Supreme Court Justice Anthony Kennedy has announced his retirement, causing a political frenzy among Republicans to replace him with a staunch right wing extremist, and some Democrats determined to stop a new Trump nominee. On our show today Constitutional expert, author, and academic Corey Brettschneider will join us to examine Kennedy’s legacy on the court, … Continued

Justice Kennedy’s Resignation Opens Door for Far-Right Supreme Court & Overturning of Roe v. Wade; In Janus Case, Court Issues Major Anti-Labor Ruling, Eviscerating Power of Public-Sector Unions; Meet an Immigration Lawyer Trying to Unite Migrant Families While Battling the Trump Administration; Jennifer Harbury: Today’s Refugee Crisis Is Blowback from U.S. Dirty Wars in Central … Continued

Today, the Supreme Court issued in Janus v. AFSCME against the unions. This decision has implications for the public sector unions to continue their work advocating for their members and for the ability of workers to organize collectively. To talk about this, host Philip Maldari talks to Ken Jacobs, Chair of the Labor Center at the University of California … Continued

28-Year-Old Socialist Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez Wins Primary, Backing Medicare for All & Abolishing ICE; SCOTUS Backs Muslim Travel Ban; Critics Liken It to Decisions on Segregation & Japanese Internment; Linda Sarsour: Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez Is the Hope We Have Been Waiting For; Federal Judge Orders U.S. to Reunite Migrant Children with Their Families After Separation at Border; … Continued