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Emily, John and David discuss Biden's understated presidential campaign, the new Supreme Court decisions, and Hamilton.
Here are some notes and references from this week’s show:
Jamelle Bouie for The New York Times: “Maybe This Isn’t Such a Good Time to Prosecute a Culture War”
David Weigel for The Washington Post: “The Trailer: Who's Afraid of Joe Biden?”
Michael W. McConnell for the New York Times: “On Religion, the Supreme Court Protects the Right to Be Different”
Thomas Jefferson and Sally Hemings: An American Controversy by Annette Gordon-Reed
The New York Times Magazine: “The 1619 Project”
Winds of Change podcast
Here are this week’s cocktail chatters:
Emily: Sea Wife by Amity Gaige; “426 Years: An Examination of 25 Wrongful Convictions
David: Meghann Myers for Military Times: “Lt. Col. Alexander Vindman, Who Testified Against Trump, Announces Retirement From the Army”
Listener chatter from Emmy Rald @RaldEmmy: Phoebe Weston for The Guardian: “‘Landscape of Fear’: What a Mass of Rotting Reindeer Carcasses Taught Scientists”
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Research and show notes by Bridgette Dunlap.
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