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The show includes live interviews, listener call-ins, clips from television and radio programs related to politics and current events, and other segments.

The show includes live interviews, listener call-ins, clips from television and radio programs related to politics and current events, and other segments.
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Virginia Beach, VA

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The show includes live interviews, listener call-ins, clips from television and radio programs related to politics and current events, and other segments.

Twitter:

@dpakman

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English


Episodes

The David Pakman Show - June 19, 2018

6/19/2018
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--On the Show: --Amy Julia Harris, investigative reporter for Reveal from The Center for Investigative Reporting, joins David to discuss her shocking investigation into abusive drug rehabilitation programs around the country --Whistleblower Antar Davidson exposes conditions at child detention centers connected to the Trump policy of increasing separation of migrant children from their families; Davidson admits that he quit after being told he was to enforce a "no hugging" rule for migrant...

Duration:00:55:12

The David Pakman Show - June 18, 2018

6/18/2018
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--On the Show: --As former Trump campaign chairman Paul Manafort is re-indicted and sent to jail, logical fallacies pour out of Donald Trump to try to both defend Manafort but distance himself from his own former top campaign official --In a bizarre interview after the jailing of former Trump campaign chairman Paul Manafort, attorney Alan Dershowitz says it is unfair for Paul Manafort to be jailed with thousands of poor people and minorities --As the trade war escalates between the US and...

Duration:00:56:31

The David Pakman Show - June 15, 2018

6/15/2018
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--On the Show: --Classic Interview: Joe Haldeman, Vietnam veteran and author of "The Forever War" and "Work Done For Hire," joins David to discuss science fiction writing and his time in the military --Donald Trump fails to take North Korean dictator Kim Jong-un's atrocities seriously in an interview with Fox News' Bret Baier aboard Air Force One --Caller discusses the 2018 World Cup and whether David thinks Argentina will take home the gold --Caller asks about the role of identity...

Duration:00:57:01

The David Pakman Show - June 14, 2018

6/14/2018
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--On the Show: --Progressive Democratic candidate Summer Lee has defeated incumbent Democratic Pennsylvania State Representative Paul Costa and joins David to discuss her platform and campaign --Donald Trump's lawyer Michael Cohen has been abandoned by his legal team, which is quitting, and it is now very likely he will flip and cooperate with federal investigators --As Donald Trump's lawyer Michael Cohen loses his legal team and will likely cooperate with investigators, the Trump...

Duration:00:56:58

The David Pakman Show - June 13, 2018

6/13/2018
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--On the Show: --Luke Vargas, Chief Foreign Correspondent for Talk Media News, joins David from Singapore to discuss the fallout and consequences of the Trump / Kim Jong-un summit, and the future of US relations with North Korea --A real media dystopia continues to develop as a judge approves the purchase of Time Warner by AT&T just says after the net neutrality repeal is enacted --Donald Trump publicly says that he will punish "the people of Canada" as a result of Canadian Prime Minister...

Duration:00:56:59

The David Pakman Show - June 12, 2018

6/12/2018
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--On the Show: --The conclusion to our interview with Andrew Torrez, attorney and co-host of the Opening Arguments podcast, who joined David to discuss the actual limits, of any, of Donald Trump’s pardon power, and much more --President Donald Ttrump and North Korean dictator Kim Jong-un meet in Singapore and come out of the meeting with a vague, unenforceable un-actionable one page "deal" that is almost identical to prior agreements with North Korea --Former NBA basketball player...

Duration:00:56:26

The David Pakman Show - June 11, 2018

6/11/2018
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--On the Show: --Andrew Torrez, attorney and co-host of the Opening Arguments podcast, joins David to discuss the actual limits, of any, of Donald Trump's pardon power, and much more --Famed chef, television host, and writer Anthony Bourdain is found dead by suicide in the midst of a horrific suicide epidemic impacting the United States in a massive way --The David Pakman Show has expanded, cut commercials, and done a bunch of other great things! --President Donald Trump is totally...

Duration:00:56:52

The David Pakman Show - June 8, 2018

6/8/2018
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--On the Show: --Fox News host Sean Hannity offers tongue-in-cheek advice to those wrapped up in Robert Mueller's Trump-Russia investigation, saying they should delete all communication records and "acid wash" their hard drives --Caller wonders whether the United States government is actually a plutocracy or kakistocracy --Caller questions whether Democrats have a shot at winning in the South --Caller asks about David's position on conservative talk show host Larry Elder --Caller is a...

Duration:00:51:56

The David Pakman Show - June 7, 2018

6/7/2018
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--On the Show: --The conclusion to our interview with, Eric Turkheimer, Professor of Psychology at the University of Virginia, who joined David to discuss IQ, including connections to environment, race, ethnicity, and more --Donald Trump told Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau, in justifying recent tariffs on Canada, that Canadians burned down the White House in 1812, which is not true --Donald Trump's acting director of the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau Mick Mulvaney fires...

Duration:00:50:38

The David Pakman Show - June 6, 2018

6/6/2018
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--On the Show: --Eric Turkheimer, Professor of Psychology at the University of Virginia, joins David to discuss IQ, including connections to environment, race, ethnicity, and more --In a moment of epic hilarity, two men kneel during Donald Trump's fake replacement White House national anthem ceremony, meant as a substitute to the White House visit by the Super Bowl champion Philadelphia Eagles --Funny video from Donald Trump's fake replacement national anthem rally -- a substitute for a...

