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Podcast by Tom Moss

Podcast by Tom Moss

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Podcast by Tom Moss

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English

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Episodes

173 The Myth of the Imperial Presidency with authors Dino Christenson and Douglas Kriner

9/28/2020
INDIVISIBLE CHICAGO PODCAST SHOW NOTES FOR MONDAY, SEPTEMBER 28, 2020 1. With claims of electoral fraud, a disputed election is thrown to Congress, where Republicans hold a slim edge. The year is 1876, and the compromise that leads to a Rutherford Hayes administration is catastrophic. What can we do to avoid such an outcome in 36 days? Hint: 3states1mission.com. 2. “The Imperial Presidency” is a term coined by Arthur Schlesinger in the 70s to describe the Nixon Administration, though it...

Duration:00:46:37

172 David Daley, Author of Ratf***ed and Unrigged

9/21/2020
INDIVISIBLE CHICAGO PODCAST SHOW NOTES FOR MONDAY, SEPTEMBER 21, 2020 _1. Remembering Justice Ruth Bader Ginsberg. _2. David Daley spent a year documenting the ways that the Republicans, starting after Obama won election in 2008, set in motion REDMAP, a long-term strategy to win key state legislative victories in time to redraw lines after the 2010 census and secure power, while the Democrats weren’t paying attention. It worked, and his book Ratf**ked documents that part of the story. His...

Duration:00:49:44

171 Blue Mondays Pop-up Episode: Protecting the Wisconsin Vote

9/15/2020
INDIVISIBLE CHICAGO PODCAST SHOW NOTES FOR TUESDAY, SEPTEMBER 15, 2020 This week, the Return of Blue Mondays with co-hosts Marj Halperin and Tom Moss. This week, Protecting the Vote in Wisconsin. Guests include: Renato Mariotti, CNN legal analyst, former federal prosecutor, host of the podcast On Topic, and friend of Indivisible Chicago. Reverend Greg Lewis, leader of Souls to the Polls, a statewide Wisconsin coalition of faith leaders that mobilizes ministers and their congregations to...

Duration:01:02:08

170 Blue Mondays #5 - Three States, One Mission: Illinois

9/1/2020
INDIVISIBLE CHICAGO PODCAST SHOW NOTES FOR TUESDAY, SEPTEMBER 1, 2020 This week, Marj Halperin and Tom Moss wrap up Blue Mondays with a deep dive into Illinois politics with guest, Congresswoman Lauren Underwood - underwoodforcongress.com. To discuss the Fair Tax, Anders Lindall, communications co-chair of Vote Yes for Fair Tax - www.YesForFairTax.org And reporter Dave McKinney, who spent nearly 20 years covering the Illinois Statehouse for the Chicago Sun Times. He’s still on the beat, now...

Duration:00:58:14

169 Blue Mondays #4 - Three States, One Mission: Wisconsin

8/25/2020
INDIVISIBLE CHICAGO PODCAST SHOW NOTES FOR TUESDAY, AUGUST 25, 2020 As the presidential campaigns approach the post-Labor Day sprint to November, few states loom as large as Wisconsin. This week, Marj Halperin and Tom Moss take a deep dive into the politics of the state that may decide this race. Ben Wikler, Chair of the Wisconsin Democratic Party of Wisconsin wisdems.org/volunteer Christine Neumann-Ortiz, Founding Executive Director of Voces de la Frontera, and recently named one of USA...

Duration:00:59:40

168 Blue Mondays #3 - Three States, One Mission: Michigan

8/18/2020
INDIVISIBLE CHICAGO PODCAST SHOW NOTES FOR TUESDAY, AUGUST 18, 2020 As the Democratic National Convention begins, as some of the polls begin to tighten, Indivisible Chicago’s Blue Mondays continues this week with a deep dive into four Southwest Michigan races. This week, Marj Halperin and Tom Moss welcome Michigan-6 Congressional candidate Jon Hoadley, who is seeking to unseat a 34-year Congressional incumbent. Learn more at jonhoadley.com. Also, there is much at stake in the Michigan House...

