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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 - January 17, 2019

1/17/2019
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--On the Show: --Erwin Chemerinsky, Dean and Jesse H. Choper Distinguished Professor of Law at UC Berkeley School of Law, and author of the book "We the People. How the Constitution is a Progressive Document That Can Be Adapted to the 21st Century," joins David to discuss Constitutional originalism --In the biggest goalpost move we can remember, Donald Trump's attorney Rudy Giuliani now claims that he never denied Russian collusion took place, but adds that it wasn't Trump himself who was...

Duration:00:57:42

The David Pakman Show - January 16, 2019

1/16/2019
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--On the Show: --Marianne Cooper, sociologist at Stanford University and author of the book "Cut Adrift: Families in Insecure Times," joins David to discuss how to assess how the economy is working for families, income inequality, and much more --Looking at engineering reports about Donald Trump's US-Mexico border walls reveals it would be an expensive and ineffective disaster --This week's Hatriot Mail --Fox News host Sean Hannity goes full on deep state conspiracy theorist on his...

Duration:00:58:19

The David Pakman Show - January 15, 2019

1/15/2019
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--On the Show: --Charles Derber, public sociologist and author of the new book "Moving Beyond Fear: Upending the Security Tales in Capitalism, Fascism, and Democracy," joins David to discuss how "security" is used for political purposes, inequality, meritocracy, and much more --President Donald Trump denies working for the Russians on live television, yet another step in the insanity that is the Trump administration political status quo --Donald Trump confiscated notes from his...

Duration:00:57:36

The David Pakman Show - January 14, 2019

1/14/2019
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--On the Show: --Keri Blakinger is a criminal justice reporter for the Houston Chronicle and other publications who previously spent two years in correctional facilities, now exposing problems within them, and she joins David to discuss the truth about the massive problems at American jails and prisons --A New York Times article reveals that an investigation was opened into whether President Donald Trump is a Russian asset, and the FBI was suspicious of this dating all the way back to the...

Duration:00:56:38

The David Pakman Show - January 11, 2019

1/11/2019
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--On the Show: --Classic Interview: James Kilgore, who spent six years in prison for murder during an April 1975 bank robbery, joins David to discuss the many problems with the mass incarceration system in the US --New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio announces that the city will start guaranteeing healthcare for all, regardless of ability to pay, including undocumented immigrants, at an expected total cost of $100 million per year, equivalent to 0.11% of New York City's budget --Caller...

Duration:00:57:22

The David Pakman Show - January 10, 2019

1/10/2019
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--On the Show: --Jason Stanley, Yale University professor and author of "How Fascism Works: The Politics of Us and Them," and also of "How Propaganda Works," joins David to discuss authoritarianism, propaganda, and much more --Ratings for Donald Trump's fake crisis border wall address were not as high as for the Democratic rebuttal to the speech by Nancy Pelosi and Chuck Schumer --Even Fox News' Shepard Smith fact-checked Donald Trump lie-riddled propaganda border wall speech --Notable...

Duration:00:58:35

The David Pakman Show - January 9, 2019

1/9/2019
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--On the Show: --Dr. Nathalie Marechal, writer, researcher, and activist working on internet policy and human rights advocacy, joins David to discuss the dark side of so-called "targeted advertising" --Review and analysis of Donald Trump's bogus prime-time fearmongering immigration crisis border wall address to the nation --Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein is resigning, raising all sorts of new questions about the future of special prosecutor Robert Mueller's Trump-Russia...

Duration:00:57:42

The David Pakman Show - January 8, 2019

1/8/2019
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--On the Show: –The conclusion to our interview with, Scott Adams, creator of the Dilbert comic strip and political critic, who joins David to discuss Trump’s economy, tariffs, the stock market, the border wall, and much more --Donald Trump will commandeer television channels to tout an imaginary immigration "crisis" to justify securing funding for his US-Mexico border wall, and television channels are complicit --A new report reveals that Donald Trump did not understand how a shutdown...

Duration:00:57:47

The David Pakman Show - January 7, 2019

1/7/2019
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--On the Show: --Scott Adams, creator of the Dilbert comic strip and political critic, joins David to discuss Trump's economy, tariffs, the stock market, and much more --A judge has granted an extension to Robert Mueller's Trump Russia investigation grand jury, meaning the investigation will continue for up to an additional six months --After President Donald Trump announced that US troops would be leaving Syria, Trump's National Security Adviser John Bolton makes it clear that the US is...

Duration:00:58:18

The David Pakman Show - January 4, 2019

1/4/2019
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--On the Show: --Within hours of taking over control of the House of Representatives, Democrats pass a bill to end the government shutdown without providing funding for Donald Trump's US-Mexico border wall --House Democrats are sworn in with Nancy Pelosi becoming Speaker of the House, and the Donald Trump investigations start immediately --Conspiracy theorist Stefan Molyneux has been talking about David quite a bit after their recent Twitter dispute --Caller thinks Republican lawmakers...

