Federal employees are seeing their lives destroyed by the shut down. We are joined by Guardian Columnist and Executive Editor of the Economic Hardship Reporting Project, Alissa Quart, whose latest book is “Squeezed: Why Our Families Can’t Afford America.”
Elizabeth Warren went to Iowa, and, despite what the pundits say, she has tapped into Middle America’s rage against Wall Street and Pay Day lenders. We talk with Washington Post Columnist Helaine Olen.
The American Psychological Association calls Toxic Masculinity a mental illness, but Republicans say it’s an ideology. Zack Ford, the LGBTQ editor for Think Progress, explains.
Senator Elizabeth Warren can beat Donald Trump, but Howie Klein from Down With Tyranny says the most recent polls tells us Senator Bernie Sanders has a better chance than Warren.
Kwanzaa’s creator Dr. Maulana Karenga was an FBI snitch who betrayed several Black Panthers according to Bruce A. Dixon, managing editor of The Black Agenda Report. We talk about the legacy of Dr. Maulana Karenga and why it’s impossible to celebrate the holiday from the man.
The Rev. Barry W. Lynn and David engage in a heated debate on whether or not to bring back the draft. From 1992 until his retirement in 2017, the Rev. Barry W. Lynn served as executive director of Americans United for Separation of Church and State.