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Is Trump’s Attorney General Pick William Barr Going to Capitalize on Over 20 Years of First Amendment Erosion

This week Congress held confirmation hearings for William Barr, President Trump’s nominee for Attorney General. When Amy Klobuchar (D-Minn.), whose father is a journalist, asked Barr would “the Justice Department jail journalists for doing their jobs,” he should have answered with a single word- No. You can read the article on Washington Babylon by clicking here

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District 34- Trade Wars, Failed Capitalism and Choice Economies with Marshall Auerback

Marshall Auerback is a fellow of Economists for Peace and Security. Auerback graduated in English and philosophy from Queen’s University in 1981 and received a law degree from Corpus Christi College, University of Oxford, in 1983. Join us for a discussion om Karl Marx, Adam Smith and the failings of late stage capitalism as well […]

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District 34- Pop Culture and Politics with Leslie Lee of Struggle Session

Leslie Lee III is a writer and the host of Struggle Session, a podcast that covers pop culture from a leftist perspective. You can listen to his show at patreon.com/strugglesession His recent piece on Truth Dig: In Reality, Every Night Is ‘Purge’ Night

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A More Socialist Social Network with Michael Salamone

Michael Salamone is the creator of progressive social media site Media Revolt. He was a touring/performing musician at one point, a newspaper reporter, columnist and editor. He is also an ordained minister trying to build a homestead and a church rooted in Christian Socialism. You can keep up with Michael here You can join Media […]

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District 34- My Conversation with Sam Smith Author of “How the Koch Brothers Helped Dismantle the Democratic Party”

Sam Smith is an 81 year old activist and journalist who has been fighting for progressive causes his entire life. He is the author of multiple books, including Why Bother?- which is on Working Assets recommended reading list. Sam covered the Mississippi Freedom Summer and DC riots during the height of civil rights unrest and […]

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District 34- Walker Bragman is Exposing the Bagmen

Walker Bragman is an independent journalist from New York. His work has appeared in Paste Magazine, The Intercept, Huffington Post, Salon, and The Hill. In this episode we discuss his recent pieces in The Intercept: Ken Salazar- Colorado’s Governor Race and Fracking Hillary Clinton and the Democrat Party Emails As well as the state of […]

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District 34- Russia Gate Isnt About Russia. Plus the DLC and IDC with David Klion

David Klion is a freelance writer (The Guardian, The Nation, Al Jazeera) in Brooklyn and a former editor for Al Jazeera America and World Politics Review. He has a master’s degree in Soviet history from the University of Chicago and has lived and worked in Russia. David has been writing about Russia long before the […]

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District 34- Progressive Filmmaker Robert Lawton on Running for Congress in CD 4

Robert lives on a 40-acre ranch near Yosemite, and despite the dry summers, foxtails & rattlesnakes, he loves it there. Endorsed by environmentalist actor Ed Begley Jr, we discuss things like the Kern Water Bank. He is a filmmaker (Sex and Sushi) and author (REJECTED!: True Tales of (nearly) Overlooked Greatness) running as a progressive […]

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District 34- David Peterson Fighting for Progressive Causes in the Rural and Red CD 1

David Peterson is a progressive running for the House of Representatives in the rural and red CD 1. He has a computer Science degree from California Maritime Academy, and an MBA in Business Administration/Management Information Systems from University of California, Davis, Peterson built his career making Fortune 500 companies operate more efficiently & ousting the […]

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