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Episodes

The crisis that made Trump possible – with special guest Ari Berman

8/3/2020
Ari Berman on Twitter: @AriBerman Buy Ari's book Give Us The Ballot HERE. Ari Berman at Mother Jones: Hidden Figures: How Donald Trump Is Rigging the Census Timothy E. Wirth & Tom Rogers at Newsweek: How Trump Could Lose the Election—And Still Remain President Help Progressives Everywhere support Texas Democrat Sharon Hirsch in TX-66 by clicking HERE. Progressives Everywhere's website: ProgressivesEverywhere.org Support Progressives Everywhere by becoming a Patreon donor HERE. Jordan's...

Duration:00:41:39

Do Republicans WANT another depression??? – with special guest Michael Linden

7/27/2020
Michael Linden on Twitter: @MichaelSLinden The Groundwork Collaborative on Twitter: @Groundwork Visit the Groundwork Collaborative at Groundworkcollaborative.org. Help Progressives Everywhere help support North Carolina Democrats, especially Marcia Morgan, by clicking HERE. Progressives Everywhere's website: ProgressivesEverywhere.org Support Progressives Everywhere by becoming a Patreon donor HERE. Jordan's important project: Election-Calendar.com Give us a five-star review at iTunes! The...

Duration:00:49:05

Teachers – The DeVos antidote — with special guest Mitchell Robinson

7/20/2020
Mitchell Robinson on Twitter: @MRobmused Mitchell Robinson at Eclectablog: Never Let A Good Crisis Go To Waste: Michigan Ed Reform Edition Mitchell Robinson at Eclectablog: Betsy DeVos Isn’t Serious About Reopening Schools: Here’s How We Know https://twitter.com/mrobmused/status/1281192515551584257 https://twitter.com/mrobmused/status/1281063282158309377 Help Progressives Everywhere help support organizations fighting for the expansion of voting rights by clicking HERE....

Duration:00:57:38

Don’t let John Roberts fool you – with special guest Univ. of Michigan law professor Leah Litman

7/13/2020
Leah Litman on Twitter: @LeahLitman Leah Litman's Strict Scrutiny podcast is at StrictScutinyPodcast.com The Strict Scrutiny podcast on Twitter: @StrictScrutiny_ Leah Litman at the Take Care blog: June Medical As The New Casey Richard Hasen & Leah Litman at the Georgetown Law Journal: Thin and Thick Conceptions of the Nineteenth Amendment Right to Vote and Congress’s Power to Enforce It Josh Gerstein & Kyle Cheney at Politico: Supreme Court splits on Trump tax cases, potentially shielding...

Duration:00:40:49

A conversation with prison abolitionist Miriame Kaba

7/6/2020
The original podcast where this interview was aired is HERE. Mariame Kaba's personal website: MariameKaba.com Mariame Kaba on Twitter: @PrisonCulture Mariame Kaba at The New Inquiry: Free Us All Info on the Prison Industrial Complex (PIC) at Mariame Kaba's site U.S. Prison Culture: What is the PIC? Info on Abolition and the Prison Industrial Complex at CriticalResistance.org: What is the PIC? What is Abolition? The #FreeBresha website: FreeBresha.wordpress.com The #SurvivedAndPunished...

Duration:00:44:54

A system designed only to benefit born-billionaire Betsy DeVos – with special guest columnist Helaine Olen

6/29/2020
Helaine Olen on Twitter: @HelaineOlen Buy Helaine's book Pound Foolish: Exposing the Dark Side of the Personal Finance Industry HERE. Helaine Olen's work at The Washington Post is HERE. Helaine Olen at The Washington Post: Betsy DeVos is an abysmal failure and our nation’s schoolchildren are paying the price Helaine Olen at The Washington Post: We’re in a pandemic. Why have we stopped talking about Medicare-for-all? Helaine Olen at The Washington Post: Retirement in America is already...

Duration:00:51:23

How the rich weaponized racism – with special guest Dr. Ian Haney-López

6/22/2020
Dr. Ian Haney-López on Twitter: @IanHaneyLopez Ian Haney-López's website: IanHaneyLopez.com Purchase Merge Left: Fusing Race and Class, Winning Elections, and Saving America HERE. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=FgI3zYl0XgE https://twitter.com/IanHaneyLopez/status/1272648530239221760 Help Progressives Everywhere help elect Joanna Cattanach in Texas's 108th House District by clicking HERE. Read Jordan's interview with her HERE. Progressives Everywhere's website: ProgressivesEverywhere.org...

