It's the end of another crazy week. During the first half of the show, Nicole brings us up to date on the latest news on Trump's European trip and the Peter Strzok hearing in the House. Then, we're joined by Gaius Publius, who had an op-ed in the San Francisco Chronicle last week entitled "The Next US Constitution is Forming Now."
Trump alienated our NATO allies as he continues sucking up to Vladimir Putin. Today, he heads to the UK where he'll be greeted by a giant Baby Trump balloon and the Green Day song "American Idiot." Every Thursday, Howie Klein of Down with Tyranny and the Blue America PAC joins Nicole Sandler to talk politics.
We've come to the end of another insane week in America. Today, Nicole Sandler speaks with Emptywheel's Marcy Wheeler about her own frightening involvement when a story hits too close to home. Read her original post here, and the follow-up here. Philly.com columnist Will Bunch also joins in to talk about a few of his recent columns dealing with the earth-shattering horrific news we're living through these days. From Occupy ICE to Bleep Civility and more.... Just another Friday in Trump's USA.
The Supreme Court wrapped its term this week with a slew of awful decisions and an earth-shattering retirement. Think Progress' Ian Millhiser, author of Injustices: The Supreme Court’s History of Comforting the Comfortable and Afflicting the Afflicted , joins Nicole Sandler to discuss the scary ramifications
With the nation's focus on small children being ripped from their parents arms at the border, the world keeps turning and news continues being made. Investigative journalist Greg Palast joins in to tell us about the latest setbacks to Kansas' Kris Kobach's heinous voter-suppressing Crosscheck program. And BuzzFeed Senior Reporter Jason Leopold returns to shine more light on the Trump Russia probe and the general insanity of our time.