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A Breath of Dead Air Welcome to the Death Panel, a breath of dead air. We’re a podcast about politics, sex, culture, and the horrors of being a human being in America. Subscribe to our feed on your podcast platform of choice, and join the Panel on Patreon for access to premium episodes, bonus content and more. www.patreon.com/deathpanelpod Your hosts: Beatrice Adler-Bolton, NY-based painter, pharma rat, OG sad girl, and proud owner of an extremely rare immunological disorder Emily Barker, LA-based artist, designer, builder and the most fashionable one woman answer to the question of, "how do you throw a brick when you can't get out of bed?" Vince Patti, NY-based artist, designated Able, Adonis, best dressed for many years running and always ready with the most scalding of tea

A Breath of Dead Air Welcome to the Death Panel, a breath of dead air. We’re a podcast about politics, sex, culture, and the horrors of being a human being in America. Subscribe to our feed on your podcast platform of choice, and join the Panel on Patreon for access to premium episodes, bonus content and more. www.patreon.com/deathpanelpod Your hosts: Beatrice Adler-Bolton, NY-based painter, pharma rat, OG sad girl, and proud owner of an extremely rare immunological disorder Emily Barker, LA-based artist, designer, builder and the most fashionable one woman answer to the question of, "how do you throw a brick when you can't get out of bed?" Vince Patti, NY-based artist, designated Able, Adonis, best dressed for many years running and always ready with the most scalding of tea
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A Breath of Dead Air Welcome to the Death Panel, a breath of dead air. We’re a podcast about politics, sex, culture, and the horrors of being a human being in America. Subscribe to our feed on your podcast platform of choice, and join the Panel on Patreon for access to premium episodes, bonus content and more. www.patreon.com/deathpanelpod Your hosts: Beatrice Adler-Bolton, NY-based painter, pharma rat, OG sad girl, and proud owner of an extremely rare immunological disorder Emily Barker, LA-based artist, designer, builder and the most fashionable one woman answer to the question of, "how do you throw a brick when you can't get out of bed?" Vince Patti, NY-based artist, designated Able, Adonis, best dressed for many years running and always ready with the most scalding of tea

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Episodes

Reclaim Idaho w/ Luke Mayville

5/25/2019
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Co-founder of Reclaim Idaho Luke Mayville joins the Panel to discuss their successful campaign to pass Medicaid expansion in Idaho by ballot initiative, as well as the antidemocratic reforms being brought in Idaho and other states in response. We talk to Luke about the past and future of Reclaim Idaho's efforts, how State legislators responded with a bill to severely limit the public's ability to call ballot measures, their plan to unseat those legislators, and how to build and win state and...

Duration:00:59:34

The Fountainhead (Teaser - Schrödinger's Peep Cam)

5/23/2019
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Subscribe on Patreon and hear the full episode here: www.patreon.com/posts/27056291 (Teaser) It's our 50th episode, and to celebrate Beatrice is in Los Angeles to meet Emily IRL for the very first time. Bea, Emily, and Vince take your questions, and ponder some of the following: How can you be disabled and not be a socialist? Can we replace star signs with blood type? And Vince inaugurates his club night: The Fountainhead, a 'watersports' party for libertarians. 💉 DP EP 50 💉 22 May 2019 If...

Duration:00:05:13

"Affordable" "Access" to a Green New Military

5/17/2019
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The Panel dives into Elizabeth Warren's weirdly ecofash Medium post and "Diamond" Joe Biden's approach to health and climate policy. Then we deep dive into the Gilead pharma hearing from this week, which introduced us to two of our new favorite characters: Rep. Chip Roy (R-Texas), and think tank shill Stephen Ezell. Mild criticism of capitalism makes Chip cry. Alyssa Milano tells friend of the show Imani Barbarin she's a better activist than her. 💉 DP EP 49 💉 17 May 2019 Support us on...

Duration:01:12:18

UNLOCKED - Street Medics w/ JC*

5/15/2019
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*Unlocked* Support us on Patreon for a bonus episode every week - www.patreon.com/deathpanelpod JC* joins the Panel to discuss his work with NYC DSA Medics, being on the ground during Charlottesville, harm reduction programs, and the intersection of capitalism and epidemiology. J* is an EMT, street medic, program director the the NYC DSA opioid overdose prevention program, and a researcher focusing on the intersection of capitalism and population health. *name withheld because SEO is a cop...

