Is Trump Creating Racists?

Is Donald Trump literally creating racists in this country? Or is he maybe just riling up racists who were already here? Is that a distinction that even matters? Adam and Chet discuss all of that and more on this week’s episode. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

The Water In Puerto Rico

Don’t let the stories about water being restored for 96 percent of Puerto Rico fool you, the situation there is still incredibly dire. On this episode, Adam and Chet discuss the impact of Hurricane Maria on Puerto Rico’s infrastructure and the historically misguided plan to fix it.  Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

Good Luck, America – Ep. 7 Show Notes

Oh damn! There’s a new episode of Good Luck, America up now. But if you’re reading this post you probably know that already and are here looking for links to the articles we discuss on the show. And here they are! The Flores Settlement https://www.humanrightsfirst.org/resource/flores-settlement-brief-history-and-next-steps https://www.vox.com/2018/6/20/17484546/executive-order-family-separation-flores-settlement-agreement-immigration Two articles about the history of the Flores Settlement, a widely […]

A Brief History of Russian Political Assassinations

    Our episode today focuses on Arkady Babchenko: Arkady Babchenko, a Russian reporter who had criticized Vladimir Putin’s annexation of Crimea and his support for the separatists of southeast Ukraine, was reported found dead on May 29. His death was reported as being related to a Facebook post he’d written in 2017 that caused enough […]

Who the F*** is George Soros?

Who The F*** Is George Soros?

  Hey friends! Here are the sources for this week’s episode of Unpops, where Adam and Brett welcome Washington Post writer Dave Weigel and comedians Olivia Haidar and Kevin Anderson to discuss the life and history of George Soros, the man the right blames for literally everything happening in the world!   Background:   https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/George_Soros https://www.snopes.com/fact-check/george-soros-ss-nazi-germany/ […]