Friday, March 22, 2019

Today on The Michelangelo Signorile Show on SiriusXM PROGRESS ch.127

While speculation about impeaching Trump swirls, Executive Editor at Above the Law Elie Mystal, advocates for Democrats to focus on impeaching Supreme Court Justice Brett Kavanaugh. He argues that “Impeachment is not a political tactic; it is a constitutional responsibility.” He outlines his argument from the stakes to the Justice’s history in The Nation and joins me on the show today to talk all about it.


This sure has been another crazy week in politics what with New Zealand’s gun law reform push, calls to overhaul the Electoral College and the latest in the 2020 presidential race.  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.  

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Thursday, March 21, 2019

Today on The Michelangelo Signorile Show on SiriusXM PROGRESS ch.127

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.

Alt-right messages and communities have flourished on the web, but a new voice is working to counteract them through creative videos with in-depth discussions, brought to life through characters, makeup and costumes. YouTuber and ex-philosopher Natalie Wynn has over half a million subscribers on her Contrapoints YouTube channel where she tackles topics from incels to gender pronouns to climate change to free speech. She joins me on the show today to talk about her efforts to break through the rhetoric online.

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Wednesday, March 20, 2019

Today on The Michelangelo Signorile Show on SiriusXM PROGRESS ch.127

Leaked chat logs have connected seven current members of the U.S. armed forces to a white nationalist group, according to a HuffPost investigation. National Reporter at HuffPostChristopher Mathias investigated the ties between the military and the hate group and joins me to talk about it.

Since we last spoke with Salon contributing writer and the force behind Digby’s Hullabaloo Heather “Digby” Parton, more chaos has happened both inside and outside of the Trump administration, from global tragedies to investigations into the president. Heather “Digby” Parton returns to the show to talk all about it.

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Tuesday, March 19, 2019

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Trade and technology drive change in our society and economy, and now white collar, service sector and professional jobs are feeling the effects. Professor of International Economics and Editor-in-Chief of the economic policy portal VoxEU.org, Richard Baldwin, writes about this transition, its impact on employment and how to prepare the modern workplace for it. He joins me on the show to talk all about his new book The Globotics Upheaval: Globalization, Robotics, and the Future of Work.

As a court ruling about a defamation suit from a former Apprentice contestant and new investigations from the New York State Attorney General ramp up, the pressure on Trump and his associates keeps growing. Washington Post reporter covering the Trump family and their business interests David Farenthold joins me on the show today to talk all about the latest developments.

Since we last spoke with Mark Joseph Stern of Slate last week a lot has happened, the Supreme Court ruled in ICE detention of unauthorized immigrants, a judge ruled that Sandy Hook victims can sue gun makers, and attacks on Roe v. Wade are coming from Trump's lower courts. Mark returns to the show today to talk all about these issues and so much more.

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Monday, March 18, 2019

Today on The Michelangelo Signorile Show on SiriusXM PROGRESS ch.127

On Friday, a 28-year-old white supremacist killed 49 and injured 20 in two New Zealand mosques. As the killer’s manifesto circulates and we learn more about his online habits, insights into hate online and speculation about his motives and audience have grown. Research associate and reporter at Right Wing Watch Jared Holt joins me on the show today to talk all about it.

Since we last spoke with John Nichols of The Nation a lot has happened from the horrific terrorist attack on two mosques in New Zealand to the second sentencing of Paul Manafort to investigations into the Boeing 737 crashes to new candidates joining the 2020 race.  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, March 15, 2019

Today on The Michelangelo Signorile Show on SiriusXM PROGRESS ch.127

Today the Supreme Court considers six different cases involving critically important LGBTQ issues and may announce on Monday whether the court will hear one or more of them next term. Chief Counsel of Freedom for All Americans Jon Davidson joins me on the show today to talk all about the latest in the fight for civil rights.

This sure has been another crazy week in politics what with the Senate rebuking Trump’s national emergency declaration, Paul Manafort’s sentencing and new indictments, and the horrific shooting in New Zealand.  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!

Terrorist shootings at two mosques in Christchurch, New Zealand, killed 49 people today. Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern described it as “an extraordinary and unprecedented act of violence.” Dean Obeidallah, comedian, lawyer and host of The Dean Obeidallah Show here on SiriusXM Progress joins me on the show today to talk all about it.

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Thursday, March 14, 2019

Today on The Michelangelo Signorile Show on SiriusXM PROGRESS ch.127

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.

Newly-unearthed recordings of Fox News host Tucker Carlson’s appearances on a radio show have exposed his history of misogynistic, racist and homophobic remarks. He has been trying to defend himself as advertisers boycott the show. Researcher at Media Matters Madeline Peltz who discovered and published the recordings joins me on the show today to talk all about it.

Journalist, TV personality, and documentary filmmaker Clay Cane is also the host of SiriusXM Urban View’s Clay Cane Show (12pmET – 1pmET Monday to Friday on Channel 126). He is also the author of Live Through This: Surviving the Intersections of Sexuality, God, and Race. He joins me on the show today to talk all about his show, his book and more.

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