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Episode 15 – How to avoid DOUBLING the maternal mortality rate w/ Erica Sackin of Planned Parenthood of America

Episode 15 – How to avoid DOUBLING the maternal mortality rate w/ Erica Sackin of Planned Parenthood of America

The show notes for Episode 15 are at http://www.eclectablog.com/2017/01/episode-15-how-to-avoid-doubling-the-u-s-maternal-mortality-rate-w-erica-sackins-of-planned-parenthood-of-america.html Washington Post: City parking permits for 200 buses are being sought for Inauguration Day. The number for the Women’s March: 1,200. People magazine: D.C. Dress Shops Dispute Trump’s Claim That They Are ‘Sold-Out’ for Inauguration: ‘There’s Never Been Less Demand’ LOLGOP in The National Memo: To Defeat ‘Disgusting Donald,’ We Must […]

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Episode 14 – EMERGENCY OBAMCARE REPEAL EPISODE with Jonathan Cohn, Charles Gaba, and Amy Lynn Smith

Episode 14 – EMERGENCY OBAMCARE REPEAL EPISODE with Jonathan Cohn, Charles Gaba, and Amy Lynn Smith

The show notes for Episode 14 are at http://www.eclectablog.com/2017/01/podcast-emergency-obamcare-repeal-episode-with-jonathan-cohn-charles-gaba-and-amy-lynn-smith.html Jonathan Cohn on Twitter: @CitizenCohn. Sick: The Untold Story of America’s Health Care Crisis – and the People Who Pay the Price by Jonathan Cohn. Jonathan Cohn on Huffington Post: “Republicans Would Repeal Obamacare In Precisely The Way They Accuse Democrats Of Enacting It“. Charles Gaba on Twitter: @Charles_Gaba. Charles Gaba’s […]

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Episode 13 – As if you weren’t freaked enough, imagine the amped up surveillance state under Trump wsg Marcy Wheeler

Episode 13 – As if you weren’t freaked enough, imagine the amped up surveillance state under Trump wsg Marcy Wheeler

The show notes for Episode 13 are at http://www.eclectablog.com/2017/01/episode-13-as-if-you-werent-freaked-enough-imagine-the-amped-up-surveillance-state-under-trump-wsg-marcy-wheeler.html STATISTIC via ACA Signups: 900,000 – the number of Michiganders that will be uninsured by repeal in a state Trump won by 10,700. LOLGOP on Eclectablog: If the GOP guts Obamacare funding with tax breaks for the rich, it’s dead. New York Times: Trump Weighs Letting Veterans Opt Out of V.A. […]

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Episode 12: What Betsy Devos needs to know about public education. With special guest teacher/advocate Patrick Kearney

Episode 12: What Betsy Devos needs to know about public education. With special guest teacher/advocate Patrick Kearney

The show notes for Episode 12 are at http://www.eclectablog.com/2016/12/episode-12-never-retweet-trump-and-other-lessons-from-2016-with-special-guest-teacheradvocate-patrick-kearney.html George Lakoff: How to Help Trump Greg Sargent: Could Trump help unleash nuclear catastrophe with a single tweet? STAT: Labor union members collect 25,000 signatures during the three weeks of Michigan’s lame duck session STAT: If we cut off all 30 million poor kids now enrolled in Medicaid, it would save […]

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Episode 11: HERE is something you can do to resist the Trump agenda. With special guest Lizz Winstead

Episode 11: HERE is something you can do to resist the Trump agenda. With special guest Lizz Winstead

The show notes for Episode 11 are at http://www.eclectablog.com/2016/12/episode-11-here-is-something-you-can-do-to-resist-the-trump-agenda-with-special-guest-lizz-winstead.html Washington Post: A new poll shows 52% of Republicans actually think Trump won the popular vote. Georgetown University Health Policy Institute: New Study Finds the Number of Uninsured Children Will More Than Double if the Affordable Care Act is Repealed. Rev. William Barber at the Sugar Law Center Anniversary celebration (Facebook […]

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Episode 10: How do we work with our enemies? With special guest Equality Michigan’s Stephanie White

Episode 10: How do we work with our enemies? With special guest Equality Michigan’s Stephanie White

