The David Pakman Show

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The nationally syndicated talk radio and TV program hosted by David Pakman!Get the Bonus Show & support independent media at https://www.davidpakman.com/membership

\--On the Show: --Bernie Sanders' democratic socialism is absolutely not communism, and it is not even socialism, but rather social democracy, a form of capitalism --Major concern spreads through the audience regarding David's recent disheveled...
\--On the Show: --Martin Gurri, former CIA analyst and author of the book "The Revolt of the Public," joins David to discuss uprisings, activism, and much more. Get his book: https://amzn.to/35FSC2C --Donald Trump attacks Barack Obama in a strange,...
\--On the Show: --Iran attacks multiple US bases in Iraq in retaliation to Donald Trump's assassination of Iranian Quds leader Qassim Soleimani, and in the midst of figuring out whether this will escalate into full-scale war, Donald Trump tweets that...
\--On the Show: --Hedrick Smith, Executive Producer of "The Democracy Rebellion," joins David to discuss campaign finance reform, money in politics, voter suppression, and much more --The Pentagon and Secretary of Defense Mark Esper quickly state that...
\--On the Show: --Allies are abandoning the United States as Donald Trump is increasingly unhinged on Iran --Exploring the Trump administration's absolutely bogus justification for the assassination of Iranian leader Qassim Soleimani --Iran fully...
\--On the Show: --Donald Trump appears to be starting a war with Iran, ordering the unauthorized assassination of Iranian Kuds leader Qassim Soleimani --It appears that Donald Trump's son, Eric Trump, knew in advance about the unauthorized...
\--On the Show: --In 2020, we need to fight normalization, including too many people who seem not to care that President Donald Trump is clearly mentally ill --The 2020 Presidential campaign may be uglier than any that we've seen in the past, and we...
CLASSIC EPISODE FROM NOVEMBER 4, 2019 --On the Show: --Jason Stanley, Professor at Yale University and author of "How Fascism Works: The Politics of Us and Them" and "How Propaganda Works," joins David to further our understanding of authoritarianism,...
\--On the show: --A final 2019 look at 2020 Democratic primary polling shows that while Joe Biden and Bernie Sanders are more or less where they were 6 months ago, Elizabeth Warren has seen a sharp decline --Republicans have successfully muddled the...
\--On the Show: --Exploring possible futures of the United States of America as a country, realizing that maintaining the status quo is a high priority for moneyed interests --Donald Trump's tariffs have backfired, according to a new report, killing...
\--On the Show: --A themed show on religion made up of stories we've covered over the years --Caller wonders why Republicans seem to have a monopoly on Christian values --This year's Pew religion study shows that "no religion" is the fastest growing...
\--On the Show: --A themed show on tax policy made up of stories we've covered over the years --Audience Question: What should the top marginal tax rate be? --Audience Question: Would businesses move to another country if we taxed them more? --Audience...
CLASSIC EPISODE FROM OCTOBER 21, 2019 --On the Show: --Despite previous analyses to the contrary, Democrats do now have a path, albeit an unlikely one, to taking control of the Senate in the 2020 election, including by looking at Colorado, Maine,...
CLASSIC EPISODE FROM OCTOBER 10, 2019 --On the Show: --Donald Trump defends his abandonment of the Kurds in Syria by bringing up that the Kurds never help us during World War II, which makes very little sense --More Republicans start turning on Donald...
\--On the Show: --The talking point about health care "choice" was created by the health insurance industry and ignores that in reality, people who "choose" their plans are typically not happy to be doing so --Because of how government works, Senators...
\--On the Show: --Bernie Sanders has been slowly and steadily increasing his support, putting him in second place in the Democratic primary despite very little media coverage of his campaign --Caller talks about grocery stores asking customers to...
\--On the Show: --President Donald Trump is impeached on two articles, one for abuse of power, another for obstruction of Congress, becoming only the third President in American history to be impeached --Notable discussions from the TDPS subreddit,...
\--On the Show: --Impeachment protests and rallies against Donald Trump rage nationally as Trump is expected to be impeached today by the House of Representatives --Donald Trump writes a sick, rambling letter to Nancy Pelosi on the eve of his expected...
\--On the Show: --The conclusion to our interview with Cenk Uygur, Host and Founder of The Young Turks and Democratic candidate for Congress in California’s 25th district, who joins David to discuss his campaign and the concerted corporate media...
\--On the Show: --Cenk Uygur, Host and Founder of The Young Turks and Democratic candidate for Congress in California's 25th district, joins David to discuss his campaign and the concerted corporate media smear attempts against him --The truth about...