Yvette Simpson, CEO of the group Democracy for America, brings the heat to Democrats who are moving too slowly for progressives — from President Biden's insistence on pursuing bipartisanship to Sen. Dianne Feinstein, who Simpson says has stayed in the Senate far too long. | Unlimited Chronicle access: sfchronicle.com/pod Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
(10/17/20) Anti-rec: #TrialOfChicago7; Allison is not a fan of Dianne Feinstein; Rudy's daughter hates him
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Ep 235: Allison and Erek (@erek_smith) discuss Netflix's The Social Dilemma and the Trial of the Chicago 7 Recommended reading: 9 (Kinda) Hilarious Lessons From My 99 Days on a COVID Ventilator In bad news: The stupid dueling town halls, Allison is not a fan of Dianne Feinstein, and Amy Coney Barrett's looming Supreme Court confirmation In good news: Chris Christie now takes Covid seriously after almost dying from it, YouTube cracks down on QAnon, and maybe-Russian puppet Rudy Giuliani's daughter hates him Light Treason News is supported by members! To sign up and keep the show going, visit lighttreason.news
Ezra and Matt discuss the past and future of the US Senate.Resources:"How Mitch McConnell is changing the Democratic Party" by Ezra Klein, Vox"America needs a democratic revolution" by Matthew Yglesias, VoxHosts:Matthew Yglesias (@mattyglesias), Senior correspondent, VoxEzra Klein (@ezraklein), Editor-at-large, VoxCredits:Jeff Geld, (@jeff_geld), Editor and ProducerThe Weeds is a Vox Media Podcast Network productionBuy Matt's book! Want to support The Weeds? Please consider making a contribution to Vox: bit.ly/givepodcastsAbout VoxVox is a news network that helps you cut through the noise and understand what's really driving the events in the headlines.Follow Us: Vox.comFacebook group: The Weeds Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
AJC - From The Archives: Shining the Spotlight on U.S. Senator Dianne Feinstein
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FROM THE ARCHIVES... PLEASE NO PHONE CALLS!Lamont Banks, Cliff Stewart, and Lisa Stewart of the Colorado exoneration firm A Just Cause, discuss what happens when the wheels of justice trample unbridled over the rights of innocent Americans. Tonight, our Hosts will be Shining a Spotlight on Capitol Hill and United States Senator from California Dianne Feinstein, who has built a reputation as an independent voice, working with both Democrats and Republicans to find commonsense solutions to the problems facing California and the nation.A Just Cause is currently campaigning for "FreeTheIRP6," who's been wrongly imprisoned in Florence, CO for a crime they didn't commit. Read full story: www.freetheirp6.org. For more information, about A Just Cause and to Donate to the IRP6 legal defense fund, visit www.a-justcause.com.Follow us on Twitter: @AJCRadio, @A_JustCause, @FreeTheeIRP6, @FreeeTheIRP6 and Like our Facebook Pages: https://www.facebook.com/AJustCauseCoast2Coast, https://www.facebook.com/AJustCauseCO, and https://www.facebook.com/FreetheIRP6Thank you for your support!