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#1212 Feudalism with Dinner (Our Culture of Tipping) ​

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Air Date: 9–21-2018
Today we take a look at the economics, sexism and racism embedded in the restaurant industry, largely due to the practice of tipping.

 

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#1211 Corporate Monopoly and Political Power

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Air Date: 9–18-2018
Today we take a look at the current state of the centuries-old fight against the monopolization of economic and political power and how these forces threaten the very concept of democracy.

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#1210 Brett Kavanaugh and the Imperial Presidency (Supreme Court) ​

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Air Date: 9–14-2018
Today we take a look at the confirmation process of Brett Kavanaugh, his stance on several critical issues and his threat to democratic values and separation of powers in the federal government.

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#1209 Being part of the solution (How to argue your values) ​

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Air Date: 9–11-2018

Today we take a look at some strategies to, and reasons why we need to, have better political conversations.

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#1208 Collective power through solidarity (Unions)

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Air Date: 9–7-2018
Today we take a look at several of the ways that average people benefit from collective action including unionization, class action lawsuits and politically attuned investing of pooled pension funds. Plus, making the obvious case for why the Democratic Party needs to get wholeheartedly on board with policies that unwaveringly support working people and empower collectivism.

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