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Dec 11, 2018 – Arsenal For Democracy Ep. 252 Extended

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Guest Interview: Luke Mayville, co-founder of Reclaim Idaho, talks about the recent successful statewide referendum campaign to expand Medicaid in Idaho. People: Rachel, Bill. Recorded: Dec 11th 2018.

Episode 252 (34 min):
AFD 252

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Dec 4, 2018 – Arsenal For Democracy Ep. 251

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Topic: Republican power grabs in Wisconsin and Michigan in spite of recent election results; emerging allegations that a North Carolina Congressional election was outright stolen with faked and mishandled absentee ballots. People: Bill, Rachel. Recorded: Dec 3rd 2018.

Episode 251 (27 min):
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Nov 27, 2018 – Arsenal For Democracy Ep. 250

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Topic: Poisonous rhetoric and media coverage of immigration issues like the caravan. People: Bill, Rachel, and Nate. Recorded: Nov 25th 2018.

Episode 250 (29 min):
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Oct 23, 2018 – Arsenal For Democracy Ep. 246

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Topic: Brazil has a fascist poised to become president and destroy the environment, and we recap the country’s past few years. People: Bill, Rachel, Nate. Recorded: Oct 21st, 2018.

Episode 246 (27 min):
AFD 246

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Oct 2, 2018 – Arsenal For Democracy Ep. 244

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Topic: Supreme Court history from the early US to Redemption to Lochner to FDR and to present day, including new discussions of court-packing and impeachments. People: Bill, Rachel, Nate. Recorded: Sept 30th, 2018.

Episode 244 (29 min):
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Sept 25, 2018 – Arsenal For Democracy Ep. 243

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Topic: The recent defense spending bill and attached public health spending. People: Bill, Rachel, Nate. Recorded: Sept 23rd, 2018.

Episode 243 (26 min):
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Sept 18, 2018 – Arsenal For Democracy Ep. 242

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Topic: Recapping the 2018 Prison Strike and the impact of the recent hurricane on prisoners. People: Bill, Rachel. Recorded: Sept 15th, 2018.

Episode 242 (26 min):
AFD 242

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https://www.theguardian.com/us-news/2018/sep/09/us-prison-strike-latest-demands-voting-rights
https://www.newyorker.com/news/as-told-to/an-inside-account-of-the-national-prisoners-strike
https://qz.com/1391345/hurricane-florence-is-raging-and-south-carolinas-prisoners-are-still-stuck/
https://www.nytimes.com/2018/09/13/us/hurricane-florence-prisoners.html
https://news.vice.com/en_us/article/nembwm/south-carolina-failed-to-evacuate-a-prison-inmates-are-now-sitting-ducks-in-hurricane-florences-path
https://www.brennancenter.org/criminal-disenfranchisement-laws-across-united-states

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