Air Date: 3–10-2020
Today we take a look at Democratic Socialism and how to explain it because socialism and the freedoms it provides is a lot more American than we tend to think.
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Spencer Cox discusses what democratic socialism means in action.
Among Democrats, there is a big debate about the word Socialism but should Democrats be talking about the word freedom instead?
Ben Dixon breaks down a clip from MSNBC and what they get wrong about democratic socialism.
A conversation with the mayor of a southern town looking to make it the most radical in the nation
"Socialism" has become a political scare word used to frighten voters away from progressive programs intended to expand health care coverage, make higher education available to lower-income families, and to raise the minimum wage to a living wage.
To discuss America’s long-held resistance to socialism and its current rise in popularity, Mehdi Hasan is joined by Washington Post columnist Elizabeth Bruenig.
The world is changing and we need to make the world work for more people. If we do nothing the world will end, but we have so much to gain. A promised land is just beyond the horizon.
Bernie Sanders gives a democratic socialist speech and Bhaskar Sunkara helps break it down.
Ch. 9: Final comments on the lasting effects of propaganda and the coming revolution
MUSIC (Blue Dot Sessions):
- Opening Theme: Loving Acoustic Instrumental by John Douglas Orr
- PolyCoat - The Cabinetmaker
- Blue Jay - Feathers
- Astrisx - Bodytonic
- Yarrow and Root - The Bulwark
- These Times - The Pine Barrens
- Tripoli - Pecan Grove
- Contrarian - Sketchbook
- 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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