Duration:01:01:28

167 Katie Fahey, Exec Director of The People, featured in Slay the Dragon

8/15/2020
A special edition of the Indivisible Chicago Podcast After the election in 2016, Michigan resident Katie Fahey posted on Facebook to see if anyone was interested in taking on gerrymandering in Michigan. People were interested. Over the next two years, she led the successful fight to end gerrymandering, and is now executive director of The People — thepeople.org. In this special edition of the ICP, Katie shares her story. Katie will also be present at an Indivisible Chicago event on Sunday,...

Duration:00:37:08

166 Blue Mondays #2, Four Reporters, Three States, Two Co-hosts, One Livestream

8/11/2020
INDIVISIBLE CHICAGO PODCAST SHOW NOTES FOR TUESDAY, AUGUST 11, 2020 Indivisible Chicago's Blue Mondays continues this week as Marj Halperin and I welcome four journalists to discuss the political landscape across the Three States, One Mission area. Monroe Anderson is a political analyst and journalist who’s written for Triibe, the Defender, Newsweek, Chicago Sun-Times, and the Tribune. He is currently featured on the Ben Joravsky podcast every Wednesday. Malachi Barnett is Public Interest...

Duration:01:02:22

165 Blue Mondays #1, Electoral Politics and the Pursuit of Racial Justice

8/4/2020
INDIVISIBLE CHICAGO PODCAST SHOW NOTES FOR TUESDAY, AUGUST 4, 2020 When your grandchildren ask you what you did to protect democracy in the Trump era, what will you say? For ideas, check out Blue Mondays, where you'll learn more about what you need to know, AND DO, now that the election is mere moments away. Every Monday in August -- there are five of them this year -- Marj Halperin and Tom Moss will host a LIVE show at The Hideout's virtual performance space -- hideoutchicago.online. The...

Duration:00:55:51

164 Michigan organizer Joey Andrews / WI State Rep Robyn Vining

7/27/2020
INDIVISIBLE CHICAGO PODCAST SHOW NOTES FOR JULY 27, 2020 1. Eight hundred years ago, “law and order” didn’t mean to King John of England what it meant to Richard Nixon or what it means to Donald Trump. How did “law and order” go from the language of rebellion to the language of racism and reactionaries? 2. Joey Andrews is organizing for political candidates in southwest Michigan, and he joins the podcast this week to talk about the political landscape there and exactly why we should care....

Duration:00:49:10

163 Andrew Koppelman, Gay Rights v. Religious Liberty

7/20/2020
INDIVISIBLE CHICAGO PODCAST SHOW NOTES FOR MONDAY, JULY 20, 2020 1. Remembering John Lewis. 2. Since 1988, Northwestern Law professor Andrew Koppelman has been arguing that the Civil Rights Act of 1964 protects LGBTQ employees from workplace discrimination. It took a while, but last month, the US Supreme Court finally agreed. Professor Koppelman is theJohn Paul Stevens Professor of Law at Northwestern University. His latest book is Gay Rights vs. Religious Liberty: An Unnecessary Conflict,...

Duration:00:50:24

162 Chief Mktg Officer of Chicago, Michael Fassnacht / Christine Morse for MI-61

7/13/2020
INDIVISIBLE CHICAGO PODCAST SHOW NOTES FOR JULY 13, 2020 1. With pressure mounting to take down the statues of the Confederacy, it’s worth considering why these monuments were put up in the first place. 2. Michael Fassnact was CEO of the advertising firm Foote Cone and Belding until late 2019 when he started doing ad hoc work with the city. On April 1, 2020, he was named Chief Marketing Officer of the City of Chicago. Over a remarkably successful career, Fassnacht has worked on developing...

Duration:00:46:28

161 Chris Patterson from Nonviolence Chicago / Chokwe Pitchford for MI-79

6/29/2020
1. 3states1mission.com returns! Chokwe Pitchford is a candidate for Michigan State Rep. He joins from his home in Benton Harbor, Michigan, to discuss the campaign, his community, and why this is such an important race. Learn more at chokwefor79th.org. Sign up to phone bank for Chokwe’s campaign and many others at 3states1mission.com. Remember when you said you’d do anything to defeat Trump? Well? 2. When there is a shooting on the West Side, members of the Institute for Nonviolence Chicago...

