Back to School
08.26.2021 - By Political Gabfest
Jamelle, Emily and David discuss the Afghanistan evacuation, starting school during delta, and the path forward for infrastructure.
Here are some notes and references from this week’s show:
Jamelle Bouie for the New York Times: “$1 Trillion Isn’t as Much as It Sounds”
Here’s this week’s chatter:
Jamelle: Godzilla: The Album
Emily: Jessica Stoya for Slate: “What We Can Really Learn From the OnlyFans Debacle”
David: Atul Gawande for the New Yorker: “Costa Ricans Live Longer Than Us. What’s the Secret?”
Listener chatter from Nilo Garza: The Daily: “Why Mexico is Suing U.S. Gun Manufacturers”; James Fredrick for NPR: “Mexico's Suit Against U.S. Gun Companies May Seek More Than A Court Win”
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Podcast production by Jocelyn Frank.
Research and show notes by Bridgette Dunlap.
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