This week, DJ, Greg, Rebekah and Kevin discuss how the Democratic Socialist movement is impacting the political and cultural divide in America. Then they turn to the Michael Cohen tapes, Ivanka’s political ambitions, and the economic “sugar high” caused by the Trump trade wars.
On this MPU episode, Greg, Rebekah and Kevin discuss the NATO summit, Trump’s summit with Putin, the Peter Srtzok hearing, and Sacha Baron Cohen’s new TV series that’s rumored to tear up Washington.
In light of the retirement of Justice Anthony Kennedy and the now open SCOTUS seat, author and voting rights advocate David Daley joins the MPU gang to discuss the tenuous future for Roe v. Wade, the terrifiying future for gerrymandering, the tragic future of U.S. trade policy, and the tantalizing future of soon-to-be congresswoman Alexandra Ocasio-Cortez.
Author David Daley and the book he wrote
on the politics of gerrymandering.
This episode covers the Trump’s newly announced Space Force, the immigration debacle, the ballot initiative to break up California, the sexual abuse allegations surrounding comic Chris Hardwick, and the rumored “Roseanne” spinoff. Then Greg wraps it all up with a space force serenade!
This MPU episode covers the North Korean nuclear summit, the G7 summit, primary talk, the SCOTUS voter roll purge decision, and how the Trump administration’s continued attacks on Obamacare may help the Democrats in the fall elections.
This week’s MPU podcast looks at the SCOTUS cake baker decision; the dueling scandals of Roseanne Barr and Samantha Bee and how they relate to the Hollywood Blacklist of the 1950s; Trump’s escalating trade wars; and the California primary. But beware: due to the controversies of last week, the language here is extremely raw. So if you have sensitive ears, just skip this one and we’ll See You Next Tuesday.
This week’s episode looks at the fallout from the NFL’s new rule to fine teams when a player takes a knee, Jeff Sessions’ decision to separate immigrant children from their undocumented parents, and the off-again-on-again North Korean summit. Will Donald meet Kim? Will Kim take a knee? And will Trump be separated from his new baby, the Indonesian theme park being financed by China’s ZTE? All that plus the derivation of “Oy vey, Maria!” on this week’s More Perfect Union.
This week’s podcast looks at the Royal Wedding, Trump and Giuliani’s tag team assault on the rule of law, the likelihood of Roger Stone being indicted, and some of the cultural reasons behind all the young male school shooters in America. Real debate without the hate…and plenty of chuckles.