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A political podcast hosted by women from both sides of the aisle who refuse to see each other as the enemy. For anyone discouraged by our current political discourse, Sarah Stewart Holland and Beth Silvers bring a nuanced and grace-filled perspective to discussions about politics and news.

Sarah from the left & Beth from the right


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    Primary Season Approaches with Sarah Longwell

    Play Episode Listen Later Feb 3, 2023 47:21


    We talk to Sarah Longwell of The Bulwark about the looming presidential primaries and what the state of things is in both political parties. TOPICS DISCUSSEDPresidential Primary Season Approaches with Sarah Longwell Outside of Politics: Busy Family Schedules UPCOMING EVENTS:Maryville College Witherspoon Lecture Series: February 7, 2023 at 7pm.Sarah and Beth live at the Abbey in Orlando for The Politics of the Happiest Place on Earth: Wed. April 5, 2023 at 7 pmPlease visit our website for full show notes and episode resources. Hosted on Acast. See acast.com/privacy for more information.

    We're Already Living in the Metaverse with Megan Garber

    Play Episode Listen Later Jan 31, 2023 56:01


    Sarah and Beth discuss how technology is changing our lives and politics with Megan Garber from The Atlantic and sit with the horror of Tyre Nichols' murder in Memphis, TN.TOPICS DISCUSSEDPolice Killing of Tyre Nichols"We're Already in the Metaverse" with Megan GarberOutside Politics: Sarah's Robert Burns DinnerUPCOMING EVENTS:Maryville College Witherspoon Lecture Series: February 7, 2023 at 7pm.Sarah and Beth live at the Abbey in Orlando for The Politics of the Happiest Place on Earth: Wed. April 5, 2023 at 7 pmPlease visit our website for full show notes and episode resources. Hosted on Acast. See acast.com/privacy for more information.

    Layoffs, Trump's Facebook, and Global Humanitarian Hotspots

    Play Episode Listen Later Jan 27, 2023 44:54


    We discuss humanitarian emergencies around the world as well as other news stories from the week.TOPICS DISCUSSEDClassified DocumentsPresident Trump Returns to FacebookHumanitarian Emergency WatchlistOutside of Politics: Future Problem SolvingUPCOMING EVENTS:Join our January 6th Report Book Club by becoming a member of our Premium Community on Patreon or Apple Podcasts SubscriptionsMaryville College Witherspoon Lecture Series: February 7, 2023 at 7pm.Stay up to date with all of our upcoming events by subscribing to our newsletter.Please visit our website for full show notes and episode resources. Hosted on Acast. See acast.com/privacy for more information.

    Positive Paradigm Shifts

    Play Episode Listen Later Jan 24, 2023 49:30


    Sarah and Beth examine and reflect on positive paradigm shifts we see in the news.TOPICS DISCUSSEDDeclining Alcohol UsageThe Growth of the Menopause MarketRethinking EducationAccountability and JusticeImmigration Political PolarizationOutside Politics: Planning 2023 TravelUPCOMING EVENTS:Join our January 6th Report Book Club by becoming a member of our Premium Community on Patreon or Apple Podcasts SubscriptionsMaryville College Witherspoon Lecture Series: February 7, 2023 at 7pm.Stay up to date with all of our upcoming events by subscribing to our newsletter.Please visit our website for full show notes and episode resources. Hosted on Acast. See acast.com/privacy for more information.

    Let's Get Real About the Debt Ceiling

    Play Episode Listen Later Jan 20, 2023 38:16


    Sarah and Beth address some breaking news stories before diving into the looming debt ceiling crisis and why it matters.TOPICS DISCUSSEDJacinda Ardern's ResignationAlec Baldwin Charge of Involuntary ManslaughterThe Debt Ceiling Outside of Politics: FuneralsUPCOMING EVENTS:Join our January 6th Report Book Club by becoming a member of our Premium Community on Patreon or Apple Podcasts SubscriptionsMaryville College Witherspoon Lecture Series: February 7, 2023 at 7pm.Stay up to date with all of our upcoming events by subscribing to our newsletter.Please visit our website for full show notes and episode resources. Hosted on Acast. See acast.com/privacy for more information.

