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Apr 19, 2022

We talk with Congresswoman Marie Newman, who Progressive Punch calls the Number one progressive in Congress. We also talk with Shahid Buttar who is once again running against Nancy Pelosi in California's 12th congressional district.

Topics: Starbucks CEO Howard D. Schultz busts unions; Raytheon CEO says war is good for business; Lucky Charms is magically debilitating; Tucker Carlson wants you to tan your balls; The rich don't pay taxes; Jared Kushner gets two billion from Saudi Arabia;

Guests With Time Codes:

(1:16) "For The Refugee" written and performed by Professor Mike Steinel

(4:50) David Does the News

(1:03:29) "Swine Bomb Boogie" written and performed by Professor Mike Steinel

(1:07:35) Jason Myles and Pascal Robert (co-hosts of "This is Revolution" podcast) on whether "wokeness" could lead to class struggle.

(1:27:48) David Cobb (environmental activist and Green Party Presidential candidate) talks about his upcoming Decolonizing Economic Summit

(1:58:08) Howie Klein (founder and treasurer of The Blue America PAC and author of Down With Tyranny) w/ Congresswoman Marie Newman ( IL-06)

(2:38:10) Shahid Buttar (candidate for US House of Representatives CA-12)
Shahid talks congressional insider trading, homelessness, taking on the Pelosi dynasty, nationalizing the oil companies and what it will take to tackle Climate Change

(3:11:29) Dr. Harriet Fraad (host of "Capitalism Hits Home") on what we can learn from Christian Smalls and his Amazon Labor Union

(3:33:21) "Stand Together" written and performed by Professor Mike Steinel

(3:38:51) Professor Mary Anne Cummings (physicist and parks commissioner Aurora, Illinois) Propaganda and how the Left can intelligently approach the US perpetual war machine

(4:02:18) Peter B. Collins (Bay Area Radio Hall of Fame)
America's absurd system for collecting taxes, and the NY Times discovers that American soldiers who run the drone wars suffer too.

(4:38:19) Professor Adnan Husain ("Guerrilla History" and "The Majlis" podcasts)
Religious clashes in India and Israel/Palestine; US meddling in Pakistan seems to have involved displeasure with then Prime Minister Imran Khan's visit to Russia on Feb 24th, the day of the Ukraine invasion.

(5:15:18) Quizmaster Dan Frankenberger tests our knowledge of America's Space Program

(5:41:27) Professor Mike Steinel (Jazz historian and Dylanologist)

(5:48:17) "My Name is Feldman, And I Paint With A Broad Broad Bush" written and performed by Professor Mike Steinel