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Bay Area Congressman Ro Khanna; Plus: Destroying Yemen: author Isa Blumi explains the geopolitics of the Saudi war

0:08 – Congressman Ro Khanna (@RepRoKhannarepresents California’s 17th Congressional district which encompasses parts of Santa Clara and Alameda counties, including Silicon Valley.

0:34 – Carmen Segarra (@carmenmsegarrais an attorney and previously served as a regulator with the US Federal Reserve bank of New York supervising Goldman Sachs. In 2011 she blew the whistle, exposing in a first-hand account of the oversight of the Wall Street banks in the wake of the financial crisis. Her latest book is Noncompliance: A Lone Whistleblower Exposes the Giants of Wall Street.

1:08 – Isa Blumi (@IsaBlumi) joins us for a deep dive on Yemen. He is Associate Professor in the Department of Asian, Middle Eastern, and Turkish Studies at Stockholm University. His latest book is Destroying Yemen: What Chaos in Arabia Tells Us About the World.

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