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The politics podcast for fighting back and staying sane in the age of the Donald Trump presidency. Join your bipartisan co-hosts Matt and Wes as we talk political news and activism, interview candidates and officials, and delve into just what is going on in our country.

The politics podcast for fighting back and staying sane in the age of the Donald Trump presidency. Join your bipartisan co-hosts Matt and Wes as we talk political news and activism, interview candidates and officials, and delve into just what is going on in our country.
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The politics podcast for fighting back and staying sane in the age of the Donald Trump presidency. Join your bipartisan co-hosts Matt and Wes as we talk political news and activism, interview candidates and officials, and delve into just what is going on in our country.

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Episode 18: Enemies of the People

8/9/2018
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Trump has escalated his war on the press in recent weeks, claiming that they are the "enemies of the people." Tune in for a thoughtful discussion on the influence that Trump is having on the press (and vice versa). Also, Alex Jones and InfoWars have been kicked off of multiple media platforms. Or maybe it was all a false flag operation staged by crisis actors. Either way, Matt and Wes talk about claims that Jones has had his First Amendment rights violated. Be sure to check us out...

Duration:00:51:31

Episode 17: Fifty Shades of Orange

7/26/2018
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The last few weeks have been rough for our country, so join us for some catharsis as we unload on Trump's European tour, his submission to Putin, and his rage-tweet diplomacy. Be sure to check us out online! www.voicesresist.com Twitter: @VoicesResist Facebook: @VoicesResist iTunes: https://itunes.apple.com/us/podcast/voices-of-the-resistance/id1343474750 Stitcher: https://www.stitcher.com/podcast/voices-of-the-resistance "Hiding Your Reality" Kevin MacLeod...

Duration:00:47:18

Episode 16: Russian to Judgement

7/12/2018
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Donald Trump has named his nominee to the Supreme Court. How bad is it? We take a look at Brett Kavanaugh's record and discuss what he may mean for the SCOTUS. Also, GOP lawmakers spent their Fourth of July in Russia trying to make nice with the Putin regime. Hooray for independence! Be sure to check us out online! www.voicesresist.com Twitter: @VoicesResist Facebook: @VoicesResist iTunes: https://itunes.apple.com/us/podcast/voices-of-the-resistance/id1343474750 Stitcher:...

Duration:00:44:16

Episode 15: A Civil DIscussion

6/28/2018
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Surprise! It turns out trade wars aren't as easy to win as some people thing. Tune in for this week's episode as your hosts discuss Trump's tariffs and also delve into the hot topic of civility in politics. In addition, we have a special activism update regarding the Supreme Court. Be sure to check us out online! www.voicesresist.com Twitter: @VoicesResist Facebook: @VoicesResist iTunes: https://itunes.apple.com/us/podcast/voices-of-the-resistance/id1343474750 Stitcher:...

Duration:00:49:01

Bonus Episode: On Family Separation

6/21/2018
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In this unscheduled special episode, we discuss the Trump administration's "zero tolerance" immigration policy, the separation of children from their parents, and the need to #KeepFamiliesTogether. Find a Keep Families Together event here: https://act.moveon.org/event/families-belong-together_attend1/search/ Be sure to check us out online! www.voicesresist.com Twitter: @VoicesResist Facebook: @VoicesResist iTunes: ...

Duration:00:56:45

Episode 14: We're America, B----!

6/14/2018
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A White House official declared recently that the Trump doctrine on foreign policy was as follows: "We're America, b----!" In the past week, the world has gotten to see just what that means. Join us as we discuss the G-7 debacle, the North Korea summit, and where the US currently stands on the world stage. Be sure to check us out online! www.voicesresist.com Twitter: @VoicesResist Facebook: @VoicesResist iTunes: ...

Duration:00:36:11

Episode 13: Collusion Confusion

5/31/2018
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Matt and Wes are back from hiatus! In our newest episode, the guys talk about Trump's escalating attacks on the Mueller probe, possible endgames for the investigation, and why the right is still ranting about Hillary Clinton. PSA: Moving forward, we will be producing podcasts on a bi-weekly basis in order to provide the best possible content and quality for our listeners. Be sure to check us out online! www.voicesresist.com Twitter: @VoicesResist Facebook: @VoicesResist iTunes: ...

Duration:00:41:57

Episode 12: Comey to America

4/19/2018
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What a week! Comey's talking, Ryan's quitting, and Trump's bombing...Syria. We break it all down in this can't-miss episode. Also, an impromptu tribute to Barbara Bush, whose passing was announced during the recording of this episode. Be sure to check us out online! www.voicesresist.com Twitter: @VoicesResist Facebook: @VoicesResist iTunes: https://itunes.apple.com/us/podcast/voices-of-the-resistance/id1343474750 Stitcher:...

Duration:00:38:26

Episode 11: MAGA - My Attorney's Getting Arrested

4/12/2018
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Did you make it through the week without having your office raided by the FBI? Congratulations! You had a much better week than Donald Trump's lawyer. Also, is it the Obama economy or the Trump economy? Tune in for a bipartisan discussion. Be sure to check us out online! www.voicesresist.com Twitter: @VoicesResist Facebook: @VoicesResist iTunes: https://itunes.apple.com/us/podcast/voices-of-the-resistance/id1343474750 Stitcher:...