    The Politics of Perimenopause with Gabrielle Blair

    Play Episode Listen Later Jan 18, 2023 30:43


    Gabrielle Blaire joins Sarah and Beth to discuss the perimenopause and the politics of women's healthcare.TOPICS DISCUSSEDThe Politics of Perimenopause with Gabrielle BlaireUPCOMING EVENTS:Join our January 6th Report Book Club by becoming a member of our Premium Community on Patreon or Apple Podcasts SubscriptionsMaryville College Witherspoon Lecture Series: February 7, 2023 at 7pm.Please visit our website for full show notes and episode resources. Hosted on Acast. See acast.com/privacy for more information.

    Classified Documents, the FAA, Immigration, and The White Lotus

    Play Episode Listen Later Jan 13, 2023 43:27


    Sarah and Beth discuss the challenges and opportunities we face around information management, technical debt, and immigration. Plus, they share what it is about award-winning television show The White Lotus that keeps them riveted in a way other shows don't. TOPICS DISCUSSEDClassified Documents and Information ManagementGood Economic NewsContinued Flight Issues & Technical DebtBiden's New Tactic on ImmigrationOutside of Politics: The White LotusUPCOMING EVENTS: Join our January 6th Report Book Club by becoming a member of our Premium Community on Patreon or Apple Podcasts SubscriptionsMaryville College Witherspoon Lecture Series: February 7, 2023 at 7pm.Please visit our website for full show notes and episode resources. Hosted on Acast. See acast.com/privacy for more information.

    The Power of Ritual with Casper ter Kuile

    Play Episode Listen Later Jan 10, 2023 56:56


    Sarah and Beth discuss creating community across division with Casper ter Kuile and the deep divisions in the US House of Representatives.TOPICS DISCUSSEDKevin McCarthy's Elected the 55th Speaker of the U.S. House of RepresentativesThe Power of Ritual with Casper ter KuileOutside Politics: Holiday Cards from ListenersPlease visit our website for full show notes and episode resources. Hosted on Acast. See acast.com/privacy for more information.

    Chaos in the House and Combatting Antisemitism with Yair Rosenberg

    Play Episode Listen Later Jan 6, 2023 55:12


    Sarah and Beth discuss the seemingly endless deadlocked votes to elect a Speaker of the House of Representatives. Then, they share their wonderful conversation with Yair Rosenberg about the latest wave of antisemitism and why it's important to him to create joy through modern Jewish art. TOPICS DISCUSSEDThe House Speakership Race DramaYair Rosenberg on Antisemitism and Creating Modern Jewish ArtUpcoming Pantsuit Politics Event: RepublicEN Webinar: New Year's Resolution: Making Progress Amidst Division January 12, 2023 at 8 pm ETPlease visit our website for full show notes and episode resources. Hosted on Acast. See acast.com/privacy for more information.

    New Year News Roundup

    Play Episode Listen Later Jan 4, 2023 41:41


    Sarah and Beth process and catch up on recent headlines from Hamlin to Santos to McCarthy to Zelensky.TOPICS DISCUSSEDDamar Hamlin Collapses at Bengals-Bills GameGovernment Spending PackageCongressman Elect George Santos House Speaker VoteUkrainian President Volodymyr Zelensky Addresses Joint Session of CongressOutside of Politics: Holiday BreaksUpcoming Pantsuit Politics Event: RepublicEN Webinar: New Year's Resolution: Making Progress Amidst Division January 12, 2023 at 8 pm ETPlease visit our website for full show notes and episode resources. Hosted on Acast. See acast.com/privacy for more information.

