Monthly Archives: December 2015

#92: Cold War Quagmires (Vietnam & Afghanistan)

(Recorded Fall 2015) This Week: Boris and Adrian talk about Cold War quagmires–Vietnam and Afghanistan.

FYI, we’ll be having a book club episode in the new year on The Prize: Who’s in Charge of America’s Schools? by Dale Russakoff. Our discussion will air on January 26, 2016. If you’d like to hear us talk about anything in particular, use the contact link to get us your suggestions or questions by January 21st.

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#91: The weekly roundup, including Trumpwatch; the Paris climate agreement; and the Freddie Gray mistrial

(Recorded December 19, 2015) This Week: (1) The weekly roundup including Trumpwatch; (2) The Paris climate agreement; and (3) a discussion of hung jury in the manslaughter case against Officer William Porter for the death of Freddie Gray in Baltimore.

FYI, we’ll be having a book club episode in the new year on The Prize: Who’s in Charge of America’s Schools? by Dale Russakoff. Our discussion will air on January 26, 2016. If you’d like to hear us talk about anything in particular, use the contact link to get us your suggestions or questions by January 21st.

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#90: Is Donald Trump a fascist demagogue? + a Supreme Court Roundup

(Recorded December 12, 2015) This Week: A Supreme Court Round-up including: (1) Affirmative Action at UT; (2) Redistricting and the meaning of one man, one vote; (3) The latest challenge to Obamacare; (4) Civil Forfeiture; (5) a case against compulsory union dues; and (6) an examination of the death penalty; Also, (7) the latest edition of Trumpwatch.

FYI, we’ll be having a book club episode in the new year on The Prize: Who’s in Charge of America’s Schools? by Dale Russakoff. Our discussion will air on January 26, 2016. If you’d like to hear us talk about anything in particular, use the contact link to get us your suggestions or questions by January 21st.

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#89: Weekly Round-up; Laquan McDonald; Cruz & Rubio;

(Recorded December 05, 2015) This Week: (1) the news round-up; (2) Laquan McDonald and Chicago Policing; and (3) Cruz & Rubio.

FYI, we’ll be having a book club episode in the new year on The Prize: Who’s in Charge of America’s Schools? by Dale Russakoff. Our discussion will air on January 26, 2016. If you’d like to hear us talk about anything in particular, use the contact link to get us your suggestions or questions by January 21st.

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#88: Cold War Leaders (Europe, The Americas, and Africa)

(Recorded Fall 2015) This Week: Boris and Adrian talk about cold war leaders, specifically: Tito, Franco, John Paul II, Thatcher, Pinochet, Castro, Nasser, and Nkrumah.

FYI, we’ll be having a book club episode in the new year on The Prize: Who’s in Charge of America’s Schools? by Dale Russakoff. Our discussion will air on January 26, 2016. If you’d like to hear us talk about anything in particular, use the contact link to get us your suggestions or questions by January 21st.

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