Thomas Frank, author of “What’s the Matter with Kansas?: How Conservatives Won the Heart of America,”“Listen, Liberal: Or, What Ever Happened to the Party of the People?” And his latest, “The People, No: A Brief History of Anti-Populism;” Screenwriter Dave Sirus, who latest movie is “The King of Staten Island;” Animal Behaviorist Dr. Jennifer Verdolin author of “Raised by Animals;” American Hero/New Jersey Sex Symbol Burt Ross;Pete Dominick, host of “StandUP! with Pete Dominick,” Philosophy Professor Ben Burgis, author of “Myth and Mayhem: A Leftist Critique of Jordan Peterson;” Comic Joe DeVito; Dr. Philip Herschenfeld and Son Ethan; The Reverend Barry W. Lynn from Americans United For Separation of Church and State; Peabody and Emmy Award Winning Jim Earl; Ask Henry Hakamaki
Randy Bryce, The Iron Stache, talks unions and how he ended former Speaker Paul Ryan’s political career; Comedian Josh Johnson from “The Daily Show;” Rashid Khalidi, Columbia’s Edward Said Professor of Arab Studies, Co-editor, Journal of Palestine Studies and author of “The 100 Years’ War on Palestine; Jess Scarane, Democratic candidate running to represent Delaware in the U.S. Senate; Comic Judy Gold, whose new book is “Yes, I Can Say That: When They Come for the Comedians, We Are All in Trouble;” Folklore Archivist Nicole Penney discusses academic work she and other scholars are conducting to chronicle bathroom graffiti; Journalist Cal Colgan, from the Industrial Workers of the World’s Freelance Journalist Union (IWW FJU); Investigative reporter Alex Kotch from The Center for Media and Democracy; Founder and Treasurer of The Blue America PAC, Howie Klein; Democratic Strategist Jeff Blackwood; Medieval European and Middle Eastern Historian Professor Adnan Husain; Professor Harvey J. Kaye author of “Thomas Paine and The Promise of America;” Timothy Ulrich from China Global Television Network; Covid 19 Town Hall with The Irritable Immunologist and Immuno Biologist Henry Hakamaki; Jackie “The Joke Man” Martling; Emilio Fox and David answer listener questions; Dan Frankenberger’s Community Billboard; Covid Players; Comedy Writer Jon Ross addresses listener complaints as the newly appointed David Feldman Show Ombudsman
Millions of Americans again take to the streets, but this time because wicked landlords are evicting them. Housing is a human right. On today’s show, we go to Milwaukee, Wisconsin where Democratic Mayor Tom Barrett does NOTHING to keep unscrupulous landlords from throwing predominantly African American communities out of their homes. As Covid-19 runs roughshod through our broken economy, where will these homeless and jobless Americans end up? How will they survive the Wisconsin winter?
Dr. Harriet Fraad, host of “When Capitalism Hits Home;” Democratic Candidate for Arizona’s First Congressional District Eva Putzova; Congressman Alan Grayson, author of “High Crimes: The Impeachment of Donald Trump;” Folklore Archivist Nicole Penny on “The Dead Baby Joke Cycle;” Founder and Treasurer of The Blue America PAC, Howie Klein; Professor Harvey J. Kaye author of “FDR On Democracy;” Founder and President of Yuk Yuk’s Mark Breslin; Documentarian and Director Roger Nygard whose latest film is “The Truth About Marriage;” Comedian Aaron Berg, star of “25 Sets” now streaming on iTunes and Amazon; Jazz Professor Mike Steinel performs “Hey Mr. Bezos;” Jackie “The Joke Man” Martling; Comic Jon Ross, the David Feldman Show’s new Ombudsman; Screenwriter Dave Sirus, whose latest movie is “The King of Staten Island;” Professor Adnan Husain; Covid-19 Town Hall with The Irritable Immunologist and Immuno Biologist Henry Hakamaki
With Trump threatening to postpone the elections we talk with Investigative Journalist Greg Palast who says in his new book, “How Trump Stole 2020” that 22% of all mail-in votes never get counted; From “Literary Hangover, ” “The Majority Report,” and “The Michael Brooks Show,”Matt Lech; Emmy and Peabody Award Winning Jim Earl; Animal Behaviorist Dr. Jennifer Verdolin, author of “Raised By Animals;” American Hero Burt Ross; LGBTQ Activist Zack Ford; Professor Ben Burgis, author of “Myth & Mayhem: A Leftist Critique of Jordan Peterson;”David and Emilio Fox answer listener questions; Psychiatrist Dr. Philip Herschenfeld, professor of psychoanalysis, and his son, Actor/Comic/Singer/Harvard Apologist Ethan; From Americans United for Separation of Church and State, The Rev. Barry W. Lynn; Ask Henry Hakamaki; Citizen David Bacon;Union Organizing Town Hall With the Industrial Workers of The World.
The hardest working pediatrician in comedy, Dr. Jay Sutay passed away last week. We remember one of the greats. Also: Melania Trump (Martha Previte;) Jackie “The Joke Man” Martling; Comic Joe DeVito; Dan Frankenberger helps us remember Dr. Jay Sutay, the hardest working pediatrician in comedy; Founder and President of Yuk Yuk’s, Mark Breslin; Comic Aaron Berg, star of “25 Sets” now streaming on Amazon and iTunes; Ray Hair, president of the American Federation of Musicians— a labor union representing professional instrumental musicians in the United States and Canada; Comic Judy Gold, author of “Yes I Can Say That, When They Come For The Comedians We’re All In Trouble;” Journalist Andrew Miller, from the Industrial Workers of The World; Jazz Historian and Dylanologist, Professor Mike Steinel;Howie Klein, founder and Treasurer of the Blue America PAC; Adam Christensen, 26-year-old progressive Democrat running for North Central Florida’s 3rd congressional district; Dr. Harriet Fraad, host of “Capitalism Hits Home;” Dr. Adnan Husain, professor of Medieval Mediterranean and Islamic World studies at Queen’s University Kingston, Ontario; Professor Harvey J. Kaye, author of “Thomas Paine and The Promise of America;” Covid-19 Town Hall with The Irritable Immunologist and Immuno Biologist Henry Hakamaki; Archivist Nicole Penny; David Takes Your Calls
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