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August 3, 2018

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–On the Show:

–Classic Interview: Mark Naison, Professor of African American Studies and History at Fordham University and co-founder of the Badass Teachers Association, joins David to discuss corporate influence over education and the problems with excessive mandatory standardized testing

–David lays out the idea of single, transferable vote as an alternative to ranked choice voting and other electoral methods

–Caller attempts to debate socialism vs. capitalism

–Caller discusses Jordan Peterson and his take on attitudes towards the rich and the poor

–Caller alleges political arrests were made at the Trump inauguration

–Caller expresses confusion about Trump-Russia collusion

–Caller thinks more advanced training should be required in order to obtain assault weapons

–Caller talks about socialism and the Pareto principle

–Caller asks if Disney was right to fire James Gunn of Guardians of the Galaxy fame over pedophilia joke tweets

–Audience Question: Are there any countries in the world that you see as leading indicators of worldwide political shifts?

–Audience Question: How would you feel about using a carbon tax to combat climate change?

–Audience Question: Is politics becoming the new religion?

–On the Bonus Show: Boston considers renaming Faneuil Hall, South Africa to allow land expropriation, David in New Orleans, and much more…

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