    2022 in Review: The FBI Searches Mar-a-Lago

    Play Episode Listen Later Dec 30, 2022 55:18


    We're looking back on the biggest news stories of 2022. In this episode, we are sharing some of the Premium content we released regarding the FBI's search of Mar-a-Lago and President Trump's ensuing legal battles. Thank you for being a part of our community! We couldn't do it without you. To become a financial supporter of the show, please visit our Patreon page, subscribe to our Premium content on Apple Podcasts Subscriptions, or share the word about our work in your own circles.Please visit our website for full show notes and episode resources. Hosted on Acast. See acast.com/privacy for more information.

    2022 in Review: Roe v. Wade Overturned

    Play Episode Listen Later Dec 27, 2022 50:51


    We're looking back on the biggest news stories of 2022. In this episode, we revisit some of our coverage of Dobbs decision, which overturned Roe v. Wade. Thank you for being a part of our community! We couldn't do it without you. To become a financial supporter of the show, please visit our Patreon page, subscribe to our Premium content on Apple Podcasts Subscriptions, or share the word about our work in your own circles.Please visit our website for full show notes and episode resources. Hosted on Acast. See acast.com/privacy for more information.

    2022 in Review: War in Ukraine

    Play Episode Listen Later Dec 23, 2022 33:49


    We're looking back on the biggest news stories of 2022. In this episode, we revisit some of our coverage of the war in Ukraine.Thank you for being a part of our community! We couldn't do it without you. To become a financial supporter of the show, please visit our Patreon page, subscribe to our Premium content on Apple Podcasts Subscriptions, or share the word about our work in your own circles.Please visit our website for full show notes and episode resources. Hosted on Acast. See acast.com/privacy for more information.

    2022 in Review: January 6th Hearings

    Play Episode Listen Later Dec 20, 2022 47:45


    We're looking back on the biggest news stories of 2022. In this episode, we revisit some of our coverage of the January 6th hearings. Thank you for being a part of our community! We couldn't do it without you. To become a financial supporter of the show, please visit our Patreon page, subscribe to our Premium content on Apple Podcasts Subscriptions, or share the word about our work in your own circles.Please visit our website for full show notes and episode resources. Hosted on Acast. See acast.com/privacy for more information.

    All Good Things Cast Shadows

    Play Episode Listen Later Dec 16, 2022 49:17


    As 2022 comes to a close, we are looking back our our predictions for the year, reflecting on the events that occurred, and looking ahead to 2023. Thank you for being a part of our community! We couldn't do it without you. To become a financial supporter of the show, please visit our Patreon page, subscribe to our Premium content on Apple Podcasts Subscriptions, or share the word about our work in your own circles.Please visit our website for full show notes and episode resources. Hosted on Acast. See acast.com/privacy for more information.

    Drama Dream Team: Sinema, Elon, and the Tripledemic

    Play Episode Listen Later Dec 13, 2022 46:12


    Sarah and Beth discuss Senator Sinema leaving the Democratic Party, the Twitter files, the current wave of winter illness, and catch up on Western Kentucky tornado relief efforts.TOPICS DISCUSSEDDrama Dream TeamWestern Kentucky Tornado Recovery with Liam NeimeyerOutside of Politics: Holiday and End of Year GatheringsBecome a financial supporter of Pantsuit Politics and get access to our Holiday Party for Premium Members, please visit our Patreon page or subscribe to our Premium content on Apple Podcasts SubscriptionsPlease visit our website for full show notes and episode resources. Hosted on Acast. See acast.com/privacy for more information.

    Good News Is Never Pure

    Play Episode Listen Later Dec 9, 2022 55:20


    Sarah and Beth share good news stories from both home and abroad. They also address the complexities with which such stories sometimes come.TOPICS DISCUSSEDGood News in the USGood News Around the WorldOutside of Politics: Our Favorite TV of 2022Become a financial supporter of Pantsuit Politics and get access to our Holiday Party for Premium Members, please visit our Patreon page or subscribe to our Premium content on Apple Podcasts SubscriptionsPlease visit our website for full show notes and episode resources. Hosted on Acast. See acast.com/privacy for more information.

