Our GOP Problem from Hell
The Blue Wave is real, Kyrsten Sinema wins in Arizona, Trump takes a pass on honoring veterans because it rained, and House Democrats put voting rights at the top of their agenda. Then Stacey Abrams’ campaign manager Lauren Groh-Wargo talks to Tommy about the effort to count every vote in Georgia's governor’s race.
DeRay, Sam, Brittany, and Clint discuss the overlooked news, including Roe v. Wade's vulnerability, holistic public defense, the role of consent decrees in curbing police brutality, and Mississippi's Senate runoff race. The Washington Post's Elizabeth Bruenig joins DeRay to talk about her article, "She reported her rape. Her hometown turned against her. Can justice ever be served?"
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To tear young children and infants away from their parents without telling them if or when they’ll be reunited is a monstrous choice. It's Trump's choice, and Republicans are doing nothing to change it. But there are plenty of groups at our border, fighting tooth and nail to help parents see their children again and figure out how to navigate our broken immigration system. Friends of the Pod, here's what you can do: Pitch in what you can to help make sure these advocates and families have what they need.Do What You Can