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Air Date: 2/16/2018

Today, after having recently looked at a few of the details of Israel, we take a look at what's happening on the other side of the border, in Palestine. 

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Show Notes

Ch. 1: Opening Theme: Loving Acoustic Instrumental by John Douglas Orr 

Ch. 2: Act 1: Amer Zahr on working toward rights and democracy for all in Israel - Part 1 - @RalphNader Radio Hour - Air Date 3-18-17

Ch. 3: Song 1:  Parade Shoes - Arc and Crecent


Ch. 4: Act 2: The Oakland Institute's Anuradha Mittal on Life, Land and the Wall Between Them in Occupied Palestine Part 1 - This is Hell - Air Date 11-1-17

Ch. 5: Song 2:  Gullwing Sailor - Migration


Ch. 6: Act 3: Ben Ehrenreich and Amy Wilentz looking at life for Palestinians on the West Bank - Start Making Sense from @TheNation - Air Date is 7-6-2016

Ch. 7: Song 3:  modum - Kai Engel


Ch. 8: Act 4: Amer Zahr on working toward rights and democracy for all in Israel - Part 2 - @RalphNader Radio Hour - Air Date 3-18-17

Ch. 9: Song 4:  Another Promise Kept - Art Of Escapism


Ch. 10: Act 5: The Oakland Institute's Anuradha Mittal on Life, Land and the Wall Between Them in Occupied Palestine - Part 2 - This is Hell - Air Date 11-1-17


Voicemails

Ch. 11: Filling in some gaps in the #MeToo discussion - Margareet from Fortuna, CA

Ch. 12: How do we do egalitarianism right? - Susie from Chicago, IL

Ch. 13: The failure of imagination of jumping to advocating agency - Dave from Olympia, WA

Voicemail Music: Low Key Lost Feeling Electro by Alex Stinnent


Ch. 14: Final comments in which Jay shows the way forward to build gender egalitarianism by repeating what some women have been saying for years

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Closing Music: Upbeat Laid Back Indie Rock by Alex Stinnent

(Additional music from Blue Dot Sessions)


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Category:general -- posted at: 6:00pm EST

Air Date: 2/13/2018

Today we take a look at the history and context of the Korean Peninsula, how it was split in two in the first place and how self-perpetuating actions have been taken ever since to bring us to the brink of what would be a completely unnecessary and utterly disastrous war

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Show Notes

Ch. 1: Opening Theme: Loving Acoustic Instrumental by John Douglas Orr 

Ch. 2: Act 1: Ghosts of the Korean War - @Making_Contact - Air Date 2-7-18

Ch. 3: Song 1:  Plate Statis - Algea Fields


Ch. 4: Act 2: Understanding the problems on the Korean peninsula Part 1 - The Ezra Klein Show - Air Date 12-18-17

Ch. 5: Song 2:  Unfolding Plot - Ray Catcher


Ch. 6: Act 3: If you Remember Vietnam, You Already Know Whats Happening With North Korea - @Thom_Hartmann - Air Date 09-20-17

Ch. 7: Song 3:  Celestial Navigation - Aeronaut


Ch. 8: Act 4: Why Kim Jong Un is rational in his own context - Cape Up - Air Date 1-16-18

Ch. 9: Song 4:  Shift of Currents - Aeronaut


Ch. 10: Act 5: The breakdown in our negotiating tactics with North Korea Part 2 - The Ezra Klein Show - Air Date 12-18-17

Ch. 11: Song 5:  Thread Caramb - Textile Caramb


Ch. 12: Act 6: Donald Trump Proves North Korea Was Right According To Kim Jong-un - @Thom_Hartmann - Air Date 09-22-17

Ch. 13: Song 6:  Cloud Line - K4


Ch. 14: Act 7: What Would War with North Korea Look Like? - The Inquiry - Air Date 7-26-17


Voicemails

Ch. 15: Explaining rank-choice voting - Erin from Philadelphia

Ch. 16: Catch problematic behaviors before they fester into something worse - Ariel from Memphis

Voicemail Music: Low Key Lost Feeling Electro by Alex Stinnent


Ch. 17: Final comments on prosecutorial discretion in the court of public opinion

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Closing Music: Upbeat Laid Back Indie Rock by Alex Stinnent

(Additional music from Blue Dot Sessions)


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Category:general -- posted at: 6:00pm EST