    No Easy Problems

    Play Episode Listen Later Dec 6, 2022 44:04


    Sarah and Beth discuss the Senate's actions to avert a railroad strike, the DNC Primary calendar, and the impact of emboldened extremists in the United States.TOPICS DISCUSSEDThe DNC Shakes Up the Primary CalendarEmboldened ExtremistsRailroad Strike AvertedOutside of Politics: Holiday TraditionsCheck out Sarah and Beth's Favorite Things from 2022.Become a financial supporter of Pantsuit Politics and get access to our Holiday Party for Premium Members, please visit our Patreon page or subscribe to our Premium content on Apple Podcasts SubscriptionsPlease visit our website for full show notes and episode resources. Hosted on Acast. See acast.com/privacy for more information.

    Can Policy Curb (or Cure) Loneliness?

    Play Episode Listen Later Dec 2, 2022 52:56


    Sarah and Beth look at the "loneliness epidemic" and what, if any, role policy should play. They also discuss the Respect for Marriage Act and the joy they find in holiday cards.TOPICS DISCUSSEDThe Respect for Marriage ActLonelinessOutside of Politics: Holiday CardsTo become a financial supporter of Pantsuit Politics and get access to our Holiday Party for Premium Members, please visit our Patreon page or subscribe to our Premium content on Apple Podcasts SubscriptionsPlease visit our website for full show notes and episode resources. Hosted on Acast. See acast.com/privacy for more information.

    Instability Around the Globe

    Play Episode Listen Later Nov 29, 2022 51:33


    Sarah and Beth look at instability in financial markets and countries across the globe.TOPICS DISCUSSEDFinancial MarketsHaiti, Iran, and ChinaOutside Politics: ThanksgivingTo become a financial supporter of Pantsuit Politics and get access to our Holiday Party for Premium Members, please visit our Patreon page or subscribe to our Premium content on Apple Podcasts SubscriptionsPlease visit our website for full show notes and episode resources. Hosted on Acast. See acast.com/privacy for more information.

    How Mindfulness Can Change Your Brain and Your News-Related Stress with Dan Harris

    Play Episode Listen Later Nov 25, 2022 46:27


    We're revisiting our conversation with Dan Harris, who you may know from his previous role on weekend Good Morning America or his work with Ten Percent Happier, the book/app/podcast that teach the value of meditation and mindfulness.As we prepare for the holidays, start your shopping with Sarah & Beth's Favorite Things from 2022 and Sarah and Beth's books Now What? How to Move Forward When We're Divided (About Basically Everything) and I Think You're Wrong (But I'm Listening)Please visit our website for full show notes and episode resources. Hosted on Acast. See acast.com/privacy for more information.

    A News Roundup and the Politics of Fast Fashion

    Play Episode Listen Later Nov 22, 2022 48:12


    Sarah and Beth discuss the shooting in Colorado Springs, the new Special Master, COP 27, Naomi Biden's White House wedding, and the politics of Fast Fashion.TOPICS DISCUSSEDNews RoundupShooting at Club Q in Colorado SpringsDOJ appoints Special Master to oversee Trump InvestigationsCOP 27The Politics of Fashion with Barrett Ward and Jen MilamOutside of Politics: Naomi Biden's White House WeddingAs we prepare for the holidays, start your shopping with Sarah & Beth's Favorite Things from 2022.Pantsuit Politics is an Able Partner and gets an affiliate commission when you use the code Pantsuit40 at Able Clothing.Please visit our website for full show notes and episode resources. Hosted on Acast. See acast.com/privacy for more information.

    Processing the Midterms and Prepping for Holiday Conversations

    Play Episode Listen Later Nov 18, 2022 52:30


    Sarah and Beth offer suggestions about how to handle the dreaded political conversations over the holidays. Plus, they discuss Congressional leadership moves, the lame duck session, Trump's announcement, and share about their recent trip to Raleigh, NC.TOPICS DISCUSSEDCongressional LeadershipThe Lame Duck SessionTrump's AnnouncementHandling Political Conversations at the HolidaysOutside of Politics: Our Raleigh TripAs we prepare for the holidays, start your shopping with Sarah & Beth's Favorite Things from 2022 and Sarah and Beth's books Now What? How to Move Forward When We're Divided (About Basically Everything) and I Think You're Wrong (But I'm Listening)Please visit our website for full show notes and episode resources. Hosted on Acast. See acast.com/privacy for more information.

