Category Archives: Podcast

9/23 Cliff Schecter: Hillary’s Shrewd Move & Andy Kindler Fundraises for Hillary

Political strategist Cliff Schecter, explains the importance of the election and takes issue with Jimmy Dore’s arguments. Why the filibuster is going to die. The danger to voting rights. How would Trump govern? Is Ted Cruz about to endorse Trump? … Continue reading

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9/22 Derrick Jensen: The Myth of Human Supremacy

Derrick Jensen author of The Myth of Human Supremacy, explains the distortion of the west’s relationship between humans and nature. Perceiving nature as a stand in for money. The problem with the “Great Chain of Being”. Social stories and the desire … Continue reading

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9/21: The Dumbest NY Times Column Ever? & a Surprise Debate With Jimmy Dore!

Ross Douthat, blames Samantha Bee for Donald Trump in a absolutely stupid argument that spans form late night TV to the NBA. Sam responds to Jimmy Dore on the Supreme Court and whether or not there is a difference between … Continue reading

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9/20 Lester Spence: The Black Lives Matter Platform

Lester Spence, a Associate Professor of Political Science and Africana Studies at Johns Hopkins, talks about the role of Police in creating social control. Policing, social control and political power. Police and class. Race and machine politics. The intersectional nature … Continue reading

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9/19 Ben Mankiewicz: Would a Hillary Loss Be the Media’s Fault?

Michael Monday today, with TCM host and host of The Young Turk’s “What the Flick?!” Ben Mankiewicz (@BenMank77) joining us to discuss the media’s culpability in a potential Trump victory. How is the media “normalizing” Trump? The inscrutability of current … Continue reading

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9/16 Trump’s Free Pass, Clinton’s Struggles, & Judy Gold is Pissed

Cliff Schecter explains why the media has never done its job in destroying Donald Trump. How Donald Trump has fueled his rise on birtherism and now say President Obama was born in the United States. Why the media is sick … Continue reading

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9/15 Nicole Nguyen: A Curriculum of Fear: Homeland Security in US Public Schools

Nicole Nguyen an Assistant Professor of Social Foundations of Education at the University of Illinois at Chicago and author of A Curriculum of Fear: Homeland Security in U.S. Public Schools, explains the relationship between national security and public schools. Programs that train … Continue reading

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9/14 Colin Powell Emails Leak & Donald Trump Scams America Again

Colin Powell has his emails leaked and we find out what he really thinks about Benghazi and Donald Trump. Bob Woodward is actually not a great journalist. Colin Powell and Condi Rice trash Neocons for getting Iraq wrong over email. … Continue reading

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9/13 John Washington: Biggest Prison Strikes in American History

Author and reporter John Washington explains why there are prison strikes taking place across America. The Free Alabama Movement. Post Civil War America and the American prison system. How brands like McDonalds and Victoria Secret benefit from prison labor. How … Continue reading

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9/12 Bhaskar Sunkara: The UK’s Labour Leadership Contest & Building a Left Party in the US

Michael Monday today with Bhaskar Sunkara (@sunraysunray), talking Jeremy Corbyn and the contest for the Labour leadership. What Corbyn’s resilience means for the future of the Labour party. Why Labour’s prospects for victory in the next election are narrow. The … Continue reading

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