Air Date: 3/31/2017

Today we look at the multi-front political battles being waged for the heart of the progressive movement, women’s movement, the Democratic party and the county as a whole

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Show Notes

Ch. 1: Opening Theme: A Fond Farewell - From a Basement On the Hill

Ch. 2: Act 1: A roundup of grassroots resistance groups - Start Making Sense from @TheNation - Air Date 3-8-17

Ch. 3: Song 1: A Lot of Work to Do - Friendly People


Ch. 4: Act 2: Intersectional feminism is looking to tear down the capitalism establishment - Off Kilter (@TalkPoverty) - Air Date 3-8-17

Ch. 5: Song 2: Intersectionality - Those American Girls


Ch. 6: Act 3: The Democratic party needs to debate it's differences - The Zero Hour w @RJEskow - Air Date 3-4-17

Ch. 7: Song 3: Keep On Moving Forward - Emma's Revolution


Ch. 8: Act 4: Why we can't abandon the red states - Belabored (@DissentMag) - Air Date 3-24-17

Ch. 9: Song 4: Immigrants (We Get the Job Done) - K'naan, Snow Tha Product, Riz MC & Residente


Ch. 10: Act 5: A coalition of movements arise under Trump - @theLFshow w @GRITlaura Flanders - Air Date 3-15-17

Ch. 11: Song 5: Workers of the World Unite! - The Last Internationale


Ch. 12: Act 6: Nancy Pelosi Has Super Secret Plan To Keep Losing - @theyoungturks - Air Date: 03-24-17

Ch. 13: Song 6: Master Plan - My Morning Jacket


Ch. 14: Act 7: The messaging of inevitability for the progressive movement - The Zero Hour w: @RJEskow - Air Date 3-4-17

Ch. 15: Song 7: Inevitable - Scissor Sisters


Ch. 16: Act 8: Tap Into the Tools for ‘The Resistance’ - Best of the Left Activism

Ch. 17: Song 8: Time for Action - Secret Affair


Ch. 18: Act 9: Women in the age of Trump and what the movement looks like - We the Podcast with Rep. @keithellison - Air Date 3-30-17

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Category:general -- posted at: 6:00pm EST

Air Date: 2/6/2018

Today we take a look at Israel from a variety of angles including what they do, who supports them and why

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Show Notes

Ch. 1: Opening Theme: Loving Acoustic Instrumental by John Douglas Orr 

Ch. 2: Act 1: Breaking down Trump's moves on Israel - Intercepted (@theintercept) - Air Date 1-31-18

Ch. 3: Song 1:  Quaver - Codebreaker


Ch. 4: Act 2: What doesn't get mentioned when reporting on Israel - CounterSpin (@FAIRmediawatch) - Air Date 1-19-18

Ch. 5: Song 2:  Surly Bonds - Aeronaut


Ch. 6: Act 3: “Gaza An Inquest into Its Martyrdom” Norman Finkelstein on the Many Lies Perpetuated About Gaza - @DemocracyNow - Air Date 01-10-18

Ch. 7: Song 3:  Hundred Mile-No Guitar - K2


Ch. 8: Act 4: What Israel has to do with local policing in the US - Intercepted (@theintercept) - Air Date 9-20-17

Ch. 9: Song 4:  Lahaina - Cloud Harbor


Ch. 10: Act 5: Richard Spencer Appears On Israeli TV, Says Ethno-Nationalism Should Make Viewers Respect Him - Majority Report (@MajorityFM) - Air Date: 08-21-17

Ch. 11: Song 5:  Stale Case - Darby


Ch. 12: Act 6: Ilan Pappé: The Myths of Israel - @TheRealNews - Air Date 3-30-17


Ch. 13: Final comments addressing some of the concerns about the #MeToo movement

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Closing Music: Upbeat Laid Back Indie Rock by Alex Stinnent

(Additional music from Blue Dot Sessions, Free Music Archive)


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Category:general -- posted at: 6:00pm EST

Air Date: 2/2/2018

Today we take a look at the economics of immigration, both the good and the bad, both the domestic and international

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Show Notes

Ch. 1: Opening Theme: Loving Acoustic Instrumental by John Douglas Orr

Ch. 2: Act 1: The economics of immigration and demonization - Economic Update w: @profwolff - Air Date 2-28-17

