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As the Koch brothers and Trump feud heats up, we take a closer look at the effects of corporations in our politics.

 

A call for the return of political accountability

 

Facebook finds and terminates 32 fake accounts and pages that bear the hallmarks of coordinated Russian propaganda

 

Collusion or Conspiracy? Trump and his pundits frantically flood media outlets in order to advance the talking point that collusion is not a crime. Join us this week to find out why he’s both right and wrong.  

 

 

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This Week’s Discussion:

 

Most regulations are in place for a reason –to protect life and the environment. Ever wonder why regulations are under perennial attack by the GOP? Find out in this episode of Forward Nation Radio.

 

Also,

 

How Trump’s wall of fake media protects his base from reality.

As mounting evidence of his wrong-doings becomes public, Trump continually shifts his ground forcing his supporters to choose between trusting their own eyes and ears, or him.   

 

 

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This Week’s Discussion:

 

Trump’s conference with Vladimir Putin and actions at 2018 NATO meeting triggers open discussions of treason as he distances the United States from NATO allies while continuing to kotow to the Russian president.

 

Russian agent Maria Butina charged with conspiracy against the United States and setting up back channels for secretive communications between Trump and Moscow.

 

 

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NEW This Week on FNR

 

Trump’s trade war heats up causing Harley Davidson and other companies to move production overseas

 

A week of controversial Supreme Court decisions: Muslim ban, Korematsu, Janus, anti-abortion health clinics

 

Why the retirement of Supreme Court Justice Anthony Kennedy is a really big deal

 

Citizens publically push back against members of Trump’s administration: Sarah Huckabee Sanders, Kirstjen Nielsen, and Stephen Miller

 

Insensitivity and lack of empathy on full display with Corey Lewandowski’s “Womp Womp” comment and Melania’s “I Really Don’t Care Do U?” jacket

 

…and more

 

 

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Lawsuit against Trump Foundation and Trump family for tax fraud

Results from the Inspector General Report

Supreme Court ruling on gerrymandering and wave of conservative judicial appointments

Humanitarian Crisis: Trump deflects from his own enforced policy of child separation as global outrage grows, signs executive order under pressure to end unconscionable practice

 

12:20 MAIN SEGMENT

Phone Interview with Cristina Jiménez -Co-founder /Executive Director of United We Dream -the largest immigrant youth-led organization in the United States

https://unitedwedream.org/

 

 

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HEADLINES

 

00:00 Puerto Rico’s death toll is grossly understated

 

01:29 Super Bowl champs, Eagles, refuse to visit Trump -He responds with angry tweet, then throws afternoon party to deflect embarrassment   

 

08:36 Supreme Court rules in favor of Colorado baker, Jack Phillips who refused to make a wedding cake for same sex couple

 

12:13 The Conservative Media Formula: Perpetual state of Fear, Paranoia, and outrage

 

17:45 House and Senate Democrats propose bill to roll back tax cuts for the wealthy

 

19:57 David Brooks pedals “both sides” false equivalencies in NY Times op-ed article

 

22:41 Trump’s recent pardons send signals to wrongdoers

 

25:17 SPECIAL GUEST: Associate Director of Queens College honors program, Steven Leventhal discusses Paul Manafort, the Mueller investigation, potential North Korea summit, and more

 

 

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HEADLINES

 

00:26 Spiderman is real

 

01:34 Rudy Giuliani gets booed at a Yankees game

 

02:32 NFL rules against kneeling -and the 1st Amendment

 

04:46 On again, off again: Uncertainty with Chinese trade sanctions and meeting with North Korea

 

07:07 Emboldened Racism: Roseanne Barr’s controversial tweet results in cancelled show

 

16:51 Trump plays havoc with justice

 

18:48 Trey Gowdy undermines Trump’s deep state conspiracy theories, supports Mueller investigation

 

24:05 Purdue Pharmaceutical could face felony indictments for role in creating opioid crisis

 

26:24 A comprehensive list of Scott Pruitt’s misdeeds and corruption

 

 

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HEADLINES

 

01:13 Comedian Michelle Wolf’s “Smokey Eye” joke offends journalist at the White House Correspondents’ Dinner

 

02:33 Baseless outrage by media after Michelle Wolf roasts Sarah Huckabee Sanders brings to light the effects of contagious false narratives

 

15:10 President Trump poised to scrap Iran nuclear deal

 

19:13 Trump delays steel and aluminum tariffs on Canada, E.U., and Mexico for one month

 

20:02 Gail Collins op-ed on worst cabinet member: Scott Pruitt of EPA

 

22:53 Missouri Governor Eric Greitens’ (the man who threatened to blackmail former mistress over scandalous photos) trial has begun and his use of the reasoning fallacy: equivocation

 

24:53 Another climate change denier, Jim Bridenstine, becomes new NASA administrator

 

25:54 Rand Paul changes his position on Secretary of State pick, Mike Pompeo, after Trump convinces him

 

26:47 Latest developments on Russia investigation

 

27:30 Former NYC Mayor Rudy Giuliani joins Trump’s legal team

 

 

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00:26 Emmanuel Macron visits Trump after fervent speech warning the world of totalitarianism  

 

01:03 Diminished funds for public schools result in the Donors Choose organization

 

01:39 Celebrating Earth Day: Scott Pruitt

 

02:37 Supreme Court hears oral arguments about Trump’s travel ban

 

03:48 Wendy Vitter won’t say if she supports landmark Supreme Court decision Brown v. Board of Ed

 

04:55 Liberal judge Stephen Reinhardt of the 9th Circuit passed at 87

 

06:54 The fight for DACA: District court rules against Trump’s decision as “virtually unexplained” and “unlawful”

 

07:48 A reminder of the importance of Lily Ledbetter’s case and promoting equal pay for women

 

09:34 MAIN SEGMENT

Exclusive FNR Interview with Legendary New York Times Op-Ed Columnist and Pulitzer Prize Board member, Gail Collins, as she shares fun and insightful thoughts on today’s entertainment news media, journalism, Trump, the Me Too movement, and more

 

 

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HEADLINES

 

00:24 GOP campaign adviser, Benjamin Sparks, charged with domestic battery and reportedly made ex-fiancée a sex slave

 

01:23 Speaker of the House, Paul Ryan, will not seek re-election this November; may put GOP in jeopardy for controlling Congress

 

03:22 FBI raids Michael Cohen’s office for bank fraud and campaign finance violations

 

03:56 Prof. David Leventhal breaks down the rhetoric in a line-by-line analysis of Trump’s now famous cabinet meeting critique of the FBI raid of his lawyer

 

14:30 NYTimes editorial: Trump boasted about size of his building following 9/11 attacks

 

15:06 Trump’s paradoxical statement on “Fairness”

 

20:21 Leventhal’s proposal: make Hillary President so Fox News will have content to whine about and everyone else will be happy

 

20:52 “Nice, new and smart” missiles and thoughts on Syria conflict

 

24:37 Madeleine Albright’s op-ed on fascism and Trump as a threat to democracy

 

25:33 Media, propaganda, and Sinclair CEO Chris Ripley

 

28:15 New right-wing conspiracy theory machine QANON trends on Twitter and exists for two reasons

 

 

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