Air Date: 2–13-2018
Today we take a look at the history and context of the Korean Peninsula, how it was split in two in the first place and how self-perpetuating actions have been taken ever since to bring us to the brink of what would be a completely unnecessary and utterly disastrous war
Ch. 1: Opening Theme: Loving Acoustic Instrumental by John Douglas Orr
Ch. 2: Act 1: Ghosts of the Korean War - @Making_Contact - Air Date 2-7-18
Ch. 3: Song 1: Plate Statis - Algea Fields
Ch. 4: Act 2: Understanding the problems on the Korean peninsula Part 1 - The Ezra Klein Show - Air Date 12-18-17
Ch. 5: Song 2: Unfolding Plot - Ray Catcher
Ch. 6: Act 3: If you Remember Vietnam, You Already Know Whats Happening With North Korea - @Thom_Hartmann - Air Date 09-20-17
Ch. 7: Song 3: Celestial Navigation - Aeronaut
Ch. 8: Act 4: Why Kim Jong Un is rational in his own context - Cape Up - Air Date 1-16-18
Ch. 9: Song 4: Shift of Currents - Aeronaut
Ch. 10: Act 5: The breakdown in our negotiating tactics with North Korea Part 2 - The Ezra Klein Show - Air Date 12-18-17
Ch. 11: Song 5: Thread Caramb - Textile Caramb
Ch. 12: Act 6: Donald Trump Proves North Korea Was Right According To Kim Jong-un - @Thom_Hartmann - Air Date 09-22-17
Ch. 13: Song 6: Cloud Line - K4
Ch. 14: Act 7: What Would War with North Korea Look Like? - The Inquiry - Air Date 7-26-17
Ch. 15: Explaining rank-choice voting - Erin from Philadelphia
Ch. 16: Catch problematic behaviors before they fester into something worse - Ariel from Memphis
Voicemail Music: Low Key Lost Feeling Electro by Alex Stinnent
Ch. 17: Final comments on prosecutorial discretion in the court of public opinion
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Closing Music: Upbeat Laid Back Indie Rock by Alex Stinnent
(Additional music from Blue Dot Sessions)
Produced by Jay! Tomlinson
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