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In this innovative series Samantha Renck will debunk some of the most common myths plaguing the youngest generations of Americans. From socialism, the electoral college, rise of identity politics, Samantha combines “man on the street” -style interviews from around Washington, D.C. with personal stories and expert analysis on every binge-worthy weekly episode.

In this innovative series Samantha Renck will debunk some of the most common myths plaguing the youngest generations of Americans. From socialism, the electoral college, rise of identity politics, Samantha combines “man on the street” -style interviews from around Washington, D.C. with personal stories and expert analysis on every binge-worthy weekly episode.
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In this innovative series Samantha Renck will debunk some of the most common myths plaguing the youngest generations of Americans. From socialism, the electoral college, rise of identity politics, Samantha combines “man on the street” -style interviews from around Washington, D.C. with personal stories and expert analysis on every binge-worthy weekly episode.

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English


Episodes

Should the Minimum Wage be Raised to $15 an Hour?

8/20/2019
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In the final episode of this mini-series, host Samantha Renck sits down with Rachel Greszler to discuss the economic impact of a federally-mandated $15 minimum wage, what demographic would be impacted the most, and much more. Greszler is a research fellow in the Grover M. Hermann Center for the Federal Budget. In this innovative series Samantha Renck debunks the most common myths plaguing the youngest generations of Americans. From socialism, the electoral college, and the rise of identity...

Duration:00:12:00

Is Medicare for All a Realistic Goal in America?

8/14/2019
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Medicare for All has dominated the health care scene for years, yet questions about a feasible payment plan and the impact on patients remain unanswered. On this week's episode, host Samantha Renck talks with Meridian Baldacci about the real cost of a government-mandated healthcare program, what it would look like for patients, and more. Baldacci is a research assistant in domestic policy studies at the Heritage Foundation. In this innovative series Samantha Renck debunks the most common...

Duration:00:14:29

Does the Gender Wage Gap Exist?

8/6/2019
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The Gender Wage Gap has become a major political talking point that has even inspired an “Equal Pay Day.” Despite what the liberal politicians say, however, does a Gender Wage Gap really exist in America? This week, Samantha Renck talks with Romina Boccia, a leading fiscal and economic expert at the Heritage Foundation. They discuss the difference between the gender wage gap and the gender choice gap, victimhood mentality, and much more. In this innovative series Samantha debunks the most...

Duration:00:13:31

Is Identity Politics Unifying or Dividing Americans?

7/30/2019
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Identity Politics splits people into subgroups based on race, gender, sexual identity, and other labels. These seem like the most divided times in our history—is Identity Politics keeping Americans from unifying? This week David Azerrad joins the podcast to lay out where Identity Politics really leads. Azerrad is the Director of the B. Kenneth Simon Center for Principles and Politics at The Heritage Foundation. In this innovative series Samantha Renck debunks the most common myths plaguing...

Duration:00:12:10

Will Every State Have a Voice if the Electoral College is Abolished?

7/24/2019
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In this innovative series Samantha Renck will debunk some of the most common myths plaguing the youngest generations of Americans. From socialism, the electoral college, rise of identity politics, Samantha combines “man on the street” -style interviews from around Washington, D.C. with personal stories and expert analysis on every binge-worthy weekly episode. Abolishing the electoral college has become a major goal for liberal politicians, but since its creation it has served as a...

Duration:00:12:58

Will Socialism Result in an Equal and Just America?

7/16/2019
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In this innovative series Samantha Renck will debunk some of the most common myths plaguing the youngest generations of Americans. From socialism, the electoral college, rise of identity politics, Samantha combines “man on the street” -style interviews from around Washington, D.C. with personal stories and expert analysis on every binge-worthy weekly episode. This week she sits down with Daniel DiMartino—a college student who was born and raised in Venezuela. Three years ago Daniel fled his...

Duration:00:11:55