Duration:01:11:04

UNLOCKED - Twenty-Xi and Me

5/14/2019
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*Unlocked* 💉 DP EP 26 💉 Originally Posted 27 February 2019 Support us on Patreon for a bonus episode every week - www.patreon.com/deathpanelpod The Panel discusses the controversy surrounding Thermo Fisher, a biotech company that sold equipment to China used to collect genetic information on its Uyghur population. We also touch on the media uproar over CRISPR editing in human embryos, and compare China's social credit scores to programs already in effect in the US. Referenced in this...

Duration:01:03:51

(Teaser) Street Medics w/ JC*

5/14/2019
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Subscribe on Patreon and hear the full episode here: www.patreon.com/posts/26834542 (Teaser) JC* joins the Panel to discuss his work with NYC DSA Medics, being on the ground during Charlottesville, harm reduction programs, and the intersection of capitalism and epidemiology. J* is an EMT, street medic, program director the the NYC DSA opioid overdose prevention program, and a researcher focusing on the intersection of capitalism and population health. *name withheld because SEO is a cop 😈...

Duration:00:03:53

May You Live In Interesting Times

5/11/2019
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The Panel discusses Georgia's "heartbeat" bill and the suite of anti-abortion laws being pushed in state assemblies. Then we dig into Gilead's very underwhelming attempt to deflect activist attention on its PrEP patent, and round up the biggest news from this year's Venice Biennale. 💉 DP EP 47 💉 12 May 2019 Support us on Patreon for a second full episode every week and our backlog of episodes: www.patreon.com/deathpanelpod Referenced in this episode: "The Venice Biennale: Yacht Watch" -...

Duration:01:03:49

Herbal Tea Party Teaser - Bill of Blasio

5/9/2019
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Subscribe on Patreon and hear the full episode here: https://www.patreon.com/posts/26714333 (Teaser) The Panel discusses the history and possibilities behind community-driven survival programs like the Black Panthers' free breakfast program. We also share why we won't be going to the Met gala anytime soon, why Joe Biden has no time to talk about healthcare, and how an obscure New York law could make Jumanee Williams our mayor. Referenced in this episode: "Bending the Bars of Empire from...

Duration:00:05:30

We Needed It Yesterday

5/7/2019
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The Panel reviews the first ever congressional hearing on Medicare for All and the fight that preceded it over who was allowed to testify. We also weigh in on the measles-quarantined Scientology cruise, Mayor Pete’s dogwhistle to anti-vaxxers, and democracy bucks. Sampled audio comes from Ady Barkan’s testimony on Tuesday; watch the full hearing here: https://youtu.be/cnL8cMD_TwE 💉 DP EP 45 💉 5 May 2019 Support us on Patreon for a second full episode every week and our backlog of episodes:...

Duration:01:15:14

Accessible Harassment - May Day Teaser w/ Alana May Johnson

5/1/2019
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Subscribe on Patreon and hear the full episode here: https://www.patreon.com/posts/26516265 (Teaser) The Panel celebrates International Workers' Day with friend of the show Alana May Johnson. We discuss Amazon's automated system for firing workers, the Vox interview about the culture of work that managed to ignore any discussion of capital or worker exploitation, working with a chronic illness, and Richard Kelly's underrated 2006 masterpiece, Southland Tales. 💉 DP EP 44 💉 1 May 2019 Follow...

Duration:00:04:34

BONUS: Drug Take Back Day w/ Artie Vierkant and James La Marre

4/27/2019
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Beatrice and Emily talk to James La Marre and Artie Vierkant (our producer) about their collaboration for this year’s Rhizome 7 on 7 event. Artie and James used an army of bots provided by the artist Constant Dullaart to flood the twitter accounts of pharmaceutical companies with language promoting the public takeback of private pharmaceutical patents. We also discuss the DEA’s own “Drug Takeback Day,” brand hell twitter, and Electronic Disturbance Theater’s acts of electronic civil...

Duration:00:45:18

Debunking Andrew Yang w/ Joshua Citarella

4/26/2019
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Joshua Citarella returns to review the latest developments in the candidacy of Andrew Yang. Days after our last recording with Josh, Yang went on Ben Shapiro's podcast and managed to confirm a good deal of our speculation about his views on social welfare programs. We discuss these, alongside Yang's vision for the perpetuation of private health insurance, Josh's experiences on the Yang Discord server, and a further examination of the right-wing version of UBI. 💉 DP EP 43 💉 28 April 2019...

