Best of the Left Podcast : #1187 Taking the long view on Trump and Russia

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Air Date: 6/1/2018

Today we take a rare sojourn into the world of Trump's seemingly endless corruption in business and life with a focus on his long history with Russia.

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1:03 Ch. 1: Trump and Russia from 30,000 feet - Who. What. Why. - Air Date 12-15-17


11:00 Ch. 2: Sarah Kendzior on the Oligarch Envy Haunting President Trump - The Breach - Air Date 11-28-17


20:10 Ch. 3: Trump, Russia and 'Alternative Financing' - Trump Inc. - Air Date 2-21-18


33:45 Ch. 4: Taking a charitable and uncharitable look at Trump and Russia - The Ezra Klein Show - Air Date 1-8-18


47:26 Ch. 5: Rating the Trump-Russia angles - Trumpcast - Air Date 3-16-18



1:02:08 Ch. 6: We never broke the spell of white supremacy the way Germany did - Bill from St. Petersburg, FL

1:03:46 Ch. 7: The Democrats need a multi-decade strategy - V from Central New York


1:08:57 Ch. 8: Final comments on the through-line from Trump’s corrupt history to his latest corruption news


MUSIC(Blue Dot Sessions):

  • Opening Theme: Loving Acoustic Instrumental by John Douglas Orr 
  • Petra - Lathe
  • When We Set Out - Arc and Crecent
  • Haena - Cloud Harbor
  • Begrudge - Darby
  • Voicemail Music: Low Key Lost Feeling Electro by Alex Stinnent
  • Closing Music: Upbeat Laid Back Indie Rock by Alex Stinnent


Produced by Jay! Tomlinson

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