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The TARFU Report

Oct 20, 2017

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This week, a conversation with film producer Mark Mitten and Vera & Chanterelle Sung, subjects of the 2017 documentary, "Abacus: Small Enough to Jail,"...


Oct 13, 2017

This is the public feed of The TARFU Report, which means you're only getting half the episodes! To get the second weekly show, become a member at patreon.com/TARFUreport

Journalist David Dayen (@DDayen) joins the show this week to talk about his article in The Nation, "Special Investigation: How America’s Biggest Bank...


Oct 6, 2017

First, Matt and Alex discuss the Las Vegas massacre and the predictable sequence that recurs in political media. 
Then, a conversation with independent wrestling sensation, The Progressive Liberal Daniel Richards. NYC-area listeners can check out Progressive Liberal Daniel Richards wrestle on Sat. Oct 14- 2:30pm...


Sep 28, 2017

Ana Marie Cox (@AnaMarieCox) joins us to discuss the culture war lit by Trump's bull-headed response to NFL players kneeling during the National Anthem to bring attention to issues of racial justice. Check out Ana Marie's podcast, With Friends Like These.
 
Also, a new edition of Guess the...


Sep 22, 2017

  David Rees (@david_rees) joins The TARFU Report this week as Matt calls in from an undisclosed location. Topics: Trump christens Kim Jong Un 'Rocket Man,' the odd Alabama senate race pitting a Bannon-backed candidate against one endorsed by Trump, Curt Schilling continues his escapades in amateur disaster response,...