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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 - December 7, 2018

12/7/2018
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--On the Show: --Classic Interview: Amy Johnson, psychologist, life coach, and author, joins David to discuss the search for self-actualization, mindfulness, and enlightenment in modern society --FCC Chairman Ajit Pai admits that Russia interfered in the debate on whether to gut net neutrality --Caller wonders if Trump's flip-flop on military spending has to do with the stock market decline --Caller discusses the disasters of Republican-supported trickle-down economics --Caller talks...

Duration:00:57:48

The David Pakman Show - December 6, 2018

12/6/2018
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--On the Show: --Cara Brown-McCormick, co-founder of the Committee for Ranked Choice Voting in Maine, joins David to discuss the successful campaign to instate ranked choice voting in Maine --Thousands of ballots have allegedly been destroyed in the North Carolina 9th district House race, which was decided by only 905 votes in favor of Republican Mark Harris, where election fraud appears more and more likely --Donald Trump doesn't care about exploding the deficit because "I won't be here"...

Duration:00:55:48

The David Pakman Show - December 5, 2018

12/5/2018
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--On the Show: –The conclusion to David's interview with Steven Pearlstein, business and economics columnist at the Washington Post, Professor of Public Affairs at George Washington University, and author of “Can American Capitalism Survive, Why Greed is Not Good, Opportunity is Not Equal and Fairness Won’t Make Us Poor,” who joins David to discuss capitalism, inequality, and much more --A sentencing memo from Robert Mueller indicates that indicted former Trump National Security Advisor...

Duration:00:58:18

The David Pakman Show - December 4, 2018

12/4/2018
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--On the Show: --Steven Pearlstein, business and economics columnist at the Washington Post, Professor of Public Affairs at George Washington University, and author of "Can American Capitalism Survive, Why Greed is Not Good, Opportunity is Not Equal and Fairness Won’t Make Us Poor," joins David to discuss capitalism, inequality, and much more --How Donald Trump and Jordan Peterson appeal to insecure men --Republicans finally have a real "voter fraud" scandal, in reality election fraud, in...

Duration:00:59:53

The David Pakman Show - December 3, 2018

12/3/2018
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--On the Show: --Bill Scher, Contributing Editor to Politico Magazine and host of the "New Books in Politics" podcast, joins David to discuss the failed attempt to oust Nancy Pelosi as Speaker of the House, and the future of Democrats and emissions legislation --Former President George H W Bush passes away at age 94 and we discuss the balance between respect and realism when remember past political figures --Donald Trump, like a tantruming child, demands an aide "get me out of here" at...

Duration:01:01:30

The David Pakman Show - November 30, 2018

11/30/2018
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--On the Show: --In the context of decreasing religiosity in the United States, it's becoming increasingly clear that advancements in science, technology, and medicine won't be coming from religious institutions as they once did --Caller talks about the ever-increasing frequency of mass shootings in the United States --Caller discuss Kurdistani and Israeli politics --Caller wonders whether unarmed black men are indeed being shot by police at alarming rates --Caller asks David why he...

Duration:00:57:13

The David Pakman Show - November 29, 2018

11/29/2018
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--On the Show: --The conclusion to our interview with Peter Simi, Professor of Sociology at Chapman University and co-author of the book “American Swastika: Inside the White Power Movement’s Hidden Spaces of Hate,” who joins David to discuss his research into white supremacist and white nationalist groups, as well as how white supremacists get into and out of the movements, and why Donald Trump is so appealing to these extremist groups --Donald Trump tweets a photoshopped picture of his...

Duration:01:00:04

The David Pakman Show - November 28, 2018

11/28/2018
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--On the Show: --Peter Simi, Professor of Sociology at Chapman University and co-author of the book "American Swastika: Inside the White Power Movement's Hidden Spaces of Hate," joins David to discuss his research into white supremacist and white nationalist groups, as well as how white supremacists get into and out of the movements --Donald Trump's latest unhinged interview, this one given to the Washington Post, is a totally unhinged fact-free house of horrors, including lies and...

Duration:00:57:02

The David Pakman Show - November 27, 2018

11/27/2018
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--On the Show: --Andrew Torrez, attorney, graduate of Harvard Law, and co-host of the Opening Arguments show, joins David to discuss court packing and other legal strategies that Democrats can employ once they've been sworn in with control of the House of Representatives --Despite Donald Trump's promises, disastrous new layoff announcements from Ford and General Motors show that the American can industry is getting crushed under the current administration --Donald Trump is furious that...

Duration:00:58:12

The David Pakman Show - November 26, 2018

11/26/2018
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--On the Show: --Drew Penrose heads the Law and Policy department at FairVote and joins David to discuss ranked choice voting and other voting options, as well as the Voting Rights Act --Russia hits and seizes Ukrainian navy vessels and the growing question in the US is whether Donald Trump will say or do anything about it --The known facts increasingly suggest that Jamal Khashoggi's trouble started after his criticisms of Donald Trump and make us wonder whether Donald Trump had knowledge...