    Sarah Experiments with Psychedelics

    Play Episode Listen Later Nov 15, 2022 49:18


    Today, Sarah and Beth share Sarah's experience with kanna in Colorado.TOPICS DISCUSSEDWaiting on Final Election Results while Twitter Falls ApartSarah Experiments with PsychedelicsIf you or someone in your life is struggling with substance abuse or mental health disorders, the Substance Abuse and Mental Health National Helpline has resources available, you can also call 1-800-662-HELPAs we prepare for the holidays, start your shopping with Sarah & Beth's Favorite Things from 2022 and Sarah and Beth's books Now What? How to Move Forward When We're Divided (About Basically Everything) and I Think You're Wrong (But I'm Listening)Please visit our website for full show notes and episode resources. Hosted on Acast. See acast.com/privacy for more information.

    The Other Side of Election Day

    Play Episode Listen Later Nov 11, 2022 43:02


    Sarah and Beth discuss the results of the 2022 midterm elections.TOPICS DISCUSSEDReflecting on 2022 Midterm Election ResultsOutside of Politics: Diabetes Awareness WeekThank you for celebrating our 7th Birthday with us so generously. Check out Sarah and Beth's Favorite Things from 2022 as we celebrate the best holiday season available to us.Please visit our website for full show notes and episode resources. Hosted on Acast. See acast.com/privacy for more information.

    Your Vote Will Count with Secretary of State Michael Adams

    Play Episode Listen Later Nov 8, 2022 49:45


    Sarah and Beth discuss election security with Kentucky Secretary of State Michael Adams and think through how to engage in conversation with people who are not "political."TOPICS DISCUSSEDMidterm Elections Conversations in Our Homes and CommunitiesElection Integrity with KY Secretary of State Michael AdamsOutside Politics: What Season are We Celebrating?Thank you for celebrating our 7th Birthday with us so generously. Check out Sarah and Beth's Favorite Things from 2022 as we celebrate the best holiday season available to us.Please visit our website for full show notes and episode resources Hosted on Acast. See acast.com/privacy for more information.

    State of the Podcast(s) with Ashley Carman

    Play Episode Listen Later Nov 4, 2022 61:52


    Sarah and Beth reflect on 7 years of podcasting and what they've learned from their time together. Then, they talk with podcasting reporter Ashley Carman about the state of the industry as a whole. TOPICS DISCUSSEDWhat We've Learned from Pantsuit PoliticsThe State of Podcasting with Ashley CarmanYour Beautiful Birthday ReflectionsPlease visit our website for full show notes and episode resources Hosted on Acast. See acast.com/privacy for more information.

    Paul Pelosi, Political Violence, and the Midterm Elections

    Play Episode Listen Later Nov 1, 2022 45:38


    Sarah and Beth discuss the impact of violent rhetoric and actual violence on the American political process. TOPICS DISCUSSED1 Week until the Midterm ElectionsThe Attack on Paul Pelosi and a Climate of Political ViolenceOutside of Politics: The Judds in ConcertHelp us celebrate our 7th birthday by reading and reviewing our books Now What? How to Move Forward When We're Divided (About Basically Everything) and I Think You're Wrong, (But I'm Listening): A Guide to Grace-Filled Political Conversations. Then, tell us how you shared and be entered to win a Pantsuit Politics Time Capsule!Please visit our website for full show notes and episode resources Hosted on Acast. See acast.com/privacy for more information.

    5 Years Since #MeToo Went Viral

    Play Episode Listen Later Oct 28, 2022 47:12


    Sarah and Beth reflect on the last five years of the #MeToo movement.TOPICS DISCUSSEDReflecting on Five Years of #MeTooOutside of Politics: Halloween CandyHelp us celebrate our 7th birthday by sharing the show. Then, tell us how you shared and be entered to win a Pantsuit Politics Time Capsule!Please visit our website for full show notes and episode resources Hosted on Acast. See acast.com/privacy for more information.

