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BreakThru Radio Weekly

J. McVay, BTRtoday

BreakThru Radio Weekly
62 minJUL 31
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"Life During Quarantine

SHUT IT DOWN, START OVER, DO IT RIGHT: An open letter to America’s decision makers, on behalf of health professionals across the country. // U.S. PIRG
‘Ships don’t feed hungry children’: Democrats blast weapons spending in Senate GOP stimulus // Politico
U.S. Republicans seek liability protections as coronavirus aid battle looms // Reuters

There’s Still An Election

As Trump demurs, an unimaginable question forms: Could the president reach for the military in a disputed election? // WaPo
DNC platform committee votes to reject Medicare for All despite overwhelming support from voters // Salon

Our Week In Media

Homeland Security Was Destined to Become a Secret Police Force // New Yorker
Why is Trump’s Campaign Suing a Small Wisconsin TV Station? // Trump, Inc. (podcast)



Episode Credits

Producer/Host: J. McVay
Associate Producer/Contributor: Joe Virgilliito
Composer/Editor: Hansdale Hsu

00:00 - Intro
01:23 - Life During Quarantine: an open letter from health professionals on pandemic response / latest GOP stimulus bill
19:49 - There’s Still An Election: renewed concerns of Trump disputing election results / DNC platform avoids progressive ideals
37:50 - Our Week In Media: Masha Gessen “Homeland Security Was Destined to Become a Secret Police Force” / Trump, Inc. - “Why is Trump’s Campaign Suing a Small Wisconsin TV Station?”
45:12 - Movie Chat: ‘John Lewis: Good Trouble’
57:10 - "Bring Back That Which Is Kind To You" (BTR Live Studio, 2020) - Thanya Iyer
61:41 - Outro/credits
62:25 - Finish.