Summary: Radio Dispatch is a daily podcast covering progressive politics, hosted by siblings John and Molly Knefel. The show features journalists, authors, organizers, and artists, as well as John and Molly's own original reporting and analysis. From civil liberties and privacy to civil rights and intersectional feminism, Radio Dispatch covers the news from a point of view that values recognizing and discussing power and privilege. John and Molly's journalism can be found at Rolling Stone, Buzzfeed, Vice, The New Inquiry and more. Listeners are the most important part of Radio Dispatch, and the show strives to amplify the stories and narratives from those on the other end of the microphone.
Trump and the Death Penalty
Kids and the Internet
John is Back!
Indigenous Resistance in Guatemala
Shaun Harkin on Irish Revolutionary James Connolly
Ocasio-Cortez Wins Big
How Tracking Fuels School Segregation in NYC
Molly and Freddie’s Story
Osita Nwanevu on Long History of Family Separation in the USA
Eli Valley on Trump and Analogies to Nazis
Ongoing Family Separation Crisis
John Carl Baker on the Nuclear Summit
Alex Pareene on Family Separation, Bad Democrats
Ryan Devereaux on Trump’s Border Policies
Alex Kotch on Influence Peddling in Trump’s China Policy