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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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Sept 4, 2018 – Arsenal For Democracy Ep. 240

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Topic: Texas radicalism from Civil War Germans to railroad strikes to student organizing for education funding equity. People: Bill, Rachel, Nate. Recorded: Sept 2nd, 2018.

Episode 240 (29 min):
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Aug 21, 2018 – Arsenal For Democracy Ep. 238

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Topics: Public banking in North Dakota and proposals for public banking in other states and cities around the US People: Bill, Rachel, Nate. Recorded: Aug 19th, 2018.

Episode 238 (28 min):
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Aug 12, 2018 – Arsenal For Democracy Ep. 237

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Topics: Southwest radicalism – The 1680 Pueblo rebellion in New Mexico; the 1950s Empire Zinc strike in New Mexico; battles over ethnic studies education in Arizona. People: Bill, Rachel, Nate. Recorded: Aug 12th, 2018.

Episode 237 (26 min):
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