ABOUT THIS PODCAST

This podcast is a beautifully executed compilation combining the absolute best in left-leaning political news, commentary and occasional comedy with great music to pull it all together. In each edition, I choose a political theme and deliver a variety of stories and perspectives from an array of sources on that theme.
By the way, this is an ENHANCED PODCAST with cool features built in which is fun but that means that it's not compatible with everyone's audio player. For the STANDARD MP3 feed visit BestOfTheLeft.com to subscribe (even if you still want to use iTunes to manage your subscription).
English
United States
1204 episodes
since Dec. 30, 2006
explicit content

LATEST EPISODE

Air Date: 5/21/2019 Today we take a look at the recent trend of White Nationalist and White Power-related violence, the history of where it's coming from and why the US government does next to nothing to combat it. Be part of the show! Leave a message at 202-999-3991   Episode Sponsors: Amazon USA| Amazon CA| Amazon UK| Clean Choice Energy Get AD FREE Shows & Bonus Content: Support our show on Patreon! SHOW NOTES Ch. 1: Radical White Terrorism with Nesrine Malik - Intercepted with Jeremy Scahill - Air Date 3-20-19 Global anti-muslim and anti-immigrant hate is growing. Mainstream politicians are fueling it. The media and government are failing the people. Ch. 2: Tim Wise on New Zealand, Violence of White Privilege - The Chauncey DeVega Show - Air Date 3-16-19 White supremacists see Trump's influence, and think he's on the right track but not doing good enough. Ch. 3: White Domestic Terrorist Burned down Black Churches - The Breakdown with Shaun King - Air Date 4-11-19 The founding of our nation is in slavery and violence. The news doesn't get it right, and can't figure out why a white many would burn down black churches. Ch. 4: Radical White Terrorism with Kathleen Belew - Intercepted with Jeremy Scahill - Air Date 3-20-19 Explaining the tactics and strategy of the White Power movement to attempt to overthrow the government, then the world. Ch. 5: The Media Hiding The Truth About White Nationalism - Redacted Tonight with Lee Camp - Air Date 4-26-19 White Nationalism flourishes in our military as a recruiting ground for future white power terrorists Ch. 6: Documenting Hate - New American Nazis - Frontline Film Audio Track - Air Date 11-26-18 White supremacist groups appeal to veterans, loners, conservatives, and they infiltrate military and police. VOICEMAILS Ch. 7: White supremacists know the value of electing people of color - Dave from Olympia, WA Ch. 8: Algorithms & soup cans - Alan from Connecticut Ch. 9: Encouraging John to call in more - Alan from Connecticut Ch. 10: To Corey from New Jersey on the destructive nature of systemic individualism - Abdul from DC FINAL COMMENTS Ch. 11: Final comments on why there’s no contradiction for some racists to have voted for Obama before switching to Trump MUSIC(Blue Dot Sessions): Opening Theme: Loving Acoustic Instrumental by John Douglas Orr  Eventual Victory - Codebreaker Felt Lining - The Cabinetmaker Pickers - Pecan Grove The Back Lot - Sunday at Slims Our Fingers Cold - K2 Voicemail Music: Low Key Lost Feeling Electro by Alex Stinnent Closing Music: Upbeat Laid Back Indie Rock by Alex Stinnent SHOW IMAGE: Anthony Crider, Flickr, License (Modifications: Enhanced saturation and contrast)   Produced by Jay! Tomlinson Thanks for listening! Visit us at BestOfTheLeft.com Support the show via Patreon Listen on iTunes | Stitcher| Spotify| Alexa Devices| +more Check out the BotL iOS/AndroidApp in the App Stores! Follow at Twitter.com/BestOfTheLeft Like at Facebook.com/BestOfTheLeft Contact me directly at [email protected] Review the show on iTunesand Stitcher!
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