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  1. augstein & blome: Wissenschaft und Politik - Was erlauben Drosten?

    Der politische Schlagabtausch über das Thema der Woche mit Jakob Augstein, Verleger der Wochenzeitung "der Freitag" und Nikolaus Blome, ehemaliger stellv. Chefredakteur "Bild".

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  2. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez on Her First Weeks in Congress

    We take you behind the scenes as Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez, the freshman New York representative, joins Intercept editors Ryan Grim and Briahna Joy Gray for an in-depth conversation about her approach to politics and social media, her thoughts on the 2020 presidential election, and her out-of-nowhere congressional campaign.

    As a new member of the House Financial Services Committee, she’s already shaping the conversation with her call to raise the top marginal tax rate to 70 percent. Former North Carolina Rep. Brad Miller, a progressive Democrat who served for years on the Financial Services Committee, also joins the conversation to talk about the challenges Ocasio-Cortez will face there.

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  3. Socialism vs. Capitalism: A Debate with Jacobin Magazine

    Which economic system is most effective at bringing freedom to the masses? Jacobin magazine’s Bhaskar Sunkara and economist Gene Epstein in a live debate.

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    Is socialism more effective than capitalism in bringing freedom to the masses?

    That was the resolution at a recent public debated hosted by the Soho Forum on October 15, 2018. It featured Bhaskar Sunkara, the founding editor and publisher of Jacobin magazine, and Gene Epstein, the Soho Forum’s director and former economics and books editor of Barron’s. Naomi Brockwell moderated.

    It was an Oxford-style debate in which the audience votes on the resolution at the beginning and end of the event, and the side that gains the most ground is victorious. Epstein, arguing the negative, prevailed by convincing about 11 percent of audience members to change their minds.

    Sunkara is also the auth…

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  4. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez Talks to Glenn Greenwald About the Democratic Party and 2018 Midterms

    House candidate Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez talks to Glenn Greenwald about the need for Democratic Party reform, her views on immigration and criminal justice reform, her approach to “identity politics,” why she has taken such unusually blunt positions on Israel and Palestine, and the challenges of running against a machine boss politician.

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