After an update on the day's news, we welcome Gaius Publius back to the show to discuss his article "Shocking the Shock Doctrine: What Recovery in Puerto Rico Could Look Like". We also talked about his piece published yesterday, "Defining Neoliberalism". At the beginning of the show, I read from a Washington Post article about how difficult it is to file a sexual harassment claim on Capitol Hill, "How Congress plays by different rules on sexual harassment and misconduct," something that should both anger and sicken you.
The president is unraveling the Affordable Care Act, unraveling the Iran nuclear deal and simply unraveling. Today I was joined by Heather "Digby" Parton to talk about all of it. Find Digby on Salon here, and on Twitter here.
Sunday night brought the worst mass shooting in US history in Las Vegas, with 59 dead and more than 500 people wounded. Trump is in Puerto Rico today making a fool of himself. It's Tuesday, so GottaLaff joins in to discuss everything in the news.