Air Date: 1–29-2020
Today we take a look at the flurry of controversy around the Democratic Primary race, once again exposing multiple rifts within the party along both ideological and gender lines.
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The Democratic Debates got a lot whiter, and they share jabs about how much they support war.
Discussing the impact of voters of color on the primaries and how money in politics reinforces the dominance of white politicians
Rebecca Traister is a writer at The Cut where she wrote an article responding to the incident called “The Third Rail of Calling ‘Sexism’.” Here, she speaks with Brooke about the trickiness of talking about sexism without falling victim to it.
A nuanced discussion of how to talk about sexism within Democratic circles while understanding some of the contextual forces at play.
Ana and Cenk discuss Hillary Clinton's documentary where she drags Bernie and Progressives.
Michael Moore reviews the facts about Bernie Sanders' support of Hilary Clinton as the presidential nominee of the Democratic Party in 2016
Ch. 7: We're the bully in the playground - Alan from Connecticut
Ch. 8: Two-faced politicians - Naomi from Canada
Ch. 9: Final comments on how tomorrow’s leaders are made
MUSIC (Blue Dot Sessions):
- Opening Theme: Loving Acoustic Instrumental by John Douglas Orr
- Line Etching - Marble Run
- Glass Runner - Marble Run
- Around Plastic Card Tables - Desert Orchard
- Rafter - Speakeasy
- Chrome and Wax - Ray Catcher
- 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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