    Preparing to Vote in an Interconnected World

    Play Episode Listen Later Oct 25, 2022 43:55


    Today we are thinking about ourselves as citizens of an interconnected world, what the economic turmoil in the UK and protests in Iran have to teach us as voters, and how we can best support people struggling to be freer across the world.TOPICS DISCUSSEDLessons from the UK's shortest serving Prime MinisterProtests in Iran with Kerry Boyd AndersonOutside of Politics: Family Halloween CostumesHelp us celebrate our 7th birthday by sharing the show. Then, tell us how you shared and be entered to win a Pantsuit Politics Time Capsule!Please visit our website for full show notes and episode resources Hosted on Acast. See acast.com/privacy for more information.

    Let's Get Real On Candidate Quality

    Play Episode Listen Later Oct 21, 2022 62:37


    As we near midterms, we're dismayed and baffled by the quality of some of the candidates running up and down the ballot. We're discussing how candidate quality has become such a major issue everywhere from school board races to Senate races. Plus, we're talking to Kentucky Supreme Court Justice Michelle Keller about her re-election campaign and the major way judicial ethics are showing up in it. TOPICS DISCUSSED:School Boards and Kitty LitterCandidate Quality and ConcernsJustice Michelle Keller on Judicial Ethics and ElectionsOutside of Politics: FurnitureHelp us celebrate our 7th birthday by sharing the show. Then, tell us how you shared and be entered to win a Pantsuit Politics Time Capsule!Please visit our website for full show notes and episode resources. Hosted on Acast. See acast.com/privacy for more information.

    Shaking Off the Midterm Election Malaise

    Play Episode Listen Later Oct 18, 2022 40:26


    We talk about our frustration with the midterm election season and Beth's solution: a ballot club to bring neighbors together around voting.TOPICS DISCUSSED:Midterm Election Debate SeasonBeth's Ballot ClubOutside Politics: What's in our Purse?Help us celebrate our 7th birthday by sharing the show. Then, tell us how you shared and be entered to win a Pantsuit Politics Time Capsule!Please visit our website for full show notes and episode resources. Hosted on Acast. See acast.com/privacy for more information.

    Janaury 6th Hearings: President Trump Subpoenaed

    Play Episode Listen Later Oct 14, 2022 36:10


    We respond to the historic subpoena of former President Trump and the continued work of the January 6th committee.TOPICS DISCUSSED:A Review of and Response to the October 13 Meeting of the January 6th CommitteeOutside of Politics: Pantsuit Politics' 7th Birthday CelebrationsHelp us celebrate our 7th birthday by sharing the show. Then, tell us how you shared and be entered to win a Pantsuit Politics Time Capsule!Please visit our website for full show notes and episode resources. Hosted on Acast. See acast.com/privacy for more information.

    Midterms and the Long Shadow of Donald Trump

    Play Episode Listen Later Oct 12, 2022 49:31


    Sarah and Beth talk through the 2022 midterms and the ongoing influence of Donald Trump on American electoral politics.Preparing for the 2022 Midterm ElectionsThe Ongoing Influence of Donald TrumpOutside Politics: Fall FunPlease visit our website for full show notes and episode resources. Hosted on Acast. See acast.com/privacy for more information.

    Kristin Kobes du Mez on the Origin of the Culture Wars

    Play Episode Listen Later Oct 7, 2022 58:50


    The American political landscape has been undeniably impacted by American evangelicalism and its leaders. Few people know the details of this better than Kristin Kobes du Mez, who literally wrote the book on it (Jesus and John Wayne: How White Evangelicals Corrupted a Faith and Fractured a Nation). In this episode, she joins us for a conversation about evangelicals' political impact, the legacies of toxic masculinity and racism within the church, and how our current culture wars trace their roots to this messy mixing of church and state.Sarah and Beth's 2023 Speaking Calendar is filling up. Find out about Pantsuit Politics Speaking Events or email our managing director, Alise Napp, for more information.Please visit our website for full show notes and episode resources. Hosted on Acast. See acast.com/privacy for more information.

