23 – Farewell, 2018

The JDRC Politics Podcast

Episode 23

Wednesday, January 2, 2019

We’re back! In this episode, we talk about 2018 as a whole, and what the past and future of politics entailed and entails. Listen above to learn more.

Here are the main topics discussed on this episode of The JDRC Politics Podcast

  • America and China started a trade war
  • Trump had another chaotic year in the White House throughout 2018
  • In the 2018 midterms, Democrats won the House, but Republicans increased their majority in the Senate
  • The Senate confirmed Kavanaugh despite the Democrats’ opposition
  • Teresa May clings to power with no deal approved by parliament and Brexit scheduled for March 29
  • Russian agents poisoned Sergei Skripal and his daughter
  • AMLO became president of Mexico
  • French protest Macron

Some other notable mentions…

  • Facebook was besieged by scandals like Cambridge Analytica and fake news
  • Bashar al-Assad used chemical weapons against rebels and America retaliated
  • Xi Jinping cemented his authority
  • Despite a meeting with Kim Jong Un, Trump has made little progress negotiating with the DPRK
  • Trump exited the Iran deal and levied crippling sanctions
  • Populists control Italy
  • Putin continues his rule
  • Malaysians got rid of the corrupt party
  • Climate change caused devastating wildfires but Trump denied that global warming had a role
  • Gun violence continued in the US
  • Ethiopia is engaged in peace efforts with Eritrea
  • Saudi agents murdered Jamal Khashoggi

Memo mentioned in the show: https://static.politico.com/28/7f/80157df74b96bb352b10f8b7aa66/09-30-18-mitchell-memo-ford-allegations.pdf

 

 

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2019

 

22 – A crazed, crying lowlife

Topics discussed on Episode 22 of The JDRC Politics Podcast

 

  • UNITE THE RIGHT 2 RALLY OVERWHELMED By COUNTER-PROTESTORS
  • COMMERCIAL SPACEPORTS EMERGE THROUGHOUT The U.S.
  • OMAROSA CAUSES CHAOS At The WHITE HOUSE
  • PETER STRZOK FIRED
  • CHINESE GOVERNMENT EXPANDS INTERMENT OF UIGHURS

 

  • TRUMP’S MILITARY PARADE CANCELLED
  • THIRTY-FOUR DEAD IN AFGHANISTAN SUICIDE BOMBING
  • MUELLER’S AUTHORITY UPHELD

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21 – ごめんなさい

The JDRC Politics Podcast

Episode 21

Topics Discussed on this episode:

  • The Paul Manafort Trial Continues
  • Tokyo Medical University Scandal
  • Inflation gobbling up $$$
  • West Virginia Supreme Court Exposed for Corruption
  • Trump Adviser Roger Stone faces Robert Mueller in Probe

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2018

19 – Strong and Powerful!

The JDRC Politics Podcast is a weekly podcast hosted by Jay Doherty and Ryan Clark. Topics discussed on this episode are listed below.

 

  • RUSSIAN GUN RIGHTS ACTIVIST ACCUSED OF ATTEMPTING TO INFILTRATE US GOVERNMENT
  • POMPEO URGES CHINA AND RUSSIA TO SANCTION NORTH KOREA
  • ETHIOPIAN PRESIDENT ABIY AHMED BRINGS RADICAL CHANGE TO HIS NATION
  • ANDREW WHEELER REPLACES DISGRACED SCOTT PRUITT AS EPA CHIEF
  • ILLINOIS GOVERNOR SIGNS NEW GUN REGULATIONS
  • TRUMP’S COMMENTS AT HELSINKI SUMMIT SPARK OUTRAGE

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2018

18 – You need your medication!

On this episode of The JDRC Politics Podcast, Jay Doherty and Ryan Clark went in-depth on current events related to The United States and the world. Topics are stated below.

 

  • SPECIAL COUNSEL ROBERT MUELLER CHARGES TWELVE RUSSIAN SPIES WITH DNC HACKING
  • TRUMP AND THERESA MAY CONTROVERSY
  • AGENT PETER STRZOK APPEARS BEFORE THE SENATE IN HEARING
  • AMLO WINS MEXICAN ELECTION
  • BRETT KAVANAUGH NOMINATED TO REPLACE JUSTICE KENNEDY

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2018

17 – Oh, Dinocrates…

On this episode of The JDRC Politics Podcast, Jay Doherty and Ryan Clark went in-depth on the news concerning the United States of America and the world as a whole. Topics of this episode are stated below.

 

TOPICS OF EPISODE 17

  • TRAVEL BAN MOST RECENTLY LEVIED BY THE PRESIDENT OF THE UNITED STATES OF AMERICA HAVING BEEN UPHELD BY THE SUPREME COURT OF THE UNITED STATES OF AMERICA
  • ALEXANDRIA OCASIO-CORTEZ WINS DEMOCRATIC PRIMARY FOR THE HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES IN THE 14TH CONGRESSIONAL DISTRICT OF NEW YORK
  • SUPREME COURT ABOLISHES MANDATORY UNION LABOR DUES
  • FIVE SLAIN IN NEWSPAPER SHOOTING
  • ASSOCIATE JUSTICE ANTHONY KENNEDY ANNOUNCES RETIREMENT FROM SUPREME COURT
  • SENATE PASSES FARM BILL, OMITS SNAP WORK REQUIREMENT
  • MEXICAN ELECTIONS TOMORROW

 

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2018

16 – Trump’s American Death Star Rocket Ship

TOPICS DISCUSSED ON EPISODE 16

  • ERDOGAN’S VICTORY
  • SAUDI DRIVING BAN LIFTED
  • TRUMP SEEKS TO REUNITE BORDER FAMILIES
  • PRESIDENT DONALD TRUMP ORDERS PENTAGON TO CREATE ‘SPACE FORCE’
  • PRESIDENT DONALD TRUMP SEEKS PROTECTIONS FROM CHINESE TECHNOLOGICAL CONTROL

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2018

14 – The House, Haspel, and Horror in Texas

TOPICS DISCUSSED ON EPISODE 14 OF JDRC POLITICS

  • HOUSE REJECTS FARM BILL
  • SENATE CONFIRMS GINA HASPEL TO BE CIA DIRECTOR
  • TRUMP CEASES MILITARY EXERCISES IN KOREA
  • TRUMP ALLEGES BEING SPIED ON BY FBI
  • 10 KILLED IN TEXAS SCHOOL SHOOTING
  • NEW MALAYSIAN GOVERNMENT MOVES TO PUNISH FORMER PRIME MINISTER
  • SAUDI ARABIA DETAINS ACTIVISTS FOR WOMEN’S DRIVING RIGHTS

 

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2018