The Big Picture

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    Thom discusses Exxon and climate change with climate activist Anna Kalinsky and US Climate Plan’s Evan Weber and which government agency is still using floppy disks with the District Sentinel’s Sam Sacks. In tonight’s Conversations...
  • The Big Picture
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    Trump agrees to debate Bernie
    Thom discusses Exxon and climate change with climate activist Anna Kalinsky and US Climate Plan’s Evan Weber and which government agency is still using floppy disks with the District Sentinel’s Sam Sacks. In tonight’s Conversations...
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    The Koch Bros’ laboratory of oligarchy
    Tonight’s Rumble discusses how much influence Trump will have on the GOP platform, how much money Trump actually raised for veterans in January, and how GOP legislators are playing politics with funding to combat the Zika virus. Thom goes...
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    The convention could get “messy”
    Tonight’s Politics Panel discusses the people Bernie selected for the DNC Platform Committee, whether the DNC Convention will in fact be “messy,” and Trump bringing up old Clinton conspiracy theories. In tonight’s...
  • U.S. Democratic presidential candidate Bernie Sanders is seen between poles of a football goalpost as he speaks in Santa Monica, California, U.S., May 23, 2016. © Lucy Nicholson
    Bernie backs DNC Chair’s primary challenger
    Tonight’s Progressive Roundtable discusses the ruling in the Freddie Gray case, Bernie’s support of the DNC Chair’s primary challenger Tim Canova, and how Bernie supporters are suing to extend the voter registration deadline in...
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    Is the US ‘Under-incarcerated’?
    On tonight’s Rumble, Thom discusses Senator Tom Cotton’s refusal to reduce minimum sentencing and even compares violence in the US to Iraq and Afghanistan. Then the panel weighs in on US postal banking and if the GOP should apologize to...
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    Study proves TPP is a job-Killer
    Thom discusses the Saudi lawsuit bill with Mike Papantonio, a new government study showing that the TPP kills manufacturing jobs, and the role of superdelegates in the Democratic nominating process. Thom also discusses payday lending with The...
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    Trump is Running for President of the Confederacy
    In tonight's Rumble, Thom discusses Trump's promise to undo the Dodd-Frank bill, the myth of the Ferguson effect, and the ongoing gap between CEO and worker pay. Thom also discusses Trump's racist appeal with Chauncey DeVega and the latest on GMOs...
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    Is the Trump effect a mirage?
    In tonight's Politics Panel, Thom discusses whether Trump's ability to expand the electorate is overstated, the effect the ongoing Verizon workers’ strike is having on the labor movement, and the future of automatic voter registration. Thom...
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    Is Obama supporting a Coup in Brazil?
    In tonight's Progressive Roundtable, Thom discusses whether Trump is immune to scandal, the ongoing popularity of single-payer healthcare, and the issue of reparations for Native American genocide. Thom also breaks down the situation in Brazil with...
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    The secret history of guns in America
    Tonight’s Rumble discusses how Bernie, the crazy Socialist is enslaving our children, Obama supporting making Election Day a national holiday, and how there are now more homeless kids and parents in D.C. than homeless single adults. Thom...