Jennifer Pozner has a new article on Truthout, and she talks to Jan Miyasaki about how the Kavanaugh hearings demonstrate the white male persecution complex in light of Kavanaugh’s allegations of rape. She discusses how the all-male Republican senators on the committee strove to strengthen male entitlement and self-pity in light of accusations and misdeeds.
Douglas Keith, counsel at The Brennan Center, talks about the money behind the battle of Kavanaugh’s nomination, where almost $10 million has been spent already. He has investigated where the funding has come from, both pro- and anti-Kavanaugh, and The Brennan Center has a SCOTUS ad spending tracker.
It’s a split show today! The first segment features Allen’s conversation with Trita Parsi, co-founder of the National Iranian American Council. They discuss American-Iranian relations under the Trump administration. Next, we hear from Lisa Graves, former chief counsel for nominations for the ranking member of the Senate Judiciary Committee. She offers us up-to-date, on-the-ground observations from […]
Marjorie Cohn, emeritus professor at the Thomas Jefferson School of Law, talks about the issues surrounding Brett Kavanaugh and his consideration for the vacant Supreme Court position.