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Fyre Festival, the 1992 LA Uprisings, and North Korea

Past Present: Episode 82

In this week’s episode, Niki, Natalia, and Neil discuss the causes of the Fyre Festival fiasco, the anniversary of the LA uprisings, and the history of US-North Korea relations.

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Universal Basic Income, Scientific Racism, and Malls

Past Present: Episode 80

In this week’s episode, Natalia, Neil, and Niki debate the push for universal basic income, the rising visibility of scientific racism, and the disappearance of shopping malls. 

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The Unfriendly Skies, Trump & Syria, and the Easter Egg Roll

Past Present: Episode 79

In this week’s episode, Niki, Natalia, and Neil debate United’s rough treatment of its passengers, Trump’s missile attack on Syria, and the White House Easter egg roll.

 

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The Graham Rule, the Nuclear Option, and Pepsi Protesting

Past Present Episode 78

In this week’s episode, Neil, Natalia, and Niki debate Mike Pence’s rules for women colleagues, the end of the Senate filibuster, and Pepsi’s attempt to coopt Black Lives Matter.

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The AHCA, Children’s Sleep, and Planets

Past Present Episode 77

In this week’s episode, Niki, Neil, and Natalia debate the fate of the American Health Care Act, the constructed nature of children’s sleep, and Pluto’s place among the planets.

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Intersectionality, Beauty & the Beast, and Defunding the NEH & NEA

Past Present Episode 76

In this week’s episode, Neil, Natalia, and Niki debate whether intersectionality is a religion, the live-action remake of Beauty and the Beast, and Trump’s plan to defund the NEA and NEH.

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The LSAT, George W. Bush, and Corporal Punishment

Past Present Episode 75

In this week’s episode, Natalia, Niki, and Neil debate Harvard’s decision to drop the LSAT, George W. Bush’s newfound popularity, and corporal punishment.

 

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Wiretapping, Wellness Real Estate, and Late-Night TV

Past Present Episode 74

In this week’s episode, Niki, Natalia, and Neil debate Trump’s wiretapping allegations, “wellness real estate,” and late-night TV.

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The Women’s Strike, Anti-Semitism, and Robots

Past Present Episode 73

In this week’s episode, Natalia, Neil, and Niki debate the complicated politics of the women’s strike, the rise of anti-Semitism in America, and humanity’s relationship to robots.

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