Tag Archives: Donald Trump

12/13 How Russia Hacked America—And Why It Will Happen Again w/ Julia Ioffe

On today’s show, The Atlantic’s Julia Ioffe joins us to discuss joins us to discuss her recent article in The Atlantic, What Putin Really Wants. While many Americans view Putin’s government as a powerful, well-oiled machine, Ioffe says it’s more like … Continue reading

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11/8 Democrats & Socialists Dominate w/ Dave Weigel

Fox News tries to pretend last night’s Democratic blowout didn’t happen and Tucker Carelson is depressed. The Washington Post’s Dave Weigel, explains why Democrats performed so well last night. The anti Obama effect. Democrats fears and anxiety. Not every Democrat … Continue reading

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10/16 Trump’s New Health Insurance Scam & Why it Threatens You With Wendell Potter

Steve Bannon brags about destroying healthcare and the Iran deal. Health industry whistleblower and founder of Tarbell.org, Wendell Potter explains what Trump’s new executive order on the insurance exchanges does. Reopening the door to insurance scams. Buying insurance across state … Continue reading

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10/11 What If The Right-Wing Media Wins w/ McKay Coppins

On today’s show, Sam discusses a piece in Columbia Journalism Review, ‘What If The Right-Wing Media Wins’ with author McKay Coppins (@McKayCoppins). How the right has shifted from ostensibly wanting to ‘reform’ the media to wanting to destroy journalism. Why … Continue reading

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10/10 How JP Morgan Paid Its Fine for the Mortgage Crisis—With Phony Mortgages! With David Dayen

Meet the new members of the Majority Report crew. Journalist David Dayen, explains the types of fraud that JP Morgan committed during the housing crisis. How the federal government always goes soft on JP Morgan and other unethical mega banks. … Continue reading

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10/6 Buzzfeed Exposes Milo & the Mercers w/ Cliff Schecter & Judy Gold Destroys Trump

Cliff Schecter, joins us BuzzFeed expose of Milo reveals about Right Wing politics. Nazis and Republicans. Will far right plutocrats ever not in invest in politics. The Billionaire bubble and why its dangerous. Judy Gold, destroys Trump, explains how disgusting … Continue reading

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10/5 The Lawsuit That Could Change the Electoral College with Lawrence Lessig

Author and law professor, Lawrence Lessig, explains the questionable historical roots of the modern implementation of the electoral college. The legal case he is pursuing to reform the electoral college. The opportunity that Bush V Gore creates. David Boise’s role … Continue reading

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10/4 SCOTUS Fateful & Dangerous New Term w/ Ian Millhiser

Donald Trump stumbles into promising debt relief for Puerto Rico and Mick Mulvaney walks it back. Ian Millhiser, from the Center for American Progress, explains the a major redistricting decision that could overturn the Wisconsin Republican Party’s effort to gerrymander. … Continue reading

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10/2 The Biggest Mass Shooting in American History & Why the GOP is Working For More

The biggest mass shooting in American history and why Republicans are now going to push to weaken regulation on gun silencers. The NRA’s terrorism and American’s disgusting relationship with guns and the Republicans disgusting gun policy. On The Fun Half: … Continue reading

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9/25 Puerto Rico in Crisis & Trump At War With the NFL

Puerto Rico in chaos. Trump hasn’t mentioned Puerto Rico’s humanitarian crisis. What the Jones Act does to Puerto Rico. Graham Cassidy is still alive and the Koch Brothers are angry. Donald Trump campaigns for Luther Strange and picks a fight … Continue reading

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