Anahit Misak "Ana" Kasparian is an Armenian-American political commentator, university instructor, and writer. She is best known for co-hosting and producing the online news show The Young Turks. She began working as a fill-in producer for The Young Turks in 2007, and, as of 2012, co-host of the main show and host of The Point on the TYT Network.
Ana and Dr. Reed touch on identity politics and neoliberalism, and the way in which we are to successfully navigate the class/race dichotomy. Ana and Dr. Reed further explore these topics by placing them within the context of the 2020 Democratic primary, discussing how the neoliberal agenda can be effectively challenged when the working class joins together in solidarity --regardless of race, religion or gender.Guest: Dr. Adolph Reed Jr. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
Ana and Michael Brooks discuss the recent coup in Bolivia and how to strengthen the progressive movement without self-cannibalizing. Ana and Michael then dunk on Charlie Kirk for lying and shutting down freedom of speech.Guest: Michael Brooks Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
Ana and Mehdi Hasan talk about the 2020 field, debating whether Sen. Warren can be considered a true progressive and which candidates might pose a serious challenge to the progressive wing of the Democratic Party. Ana and Mehdi then discuss foreign policy and how the topic has been largely ignored in Democratic debates so far, despite the fact that there exist stark differences between each candidates' positions. Ana and Mehdi particularly focus on the stances put forth by Rep. Gabbard, whose record directly contradicts her self-depiction as an anti-war candidate. Guest: Mehdi Hasan Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
Ana and NY-12 Congressional candidate Peter Harrison discuss how to successfully address the housing crisis, exploring Harrison's proposal for a Homes Guarantee.Guests: Peter Harrison Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
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Creator Details

Birthdate
Jul 7th, 1986
Location
Los Angeles, CA, USA
Episode Count
74
Podcast Count
3
Total Airtime
1 day, 11 hours
PCID
Podchaser Creator ID logo 239672