This week Bill, Rachel, and Nate talk about Biden’s flip-flops on the Hyde Amendment and the DNC’s decision to refuse to hold a climate policy debate or allow candidates to participate in one by anyone else.
Description: With our WVUD version of the radio show on hiatus for the summer, we (Bill, Rachel, and Nate) kick off our summer spinoff podcast: Arsenal For Democracy – Lend Lease. Episode 1 discusses some of the distinctions between Elizabeth Warren and Bernie Sanders in their presidential campaigns so far.
Topic: Recent state abortion bans, abortion fund networks, our show’s previous coverage of the issue, and bad social media Discourse around these developments. People:Bill, Rachel, Nate. Recorded: May 19, 2019.
Topic: Friday student climate strikes around the world, the Sunrise Movement youth activism in the US, and the people that complain too much about them. People:Bill, Rachel, Nate. Recorded: May 4, 2019.
"We must be the great arsenal of democracy. For us this is an emergency as serious as war itself. We must apply ourselves to our task with the same resolution, the same sense of urgency, the same spirit of patriotism and sacrifice as we would show were we at war."
-Pres. Franklin Delano Roosevelt, December 29, 1940