Best of the Left Podcast : (2012/07/09) Your Plutocracy at Work (Citizens United)

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Edition #622

Your Plutocracy at Work

Ch. 1: Intro - Theme: A Fond Farewell, Elliott Smith 

Ch. 2: Act 1: Why I'm Racist - Lee Camp - Air Date: 01-13-12

Ch. 3: Song 1: Crooked teeth - Death Cab For Cutie

Ch. 4: Act 2: Your Plutocracy at Work - Rachel Maddow - Air Date 5-30-12

Ch. 5: Song 2: Lake Michigan - Rouge Wave

Ch. 6: Act 3: - It gets worse campaign - BotL Activism Update

Ch. 7: Song 3: Show me something new - Shout Out Louds

Ch. 8: Act 4: Love Obama? This Will Piss You Off (But You Need To Hear It) - Young Turks - Air Date: 6-6-12

Ch. 9: Song 4: Yes we can, but - Harry Shearer

Ch. 10: Act 5: Campaign Finance: "A Travesty of a Mockery of a Sham" - The Progressive Air Date: 3-6-12

Ch. 11: Song 5: Atoms in a molecule - Noah and the Whale

Ch. 12: Act 6: Senator Sheldon Whitehouse: Citizens United Allows Corporations to Threaten Politicians - Majority Report - Air Date: 6-13-12

Ch. 13: Song 6: Mother we just can't get enough - New Radicals

Ch. 14: Act 7: Media's View On Campaign Finanace Reform - Counterspin - Air Date: 4-12-12

Ch. 15: Song 7: When it goes wrong again - Everclear

Ch. 16: Act 8: Lawrence Lessig on ‘Fixing the Republic’ - Truthdig Radio

Ch. 17: Song 8: You can't always get what you want - Glee Cast

Ch. 18: Act 9: Celebrating the 4th in the greatest, freest country - Jimmy Dore Show - Air Date: 7-6-12

Ch. 19: Song 9: American Pie - Don McLean

Ch. 20: Act 10: Montana Citizens United case even more important than immigration ruling - Thom Hartmann - Air Date 6-25-12

Ch. 19: Song 10: The girl in the northern soul collection - Club 8

Ch. 20: Act 11: Citizens United and the rationing of speech - Moyers and Company - Air Date: 7-6-12

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Final comments introducing Moyers' interview with Jonathan Haidt

How Do Conservatives and Liberals See the World? Part 1

How Do Conservatives and Liberals See the World? Part 2

How Do Conservatives and Liberals See the World? Part 3

How Do Conservatives and Liberals See the World? Part 4

How Do Conservatives and Liberals See the World? Part 5

Produced by:

Jay! Tomlinson

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