Duration:00:51:29

The David Pakman Show - June 5, 2018

6/5/2018
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--On the Show: --The conclusion to our interview with Richard McGowan, Professor at Boston College, who joins David to discuss policy related to vices, ranging from cannabis legalization to sugar taxes and more --In what shouldn't really be shocking news to anybody, most things are not black and white, despite what the new alt-right, anti-SJW, free speech warrior, and intellectual dark web movements want you to believe --The Supreme Court rules in favor of the anti-gay baker from...

Duration:00:51:38

The David Pakman Show - June 4, 2018

6/4/2018
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--On the Show: --Richard McGowan, Professor at Boston College, joins David to discuss policy related to vices, ranging from cannabis legalization to sugar taxes and more --Rising conservative hero Candace Owens is stunning ignorant, as exposed acutely during a recently interview with Joe Rogan --Donald Trump claims that a letter from North Korean leader Kim Jong-un was "very nice" and "interesting, and just minutes later claims not to know what's in the letter since he hadn't yet read...

Duration:00:53:05

The David Pakman Show - June 1, 2018

6/1/2018
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--On the Show: --Classic Interview: AC Grayling, Professor of Philosophy and Master of New College of the Humanities, London, joins David to discuss humanism, secularism, and morality without religion --A Harvard study finds that 4,645 people were killed as a result of the devastating effects of Hurricane Maria in Puerto Rico, far surpassing the 64 deaths that were initially reported --Caller asks whether raising the minimum wage to $15 per hour would be bad for businesses --Caller...

Duration:00:51:41

The David Pakman Show - May 31, 2018

5/31/2018
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--On the Show: --Ryan Cooper, National Correspondent for The Week, joins David to discuss his article "The fall of Roseanne the bigot" --The FBI is reconstructing shredded documents found during the raid of Donald Trump attorney Michael Cohen's hotel room and office, yet another signal that things will not end well for Cohen --$6 million of the money raised by 2016 Green Party Presidential candidate Jill Stein has evaporated without any campaign finance disclosures filed by the campaign...

Duration:00:51:40

The David Pakman Show - May 30, 2018

5/30/2018
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--On the Show: --The conclusion to our interview with Douglas Lain, podcaster, YouTuber, publisher, and author, who joins David to discuss the appeal of pseudo-intellectualism --Total chaos in Italy as President Sergio Mattarella blocks the formation of a new government with a majority coalition that includes the far-right League party --Roseanne Barr's rebooted sitcom "Roseanne" is cancelled by ABC within hours of her racist Twitter rant, including referring to former African-American...

Duration:00:51:44

The David Pakman Show - May 29, 2018

5/29/2018
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--On the Show: --Douglas Lain, podcaster, YouTuber, publisher, and author, joins David to discuss the appeal of pseudo-intellectualism --Donald Trump's political impotence grows as North Korean leader Kim Jong-un and South Korean President Moon Jae-in meet in a surprise summit shortly after Trump's announcement that the North Korean summit is canceled --Rudy Giuliani's behavior since joining Donald Trump's legal team has been so erratic and counterproductive that one must wonder whether...

Duration:00:51:15

The David Pakman Show - May 28, 2018

5/28/2018
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MEMORIAL DAY / NO SHOW / CLASSIC EPISODE FROM MARCH 29, 2018 --On the Show: --Steve Almond, author of the new book “Bad Stories: What the Hell Just Happened to Our Country," joins David to discuss the book --A bombshell report based on recent court filings from Robert Mueller's investigation exposes that Trump staffer Rick Gates knowingly coordinated with a Russian intelligence operative during the 2016 campaign --The New York Times breaks the story that Trump's former lawyer John Dowd...

Duration:00:57:34

The David Pakman Show - May 25, 2018

5/25/2018
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--On the Show: --The Environmental Protection Agency, led by its director Scott Pruitt, ban the Associated Press and CNN from attending its national summit on contaminants in drinking water --Caller asks about gun rights for minors and sensible gun control measures --Caller wonders what would happen if Republicans ignore a damning final report made by special counsel Robert Mueller against President Trump --Caller asks about Jonathan Haidt, Jordan Peterson, and a few other...

Duration:00:51:47

The David Pakman Show - May 24, 2018

5/24/2018
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--On the Show: --David Patrikarakos, Contributing Editor at The Daily Beast, contributing writer at Politico, and author of the book "War in 140 Characters: How Social Media Is Reshaping Conflict in the Twenty-First Century," joins David to discuss the increasing power and importance of social media for political activism --The Trump North Korea summit is, not surprisingly, canceled, and Donald Trump will not be meeting with Kim Jong-Un --It is revealed that Donald Trump's personal...

Duration:00:52:35

The David Pakman Show - May 23, 2018

5/23/2018
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--On the Show: --Lawrence Norden, Deputy Director of the Democracy Program at NYU Law School’s Brennan Center for Justice, joins David to discuss voting integrity for the upcoming 2018 midterm elections, including voting machines, Russia, disinformation tactics, and much more --The upcoming summit between the US and Donald Trump with North Korean leader Kim Jong-un is quickly imploding, as Trump now refers to it merely as something that "might" happen, and Kim Jong-Un reportedly fears a...

Duration:00:52:29