Jimmy Dore, Stef Zamorano, Abby Martin and Mike Prysner. Jake Tapper misleadingly fact checks Bernie Sanders on Medicare-for-all cost. How switching to single-payer would save the US trillions of dollars. Facebook restores Telesur page after posting a vague explanation for its removal. Dozens of Yemeni children killed after US-backed Saudi coalition bombs school bus.
Aggressive Progressives August 15, 2018
Jimmy Dore, Stef Zamorano, Steve Oh & Malcolm Fleschner. Facebook censorship and its unintended consequences. DNC reverses ban on donations from fossil fuel PACs. Democrats lambast Green Party for spoiling special elections.
Aggressive Progressives August 8, 2018
Jimmy Dore, Ron Placone & Stef Zamorano. Dominoes start to fall for Alex Jones after Apple bans Infowars. Healthcare lobbyists bribe Democratic candidates to oppose Medicare for all. MSNBC aired 500 segments on Stormy Daniels but zero on Yemen war. Trump’s antics distract the media from other issues.
Aggressive Progressives August 1, 2018
Jimmy Dore, Steve Oh, Stef Zamorano & Malcolm Fleschner. Trump’s Russia-gate narrative detracts from important issues. Noam Chomsky discusses Israel’s influence over the U.S. on Democracy Now. Rachel Maddow’s fixation on Russian involvement. Interview with The Nation writer Aaron Maté.
Aggressive Progressives July 25, 2018
Ron Placone, Mark Thompson. Cuomo’s biggest donors rake in millions from ICE. Democrat who receives money from private prisons votes with GOP supporting ICE. Oil and gas interests get a seat at the table of North Dakota’s new enviro agency. CNN’s list of Democrats most likely to run in 2020.
Aggressive Progressives July 18, 2018
Malcolm Fleschner & Steve Oh. California Democrats endorse Feinstein opponent Kevin de León. New California bill restores strong net neutrality protections. Interview with Nation writer and Real News host Aaron Maté. Chicago has paid over $662M in police misconduct.
Aggressive Progressives: July 11, 2018
Jimmy Dore, Steve Oh, Stef Zamorano & Malcolm Fleschner. Chuck Schumer skips townhall, so constituents speak to cardboard cutout. New report shows U.S. worker conditions among the worst in developed world. Remaining charges against Trump inauguration protesters after failure to prove wrongdoing. Paul Manfort wants trial moved to Roanoke because Northern Virginia is “too liberal.” Pentagon fields questions on war zone …