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Michigan: record-breaking turnout, poll-defying victory for Sanders

Bernie SandersBernie Sanders just won a stunning upset victory in the Michigan Democratic primary, beating recent polls by more than 25 percentage points. We talk about why, what it means for the races to come, and the potential of the Sanders campaign beyond the election. Plus: Killer Whales have bigger brains than human, and they can “see” through walls — should our laws treat them more like people? We’ll talk to David Neiwert about his new book, Of Orcas and Men.

Guests:

  • Bill Fletcher Jr.,  talk-show host, writer, activist, and author of They’re Bankrupting Us! And 20 Other Myths about Unions
  • Antonio Gonzalez, President of both the Southwest Voter Registration Education Project and the William C. Velazquez institute
  • David Neiwert, investigative journalist based in Seattle, now author of Of Orcas and Men: What killer whales can teach us

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