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The Stay Puft Marshmallow Man

7/30/2018
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New episode! Mattathias Schwartz joins us to talk about John Brennan, Helsinki, and journalism in an increasingly Trump-obsessed world. Matt's Brennan Profile from the NY Times Magazine: https://www.nytimes.com/2018/06/27/magazine/john-brennan-president-trump-national-security-state.html We're on iTunes: http://apple.co/2tCd0Dn Google Play: http://bit.ly/2tEpOJb Stitcher: http://www.stitcher.com/s?fid=139322 and TuneIn: http://bit.ly/2svIk6F Please subscribe, share us with your friends...

Duration:00:35:58

Mainers Calling Collins

7/29/2018
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Members of Indivisible MDI and Mainers for Accountable Leadership call Senator Collins to tell her to vote NO on Kavanaugh. If you live in Maine, you should too! 202-224-2523 It only takes a minute.

Duration:00:00:57

Our Grand Leader

7/25/2018
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New (mini) episode: Gabe and Ben debrief after a disastrous summit in Helsinki, speculate about scary times ahead. We're on iTunes: http://apple.co/2tCd0Dn Google Play: http://bit.ly/2tEpOJb Stitcher: http://www.stitcher.com/s?fid=139322 and TuneIn: http://bit.ly/2svIk6F Please subscribe, share us with your friends and write a review! Like us on Facebook https://www.facebook.com/NobodyKnewPod/ and follow us on Twitter http://twitter.com/NobodyKnewPod.

Duration:00:11:41

Melt the ICE

7/6/2018
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New episode! Sounds of Shenna Bellows and Mufalo Chitam from the June 30 #familiesbelongtogether rally in Portland, ME, plus a conversation on "Abolish ICE." We're on iTunes: http://apple.co/2tCd0Dn Google Play: http://bit.ly/2tEpOJb Stitcher: http://www.stitcher.com/s?fid=139322 and TuneIn: http://bit.ly/2svIk6F Please subscribe, share us with your friends and write a review! Like us on Facebook https://www.facebook.com/NobodyKnewPod/ and follow us on Twitter ...

Duration:00:29:39

Our Upside Down Universe

6/18/2018
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Leo Cuello from the National Health Law Program is here to talk about his organization's pending lawsuit against HHS waivers for Medicaid in Kentucky, and another lawsuit from Texas threatening what's left of the ACA. We're on iTunes: http://apple.co/2tCd0Dn Google Play: http://bit.ly/2tEpOJb Stitcher: http://www.stitcher.com/s?fid=139322 and TuneIn: http://bit.ly/2svIk6F Please subscribe, share us with your friends and write a review! Like us on Facebook...

Duration:00:37:55

A Bronx Tale

6/13/2018
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Gabe spoke with Saikat Chakrabarti, communications director for Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez ( @Ocasio2018 ), who is running a primary challenge against @repjoecrowley to represent NY-14 in Congress. We're on iTunes: http://apple.co/2tCd0Dn Google Play: http://bit.ly/2tEpOJb Stitcher: http://www.stitcher.com/s?fid=139322 and TuneIn: http://bit.ly/2svIk6F Please subscribe, share us with your friends and write a review! Like us on Facebook https://www.facebook.com/NobodyKnewPod/, follow us...

Duration:00:12:03

A Feature, Not a Bug

6/1/2018
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New Episode! Carrie Gleason from the Center for Popular Democracy's Fair Workweek Initiative is here to talk about Toys R Us workers rising up, Epic Systems, and the battle to establish a fair workweek in the retail and service industries. Join Rise Up Retail's actions supporting the Toys R Us workers on June 3rd, in Union, NJ, and June 4th, on Manhattan's upper East side. We're on iTunes: http://apple.co/2tCd0Dn Google Play: http://bit.ly/2tEpOJb Stitcher: ...

Duration:00:24:59

Lots of Mistresses

5/15/2018
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New Episode! James Myall from the Maine Center for Economic Policy joins us to discuss changes to food stamps coming in the House Farm Bill. Find James Myall's work on the subject of SNAP and work requirements here: https://bit.ly/2vtBSPl, https://bit.ly/2jns28K, and https://bit.ly/2IFEcrX. Please subscribe, share us with your friends and write a review! Like us on Facebook https://www.facebook.com/NobodyKnewPod/, follow us on Twitter http://twitter.com/NobodyKnewPod, support us at ...

Duration:00:36:16

Interview with Suraj Patel

5/12/2018
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Check out our interview with @SurajPatelNYC who is challenging @RepMaloney in the Dem Primary for New York's 12th Congressional District! #medicareforall #DACA We're on iTunes: http://apple.co/2tCd0Dn Google Play: http://bit.ly/2tEpOJb Stitcher: http://www.stitcher.com/s?fid=139322 and TuneIn: http://bit.ly/2svIk6F Please subscribe, share us with your friends and write a review! Like us on Facebook https://www.facebook.com/NobodyKnewPod/, follow us on Twitter...

Duration:00:06:41

The Apprentice: White House Edition

5/5/2018
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New Season! New Episode! Dr. Raechel Lutz, environmental historian joins us to discuss ecological disaster, land and water conservation, and the EPA under Scott Pruitt. We're on iTunes: http://apple.co/2tCd0Dn Google Play: http://bit.ly/2tEpOJb Stitcher: http://www.stitcher.com/s?fid=139322 and TuneIn: http://bit.ly/2svIk6F Please subscribe, share us with your friends and write a review! Like us on Facebook https://www.facebook.com/NobodyKnewPod/, follow us on Twitter ...