The show notes for Episode 10 are at http://www.eclectablog.com/2016/12/how-do-we-work-with-our-enemies-with-special-guest-equality-michigans-stephanie-white.html Jeff Spross: Why Trump’s Cabinet poses a unique threat to the working class. Trump’s cabinet picks so far. Gordon Adams: Donald Trump’s Military Government. PPP: Why Pat McCrory Lost and What It Means in Trump’s America. Susan Demas: The First Amendment is under attack in Michigan. Eclectablog: Michigan Republicans add appropriation […]

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Trump’s pick for Sec. of Education Betsy DeVos UNVEILED & REVEALED with special guest Prof. Mitchell Robinson

Trump’s pick for Sec. of Education Betsy DeVos UNVEILED & REVEALED with special guest Prof. Mitchell Robinson

The show notes for Episode 9 are at http://www.eclectablog.com/2016/12/trumps-pick-for-sec-of-education-betsy-devos-unveiled-revealed-with-special-guest-prof-mitchell-robinson.html Eclectablog: DeVos family responsible for HALF of campaign contributions to Michigan House Republicans in last quarter of 2015. Rachel Tabachnick: The Right’s “School Choice” Scheme. Betsy DeVos could ‘destroy’ public schools with vouchers, Michigan educators worry. Andy Kroll | Mother Jones: Meet the New Kochs: The DeVos Clan’s Plan to Defund […]

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Empathy as an antidote to Trump with special guest Dawud Walid of CAIR Michigan

Empathy as an antidote to Trump with special guest Dawud Walid of CAIR Michigan

The show notes for Episode 8 are at http://www.eclectablog.com/2016/11/empathy-as-an-antidote-to-trump-with-special-guest-dawud-walid-of-cair-michigan.html Over 3,000,000 confirmed tickets were issued for @realDonaldTrump rallies. One more data point to gasp at. #Trump — Brad Parscale (@parscale) November 29, 2016 Eclectablog: Jill Stein appears to be gearing up for 2020 run with seemingly phony election audit ploy by exploiting Dem hopes & fears Ari Berman: Donald Trump […]

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Show up! with special guest Michigan State Representative Jeff Irwin

Show up! with special guest Michigan State Representative Jeff Irwin

The show notes for Episode 7 are at http://www.eclectablog.com/2016/11/show-up-with-special-guest-michigan-state-representative-jeff-irwin.html Hillary Clinton’s 1.7 million popular vote lead. GOP vs. Dem obstructionism The Kremlin Would Be Proud of Trump’s Propaganda Playbook. Alt-Right Exults in Donald Trump’s Election With a Salute: ‘Heil Victory’. Maggiano’s Little Italy apologizes after hosting white nationalist dinner complete with Nazi salute https://t.co/AsvTlIUgvN pic.twitter.com/1c0P29mP1q — Bradd Jaffy (@BraddJaffy) November […]

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“What can we do now?” with special guests Congressman John Dingell & Congresswoman Debbie Dingell

“What can we do now?” with special guests Congressman John Dingell & Congresswoman Debbie Dingell

The show notes for this episode are at http://www.eclectablog.com/2016/11/what-can-we-do-now-with-special-guests-congressman-john-dingell-congresswoman-debbie-dingell Cold open video: .@AriBerman: Fact that 1 party made it deliberately harder to vote is one of biggest ignored scandals of 2016 #AMJoy https://t.co/qc7xOBPGHT — AM Joy w/Joy Reid (@amjoyshow) November 13, 2016 Debbie Dingell: I said Clinton was in trouble with the voters I represent. Democrats didn’t listen Flint: State […]

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What’s on the ballot besides Western Civilization with special guest Daily Kos Elections’ Stephen Wolf

What’s on the ballot besides Western Civilization with special guest Daily Kos Elections’ Stephen Wolf

The show notes for this podcast can be found at http://www.eclectablog.com/2016/11/whats-on-the-ballot-besides-western-civilization-with-special-guest-daily-kos-elections-stephen-wolf Here are the topics we talked about on today’s podcast: Cold open – Trump vs. the tape of President Obama’s ACTUAL words when a protester interrupted his speech: FBI Director James Comey clears Hillary Clinton — again. Leaked document shows the extent of how GOP donor is personally profiting […]

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