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The Humanist Report is a progressive political podcast that analyzes political news stories through the lens of humanism. This podcast is hosted by Mike Figueredo, a Ph.D student of public policy and political activist.

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Episode 218: Bernie Vs. Billionaires
Billionaire Michael Bloomberg is jumping in the 2020 race to capitalize on Joe Biden’s (likely) failure, and Bernie Sanders had a strong welcoming message for him: you’re not going to buy this election. On top of that the spouse of a billionaire attempted to send Bernie Sanders a $470 check, but he returned it, making him the only candidate in the race to remain untainted by billionaire money. On top of Bernie’s battles with billionaires we’ll talk about the U.S.-backed military coup in Bolivia, Trump Jr., Joe Biden’s CNN Town Hall, Trump’s impeachment hearing, mainstream media’s bias, Dave Rubin, and more. Finally, we’ll close the show by talking to 2020 congressional candidate Heidi Sloan who’s running in Texas’ 25th congressional district.
Episode 217: The Bernie Blackout
The mainstream media is trying to erase Bernie Sanders. They’ve hated him since 2015—we’ve been dealing with this for four years now—but this time their attempts to bury his campaign are so brazen and conspicuous it can no longer NOT be called out by everyone. This includes people who don’t support Bernie Sanders, but are concerned with fairness and objectivity and realize this may one day harm a candidate they support in the future. With that being said, we’ll discuss the #BernieBlackout and talk about the election results, Elizabeth Warren’s plan to finance Medicare For All, Trump’s takeover of the federal judiciary, a new warning from scientists about climate change, Amazon’s attempt to defeat socialist Kshama Sawant, and we’ll be joined by Nomiki Konst and Jovanka Beckles to talk about the launch of their new Justice Democrats-esque organization called Matriarch. We’ll close the show by talking to 2020 congressional candidate Russ Cirincione who’s running against Frank Pallone in New Jersey’s 6th congressional district.
Episode 216: Our Best Bet Is Bernie
If you want to beat Donald Trump in 2020, it’s important to recognize that Bernie Sanders is our best bet. Rashida Tlaib knows this, and she officially endorsed Bernie Sanders. On top of that Ilhan Omar correctly pointed out that a Biden or Buttigieg nomination would be “tragic” likely because she knows this would facilitate another Trump victory. Even non-political figures like ATL-based Rapper T.I. knows Bernie can win because he’s the “antithesis” of Donald Trump. The writing is on the wall: Bernie can beat Donald Trump. We’ll zero in on that discussion in this episode and also talk about Bill Maher’s spin of Bernie’s ‘Squad’ endorsements, Trump at the World Series, Buttigieg’s problem attracting black voters, support for Medicare For All, and also Fox News’ criticism of Democrats that fly in airplanes (again). We’ll also talk to congressional candidate Jason Call from Washington state.
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Started
Jun 18th, 2015
Latest Episode
Nov 8th, 2019
Release Period
Weekly
No. of Episodes
221
Avg. Episode Length
About 2 hours
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No

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