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(2014/07/25) Another reason why we need single payer (Hobby Lobby)

Edition #845

Another reason why we need single payer


Today we take a look at the Hobby Lobby ruling from the Supreme Court. Just as with money in politics, I'm pretty sure they're just trying to make the status quo so outrageously bad that we have no choice but to fundamentally change the system

Show Notes

Ch. 1: Opening Theme: A Fond Farewell - From a Basement On the Hill

Ch. 2: Act 1: 8 Women Explain Why The Hobby Lobby Ruling Is Dead Wrong - Media Matters 4 America (@mmfa) - Air Date: 07-19-14

Ch. 3: Song 1: Mothers of the Night - Last Night

Ch. 4: Act 2: Doing Away With Science - @TWiBnation - Air Date 6-30-14

Ch. 5: Song 2: Me & God & Jesus - Put Your Faith In Me

Ch. 6: Act 3: Is the Supreme Court Out of Order? Part 1 - @BillMoyersHQ  And Company - Air Date 7-11-14

Ch. 7: Song 3: You Don't Scare Me - Chimney's Afire

Ch. 8: Act 4: Religious Freedom a Farce in Hobby Lobby Case - @davidpakmanshow - Air Date: 07-02-14

Ch. 9: Song 4: Here's to Your Health - Here's to Your Health-Single

Ch. 10: Act 5: Hobby Lobby's Corporate Commandments - @markfiore Animation - Air Date: 07-07-14

Ch. 11: Song 5: All This and Heaven Too - Ceremonials

Ch. 12: Act 6: Is the Supreme Court Out of Order? Part 2 - @BillMoyersHQ  And Company - Air Date 7-11-14

Ch. 13: Song 6: Strange But True - Moth-Balls The Best Of The First 25 Years

Ch. 14: Act 7: Hobby Lobby Against Abortion, Invests in 'Abortion Pill' Manufacturers - @davidpakmanshow - Air Date: 04-03-14

Ch. 15: Song 7: Ignore the Ignorant - Ignore the Ignorant

Ch. 16: Act 8: Laura Ingraham's Dark Ages Diagnosis Of Birth Control Users - @theyoungturks - Air Date: 07-02-14

Ch. 17: Song 8: Communist Friends - Junior

Ch. 18: Act 9: The Campaign to #StoppBoggs via @NARAL - Best of the Left Activism

Ch. 19: Song 9: Activism - The Poet

Ch. 20: Act 10: The Hobby Lobby Decision Already Getting Worse - @majorityfm - Air Date: 07-09-14

Ch. 21: Song 10: Breathe Me - Breathe Me - Single

Ch. 22: Act 11: They Covered It Until Told They Had To - @TWiBnation - Air Date 7-7-14

Ch. 23: Final comments on the quiet before the storm

Closing Music: Here We Are - Everyone's in Everyone

Activism Update!

Judiciary Committee Postpones Boggs Vote

Original segment: "Stop The Michael Boggs Confirmation, BOTL activism”

But wait! Take action:

Say THANK YOU via NARAL’s Speaking Out Against Michael Boggs

SIGN to oppose the nomination

CALL & report how it went

Sources/additional glimmers of hope:

10 Reasons to #StopBoggs as told by Star Wars

"Sen. Richard Blumenthal Will Oppose Controversial Obama Nominee Michael Boggs”

”NARAL Pro-Choice America on Senator Chuck Schumer’s Statement To Oppose Michael Boggs”


Written by BOTL social media/activism director Katie Klabusich

Produced by Jay! Tomlinson

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