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Corey Robin on the Right from Burke to Trump. While most people on the Left fear and demonize the Right, they aren't interested in its ideas. Robin, however, takes them very seriously and analyzes their ideas for us.
The state of the conservative movement and where it goes from here.
In the last 30 years, religion has radicalized American politics and seriously harmed the perception of science, says journalist and author Kurt Andersen. This can be directly tied to the rise of the Christian Right in the 20th century.
Explaining how we came to the end of “family values” conservatism
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Yascha Mounk discusses how to cover the Trump presidency; the complicity of the Republican party; and the future of the right with proud conservative and staunch Never Trumper Jennifer Rubin.
Amy Goodman began by asks Noam Chomsky about the catastrophically destructive tendencies of the Republican Party.
Chris Hedges on the erosion of democratic infrastructure, imperialist leanings and the widening gap between the morbidly rich and the working class, a sign of America's farewell?
Ch. 9: Make election day a national holiday - Aaron from Anderson, SC
Ch. 10: We need a military attitude toward politics - Jason from Chicago
Ch. 11: Final comments on an Election Day holiday and the moral implications of laws
THE MIDTERMS MINUTE
REGISTER TO VOTE: RocktheVote.org/register-to-vote/
CONFIRM VOTER REGISTRATION: HeadCount.org/verify-voter-registration/
CHECK VOTING DATES & POLICIES: RocktheVote.org/voting-information/
Get Involved/Resources: THE MIDTERMS MINUTE H.Q.
TOSS UP BATTLEGROUND DEMOCRATIC SENATE SEATS
FL-Sen: Bill Nelson (D)
IN-Sen: Joe Donnelly (D)
MO-Sen: Claire McCaskill (D)
MT-Sen: Jon Tester (D)
ND-Sen: Heidi Heitkamp (D)
Written by BOTL Communications Director Amanda Hoffman
- Opening Theme: Loving Acoustic Instrumental by John Douglas Orr
- Astrisx - Bodytonic (Blue Dot Sessions)
- Santre - K2 (Blue Dot Sessions)
- Color Country - The Balloonist (Blue Dot Sessions)
- Neil Takes Two - Studio J (Blue Dot Sessions)
- Yarrow and Root - The Bulwark (Blue Dot Sessions)
- The Envelope - Aeronaut (Blue Dot Sessions)
- Bitter Roll - Crab Shack (Blue Dot Sessions)
- Voicemail Music: Low Key Lost Feeling Electro by Alex Stinnent
- Closing Music: Upbeat Laid Back Indie Rock by Alex Stinnent
Produced by Jay! Tomlinson
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