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Episode 84: From Jay to Z and the Progressives in Between

August 21, 2019

For this episode, Ty and Daphne discuss recent news, events, and politics. They begin by catching up on life (00:30) and reacting to “Oh Lawd” news (7:48)—including PA workers being forced to listen to Trump or forfeit pay (8:16), fundraising while black (12:35), a burglary gone wrong (16:50), an unexpected encounter with TSA (20:50), and MLK’s niece defending Trump (23:10). Ty and Daphne then discuss Jay-Z’s controversial decision to partner with the NFL, what it means for his brand, and whether he should be cancelled (26:30). They close by discussing African American skepticism of progressive political messaging around economics, but not race (42:20). 

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