    Hurricane Ian and the Future of Florida's Home Insurance

    Play Episode Listen Later Oct 4, 2022 42:25


    Sarah and Beth discuss the hurdles facing Florida residents as recovery and rebuilding efforts begin in the wake of Hurricane Ian.TOPICS DISCUSSEDCentrism vs. Extremism Across the GlobeFlorida's Homeowners Insurance CrisisOutside Politics: Pantsuit Politics goes to Oklahoma CitySarah and Beth's 2023 Speaking Calendar is filling up. Find out about Pantsuit Politics Speaking Events or email our managing director, Alise Napp, for more information.Please visit our website for full show notes and episode resources. Hosted on Acast. See acast.com/privacy for more information.

    Dr Becky Has A Lot to Say About Politics

    Play Episode Listen Later Sep 30, 2022 49:58


    Dr. Becky may be your favorite Instagram parenting expert, but this conversation is about so much more than parenting. We talked to Dr. Becky about human connection, communication, civic engagement, and the effects of being parented - something every one of us has experienced on some level or another. We promise this is a conversation you absolutely don't want to miss.Sarah and Beth's 2023 Speaking Calendar is filling up. Find out about Pantsuit Politics Speaking Events or email our managing director, Alise Napp, for more information.Please visit our website for full show notes and episode resources. Hosted on Acast. See acast.com/privacy for more information.

    January 6th Hearings: They're Back

    Play Episode Listen Later Sep 27, 2022 49:05


    Sarah and Beth recap the first eight January 6th Committee Hearings, review recent developments in the Committee's investigation, and preview what we can expect to see in Wednesday's final public hearing.TOPICS DISCUSSED:A Recap of the First Eight January 6th Committee HearingsDevelopments Since the Last January 6th HearingOutside of Politics: Piano LessonsSarah and Beth's 2023 Speaking Calendar is filling up. Find out about Pantsuit Politics Speaking Events or email our managing director, Alise Napp, for more information.Please visit our website for full show notes and episode resources. Hosted on Acast. See acast.com/privacy for more information.

    Abortion is on the Ballot

    Play Episode Listen Later Sep 23, 2022 53:55


    Sarah and Beth tackle the political and personal reality of a post-Dobbs America. They talk with Rachel Sweet, who is leading efforts around the Kentucky abortion referendum, and Gabrielle Blair, whose fresh perspective on male responsibility is a breath of fresh air in the discussion around abortion.TOPICS DISCUSSEDThe Political and Personal Stakes of Post-Dobbs AmericaRachel Sweet & the Kentucky Abortion ReferendumGabrielle Blair & Responsible EjaculationPlease visit our website for full show notes and episode resources. Hosted on Acast. See acast.com/privacy for more information.

    What Comes Next? On Immigration and Parole Hearings

    Play Episode Listen Later Sep 20, 2022 49:11


    Sarah and Beth discuss Republican Governor's strategy of sending asylum seekers to symbolic "blue" locations without coordinating with officials and the parole hearing of the Heath High School shooter.TOPICS DISCUSSEDRepublican Governors in Texas, Arizona, and Florida send Asylum Seekers to “blue” citiesParole Hearing for Heath High School ShooterOutside Politics: ElvisJoin Sarah and Beth for their special Ask Us Anything LIVE on September 22 for Premium Members. Support Pantsuit Politics on Patreon or Apple Podcast Subscriptions.Please visit our website for full show notes and episode resources. Hosted on Acast. See acast.com/privacy for more information.

    Teen Mental Health

    Play Episode Listen Later Sep 16, 2022 75:12


    We discuss the all-encompassing complexity surrounding teen mental health.Sarah and Beth are planning their speaking event calendar for 2023 find out more about Pantsuit Politics Speaking EventsPlease visit our website for full show notes and episode resources. Hosted on Acast. See acast.com/privacy for more information.

