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Politics

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

September 20, 2015

September 19, 2015 Show

This week, we'll speak with Reverend Starsky Wilson, co-chair of the Ferguson Commission, which released a report this week on the root causes of last year's unrest -- and recommendations for much-needed reform in the St. Louis area.

Then we'll chat about this week's GOP debate with Heather "Digby" Parton.

Finally, we'll be joined by Harry Stein, the director of fiscal policy at the Center for American Progress, to discuss the right's war on evidence-based policy-making.

Playlist:
The Civil Wars: "Billie Jean"
Jacob Hacker: "Tenement Yard"
The Simpsons cast:  "In-A-Gadda-Da-Vida"
Ida Lupino: "Again"

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