Duration:00:39:04

Time to Educate Some Adults

3/21/2018
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We are joined by two educators: Lindsay Kaplan, co-founder of Maine Educators United Against Gun Violence is working to end gun violence in our schools, and Anissa Angier is working with her fellow Oklahoma teachers to receive a badly needed pay raise. We're on iTunes: http://apple.co/2tCd0Dn Google Play: http://bit.ly/2tEpOJb Stitcher: http://www.stitcher.com/s?fid=139322 and TuneIn: http://bit.ly/2svIk6F Please subscribe, share us with your friends and write a review! Like us on...

Duration:00:33:06

Very Messy

3/5/2018
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New Episode! After a conversation with Lulu Garcia-Navarro on NPR, our friend Kate Burke joins us to discuss her perspective on #MeToo and the movement it's inspired. We're on iTunes: http://apple.co/2tCd0Dn Google Play: http://bit.ly/2tEpOJb Stitcher: http://www.stitcher.com/s?fid=139322 and TuneIn: http://bit.ly/2svIk6F Please subscribe, share us with your friends and write a review! Like us on Facebook https://www.facebook.com/NobodyKnewPod/, follow us on Twitter ...

Duration:00:23:05

Rotten from the Top

2/20/2018
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New Episode! After terrible week full of sadness and disappointment, from failure on DACA protection to another tragic school shooting, Gabe and Ben find some hope in an interview with Beth Kloser of Battleground Texas. We're on iTunes: http://apple.co/2tCd0Dn Google Play: http://bit.ly/2tEpOJb Stitcher: http://www.stitcher.com/s?fid=139322 and TuneIn: http://bit.ly/2svIk6F Please subscribe, share us with your friends and write a review! Like us on Facebook...

Duration:00:34:10

Future Sociopaths of America

2/8/2018
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Devin Nunes commits political Seppuku while law-and-order Republicans turn against the FBI. We wonder if the Democrats will snatch Shutdown defeat from the jaws of victory, and whether the House Freedom Caucus will finally realize their dream of nuking our economy over the Debt Ceiling. We're on iTunes: http://apple.co/2tCd0Dn Google Play: http://bit.ly/2tEpOJb Stitcher: http://www.stitcher.com/s?fid=139322 and TuneIn: http://bit.ly/2svIk6F Please subscribe, share us with your...

Duration:00:31:03

Another Brick in the Wall

1/19/2018
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New Episode! Ben and Gabe discuss what drives voters to favor strict immigration policy while still seeing the US as a beacon of hope to the world. They look at the ultimate futility of immigration enforcement, wonder whether Trump can unilaterally withdraw from NAFTA, and whether he is actually a Chinese secret agent. We're on iTunes: http://apple.co/2tCd0Dn Google Play: http://bit.ly/2tEpOJb Stitcher: http://www.stitcher.com/s?fid=139322 and TuneIn: http://bit.ly/2svIk6F Please...

Duration:00:30:33

Pitchforks, or no pitchforks?

1/13/2018
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Bonus Episode! Friend of the pod John Williamson III joins us to share his perspective on Fire and Fury and the tax bill. We're on iTunes: http://apple.co/2tCd0Dn Google Play: http://bit.ly/2tEpOJb Stitcher: http://www.stitcher.com/s?fid=139322 and TuneIn: http://bit.ly/2svIk6F Please subscribe, share us with your friends and write a review! Like us on Facebook https://www.facebook.com/NobodyKnewPod/, follow us on Twitter http://twitter.com/NobodyKnewPod, support us at ...

Duration:00:26:44

La Junta

12/27/2017
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New episode! Three months after Maria made landfall in Puerto Rico, the disenfranchised citizens still face a heartbreaking humanitarian crisis. We're on iTunes: http://apple.co/2tCd0Dn Google Play: http://bit.ly/2tEpOJb Stitcher: http://www.stitcher.com/s?fid=139322 and TuneIn: http://bit.ly/2svIk6F Please subscribe, share us with your friends and write a review! Like us on Facebook https://www.facebook.com/NobodyKnewPod/, follow us on Twitter http://twitter.com/NobodyKnewPod,...

Duration:00:24:20

The Market's Animal Spirit

12/11/2017
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New Episode! On the eve of a special election we've been talking about since May, Gabe and Ben discuss Alabama and its consequences for the tax bill. We're on iTunes: http://apple.co/2tCd0Dn Google Play: http://bit.ly/2tEpOJb Stitcher: http://www.stitcher.com/s?fid=139322 and TuneIn: http://bit.ly/2svIk6F Please subscribe, share us with your friends and write a review! Like us on Facebook https://www.facebook.com/NobodyKnewPod/, follow us on Twitter ...

Duration:00:32:20

Robot Armies

12/5/2017
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Duration:00:31:11

The Chickenshit Club

11/16/2017
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New Episode: Book Club!!! Gabe and Ben talk VA elections and AL Senate race before discussing Jesse Eisinger's The Chickenshit Club. We're on iTunes: http://apple.co/2tCd0Dn Google Play: http://bit.ly/2tEpOJb Stitcher: http://www.stitcher.com/s?fid=139322 and TuneIn: http://bit.ly/2svIk6F Please subscribe, share us with your friends and write a review! Like us on Facebook https://www.facebook.com/NobodyKnewPod/, follow us on Twitter http://twitter.com/NobodyKnewPod, support us...

Duration:00:46:03