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Saturday on This is Hell!


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9:15 - Behavioral scientist Samuel Bowles charts out the path towards a moral economics.

Samuel is author of The Moral Economy: Why Good Incentives Are No Substitute for Good Citizens from Yale University Press.


10:00 - Historian Elizabeth Catte explores the Appalachia-sized gap in the liberal worldview.

Elizabeth wrote the piece Liberal shaming of Appalachia: Inside the media elite’s obsession with the “hillbilly problem” for Salon.


10:35 - Columnist Adele Stan examines the dark money fortunes of the Trump White House.

Adele wrote the article What We Do Is Secret: Trumpism as a private-capital scam for The Baffler.


11:05 - Middle East scholar Wendy Pearlman talks about why it's so hard to talk about Syria.

Wendy returns to discuss her interview earlier this month, and her book We Crossed a Bridge and It Trembled: Voices from Syria.


11:35 - Investigative journalist Greg Palast digs through the GOP's vote suppression files.

Greg's latest report is Sanders and Jackson join hands to take on Trump’s Vote Thief-in-Chief at his website.


12:10 - Historian Sean Guillory looks at Vladimir Putin's politics, from Russian eyes.

Sean produces the very valuable and recommended Seans' Russia Blog podcast.


12:45 - In a Moment of Truth, Jeff Dorchen gives reality a strip search and pat down.

Is that the order you do those two things?



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