Duration:00:57:39

The David Pakman Show - January 3, 2019

1/3/2019
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--On the Show: --Abdullah Sharif, author of "Return to Kabul, An Afghan American's Odyssey in Afghanistan and Sardar, From Afghanistan's Golden Age to Carnage," joins David to discuss the American military presence in Afghanistan, why neither Trump nor Obama have been able to leave, and more --The Trump shutdown is exposed, obviously, as political posturing with no real solutions on the horizon --In a new interview on the eve of becoming Speaker of the House, Congresswoman Nancy Pelosi...

Duration:00:57:31

The David Pakman Show - January 2, 2019

1/2/2019
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--On the Show: --Bryant Welch, clinical psychologist and author of "State of Confusion: Political Manipulation and the Assault on the American Mind," joins David to discuss why voters are so vulnerable to manipulation and propaganda --Massachusetts Democratic Senator Elizabeth Warren is running for President in 2020, announcing the formal start of an exploratory committee --A look at the political and ideological differences between 2020 Presidential candidate Elizabeth Warren (D-MA) and...

Duration:00:55:56

The David Pakman Show - January 1, 2019

1/1/2019
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VACATION DAY / CLASSIC EPISODE FROM NOVEMBER 5, 2018 --On the Show: --Will Sommer, tech reporter for The Daily Beast and author of "The Right Richter" newsletter on conservative media, joins David to discuss the recently failed attempt to smear special prosecutor Robert Mueller with false sexual assault allegations from women --It is increasingly pointless for media to spend time fact-checking Donald Trump because the right has decided that facts themselves have no authority and are...

Duration:00:56:01

The David Pakman Show - December 31, 2018

12/31/2018
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VACATION DAY / CLASSIC EPISODE FROM OCTOBER 31, 2018 --On the Show: --Nicole Mafi, daughter of polygamous Mormon cult leader Paul Kingston and author of "The Leader's Daughter," joins David to discuss her upbringing within and eventual departure from the cult --A smear campaign is uncovered which sought to pay women to make false sexual assault allegations against special prosecutor Robert Mueller --After the Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania synagogue tragedy, Vice President Mike Pence finds the...

Duration:00:56:06

The David Pakman Show - December 28, 2018

12/28/2018
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--On the Show: --A new report from McClatchy DC claims that a cell phone signal puts convicted Donald Trump attorney Michael Cohen near Prague at the time claimed by the Christopher Steele Trump Russia dossier, despite Cohen's denials --A hilarious behind-the-scenes video of Jordan Peterson talking to Donald Trump Jr, Kimberly Guilfoyle, and Charlie Kirk makes the rounds --2018 has been an incredible year for The David Pakman Show --Caller questions what Bernie Sanders would be able to...

Duration:00:58:02

The David Pakman Show - December 27, 2018

12/27/2018
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--On the Show: –The conclusion to our interview with Richard Ojeda, highly decorated 24-year Army veteran, West Virginia State Senator, and Democratic 2020 Presidential candidate, who joins David to discuss the state of American politics and his 2020 presidential campaign --A discussion of less common activism tactics, including strategic defaulting, class-action suits, mass rallies, stopping non-necessary financial consumption, withholding payments and more --Donald Trump bone-headedly...

Duration:00:58:26

The David Pakman Show - December 26, 2018

12/26/2018
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--On the Show: --Richard Ojeda, highly decorated 24-year Army veteran, West Virginia State Senator, and Democratic 2020 Presidential candidate, joins David to discuss the state of American politics and his 2020 presidential campaign --The American economy and country continue to freefall as Donald Trump stumbles about aimlessly at the White House during the Christmas long weekend --Secretary of Defense Jim Mattis resigns over differences with Trump, and Trump immediately fires him,...

Duration:00:58:13

The David Pakman Show - December 25, 2018

12/25/2018
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VACATION DAY / CLASSIC EPISODE FROM OCTOBER 23, 2018 --On the Show: --David Neiwert, journalist, blogger, and author most recently of "Alt-America: The Rise of the Radical Right in the Age of Trump," joins David to discuss political extremism and more --Why tech billionaires want universal basic income and to "change the world" --Fox News' ad chief admits that advertisers keep leaving, and it's a real problem (for them) --The violent right continues to act as an explosive device is...

Duration:00:58:08

The David Pakman Show - December 24, 2018

12/24/2018
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VACATION DAY / CLASSIC EPISODE FROM OCTOBER 17, 2018 --On the Show: --Hilary Bricken, attorney at Harris Bricken who focuses on the corporate, transactional, and regulatory side of the state-legal marijuana industry on the West Coast of the United States, joins David to discuss marijuana law, cannabis banking issues, Trump Department of Justice enforcement of the law, and much more --In the wake of the Jamal Khasshoggi scandal, Donald Trump falsely claims that he has no financial...

Duration:01:00:19

The David Pakman Show - December 21, 2018

12/21/2018
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--On the Show: --Classic Interview: Richard Heinberg, Senior Fellow of the Post Carbon Institute, joins David to discuss the realities of transitioning off of fossil fuels and the viability of the growth-based consumer economy --The Trump administration rolls out a new federal regulation banning bump stocks, the firearm accessory used in last year's mass shooting in Las Vegas --Caller asks which scandal will be most damaging to Trump --Caller talks about the possibility of a Joe Biden /...

Duration:00:56:37