Posts Tagged ‘US politics’

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During the election campaign, Trump argued that “Republicans have become the party of the American worker”. Nick is joined by Nic (previously of Bitchy Shitshow and Vegan Warrior Princesses Attack, now doing the new show Pynk Spots) to discuss this claim and break down the US election result and a lack of focus on class and economic inequality from the Democrats.

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NOFX ‘The Marxist Brothers’, BaseketballPlayoff Tiebreaker’, The Simpsons ‘“Recount” scene from “The Simpsons”’, LowkeyDaily Duppy’.

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Nick is joined by Lottie who gives some feedback on our last episode, critiquing Noam Chomsky’s take on the US election, as well as accusations of privilege in discussions on voting. We also discuss voter suppression and healthcare.

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AkalaMr Fire in the Booth’, That Mitchell and Webb Sound – Series 1Labour vs Conservative’, Frank Turner1933’ – analysis of the song from theedgesusu.co.uk.

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This show features politics professor Jason Brownlee on the upcoming US election. The discussion covers voter suppression, voting Democrat versus third party, identity politics and much more!

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NOFX ‘The Marxist Brothers’, The Simpsons ‘“You have to vote for one of us!” (“It’s a two party system”)’, The Jimmy Dore Show ‘DEMOCRATS’ #ListenToBERNIE Hashtag FAILS!’, Democracy Now! ‘Cornel West & Ben Jealous on Whether Progressives Can Push Joe Biden Leftward If He Defeats Trump’, schmoyoho ‘WE’RE ALL DOOMED – Trump vs. Biden ft. “Weird Al” Yankovic’.

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On this show we are very excited to be joined by Nichole and Callie from a fav podcast of ours, Bitchy Shitshow! We discuss identity politics including the origin of the term, Bernie Sanders and his changing views on identity politics, and even an IDpols-themed joke! Make sure you check out Bitchy Shitshow podcast on your favourite app, connect with them on social media and subscribe to their Youtube channel!

At the start of the show we’re joined by “irregular guest” Emil Raji to give a quick update on Joe Biden choosing Kamala Harris as his running mate.

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NOFX ‘The Marxist Brothers’, The Jimmy Dore Show ‘Biden Pick His VP — KAMALA Is A Cop’, LOWKEY FT. MAI KHALIL ‘DEAR ENGLAND’, Bernie & Killer Mike: 2020, Democracy Now! ‘How Bernie Sanders changed his views on identity politics’ – you can also see a longer version of this interview, CursiveBarricades’.

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