Radio Dispatch updates

Good afternoon, Scoochers!

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We spend a lot of time with Chepe talking about Fidel Castro’s legacy in Cuba. Follow Chepe at @sabokitty.

What you should know about Betsy DeVos, Trump’s education secretary pick — and what her choice might tell us about his plans

The outro music is “Moss Falls Like Rain” by Allen Clap.

Dear Scoochers, please share far and wide. Here is a list of ways you can resist Trump using your money, your phone calls, and your body.

Resisting Trumplandia: A Guide

DONATE:

If possible, make your donations RECURRING. That way once the initial shock and anger wears down a little bit, the organizations are still benefiting from your support. You can make them small, $5, $10 a month.

Center for Constitutional Rights

Third Wave Fund–for young women of color, queer and trans people.

Urgent Action Fund–women’s & LGBTQ action funding

Trans Justice Funding Project

Spark Reproductive Justice Now

National Network of Abortion Funds–your money goes straight to help people who need it.

Center for Popular Democracy–Network of state-based community organizations. Plenty of them in states that went red this election.

People’s Action–Similarly, network of state-based community organizations.

Sacred Stone Camp–Water protectors blocking the Dakota Access Pipeline in North Dakota

Red Warrior Camp–Also fighting the Dakota Access Pipeline, Official Winterizing Fund & Official Legal Fund

Black Lives Matter

Dream Defenders

BYP 100

Mijente

Not 1 More Deportation

OUR Walmart

National Day Laborer Organizing Network

Charlotte Uprising

Ignite North Carolina

Movimiento Cosecha

Families for Justice as Healing

Council on Islamic-American Relations Arizona

Put People First PA

MAKE CALLS

Oppose Steve Bannon’s appointment

GET TRAINING:

Wildfire Project

Ruckus Society

Mijente

JOIN:

Showing Up for Racial Justice

Jews for Racial and Economic Justice

Working Families Party

Center for Popular Democracy–Network of state-based community organizations. Plenty of them in states that went red this election.

People’s Action–Similarly, network of state-based community organizations.

Black Lives Matter

Dream Defenders

BYP 100

Movimiento Cosecha

IfNotNow

Empower DC

Democratic Socialists of America

International Socialist Organization

Socialist Alternative

18 Million Rising

Good afternoon, Scoochers!

We talk with former Alabama resident Erek Smith (@Erek_Smith) about terrible terrible Jeff Sessions.

We also talk about this post by friend of the show Jim Naureckas: Far From a Distraction, Hamilton Feud Calls Attention to the Real Issue: Trump’s Historic Unpopularity

And Trump’s fraud workaround: Trump Gets $25 Million Tax Write-Off For Trump University Settlement

The outro music is “Seventeen Bucks” by Nodding Tree Remedies.

Good afternoon, Scoochers!

On today’s show, we spend the hour on Jeff Sessions and Michael Flynn.

The outro music is “Living in Fiction” by Icky Blossoms.

Good afternoon Scoochers!

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We talk with Micah Uetricht about how labor leaders failed in this election: Labor Leaders Deserve Their Share of the Blame for Donald Trump’s Victory

We also talk about how terrifying it is that the drone program will now be handed to a Trump administration.

We spend the rest of the time on listener mail, which has been wonderful and please keep it coming.

The outro music is “Estimated World” by Luke Temple.

Good afternoon, Scoochers!

On today’s show, we talk a lot about education. I reference this piece on ed reformers’ reactions to a Trump presidency: The day after: Hard questions as education reform wakes up to Trump’s America

Good afternoon, Scoochers!

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We talk with Sarah Jaffe– read her in the Times: The Democrats’ Deadly Error

Donald Trump: Women Will ‘Have To Go To Another State’ For Abortions If Roe V. Wade Is Repealed

The outro music is “Clear Shot” by TOY.

Today is more processing. Links and more to come in the following days.

Read Sarah Jaffe in the New York Times: The Democrats’ Deadly Error

A list of good organizations to contribute to from Jezebel (we don’t endorse all of these but many are good): A List of Pro-Women, Pro-Immigrant, Pro-Earth, Anti-Bigotry Organizations That Need Your Support

Outro music is “Great Pile of Nothing” by Mozes and the First Born.

IT IS THE DAY AFTER THE ELECTION.

We recorded this show on the morning of Election Day. We do our best to process all this.

Listener Jake recommends checking out Oh Hello on Broadway! It is his Broadway lighting design debut!

Listener Kitt recommends the movie Certain Women!: The Quiet Feminism of Certain Women

The outro music is “The Seams” by Meet the Seams

Good afternoon, Scoochers!

Happy Election Day. We’re here. And here for you.

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Comey is a ***hole.

John’s latest for Truthout: Down Ballot Republicans Jump at Chance to Emulate Trump

Latina Hotel Workers Harness Force of Labor and of Politics in Las Vegas

The outro music is “Oracle” by Tender.

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