Duration:00:55:47

(Teaser) Let Dzhokar Vote

4/26/2019
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Subscribe on Patreon and hear the full episode here: www.patreon.com/posts/26334700 (Teaser) The Panel discusses the "scandal" around extending voting rights to the incarcerated, Liz Warren's free sponcon for AT&T subsidiary HBO, and the Democratic Party's private meetings, disclosed in the Times, about what to do about Bernie. Vince gives us a rundown on Twitch and homophobia. Call CNN and tell them to give us a town hall, we'll do a good one. 💉 DP EP 42 💉 24 April 2019 Follow us on...

Duration:00:04:35

Steroid Zizek

4/22/2019
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The Panel discusses the Zizek v. Peterson debate, the climate legislation that passed in New York City council while everyone was yelling about the Mueller report, and picks through some of Liz Warren's more interesting policy proposals. 💉 DP EP 41 💉 21 April 2019 Support us on Patreon for a second full episode every week and our backlog of episodes: www.patreon.com/deathpanelpod Follow us on instagram @deathpanelpodcast and twitter @DeathPanel_Pod 🧬

Duration:01:08:40

(Teaser) Zabar's Cathedral

4/17/2019
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Subscribe on Patreon and hear the full episode here: www.patreon.com/posts/26170979 (Teaser) The Panel unwinds from the distended news cycle to talk texts from Emily's conservative father, replacing the Notre Dame spire, and the surprisingly good Sanders town hall on Fox. Beatrice sends an insurance company rep back to implicit bias training. 💉 DP EP 40 💉 17 April 2019 Follow us on instagram @deathpanelpodcast and twitter @DeathPanel_Pod 🧬

Duration:00:04:52

Inherent Vice

4/13/2019
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The Panel reviews the latest acts of incitement against Ilhan Omar, Bernie Sanders' overhauled Medicare for All bill, and Foxconn's Potemkin village situation in Wisconsin. But first, we reflect on the sick girl narrative spun in a Vice profile of Beatrice, a fashion brand's essentializing of Emily, and the future of rainbow-washing. 💉 DP EP 39 💉 14 April 2019 Support us on Patreon for a bonus episode every week: www.patreon.com/deathpanelpod Follow us on instagram @deathpanelpodcast and...

Duration:01:13:50

UNLOCKED - Something Inspiring w/ Sophie Helf

4/12/2019
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*Unlocked* 💉 DP EP 28 💉Originally Posted 6 March 2019 Support us on Patreon for a bonus episode every week - www.patreon.com/deathpanelpod Beatrice and Vince are joined by little worm Sophie Helf (@jil_slander) to discuss her piece "How I Lost My Legs and Gained ... You Want Me to Say Something Inspiring Here" in The Outline, and her latest shoe review for Garage. We also address Reply Guys, being a cyborg, and Sophie's Preliminary Materials for A Theory of the Dumb Bitch. Finally, Vince...

Duration:01:10:36

(Teaser) Disable Ad Tracking

4/11/2019
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Subscribe on Patreon and hear the full episode here: www.patreon.com/posts/26013802 (Teaser) The Panel discusses surveillance capitalism, Facebook's ongoing ad targeting scandals, and how algorithms used by social media platforms are eugenics in action. Then we wade into a recent study on model bills and the influence of industry lobbying. Beatrice does an entire gram of IV pulse steroids. 💉 DP EP 38 💉 10 April 2019 Follow us on instagram @deathpanelpodcast and twitter @DeathPanel_Pod 🧬

Duration:00:05:14

Netflix And Pill

4/7/2019
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The Panel discusses Pete Buttigieg’s policy of demolishing poor people’s homes in Indiana, Gilead’s “Netflix for drugs” nightmare private/public partnership in Louisiana, Chris Stewart’s “Anti-Socialism Caucus,” and our increasingly rent-seeking service economy. Poe eats a toy. 💉 DP EP 37 💉 7 April 2019 Support us on Patreon for a bonus episode every week: www.patreon.com/deathpanelpod Referenced in this episode: Nathan Robinson, "All About Pete" -...

Duration:01:08:52

(Teaser) Hope For None

4/4/2019
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Subscribe on Patreon and hear the full episode here: www.patreon.com/posts/25847884 (Teaser) 36 - Hope For None The Panel discusses the US Supreme Court's decision in Bucklew v. Precythe on torture and the death penalty before diving into CMS Administrator Seema Verma's corruption scandal and recent op-ed "Medicare for All Means Hope for None." We also discuss recent disclosures that Nancy Pelosi's people are fishing for anti-M4A talking points, and consider ways to #disrupt the capital...

Duration:00:03:54