Ch. 3: Song 1:  Kawruwath Na - Amarasiri Peiris


Ch. 4: Act 2: The economic benefits of welcoming anyone, regardless of immigration status - The Other Washington from @civicskunkworks - Air Date 5-11-17

Ch. 5: Song 2:  Another Promise Kept - Art Of Escapism


Ch. 6: Act 3: How Democrats Used to Talk About Immigration - On The Media - Air Date 9-8-17

Ch. 7: Song 3:  Betty Dear - The Pine Barrens


Ch. 8: Act 4: Why we all need to be involved in immigration fight - @SundayCivics - Air Date 1-28-18

Ch. 9: Song 4:  Le gris, le bleu, d'une profonde humilité - Monplaisir


Ch. 10: Act 5: Juan Gonzalez on the hidden forces behind global immigration - @Intercepted w @JeremyScahill - Air Date 1-31-18

Ch. 11: Song 5:  Homegrown - The Pine Barrens


Ch. 12: Act 6: Demand Your MoCs Defend Dreamers and Pass a Clean #DreamActNow via Dreamer Pledge Project @IndivisibleTeam @UNITEDWEDREAM - Best of the Left Activism

Ch. 13: Song 6:  Rotisserie Graveyard - Doctor Turtle


Ch. 14: Act 7: Back when America was great, it was awash in immigrants - Economic Update w: @profwolff - Air Date 1-18-18


Voicemails

Ch. 15: Ranked-choice voting could work against progressives - Jeff from Charlotte, NC

Voicemail Music: Low Key Lost Feeling Electro by Alex Stinnent

(Additional music from Blue Dot Sessions, Free Music Archive


Ch. 16: Final comments on ranked-choice voting

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Closing Music: Upbeat Laid Back Indie Rock by Alex Stinnent


Activism:

TAKE ACTION 

Use DreamerPledge.org tools and scripts to demand your MoCs protect Dreamers

REMINDERS: DACA ends March 5th! Next Continuing Resolution deadline is Feb. 8th!

EDUCATE YOURSELF

Do three-quarters of Americans support the DREAM Act? Nancy Pelosi says so (PolitiFact.com)

Senate Democrats cave, provide votes based on McConnell’s empty promise (Think Progress)

Compromise or cave-in? Democrats' deal to end shutdown sows division (The Guardian)

Dreamers are Americans Too (TIME)

“Dreamers” could give U.S. economy – and even American workers – a boost (Salon.com)

Written by BOTL Communications Director Amanda Hoffman


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Category:general -- posted at: 6:00pm EST

Air Date: 1/30/2018

Today we take a look at part of the history of our privacy rights, who they protect the most and what's happening to them recently

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Show Notes

Ch. 1: Opening Theme: A Fond Farewell - From a Basement On the Hill

Ch. 2: Act 1: Who is worst effected when we allow creeping anti-privacy technology - CounterSpin (@FAIRmediawatch) - Air Date 3-11-16

Ch. 3: Song 1: When We Set Out - Arc and Crecent


Ch. 4: Act 2: The history of our FISA laws - @HumorlessQueers - Air Date 3-11-17

Ch. 5: Song 2: contrarian - Sketchbook


Ch. 6: Act 3: The Resistance Folds For Trump - @theyoungturks - Air Date: 01-12-18

Ch. 7: Song 3: Open Flames - Aeronaut


Ch. 8: Act 4: Serious Problems with American Policing - @DavidPakmanShow - Air Date: 02-12-17

Ch. 9: Song 4: Andelo - Pacha Faro


Ch. 10: Act 5: Stop ALPR Surveillance in Your Community with CCOPS Laws via @ACLU - Best of the Left Activism

Ch. 11: Song 5: Lumber Down - Barstool


Ch. 12: Act 6: Privacy and our trash - BackStory Air Date: 10-06-17


Voicemails

Ch. 13: Our diluted democracy - Jeff from Chicago

Ch. 14: The invisible bigotry against non-Americans - Nate from Vacaville, CA

Ch. 15: Different offenses need to be treated differently - Jeff from Charlotte, NC

Voicemail Music: Loud Pipes - Classics


Ch. 16: Final comments on non-American bigotry and the response to #MeToo

Closing Music: Here We Are - Everyone's in Everyone

(Additional music from Blue Dot Sessions


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Category:general -- posted at: 7:00pm EST