Duration:00:55:51

The folks who almost killed America – with very special guest Rochelle Riley

6/15/2020
Rochelle Riley on Twitter: @RochelleRiley The Detroit Arts, Culture & Entrepreneurship (ACE): @DetroitACES Rochelle Riley's website: RochelleRiley.com To purchase Rochelle Riley's book The Burden: African Americans and the Enduring Impact of Slavery, click HERE. Read more about The Burden HERE. Help Progressives Everywhere help elect Sara Tindall Ghazal in Georgia’s 45th House District by clicking HERE. Click HERE to donate to bail funds across the country to help protestors deal with cash...

Duration:00:51:32

Fixing the Injustice System – with special guest Eli Savit

6/8/2020
Eli Savit on Twitter: @EliNSavit Eli Savit's website: Eli2020.com https://twitter.com/EliNSavit/status/1268390915816783878 Make a donation to Eli's campaign by clicking HERE. Help Progressives Everywhere help elect Mondaire Jones in New York’s 17th district by clicking HERE. Click HERE to donate to bail funds across the country to help protestors deal with cash bail. https://twitter.com/jordanzakarin/status/1268382283582627841 Progressives Everywhere's website: ProgressivesEverywhere.org...

Duration:01:02:37

A future worth making – with special guest communications specialist Anat Shenker-Osorio

6/1/2020
Anat Shenker-Osorio on Twitter: @anatosaurus Listen to the essential Words to Win By podcast HERE. https://twitter.com/anatosaurus/status/1259197229295792128 Help Progressives Everywhere help grassroots organizations working for racial justice and justice for George Floyd by clicking HERE. Click HERE to donate to bail funds across the country to help protestors deal with cash bail. https://twitter.com/jordanzakarin/status/1267225919212728320 Sign up for Jordan's newsletter Pandemic Stories...

Duration:01:06:07

Trump reminds you to vote by mail — with special guest Michigan Sec. of State Jocelyn Benson

5/25/2020
Jocelyn Benson on Twitter: @JocelynBenson Purchase Jocelyn Benson's book State Secretaries of State: Guardians of the Democratic Process HERE. Todd Spangler at The Detroit Free Press: Secretary of State: All Michigan voters will get absentee ballot applications at home Annie Reneau at Upworthy: Trump tried to troll Michigan's Secretary of State on voting laws. It didn't end well for him. Jon King at WHMI: Livingston County Clerk Says Secretary Of State "Blatantly Disregarded" Law Help...

Duration:00:41:48

Don’t just praise the heroes, PAY the heroes – with special guest U.S. Senator Gary Peters

5/18/2020
Senator Gary Peters on Twitter: @GaryPeters and @SenGaryPeters Peters Announces Coronavirus “Heroes Fund” Proposal, Calls for $25,000 Pay Increase for Essential Workers on Frontlines of Pandemic Response Peters: Air Force Must Immediately Prioritize PFAS Cleanup Efforts at Former Wurtsmith Base in Oscoda Make a donation to make sure Gary Peters keeps his seat in the U.S. Senate at PetersForMichigan.com. Progressives Everywhere on Twitter: @Progressives50 Help Progressives Everywhere help...

Duration:00:50:46

Letting the vulnerable die – with special guest Sawyer Hackett, spokesperson for Sec. Julián Castro

5/11/2020
Sawyer Hackett on Twitter: @SawyerHackett Sec. Castro on Twitter: @JulianCastro https://twitter.com/SawyerHackett/status/1257336374052732929 https://twitter.com/JulianCastro/status/1258531681603993602 David M. Perry's interview with Julián Castro at Gen: How the Government Can Avoid a Housing Catastrophe. Progressives Everywhere on Twitter: @Progressives50 Help Progressives Everywhere pass progressive ballot initiatives around the country by clicking HERE and to support service workers and...

