominees. Should Nancy Pelosi continue … Continue reading

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12/1 David Dayen: The Housing Foreclosure Crisis Profiteers in Trump’s Cabinet

Journalist David Dayen, explains why Trump’s picks for Commerce and Treasury (Wilbur Ross and Steven Mnuchin) secretaries are both profiteers off of the housing crisis. Reverse mortgage schemes. Steve Mnuchin misery merchant. Wilbur Ross’s outsourcing career in private equity and … Continue reading

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11/30 The Republicans Want to Destroy Your Healthcare

The Republicans war on health care and why we need to defend Medicare. The problems with Obamacare and the innate problems with health insurance. The components of Obamacare. The Medicare big lie. Why the Right will target Medicaid. The Paul … Continue reading

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11/29 Cinzia Arruzza: Berlusconi’s Italy & the Dangers of Anti-Trumpism

Hello Majority Report listeners. Today we have Cinzia Arruzza (@CinziaArruzza) on to discuss her piece in Jacobin, “The Dangers of Anti-Trumpism.” The aesthetic similarities between Trump and Berlusconi. How they both made a virtue of lack of experience. How Berlusconi … Continue reading

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11/28 Bill Fletcher, Jr.: The Future of the Left and Castro’s Legacy

Today on the show: racial justice, labor & international activist Bill Fletcher, Jr. (@BillFletcherJr) joins us to discuss the passing of Fidel Castro and what the uncertain future portends for the left.  The time Bill met with Fidel Castro. Castro’s … Continue reading

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11/25 David Dayen On Trump’s Infrastructure Privatization Scheme & Les Leopold On How Wall Street Drives Outsourcing

David Dayen (@DDayen) on why progressives should be skeptical of Trump’s infrastructure plan, which amounts to a massive subsidization scheme to privatize infrastructure. Obama’s options regarding a recess appointment of Merrick Garland. Then, Les Leopold (@les_leopold), Executive Director, The Labor … Continue reading

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11/23 Becky Bond and Zack Exley: Lessons From Bernie’s “Big Organizing”

Zack Exley (@zackexley) and Becky Bond (@bbond) on their new book on lessons from their time on the Bernie Sanders campaign: Rules for Revolutionaries: How Big Organizing Can Change Everything (Paperback – November 18, 2016). “Distributed Organizing” and using technology to actually … Continue reading

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11/22 Janeane Garofalo: Handling Your Fascist Family Members This Thanksgiving

Janeane Garofalo, talks about her rage at the Trump gangster Administration. Republican dirty tricks and the FBI. The delusions of the dumb-dumb left. Donald Trump’s helpmate. The Walking Dead and Trump voters. David Gergen calls out Trump for not strongly condemning Neo-Nazis. … Continue reading

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11/21 Trita Parsi: The Iran Deal and Foreign Policy in Trump’s America

How we can already tell the Iran Deal has been a success by the fact we aren’t talking about bombing Iran. The extreme danger and paradoxical opportunities of Trump’s presidency. Trump doing his best to be the most sane person … Continue reading

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11/18 Cliff Schecter: The Trump State & Isabel Gillies on What to Tell Children

Donald Trump’s horrifying pick for Attorney General has a racist history and he isn’t the worst pick. Cliff Schecter, explains whether or not we should hope for chaos or not in the Trump Administration. The endless dangers the Trump Administration … Continue reading

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