Category: Journalists

Jeet Heer on Trump, Hillary & The Media

Jeet Heer senior editor of New Republic

Jeet Heer, senior editor at New Republic, talks about the myth of Trump’s independent streak, why Hillary will be remembered as a transformative historical figure and how the United States media pushes a Trump narrative that soothes instead of informs.

Produced by Alicia Cordova

Listen to entire episode of the David Feldman Show below:

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Comic Paul Gilmartin & Journalist David Dayen

Comic Fred Stoller, Storyteller Dylan Brody and Constitutional Law Professor Corey Brettschneider. Paul Gilmartin hosts The Mental Illness Happy Hour and talks about coping as well as curing problems of the mind. David Dayen writes for The Nation, The New Republic, American Prospect and The Intercept. He talks about who the real culprits are behind rising drug costs and why California’s attempt to pass Single Payer has stalled. Professor Corey Brettschneider on why we need to impeach Trump as soon as possible and why Neil Gorsuch may turn out to be more conservative than Antonin Scalia. Dylan Brody has been called a genius by David Sedaris. He’s also been called a genius by David Feldman, but who cares what Feldman thinks? Dylan is performing his new one man show “Driving Hollywood” at The Pit all this month in Manhattan. Fred Stoller’s new book is “Five Minutes To Kill.” He’s currently working on a new book about his mother Pearl.

Produced by Alicia Cordova

Listen to individual interviews:

Paul Gilmartin

David Dayen

Corey Brettschneider

Dylan Brody

Fred Stoller

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