Air Date: 1/26/2018

Today we take a look at some of the nuances of the #MeToo movement and the predictable backlash to it as well as the backlash to Trump in the form of the one-year anniversary Women's March

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Show Notes

Ch. 1: Opening Theme: Loving Acoustic Instrumental by John Douglas Orr

Ch. 2: Act 1: Explaining the Aziz Ansari story - Backtalk from Bitch Media - Air Date 1-25-18

Ch. 3: Song 1: The Envelope - Aeronaut


Ch. 4: Act 2: #MeToo Backlash - @FullFrontalSamB - Air Date: 01-18-18

Ch. 5: Song 2:  Lahaina - Cloud Harbor


Ch. 6: Act 3: Feminist Lessons From the Third Wave - On the Media - Air Date 1-19-18

Ch. 7: Song 3:  Gullwing Sailor - Migration


Ch. 8: Act 4: Understanding the prevalence of harassment in the workplace - @offkiltershow - Air Date 11-17-17

Ch. 9: Song 4:  Discovery Harbor - Cloud Harbor


Ch. 10: Act 5: “The Year of Our Awakening” Global Protests Mark Anniversary of Women’s March & Trump Inauguration - @DemocracyNow - Air Date 01-22-18

Ch. 11: Song 5:  Paper Feather - Migration


Ch. 12: Act 6: Raise Women’s Voices By Fighting Voter Suppression via @Let_AmericaVote - Best of the Left Activism

Ch. 13: Song 6:  Cicle Veroni - Cicle Kadde


Ch. 14: Act 7: Kimberlé Crenshaw speech at the Women's March - Sojourner Truth Radio - Air Date 1-23-18


Voicemails

Ch. 15: NYC March #1 - Alan from Connecticut

Ch. 16: March #2 - Alan from Connecticut

Ch. 17: Good news on the gerrymandering front in Pennsylvania - Erin from Philadelphia

Ch. 18: Pessimistic about defeating gerrymandering - Annie from Alabama

Voicemail Music: Low Key Lost Feeling Electro by Alex Stinnent


Ch. 19: Final comments on being optimistic and the wrongheadedness of seeing people as complex and 3-dimensional

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Closing Music: Upbeat Laid Back Indie Rock by Alex Stinnent

(Additional music from Blue Dot Sessions


Activism:

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Hold officials accountable for their voting rights record with Let America Vote 

EDUCATE YOURSELF

The Surprising Ways Voter Suppression Particularly Hurts Women (Alternet)

Women's March 2018 Isn't About Trump —It's About Upending The Entire Political System (Newsweek)

Voter Suppression Targets Women, Youth and Communities of Color (Issue Advisory, Part One) (NOW.org)

In NC, Voter Suppression Hits Women & People of Color Hardest. (Southern Coalition for Social Justice; 2014)

Written by BOTL Communications Director Amanda Hoffman


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Category:general -- posted at: 6:00pm EST

Air Date: 11/25/2016

Today we look at the comparison between the rise of Hitler and the rise of Trump, not to say that they are the same but to try to learn from the past in order to see farther into our own future and avoid the terrible ends that are possible

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Show Notes

Ch. 1: Opening Theme: A Fond Farewell - From a Basement On the Hill

Ch. 2: Act 1: O'Connor Decries Republican Attacks on Courts - NPR Morning Edition - Air Date: 3-10-2006

Ch. 3: Song 1: Oak - Ben McElroy

 

Ch. 4: Act 2: His rise to power Part 1 - Trumpcast from @Slate - Air Date 11-21-16

Ch. 5: Song 2: Nazi (Live) - Chumbawamba

 

Ch. 6: Act 3: How South Africa Could Prepare the U.S. for President Trump - The Daily Show - Air Date 11-16-16

Ch. 7: Song 3: Things a Get from Bad to Worse - The Ethiopians

 

Ch. 8: Act 4: His rise to power Part 2 - Trumpcast from @Slate - Air Date 11-21-16

Ch. 9: Song 4: I think your a nazi - Stephen Lynch

 

Ch. 10: Act 5: Comparing the rise of Trump and Hitler - @InDeepRadio w: @AngieCoiro - Air Date 3-26-16

Ch. 11: Song 5: Der Fuehrer's Face (From "Nuttsey Land") - Spike Jones & His City Slickers

 

