July 17, 2018 – Arsenal For Democracy Ep. 234

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Topics: Populist and radical politics of the Plains and Prairie states (and neighboring Canadian provinces) from the 1890s to the 1930s. People: Bill, Rachel, Nate. Recorded: July 15th, 2018.

Episode 234 (29 min):
AFD 234

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July 10, 2018 – Arsenal For Democracy Ep. 233

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Topics: Congressional farm bill and SNAP eligibility revisions; a public library funding controversy in Georgia. People: Bill, Rachel. Recorded: July 8th, 2018.

Episode 233 (26 min):
AFD 233

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July 3, 2018 – Arsenal For Democracy Ep. 232 Extended

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Topics: Recent Supreme Court rulings; the protests against family separation and ICE; Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez’s election to Congress; Bill’s announcement. People: Bill, Rachel, Nate. Recorded: July 1st, 2018.

Episode 232 (40 min):
AFD 232

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AFD 232 What We Didn’t Spend Enough Time on This Week (PDF)

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June 26, 2018 – Arsenal For Democracy Ep. 231

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Topics: UN special report on extreme poverty in the United States; Lush’s spycops ad campaign in the UK. People: Bill, Rachel, Nate. Recorded: June 24th, 2018.

Episode 231 (28 min):
AFD 231

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June 19, 2018 – Arsenal For Democracy Ep. 230

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Topics: Plastics pollution in oceans and waterways. People: Bill, Rachel, Nate. Recorded: June 10th, 2018.

Episode 230 (28 min):
AFD 230

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https://www.washingtonpost.com/news/world/wp/2018/06/05/sharks-cold-water-and-plastic-smog-swimmer-crosses-pacific-to-fight-pollution/?utm_term=.dae5ee351c09
https://wedocs.unep.org/bitstream/handle/20.500.11822/25496/singleUsePlastic_sustainability.pdf?sequence=1&isAllowed=y
https://www.theguardian.com/environment/shortcuts/2018/jun/08/microplastics-in-our-mussels-the-sea-is-feeding-human-garbage-back-to-us
https://www.theguardian.com/environment/2018/mar/15/microplastics-found-in-more-than-90-of-bottled-water-study-says
https://www.theguardian.com/environment/2017/feb/13/extraordinary-levels-of-toxic-pollution-found-in-10km-deep-mariana-trench
https://www.theguardian.com/environment/2017/may/15/38-million-pieces-of-plastic-waste-found-on-uninhabited-south-pacific-island
https://www.theguardian.com/lifeandstyle/2017/feb/14/sea-to-plate-plastic-got-into-fish

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June 12, 2018 – Arsenal For Democracy Ep. 229

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Topics: Delaware’s new sports betting system and the global problems with gambling in sports. People: Bill, Rachel, Nate. Produced: June 10th, 2018.

Episode 229 (30 min):
AFD 229

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http://www.espn.com/chalk/story/_/id/23501236/supreme-court-strikes-federal-law-prohibiting-sports-gambling
https://www.pokernews.com/news/2018/06/inside-gaming-delaware-first-sports-betting-scotus-ruling-30965.htm
https://www.nytimes.com/2018/06/05/sports/sports-betting-delaware.html
https://www.legalsportsreport.com/21065/the-week-in-sports-betting-june-8/
https://deadspin.com/i-went-to-all-three-delaware-casinos-on-the-first-day-o-1826605299
https://www.forbes.com/sites/steveprice/2018/06/08/world-cup-2018-ghana-referee-bribes-scandal-shows-fifas-flaws/#5fdc1a03d460
https://sports.yahoo.com/kenyan-world-cup-referee-resigns-accepting-600-undercover-journalist-213344306.html

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June 5, 2018 – Arsenal For Democracy Ep. 228

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Topics: Illinois’s recent passage of the federal Equal Rights Amendment and the long struggle for passage nationwide. People: Bill, Rachel, Nate. Produced: June 3rd, 2018.

Episode 228 (29 min):
AFD 228

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