Duration:00:58:17

The David Pakman Show - November 23, 2018

11/23/2018
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THANKSGIVING BREAK / CLASSIC EPISODE FROM SEPTEMBER 26, 2018 --On the Show: --The conclusion to our interview with retired astronaut Scott Kelly, who joins David to discuss his tours on the International Space Station, the future of space exploration, and much more --President Donald Trump becomes the literal laughingstock of the world when a room full of world leaders at the United Nations erupts in laughter as Trump claims the most accomplished presidency in American history --Donald...

Duration:00:59:01

The David Pakman Show - November 22, 2018

11/22/2018
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THANKSGIVING BREAK / CLASSIC EPISODE FROM SEPTEMBER 25, 2018 --On the Show: --Retired astronaut Scott Kelly joins David to discuss his tours on the International Space Station, the future of space exploration, and much more --Republican Senator Ted Cruz and his wife are chased out of Washington DC restaurant Fiola by protesters heckling him with chants of "we believe survivors" --Donald Trump is fundamentally misunderstanding who is affected by his tariffs on China, and it turns out that...

Duration:00:57:33

The David Pakman Show - November 21, 2018

11/21/2018
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--On the Show: --Classic Interview: Brian Manowitz, the Vegan Black Metal Chef, joins David to discuss the ethics of veganism --David lays out what he thinks should be the Democratic Party platform in preparation for the 2020 election --Caller demands David run for office --Caller thinks non-flammable building materials is a potential solution to raging wildfires --Caller brings up the rise of nationalism and authoritarianism around the world --Caller talks about youth voter turnout in...

Duration:00:59:01

The David Pakman Show - November 20, 2018

11/20/2018
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--On the Show: --Justin DeWitt, Democratic nominee for Louisiana's 6th Congressional District in 2018 against Republican incumbent Garret Graves, was fired from his job at SJB Group just days after losing his election, and joins David to discuss --A terrible Monday this week with four mass shootings in Chicago, Denver, St. Louis and Philadelphia --After years of calling for Hillary Clinton's imprisonment for her use of private email, the right now has to contend with reports that Donald...

Duration:00:57:35

The David Pakman Show - November 19, 2018

11/19/2018
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--On the Show: --Charles Eisenstein, activist, thinker, and author of the book "Climate: A New Story," joins David to discuss where he thinks the left is mishandling the issue of climate change, and how a new narrative would create better solutions --In a completely contradictory and bizarre weekend, Donald Trump claims that he was both briefed and not briefed on the latest CIA information regarding Jamal Khashoggi, but that either way, he doesn't think the Saudi Crown Prince Mohammed Bin...

Duration:01:01:34

The David Pakman Show - November 16, 2018

11/16/2018
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--On the Show: --Classic Interview: Michael Bishop, Texas landowner, joins David to discuss the attempt by TransCanada to take over his property for the Keystone XL pipeline --Donald Trump's visit to Europe reminds us that world leaders don't respect the American President --Caller brings up YouTuber Carl Benjamin (AKA Sargon of Akkad) supposedly trying to get YouTuber Andy Warski deplatformed --Caller believes Trump's Baltics / Balkans confusion is grounds for removal from...

Duration:00:58:06

The David Pakman Show - November 15, 2018

11/15/2018
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--On the Show: --We take a deeper dive into the issue of social media, censorship, de-platforming, regulation, and free speech --Attorney Michael Avenatti is arrested for domestic violence in what could possibly be a right wing hoax meant to discredit the Democratic activist, although it is still early in the news story and not all information is currently available --In an attempt to distract from an absolutely disastrous week, Donald Trump fills a stage with black people to announce...

Duration:01:02:30

The David Pakman Show - November 14, 2018

11/14/2018
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--On the Show: --Carl Cederstrom, Associate Professor at Stockholm Business School, Stockholm University, and author of the book "The Happiness Fantasy," joins David to discuss how the concept of happiness has been co-opted by corporations --Despite claims from Republicans that there was Democratic voter fraud in the recent Florida midterm elections, news surfaces that some voters in heavily Republican Bay county were allowed to vote by email, which is completely invalid based on voting...

Duration:00:57:02

The David Pakman Show - November 13, 2018

11/13/2018
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--On the Show: --Anand Giridharadas, author, columnist, political analyst, and author of the book "Winners Take All: The Elite Charade of Changing the World," joins David to discuss his skepticism about the super rich who claim to want to change the world --Uncounted ballots in Arizona reverse the results of the recent Senate race and hand the victory to Democratic candidate Kyrsten Sinema over Republican candidate Martha McSally --A female Trump supporter screams about "f-ing Jews" at a...

Duration:01:00:42

The David Pakman Show - November 12, 2018

11/12/2018
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--On the Show: --Dr Mick, licensed couple and family therapist with a PhD in human development, joins David to discuss the intersection of anxiety, video games, and mental health, destigmatizing mental health, and more --Despite golfing in the rain regularly, Donald Trump cancels his appearance at a World War I commemoration event in France after traveling all the way across the Atlantic Ocean because it was raining, and the world is laughing at him --Donald Trump's installation of acting...

Duration:01:00:32