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How Can We Make the Democratic Party Better? with Rep. Anna Eskamani

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This week, we're joined by Representative Anna Eskamani, the first Iranian-American Representative in Florida, who talks to us about what inspired her to get into politics, how we have to come together as a family to overcome loss, and how your parents really just want you to get a job!

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What's It Like Being a Rap Legend? With Willie D of The Geto Boys

11/23/2020

This week, we're joined by special guest Willie D from The Geto Boys who talks to us about his iconic career in Hip Hop, the importance of getting involved and making a difference instead of just complaining, and how you have to love your kids before they're born.
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How Do We Teach Kids About Racism? with Daniel Frio

11/16/2020

This week, we're joined by teacher and author Daniel Frio who talks to us about his controversial book Classroom Voices on Education and Race, why we should be listening more to kids, and that when it comes to racism, slow motion is better than no motion!
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What Astrology Can Teach Us About American Politics with Jessica Lanyadoo

11/9/2020

This week, we’re joined by Astrologer Jessica Lanyadoo who talks to us about her book, Astrology for Real Relationships, how astrology can predict political revolutions, and why now is not the right time to put a pool in your house!
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Maz and Tehran Talk About Being Comedians in the Era of Trump and the Elections

10/30/2020

Maz and Tehran discuss what life has been like for comedians the past 3 1/2 years under Trump, how some Iranians get upset at them for telling Trump jokes and how Maz is going to be drunk on election night.
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Running for LA City Council and Solving the Homeless Crises with Nithya Raman

10/26/2020

This week, we’re joined by candidate for LA city council Nithya Raman who talks to us about her progressive platform, the importance of getting involved in local politics, and how to compassionately address the homelessness crisis!
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Russian Interference in the 2020 Elections and Trump's Tax Returns with David Corn of Mother Jones

10/19/2020

This week David Corn of Mother Jones and MSNBC joins us to talk about Trump's tax returns, why it’s okay to preach to the choir, and how Russia is hacking our elections again!
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The Threat of Right Wing Extremist Violence After the Elections with Former Asst. Dir. of Counterintelligence at the FBI Frank Figliuzzi

10/12/2020

This week, we're joined by Frank Figliuzzi, MSNBC analyst and former Asst. Director of Counterintelligence at the FBI, who stops by to tell us that if you work for the FBI, "you never embarrass the Bureau," why he's worried about potential violence after the election, and who Q from Qanon...
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Running for Congress with Sima Ladjevardian

10/5/2020

This week, we're joined by Sima Ladjevardian, who is running for US Congress in Texas. She tells us about how if she wins she will be the first Iranian-American Congress Member ever, why it is so important for each and every one of us to vote, and that every immigrant...
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What is it Like to Run for City Council? with Yassamin Ansari

9/28/2020

This week, we're joined by Yassamin Ansari who is running for City Council in Phoenix, Arizona. She talks to us about how she plans to address climate change, growing up in Phoenix as an Iranian-American, and how she got asked out on a date while canvassing!
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Being a Mom, an LGBTQ Ally, and a Woman of Color in the World of Comedy with Debi Gutierrez

9/22/2020

This week, we're joined by Debi Gutierrez (the first comedian Maz ever toured with!) who talks to us about the struggles of being a female comedian, how everyone should find a cause they care about and step up and be a part of it, and that if you end up...
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