Duration:00:41:11

Episode 10: Jess Phoenix Interview

4/5/2018
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It's the 10th episode of the Voices of the Resistance podcast! We celebrate by welcoming California congressional candidate Jess Phoenix to the show. Find out more about Jess and her campaign in California's 25th District at www.jess2018.com. Also, Matt and Wes talk about Sinclair Broadcasting and the future of journalism. Be sure to check us out online! www.voicesresist.com Twitter: @VoicesResist Facebook: @VoicesResist iTunes: ...

Duration:00:29:06

Episode 9: BoltOn - Apply Directly to the Warhead

3/29/2018
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On this week's episode, Wes is back from the wilderness and ready to discuss the March for our Lives and the hiring of John Bolton. Also, the hosts discuss the history of presidential impeachment. Be sure to check us out online! www.voicesresist.com Twitter: @VoicesResist Facebook: @VoicesResist iTunes: https://itunes.apple.com/us/podcast/voices-of-the-resistance/id1343474750 Stitcher: https://www.stitcher.com/podcast/voices-of-the-resistance "Hiding Your Reality" Kevin...

Duration:00:39:37

Episode 8: Putin on the Ritz

3/22/2018
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On this week's episode, Matt and special guest host Evie Simmons work through a crazy week full of firings, hirings, and DO NOT CONGRATULATEs. Also, activism updates on the March for our Lives, the Pennsylvania House map, and Earth Day. Be sure to check us out online! www.voicesresist.com Twitter: @VoicesResist Facebook: @VoicesResist iTunes: https://itunes.apple.com/us/podcast/voices-of-the-resistance/id1343474750 Stitcher:...

Duration:00:52:27

Episode 7: Donald Goes to Pennsylvania

3/15/2018
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Donald Trump held a rally in Pennsylvania last weekend. Did he say anything crazy and terrifying? You bet he did! Take a listen as Matt and Wes break down another insane speech. Also, we talk the Republicans of the House Intelligence Committee ended their Russia investigation. Plus, a closing thought on Betsy DeVos. Be sure to check us out online! www.voicesresist.com Twitter: @VoicesResist Facebook: @VoicesResist iTunes: ...

Duration:00:47:06

Episode 6: Trade Wars - A Lost Hope

3/8/2018
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On an action-packed episode of Voices of the Resistance, Matt and Wes talk tariffs and trade wars and break down the upcoming PA18 special election. Also, Wes tries to untangle the web of connections between Donald Trump's businesses and Russia. Plus, a special message on behalf of ousted Trump officials who need your help. Be sure to check us out online! www.voicesresist.com Twitter: @VoicesResist Facebook: @VoicesResist iTunes: ...

Duration:00:49:45

Episode 5: The Conservative Coachella

3/1/2018
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This week, Wes and Matt discuss DACA, CPAC, NRA, and other acronyms! Also, a closing thought on Trump's response to Parkland. Be sure to check us out online! www.voicesresist.com Twitter: @VoicesResist Facebook: @VoicesResist iTunes: https://itunes.apple.com/us/podcast/voices-of-the-resistance/id1343474750 "Hiding Your Reality" Kevin MacLeod (incompetech.com) Licensed under Creative Commons: By Attribution 3.0 License http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0

Duration:00:39:51

Episode 4: After Parkland

2/22/2018
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One week after the Parkland massacre, Matt and Wes discuss guns, the NRA, and where we go from here. Be sure to check us out online! www.voicesresist.com Twitter: @VoicesResist Facebook: @VoicesResist iTunes: https://itunes.apple.com/us/podcast/voices-of-the-resistance/id1343474750 "Hiding Your Reality" Kevin MacLeod (incompetech.com) Licensed under Creative Commons: By Attribution 3.0 License http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0

Duration:00:47:41

Episode 3: Omar Vaid Interview

2/15/2018
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On this week's podcast, Matt, Wes, and Evie delve deeply into the Trump budget. Activism Updates: Promising results from the Missouri special elections! Plus, Matt sits down with Omar Vaid, Democratic candidate for the House of Representatives in New York's 11th district. Check him out at www.omarvaid.com. Be sure to check us out online! www.voicesresist.com Twitter: @VoicesResist Facebook: @VoicesResist iTunes: ...

Duration:01:06:51

Episode 2: Treason, Rants, and Gerald Ford

2/8/2018
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On this week's episode, Matt and Wes discuss Trump's statement that the Democrats were "treasonous" at his State of the Union address and also follow up on the Memo debacle. Activism Updates: March for Science 2018 and Pennsylvania gerrymandering In a new segment, the guys Blow Off Some Steam. Finally, Wes shares some history and breaks down the difference between Donald Trump and Gerald Ford. Be sure to check us out online! www.voicesresist.com Twitter: @VoicesResist Facebook:...

Duration:00:44:40

Episode 1: Allison Galbraith Interview and Trump v FBI

2/1/2018
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In the first episode of the Voices of the Resistance podcast, Matt interviews Allison Galbraith, Democratic congressional candidate for Maryland's first district. Also, Matt, Wes, and guest co-host Evie Simmons talk about the ongoing war between Trump and the FBI. Check out Voices of the Resistance on Twitter or Facebook (@VoicesResist) and on our web site at www.voicesresist.com. To learn more about Allison Galbraith, visit www.allisonforcongress.com. "Hiding Your Reality" Kevin...

Duration:01:20:45