Tuesday, April 23, 2019

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How will digital technology transform politics and society? Author, speaker and barrister Jamie Susskind writes about the shifts our technological and political systems are experiencing and how society will need to respond in his new book Future Politics: Living Together in a World Transformed by Tech. He joins me on the show today to talk all about these new changes and power dynamics. 

Since we last spoke with MarkJoseph Stern of Slate last week a lot has happened—Attorney General William Barr released a redacted version of the Mueller report, the Supreme Court heard oral arguments on adding the citizenship question to the 2020 Census and the Supreme Court will take up a new LGBTQ employment discrimination case. Mark returns to the show today to talk all about these issues and so much more.

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Monday, April 22, 2019

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Former Mayor of San Antonio Texas and former Secretary of Housing and Urban Development under Obama, Julián Castro, is running for the Democratic Party presidential nomination. The young trailblazer could also become the first Latino-American president of the United States. While Trump made fears about immigration a defining issue of his campaign, Castro has made comprehensive immigration reform a central issue to his campaign for 2020. He joins me on the show today to talk all about his campaign


Since we last spoke with John Nichols of The Nation a lot has happened—the release of the redacted Mueller report to calls for impeachment to Sen. Elizabeth Warren’s proposal to end student debt. John returns to the show today to talk all about these issues and whole lot more, John is The Nation’s national-affairs correspondent, a contributing writer for The Progressive and In These Times and the associate editor of The Capital Times, the daily newspaper in Madison, Wisconsin.


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Friday, April 19, 2019

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Author and contributor to The Bulwark Molly Jong-Fast first met author Bret Easton Ellis when he was adapting her novel Normal Girl into a screenplay. Now, she reflects on his latest book and how he has become a “MAGA grifter who says he doesn’t care about politics.” She joins me on the show today to talk about that story, react to the Mueller report and more.

This sure has been another crazy week in politics what with Attorney General William Barr’s presentation of the redacted Mueller report, the House Judiciary Committee subpoenaing the full report, and growing calls for the impeachment of Barr and Trump. Joining me today to help us wrap up the week in politics is Eleanor Clift the Washington correspondent for The Daily Beast, where she covers the White House and writes about politics and culture. Eleanor welcome back to the show!



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Thursday, April 18, 2019

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Noah Michelson, the Editorial Director at the new HuffPost Personal and Co-host of the Love + Sex Podcast returns to the show as he does every Thursday to help us close out the week with the stories making headlines over at HuffPost.
Attorney General William Barr released a redacted version of the Special Counsel’s 448 page report on the Trump campaign today. Independent journalist reporting on national security issues, Marcy Wheeler, of EmptyWheel has been following the investigation and joins me on the show today to talk all about it the report and more.

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Wednesday, April 17, 2019

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In the wake of his banishment from The White House and Breitbart, Steve Bannon has been regrouping and taking his white nationalist agenda global.  Joining me today to talk all about what the former Breitbart News chief executive and chief strategist to President Donald J. Trump has been up to and his next project—building a coalition of Europe’s far-right parties, is Adele M. Stan of The American Prospect.

When Corey Johnson was sworn in as Speaker of the New York City Council last year—he made history as the youngest person to ever serve in the position. He has also been on the national stage as a gay, HIV positive figure, in addition to governing in one of the biggest, most influential cities in the world. NYC politics rising star and SiriusXM alum Corey Johnson joins me on the show to talk about New York politics, the Trump era, and more.

From Capitol Hill to the States, immigration has become a defining issue in American life and politics, especially under the Trump administration. Staff writer at Daily Kos Gabe Ortiz joins me on the show today to talk about the latest immigration news on AG Barr’s ruling expanding indefinite detention for asylum seekers and more.



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Tuesday, April 16, 2019

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Award-winning author and professor Alexander Chee delves into personal stories, pop culture and adventurous fiction in his novels and essays. He joins me on the show today to talk about his recent essay collection How to Write an Autobiographical Novel and more news of the day.

Since we last spoke with Mark Joseph Stern of Slate last week a lot has happened, from a Supreme Court case on naughty trademarks to the possible release of a redacted Mueller report on Thursday to more official candidates in the 2020 Presidential Election. Mark returns to the show today to talk all about these issues and so much more.

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Monday, April 15, 2019

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Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez has gained national attention, but Fox News might be more obsessed with her than any other entity. Researcher at Media Matters Courtney Hagle documented six weeks of Fox coverage of Rep. Ocasio-Cortez and found that the network mentioned her at least 3,181 times. Courtney Hagle joins me on the show today to talk all about Fox News’ coverage.

Twenty years since the publication of her groundbreaking young adult novel about sexual assault SpeakNew York Times bestselling author Laurie Halse Anderson returns with Shout: The True Story of a Survivor Who Refused to be Silenced. In this powerful and searing book of free verse, Anderson tells the story she’s never shared publicly before: what happened to her as a teenager, the path to recovery she built herself, and how she turned her pain into art that would go on to help millions of readers the world over. She joins me on the show to talk all about it.

Since we last spoke with John Nichols of The Nation a lot has happened—Southbend Indiana Mayor Pete Buttigieg officially entered the presidential race, Trump stoked islamophobia in his Tweets against Rep. Ilhan Oman and Tax Day reverberates around the nation. John returns to the show today to talk all about these issues and whole lot more, John is The Nation’s national-affairs correspondent, a contributing writer for The Progressive and In These Times and the associate editor of The Capital Times, the daily newspaper in Madison, Wisconsin.

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