Duration:00:46:41

An authoritarian P.T. Barnum – with special guest rhetoric professor Jennifer Mercieca

5/4/2020
Jennifer Mercieca on Twitter: @jenmercieca Jennifer Mercieca's website: JenniferMercieca.com Pre-purchase Jennifer Mercieca's book Demagogue for President: The Rhetorical Genius of Donald Trump HERE Progressives Everywhere on Twitter: @Progressives50 Help Progressives Everywhere elect Christine Morse to Michigan's 61st House District by clicking HERE and to support service workers and artists impacted by the coronavirus epidemic by clicking HERE. Chris Savage at Eclectablog: This week’s...

Duration:00:57:41

A terrifying gift – with special guest historian and journalist David M. Perry

4/27/2020
David M. Perry on Twitter: @Lollardfish David M. Perry at CNN.com: Today's biggest act of patriotic love David M. Perry's interview with Julián Castro at Gen is HERE. Other good historians to follow on Twitter are Monica H. Green (@MonicaMedHist)and Matt Gabriele (@Prof_Gabriele.) Progressives Everywhere on Twitter: @Progressives50 Help Progressives Everywhere elect progressives everywhere, especially those running against Republicans who are being especially shitty during the COVID-19...

Duration:00:52:38

Why Wall Street LOVES this pandemic – with special guest David Dayen of The American Prospect

4/20/2020
David Dayen on Twitter: @DDayen The American Prospect online is at Prospect.org. The American Prospect on Twitter: @TheProspect Purchase David Dayen's first book Chain of Title: How Three Ordinary Americans Uncovered Wall Street's Great Foreclosure Fraud HERE. https://twitter.com/ddayen/status/1251640596751454208 David Dayen at The American Prospect: Your Coronavirus Check Is Coming. Your Bank Can Grab It. David Dayen at The American Prospect: Unsanitized: Mnuchin Knew Two Weeks Ago That...

Duration:00:59:19

Why is COVID-19 so deadly for Black people? wsg Michigan Lt. Gov. Garlin Gilchrist

4/13/2020
Lt. Gov. Garlin Gilchrist on Twitter: @LtGovGilchrist https://twitter.com/LtGovGilchrist/status/1248330856269307904 For information about how you can help during this pandemic, go to Michigan.gov/FightCovid19 Essential thread on the disparate impact COVID-19 is having on Black Americans: https://twitter.com/michaelharriot/status/1246629670570901504 Stacey Patton at The Washington Post: The pathology of American racism is making the pathology of the coronavirus worse...

Duration:00:50:41

The one thing Donald Trump has done that surprised me – wsg Michael Grunwald from Politico

4/6/2020
Michael Grunwald on Twitter: @MikeGrunwald Buy Michael Grunwald's book The New New Deal in paperback HERE and for Kindle HERE. Buy Michael Grunwald's book The Swamp: The Everglades, Florida, and the Politics of Paradise HERE. Michael Grunwald at Politico: The corporate bailout doesn't include the limits Democrats promised Michael Grunwald at Politico: What Trump’s Trillion-Dollar Bailout Gets Right, and Wrong Michael Grunwald at Politico: The Mega-Bailout Leaves 4 Mega-Questions Michael...

Duration:00:52:50

The fight to vote – with special guest elections attorney Marc E. Elias

3/30/2020
Marc E. Elias on Twitter: @marceelias Marc's website: Democracy Docket Listen to Marc on David Plouffe's Campaign HQ podcast HERE. Marc's "four pillars to safeguard voting rights with vote by mail": Postage must be free or prepaid by the government Ballots postmarked on or before Election Day must count Signature matching laws need to be reformed to protect voters Community organizations should be permitted to help collect and deliver voted, sealed ballots Progressives Everywhere on Twitter:...

Duration:00:53:06

“They literally made stuff up” – with Trump EPA whistleblower Jeff Alson

3/23/2020
Robinson Meyer at The Atlantic: ‘We Knew They Had Cooked the Books’ - The Trump administration’s attempt to kill one of America’s strongest climate policies has been a complete debacle. Juliet Eilperin and Brady Dennis at The Washington Post: Trump promised his mileage standards would make cars cheaper and safer. New documents raise doubts about that. Coral Davenport at The New York Times: Trump’s Path to Weaker Fuel Efficiency Rules May Lead to a Dead End Progressives Everywhere on Twitter:...

Duration:00:53:48