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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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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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HEADLINES

 

00:26 Intro- Fox News analyst, Ralph Peters’ departure from the “propaganda machine”

 

01:03 March of Our Lives 2018 rally turnout around the world including FNR’s interviews

 

02:12 Citigroup is now imposing restrictions on gun sales

 

04:52 As a result of gerrymandering, researchers project that Democrats will have to win by 11 percent to take back the House

 

06:14 Trump’s plan to put citizenship question back on U.S. census is likely to cause an undercount

 

07:30 Voter suppression efforts continue, prisoners used for gerrymandering, Kris Kobach

 

09:02 Attack on journalism from Rodrigo Duterte and President Trump

 

12:06 Stormy Daniels’ word against Donald Trump’s following 60 Minutes interview

 

16:00 U.S. Pushes NAFTA, in talks with Canada and Mexico, to Limit Junk Food Warning Labels

 

16:30 John Bolton, the new NSA warmonger, and his mustache

 

19:58 John Dowd suggested potential pardons for Michael Flynn and Paul Manafort

 

22:21 Mueller’s court filing confirms that Rick Gates had ties with known Russian spy during 2016 election

 

26:49 United Arab Emirates urged Trump to fire Rex Tillerson for not supporting UAE in Qatar dispute

 

28:25 House spending bill goes against Trump’s proposed cuts but signs it anyway

 

 

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NEWS

 

0:00 Emma Gonzalez’s speech to NRA and Trump

 

1:59 School shooting sympathy not enough without proper regulation of guns

 

7:10 Statistics about gun control, Republicans in bed with the NRA

 

10:30 Trump’s excess inaugural money, axing food and nutrition programs and ADA

 

14:07 Please be kinder to Scott Pruitt, PR still without power, DACA delay

 

18:08 Mueller indictment of Russians and Trump’s reaction

 

23:14 Black voter suppression by Republicans, Russian fake news sites

 

26:26 New charges in Manafort-Gates case, Alex van der Zwaan investigation

 

28:50 Denial prevails among Trump supporters, White House staff domestic abuse scandals

 

32:34 Gerrymandering follow-up, Pennsylvania court map redrawn

 

 

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00:27 Intro – Praising Trump, stock market crash

 

03:33 Trump’s SOTU aim for bipartisanship is in fact partisan

 

07:52 Where democracy has failed, pseudo-democracy has taken its place OR Democracy in the U.S. has lost its meaning

 

12:44 GOP’s memo is now about “Fairness and Accountability” in U.S. Intelligence Agencies

 

17:48 Rand Paul equivocates on Colbert to defend Trump

 

22:14 Russian Twitter bots are smarter than you think

 

25:20 Resisting Trump’s incompetence by use of ridicule

 

27:28 Republican Congress members continue to disavow a thorough investigation involving Russia’s powerful influence on our election

 

29:19 Paul Ryan’s disconnect with reality displayed in a single tweet about tax cuts

 

 

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February 1, 2018  

00:00 Intro Satire– The presidential qualities of people who read good

 

05:21 Putting the subtle and not so subtle inaccuracies of Trump’s State of the Union Speech on BLAST    

 

13:22 “There’s basically no way the president is going to talk to Robert Mueller”

 

18:42 The FBI purge: Trump and GOP’s “massive assault on U.S. intelligence agencies”  

 

23:33 The Stormy Daniels payoff inadvertently exposes numerous global money laundering schemes

 

25:52 With Trump’s obstruction violations documented, evidence of intent now comes into focus

 

28:35 Release the Memo: Devon Nunes “cherry picked anything that might possibly look bad [against FBI] when taken out of context”

 

31:57 Bumper sticker politics, immigration, and racism

 

 

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NEWS

 

00:26 Intro Satire– Government Shutdown, Russian Twitter bots

 

05:13 Why outsource fake news to Russia when we have so much here?

 

07:08 The politics behind the government shutdown

 

 

12:14 A unified Democratic party and their huge disadvantage in “bumper sticker politics”

 

15:11 CHIP (Children’s Health Insurance Program) pays for itself, and then some

 

18:05 Trump’s daily “evolving” positions and politics

 

20:48 A retort to a recent statement by Republican NYT Op Ed writer, David Brooks

 

25:42 The 2018 Women’s March – A global rebuke to Trumpism and the importance of Emily’s List

 

27:19 New information on the negative effects of the Republican Tax Bill

 

28:32 Listener Question: What will be revealed from the Mueller/Trump interview?

 

 

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NEWS

00:30 A bit of “Executive Time”

 

03:46 Sarah Huckabee Sanders declares Trump the hardest worker she’s ever seen as he declares himself a “stable genius”

 

05:48 Fallout from Michael Wolff’s book “Fire and Fury –Inside the Trump White House”

 

10:30 Trump’s Election Integrity Commission to seek out alleged voter fraud disbands under baselessness

 

12:02 Gerrymandering –Recent developments in Virginia and North Carolina

 

14:43 Trump’s actions on DACA recipients ruled unconstitutional by federal courts

 

15:43 Oil drilling on the coasts, energy tycoon donated to Trump in order to have list of demands met

 

17:29 Senator Diane Feinstein energizes Democratic leaders while sending powerful message to GOP

 

20:35 INTERVIEW with journalist Brandon Jordan: The transformation of journalism during the Trump-era war on media

 

28:46 Legalized marijuana – Citizen and states’ rights vs Big Pharma

 

 

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NEWS

00:26 New year, same right-wing agenda

02:25 Republican Tax Plan – “the Fleecing of America” and the mainstream media’s reluctance to call it out

05:02 Orrin Hatch announces retirement, Mitt Romney likely to pursue vacancy

07:28 Trump claims responsibility for keeping America safe from air disasters in 2017

08:07 Blue states to fight back against disproportionate demands of Tax Plan with tax avoidance on behalf of their citizens

10:00 The gift of credible news sources for family and friends in 2018

11:43 Sexual harassment – the need for credibility and accountability

18:37 As the United States withdraws from the world stage, other nations move on

21:37 Republicans brace for Blue Wave in 2018

22:40 Choosing party over the United States, many Republicans attempt to discredit the Mueller investigation

26:40 Steve Bannon calls administration’s Trump Tower meeting with Russians an act of treason

 

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December 7, 2017  

01:13 Rex Tillerson gets the cold shoulder during his visit to Europe.

05:40 Trump recognizes Jerusalem as Israel’s capital, isolating U.S. from the world

09:18 Russian collusion case: Michael Flynn pleads guilty to lying to the F.B.I

12:26 Trump’s infamous tweet proves awareness of his obstruction of justice

13:30 GOP supports Roy Moore who is confused on whether gays should be executed

18:34 Sanders calls for a bigger tent

21:32 Interview with NYPIRG’s Tom Wendol – The impact of an impending Williams Pipeline in New York City and what you can do to stop it

28:27 GOP gives Dems two hours to read 500 pages with illegible hand written alterations, pushes Senate tax bill through just before 2:00 am

32:48 Joint Committee on Taxation proves that the tax bill primarily benefits the wealthy

 

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