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#1306 Kochland: How We All Became Residents of a Libertarian Fever Dream

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Air Date: 9–17-2019

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Today we take a look at the lives and legacies of the Koch Brothers. Or, put more pointedly, we look at how two decedents of a bonafide conspiracy theorist have almost single-handedly doomed us to endure runaway climate chaos while suffering from severely degraded labor standards and a broken democracy.

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#1305 How to Build an Empire (A History of American Expansion)

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Air Date: 9–13-2019

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Today we take a look at the history and the process of the building of an American empire that currently spans the globe but allows as few people of color to vote as possible.

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#1304 The Coming Recession and How Progressives Can Prepare For It

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Air Date: 9–10-2019

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Today we take a look at the economic indicators portending a recession, the global impacts of Trump's trade war with China and then look ahead to what policies progressives should be ready to implement when the next inevitable recession eventually hits.

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#1303 Election Systems are Not to Be Trusted, They are to Be Verifiable

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Air Date: 9–6-2019

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Today we take a look at the fact that our election system is designed to fail in ways that undermine the legitimacy of our elections and, by extension, our entire democracy.

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#1302 Protecting the Amazon Rainforest from a Fascist

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Air Date: 9–3-2019

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Today we take a look at the attacks on the Amazon rainforest and its inhabitants by the fascist government of Brazil and the protests and worldwide boycotts springing up in response

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