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Because of Sex

Released Thursday, 18th June 2020
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Emily, John and David discuss Trump’s Tulsa rally, Bolton’s book, and this week’s historic Supreme Court ruling on LGBTQ rights--with attorney Chase Strangio.
Episode Notes
Here are some notes and references from this week’s show:
Kathryn Dunn Tenpas for Brookings: “Tracking Turnover in the Trump Administration
Anne Applebaum for the Atlantic: “History Will Judge Trump’s Enablers Harshly
Dylan Scott for Vox: “What Mike Pence Got Wrong About the New Coronaviru…
Margo Vansynghel and David Kroman for Crosscut: “The Future of Capitol Hill’s Protest Zone May Lie …
Ashley Garcia Ashley for the Washington Post: “Seattle’s Protest is the Latest in a Long History …

Here are this week’s cocktail chatters:
John: Carl Hulse for The New York Times: “Senate Passes Major Public Lands Bill
Emily: Jonathan Chait for New York Magazine: “The Still-Vital Case for Liberalism in a Radical A…
David: David Plotz for Business Insider: “DC Statehood Is a Great But Doomed Cause. Here's a…
Listener chatter from D Holstein @The_Pophouse: Kaitlyn Tiffany for the Atlantic: “Why K-pop Fa Are No Longer Posting About K-pop

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For this week’s Slate Plus bonus segment David, Emily, and John discuss Seattle’s Capitol Hill Organized Protest, also known as “CHOP.”

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Podcast production by Jocelyn Frank.
Research and show notes by Bridgette Dunlap.

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