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Focusing on issues, not tweets, Raw Story and AlterNet’s Joshua Holland and Liz Preza talk politics with academics, newsmakers and progressive journalists.

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This week, Liz Preza and Joshua Holland examine some questionable choices by The New York Times and CBS when it comes to dealing with media personalities like Ivanka Trump.

Then Josh is joined by Daily Beast contributor Michael Tomasky to take a look at how the media handled -- and mishandled -- some of the top stories of the year.

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This week, Liz Preza and Joshua Holland discuss the historic impeachment of Donald Trump and the president's reaction to the constitutional reprimand.

And then Joshua speaks to Robin Marty, author of Handbook for a Post-Roe America, who argues that the Supreme Court and state legislatures have already effectively overturned Roe v. Wade abortion rights protections.

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This week, Liz Preza and Joshua Holland kick off the show with an odd misfire by <em>The New York Times</em> about Donald Trump's executive order on Judaism and some really screwed up stories that come to us courtesy of some deep red states. 
 
And then we're joined by former CIA officer and current writer Alex Finley, to talk about the FBI Inspector General's long-awaited report on the investigations into the Trump campaign and Russia, and William Barr's unprecedented propaganda push to undermine it.  
 
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This week, Joshua Holland and Liz Preza talk about impeachment, Rudy Giuliani’s brazenness and a massive smear campaign coming from the Israeli right against the first two Muslim women elected to the U.S. Congress.

Then we’re joined by Mother Jones climate reporter Rebecca Leber to talk about her recent piece on the innovative, in-your-face tactics that have fueled the remarkable growth of the youth-driven Sunrise Movement.

 

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