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Political Radar discusses political topics from multiple points of views while looking for common ground.

Political Radar discusses political topics from multiple points of views while looking for common ground.
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Political Radar discusses political topics from multiple points of views while looking for common ground.

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English


Episodes

Interview with Green Bay Mayoral Candidate Nick Mortensen - Blind Partisan

11/27/2018
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Nick Mortensen is one of several candidates running for the position of Mayor in Green Bay, WI. In this episode, Elliot asks Nick about the current political climate in Green Bay and what distinguishes him from the other candidates on the ballot.

Duration:00:49:07

Veteran's Affairs and Supporting Our Troops - Blind Partisan

11/20/2018
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The past few weeks have heated up debates over how we as a nation treat our soldiers both current and past. In this episode, Elliot and Jacob discuss matters like the abysmal state of the VA, disrespect to fallen soldiers, and the current mobilization of troops to the southern border.

Duration:00:25:48

2018 Midterm Election Results - Blind Partisan

11/13/2018
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In the Midterm election Democrats made some expected gains while stumbling in some areas. In this episode, Elliot and Jacob discuss the results of the election, some of the races that weren't focused on much, and the tense race for Governor in Wisconsin between Tony Evers and Scott Walker.

Duration:00:42:11

Voter Suppression in the 2018 Midterms - Blind Partisan

11/7/2018
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The purging of voter rolls to influence the 2018 midterm election has been a big problem in the past few weeks. This episode Jacob and Elliot discuss their thoughts on voter suppression and make some predictions for the 2018 election.

Duration:00:37:23

Green Bay Board of Education Problems With Rhonda Sitnikau - Blind Partisan

10/31/2018
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Green Bay Board of Education Trustee Rhonda Sitnikau is our guest on this episode of Blind Partisan. This episode Rhonda and Elliot discuss the inner workings of the Green Bay Area Public School District Board of Education and some of the challenges Rhonda has faced since being elected to the board.

Duration:01:05:15

Voter Suppression in the 2018 Midterms - Blind Partisan

10/25/2018
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The purging of voter rolls to influence the 2018 midterm election has been a big problem in the past few weeks. This episode Jacob and Elliot discuss their thoughts on voter suppression and make some predictions for the 2018 election.

Duration:00:37:47

Money in Politics - Blind Partisan

10/16/2018
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Many US voters have fears over the influence of money in politics. This episode Jacob and Elliot discuss their thoughts on money in politics, Lobbyists, and the impact of Super PACs and dark money.

Duration:00:28:24

NAFTA VS New NAFTA + Some Rants - Blind Partisan

10/8/2018
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President Trump has announced a new trade deal with Canada and Mexico to amend NAFTA (North American Free Trade Agreement). This episode Jacob and Elliot discuss their initial reactions to the new NAFTA deal and have some fun ranting about who knows what.

Duration:00:28:24

Kavanaugh Accusations - Blind Partisan

9/27/2018
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3 Women have come forward and accused supreme court nominee Brett Kavanaugh of sexual assault. This episode Jacob and Dalton discuss how this may effect his nomination and how Republicans and Democrats have responded to the allegations.

Duration:00:34:25

Hurricane Florence and FEMA - Blind Partisan

9/20/2018
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Hurricane Florence Ravaged the US East coast and now Elliot and Jacob discuss our nations response to hurricanes, how (or if) FEMA should be funded, and the effects of global warming on hurricane frequency and intensity.

Duration:00:29:52

Working in the Trump White House - Blind Partisan

9/19/2018
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The chaos of the Trump White House is the topic of this Blind Partisan episode! Jacob and Elliot discuss the anonymous op-ed written by a trump white House staffer in this episode.

Duration:00:31:04

Tech Companies VS Politics - Blind Partisan

9/10/2018
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Elliot and Jacob discuss the feud between President Donald Trump and Google on this episode of Blind Partisan. As usual, they take several detours to discuss whether tech giants should be treated as utilities, whether “facts” can have implicit bias, and some creepy examples of tech companies spying on people.

Duration:00:44:37

Wisconsin Race for Governor with Phil Anderson and Patrick Baird - Blind Partisan

8/23/2018
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Elliot, with special guests Phil Anderson and Patrick Baird of the Libertarian Party of Wisconsin discuss the race for the positions of Governor and Lieutenant Governor of Wisconsin and the challenges that arise for them as third party candidates on this episode of Blind Partisan. They discuss some of the most pressing issues to Wisconsin Citizens like schools, the legalization of Marijuana, and Foxconn.

Duration:00:29:42

Alex Jones - Blind Partisan

8/16/2018
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Elliot and Jacob discuss Info Wars Host Alex Jones on this episode of Blind Partisan. They discuss the recent purge of his content from several major platforms like YouTube, Itunes and Spotify. They discuss censorship and where the line should be. They also discuss the battle between content creators and the platforms they publish on.

Duration:00:37:49

Trump and the Media - Blind Partisan

8/2/2018
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Elliot and Jacob discuss President Donald Trump's relationship with the media in this episode of Blind Partisan. They discuss how both media on the left like MSNBC and media on the right like Fox News perceive the president as well as the interactions of Donald trump on social media.

Duration:00:32:07

Tariffs - Blind Partisan

7/24/2018
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Elliot and Jacob discuss the trade war currently brewing between between the United States and Canada in this episode of Blind Partisan. They discuss how tariffs in general hurt both parties, which countries have the largest tariffs and why the US federal government is being aggressive with trade.

Duration:00:28:58

Russia - Blind Partisan

7/19/2018
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Elliot and Jacob discuss the relations between the United States and Russia in this episode of Blind Partisan. They discuss some of the acts that Russia has committed, Whether Russia is an enemy of the United States, and whether US President Donald Trump has been compromised by the Russian given recent meetings between Trump and Putin in Helsinki, Finland.

Duration:00:36:02

Supreme Court - Blind Partisan

7/16/2018
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Elliot and Jacob discuss the United States Supreme Court on this episode of Blind Partisan. They discuss the announced retirement of Justice Anthony Kennedy, his nominated replacement Brett Kavanaugh and the problems facing our justice system

Duration:00:32:11

Landlords, Parodies and Medical Marijuana with Wendy Coriell - Blind Partisan

4/25/2018
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Wendy Coriell joins Elliot on this episode of Blind Partisan. They discuss the legalization of Marijuana, especially for medical uses. They also discuss negative experiences with landlords and the shakeups with city council.

Duration:00:27:48

Hotel Tax and Expo Center with Erik Hoyer - Blind Partisan

4/25/2018
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Brown County Supervisor Erik Hoyer joins Elliot on this episode of Blind Partisan. They discuss Brown County's controversial sales tax, the benefits of reducing the county's debt, and the need to fund the new expo center.

Duration:00:31:29