006: “Man Date” on Oscar Sunday

Jennifer 8. Lee joins us for a “Man Date” over Skype to share her experience and insight on filmmaking on this Oscar Sunday. We also avoid Trump’s Twitter gaslighting of his war with the media, by shining a light on the DHS memos that outlined the new immigration enforcement and border security policies.  Subscribe: iTunes Read more about 006: “Man Date” on Oscar Sunday[…]

005: 75th Anniversary of the Internment of Japanese Americans with Dr. Franklin Odo

Dr. Franklin Odo, John J. McCloy Visiting Professor of American Institutions and International Diplomacy at Amherst College and the first Director of the Smithsonian Asian Pacific American Program, reflects on the 75th Anniversary of the Internment of Japanese Americans. We also dissect why Trump’s first solo press conference as president was a “Fine-Tuned” disaster. Subscribe: Read more about 005: 75th Anniversary of the Internment of Japanese Americans with Dr. Franklin Odo[…]

[BONUS] 004.5: Usher–Worst Early Vote Surrogate Ever!

In this bonus episode, Kevin calls out Usher for being the worst early vote surrogate ever during the 2008 campaign. We also share our first voting stories.  Subscribe: iTunes | Stitcher | Google Play Editorial Disclaimer: The content of this episode has been edited for clarity and better listening experience. We recorded this podcast over Skype, using Read more about [BONUS] 004.5: Usher–Worst Early Vote Surrogate Ever![…]

004: (Un)Happy Birthday Lincoln… What Would Jeff Sessions (Un)Do for Voting Rights; Campaign War Stories

We wish Lincoln a Happy Birthday, though we doubt he’d be happy with what’s going on in America right now. We discuss why Jeff Sessions’s confirmation as Attorney General would be, among many other things, bad for voting rights. We also share harrowing campaign war stories to show just how hard, complicated, and unpredictable it Read more about 004: (Un)Happy Birthday Lincoln… What Would Jeff Sessions (Un)Do for Voting Rights; Campaign War Stories[…]

003: Leave the “Governator” Alone! Best & Worst Campaign Chinese Takeout Experience

Tony and Kevin psychoanalyze Trump as he continues to Twitter-troll Arnold Schwarzenegger about his Apprentice ratings. We also share some practical and effective grassroots activism tips to influence your representatives, and engage in a light-hearted but sentimental banter about our best and worst Chinese food takeout experiences on the campaign trail.  Subscribe: iTunes | Stitcher | Google Read more about 003: Leave the “Governator” Alone! Best & Worst Campaign Chinese Takeout Experience[…]