Ch. 12: Act 6: We Can't Wait To See The End Before We Resist The Beginning Of Fascism - @Thom_Hartmann - Air Date 11-22-16


Air Date: 1/19/2018

Today we take a look at one of the most important and least understood problems with our broken democracy, gerrymandering, including some ideas to fix it

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Show Notes

Ch. 1: Opening Theme: A Fond Farewell - From a Basement On the Hill

Ch. 2: Act 1: Drawing New Lines - On the Media - Air Date 5-24-17

Ch. 3: Song 1:  Great is the Contessa - The Contessa


Ch. 4: Act 2: Richard Hasen explains the case against gerrymandering - Amicus - Air Date 9-16-17

Ch. 5: Song 2:  Wingspan - Bayou Birds


Ch. 6: Act 3: Rattling the Bars: Prison is Not a Residence - @TheRealNews - Air Date 9-18-16

Ch. 7: Song 3:  Theme - Towboat


Ch. 8: Act 4: Looking forward to the 2020 census and the plan to gerrymander the future - Trumpcast - Air Date 1-4-18

Ch. 9: Song 4:  Planting Flags - K4


Ch. 10: Act 5: Judges Rule N. Carolina Representatives Cannot Choose their Voters - @TheRealNews - Air Date 1-11-18

Ch. 11: Song 5:  Parissi - Marisala


Ch. 12: Act 6: Dems Must Be the Anti-Gerrymandering Party (w/ John Nichols) - The Zero Hour w @RJEskow - Air Date 7-18-17


Ch. 13: Final comments introducing the FairVote.org campaign

Bonus Clip: Introducing: The Fair Representation Act - FairVote - Air Date 6-25-17

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Closing Music: Here We Are - Everyone's in Everyone

(Additional music from Blue Dot Sessions


Activism:

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Learn more about the Fair Representation Act (HR 3057) at FairVote.org

Share the campaign video for The Fair Representation Act - FairVote

Tell Congress to support HR 3057 via Stance or call the Capitol Switchboard at (202) 224-3121

EDUCATE YOURSELF

The Case for Proportional Voting (National Affairs)

Dear Jeff Flake: time to start a third party (Vox)

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Category:general -- posted at: 6:00pm EST

Air Date: 1/16/2018

Today we take a look at the legacy of Martin Luther King that some people prefer to forget and most people never learned about. In fact, it is likely his forgotten opinions that got him killed rather than his calls for racial equality. 

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Show Notes

Ch. 1: Opening Theme: A Fond Farewell - From a Basement On the Hill

Ch. 2: Act 1: MLK What They Won't Teach In School Part 1 - News Beat (@USNewsBeat) - Air Date 1-8-18

Ch. 3: Song 1: N/A


Ch. 4: Act 2: Understanding Beyond Vietnam - Intercepted (@intercepted) - Air Date 4-5-17

Ch. 5: Song 2:  The Envelope - Aeronaut


Ch. 6: Act 3: The MLK you don't see on TV - CounterSpin (@FAIRmediawatch) - Air Date 1-20-17

Ch. 7: Song 3:  Vengeful - Warmbody


Ch. 8: Act 4: MLK What They Won't Teach In School Part 2 - News Beat (@USNewsBeat) - Air Date 1-8-18

Ch. 9: Song 4:  N/A


Ch. 10: Act 5: Invoking King when it's convenient, ignoring what we don't like - Intercepted (@intercepted) - Air Date 4-5-17

Ch. 11: Song 5:  Celestial Navigation - Aeronaut


Ch. 12: Act 6: Understanding the response to the Beyond Vietnam speech - Start Making Sense from @TheNation - Air Date 1-13-16

Ch. 13: Song 6: Santre - K2


Ch. 14: Act 7: A Dream Remembered? How we came to revere MLK - @Making_Contact - Air Date 1-17-17


Ch. 15: Final comments on the revival of the Poor People’s Campaign

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Closing Music: Here We Are - Everyone's in Everyone

(Additional music from Blue Dot Sessions


Activism:

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Get involved with the new Poor People's Campaign 

Read the Campaign history and fundamental principles 

Follow the Campaign on Facebook & Twitter

EDUCATE YOURSELF

Martin Luther King's Poor People's Campaign Reborn (Truth Dig)

Artist creates "Letter from a Birmingham Jail" memes to stop people from whitewashing MLK (Mic)

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