First up today, we take a look at the Iowa caucus and what it could mean for the 2020 presidential election with journalist Max Blumenthal. Then, Reynaldo Morales joins Esty in the studio to discuss his recent travels to Colombia and Peru and his ongoing work in land rights and Indigenous justice in Latin America. […]
Confusion without results. That’s what caucus-goers in Iowa, and observers from around the nation were left with much of today after the Democratic Party of Iowa found several “inconsistencies” in voting results on Monday night. Those inconsistencies seem to have been caused in part by an app that the party only saw limited tests. 62% […]
This Monday, caucus-goers in Iowa (and beyond!) will persuade and negotiate with each other to choose the front-runners for the 2020 presidential election. Join WORT Monday evening for live, on-the-ground, breaking coverage of the Iowa caucus from 7 to 11 pm. Hosts Laura Flanders, Norm Stockwell, and Lily Bohlke will broadcast from caucus rooms and […]
Who were the big winners of the Iowa caucus? What does this mean for the election going forward? Today Allen Ruff talks with Mary Bottari, investigative journalist with the Center for Media and Democracy to discuss the caucus and broader political issues including the influence of “Big Money” in the electoral process.
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