Tag Archives: civil rights

#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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#23: Ferguson; Hillary Clinton; and Hackcess to Justice

(Recorded August 16, 2014) This Week: (1) We discuss the killing of Michael Brown by a police officer in Ferguson, Missouri; (2) Hillary Clinton’s interview with Jeffrey Goldberg; and (3) the ABA Journal’s Hackcess to Justice hackathon.

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#6: Obamacare Rally, Voter Suppression, and Paul Ryan’s Budget

(Recorded Apr. 5, 2014) This Week:  (1) We discuss Healthcare.gov’s last minute rally – will the Democrats start running on Obamacare instead of away from it?; (2) Voter suppression by any other name – Are GOP election reforms targeted at black people or Democrats?; (3) Paul Ryan’s budget proposal  – the boys take us through the most interesting pieces.

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#1: Politics, Drugs, Sex, and the Single Zillionaire

(Recorded Mar. 1, 2014) This Week: (1) Law and Politics: same-sex marriage bans are dropping like flies, and John Dingell is leaving Congress; (2) Heroin and illicit drugs in America; (3) Pop Culture: David asks if Ghostbusters is a republican polemic? and Josh talks about Tom Perkins’ Sex and the Single Zillionaire.

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