Duration:00:51:18

160 Kim Foxx, Cook County State's Attorney / Jon Hoadley for Congress MI-06

6/22/2020
1. Public opinion can be static for years, and then something changes. That’s what happened with public opinion support for gay marriage—support was static for years, and then, one day, things changed. Similarly, over the past few weeks, public opinion for Black Lives Matter has shifted dramatically. Can we now imagine real change in race relations in America? 2. In 2016, Kim Foxx ran for State’s Attorney against an incumbent who had drawn criticism in the wake of the Laquan McDonald murder....

Duration:00:50:26

159 Cook County Commissioner Brandon Johnson

6/15/2020
This week's guest is Cook County Commissioner Brandon Johnson. 1. The current president initially planned his first pandemic rally to be held in Tulsa, Oklahoma — of all places — on June 19th — of all dates. Tom talks about the Tulsa Race Massacre, and what it means for the president to choose this place for his first MAGA rally for months. 2. This week’s guest is Brandon Johnson, Cook County Commissioner for the first district, where he serves on a number of committees, including the...

Duration:00:48:09

158 Alderman Matt Martin, 47th Ward

6/7/2020
LISTEN, SUBSCRIBE, AND RATE Every week, Indivisible Chicago Podcast host Tom Moss talks to politicians, newsmakers, academics and activists about resisting the Trump agenda. The ICP is also a great way to keep up with what’s happening in Indivisible Chicago. Subscribe wherever you get your podcasts or listen online at IndivisibleChicago.com/podcast. Take a minute to rate us on iTunes. It helps us get the word out about the ICP. https://apple.co/2oR4UlH INDIVISIBLE CHICAGO PODCAST SHOW NOTES...

Duration:00:47:41

157 Jon Hoadley for MI6 / Dani Brzozowski for IL16

5/31/2020
LISTEN, SUBSCRIBE, AND RATE Every week, Indivisible Chicago Podcast host Tom Moss talks to politicians, newsmakers, academics and activists about resisting the Trump agenda. The ICP is also a great way to keep up with what’s happening in Indivisible Chicago. Subscribe wherever you get your podcasts or listen online at IndivisibleChicago.com/podcast. Take a minute to rate us on iTunes. It helps us get the word out about the ICP. https://apple.co/2oR4UlH INDIVISIBLE CHICAGO PODCAST SHOW NOTES...

Duration:00:49:48

156 Lawrence Lessig

5/24/2020
LISTEN, SUBSCRIBE, AND RATE Every week, Indivisible Chicago Podcast host Tom Moss talks to politicians, newsmakers, academics and activists about resisting the Trump agenda. The ICP is also a great way to keep up with what’s happening in Indivisible Chicago. Subscribe wherever you get your podcasts or listen online at IndivisibleChicago.com/podcast. Take a minute to rate us on iTunes. It helps us get the word out about the ICP. https://apple.co/2oR4UlH INDIVISIBLE CHICAGO PODCAST SHOW NOTES...

Duration:00:43:53

155 Michigan Mondays - To the Phones! / Angela Lang, Exec Dir BLOC

5/18/2020
LISTEN, SUBSCRIBE, AND RATE Every week, Indivisible Chicago Podcast host Tom Moss talks to politicians, newsmakers, academics and activists about resisting the Trump agenda. The ICP is also a great way to keep up with what’s happening in Indivisible Chicago. Subscribe wherever you get your podcasts or listen online at IndivisibleChicago.com/podcast. Take a minute to rate us on iTunes. It helps us get the word out about the ICP. https://apple.co/2oR4UlH INDIVISIBLE CHICAGO PODCAST SHOW NOTES...

Duration:00:43:27

154 George Van Dusen and Michael Dorf on the life and times of Rep. Sidney Yates

5/10/2020
LISTEN, SUBSCRIBE, AND RATE Every week, Indivisible Chicago Podcast host Tom Moss talks to politicians, newsmakers, academics and activists about resisting the Trump agenda. The ICP is also a great way to keep up with what’s happening in Indivisible Chicago. Subscribe wherever you get your podcasts or listen online at IndivisibleChicago.com/podcast. Take a minute to rate us on iTunes. It helps us get the word out about the ICP. https://apple.co/2oR4UlH INDIVISIBLE CHICAGO PODCAST SHOW NOTES...

Duration:00:51:06