    Queen Elizabeth II and the Long End of Empires

    Play Episode Listen Later Sep 13, 2022 46:14


    Sarah and Beth discuss Ukraine's lightning counter-offensive over the weekend, the legacy of Queen Elizabeth II, and remnants of the British Empire.TOPICS DISCUSSEDUkraine Regains Lost Territory from RussiaThe Death of Queen Elizabeth IIOutside Politics: Snacking CakeSarah and Beth are planning their speaking event calendar for 2023 find out more about Pantsuit Politics Speaking EventsPlease visit our website for full show notes and episode resources. Hosted on Acast. See acast.com/privacy for more information.

    Dress Codes and the Don't Worry Drama

    Play Episode Listen Later Sep 9, 2022 60:39


    Sarah, Beth, and their middle schoolers discuss the pros and cons of school dress codes.TOPICS DISCUSSEDOur Kids' Take on Dress CodesDress Codes, Freedom of Expression, and How Clothing Communicates Outside of Politics: Don't Worry, DarlingSupport Pantsuit Politics and access all of Pantsuit Politics' Premium content by becoming a supporter at Patreon.com or Apple Podcasts Subscriptions.Please visit our website for full show notes and episode resources. Our GDPR privacy policy was updated on August 8, 2022. Visit acast.com/privacy for more information.

    Quiet Quitting and the Limits of Language

    Play Episode Listen Later Sep 7, 2022 43:36


    Sarah and Beth discuss the quiet quitting, boundaries at work, and the challenges of naming.TOPICS DISCUSSEDQuiet QuittingOutside Politics: What is Rest?Support Pantsuit Politics and access all of Pantsuit Politics' Premium content by becoming a supporter at Patreon.com or Apple Podcasts Subscriptions.Please visit our website for full show notes and episode resources. Our GDPR privacy policy was updated on August 8, 2022. Visit acast.com/privacy for more information.

    5 Things You Need to Know About Labor Unions

    Play Episode Listen Later Sep 5, 2022 22:50


    In observance of Labor Day, we are rereleasing this episode from September 2019 about Labor Unions. In the intervening years, labor unions have only become more hotly discussed in the United States. We hope a return to these facts will be helpful for you as you think about the effect of unionized labor today.Resources: Sign Up for the Pantsuit Politics Newsletter Support Pantsuit Politics and access all of Pantsuit Politics' Premium content by becoming a supporter at Patreon.com or Apple Podcasts Subscriptions.Please visit our website for full show notes and episode resources. Our GDPR privacy policy was updated on August 8, 2022. Visit acast.com/privacy for more information.

    Travel as a Political Act with Rick Steves

    Play Episode Listen Later Sep 2, 2022 53:57


    Sarah and Beth share their full conversation with Rick Steves about developing a global perspective through travel and so much more.TOPICS DISCUSSEDTravel as a Political Act with Rick StevesSupport Pantsuit Politics and access all of Pantsuit Politics' Premium content by becoming a supporter at Patreon.com or Apple Podcasts Subscriptions.Please visit our website for full show notes and episode resources. Our GDPR privacy policy was updated on August 8, 2022. Visit acast.com/privacy for more information.

    Debt, Student Loans, and the American Dream

    Play Episode Listen Later Aug 30, 2022 42:54


    Sarah and Beth discuss the pros and cons of President Biden's Student Loan Relief policy, take a closer look at the affidavit that supported the warrant to search Mar-a-Lago, and outside politics they think about fun.TOPICS DISCUSSEDDOJ Releases Redacted Affidavit for Mar-a-Lago Search WarrantPresident Biden's Student Loan Forgiveness PlanOutside Politics: What is Fun?Support Pantsuit Politics and access all of Pantsuit Politics' Premium content by becoming a supporter at Patreon.com or Apple Podcasts Subscriptions.Please visit our website for full show notes and episode resources. Our GDPR privacy policy was updated on August 8, 2022. Visit acast.com/privacy for more information.

    5 Things You Need to Know About Monkeypox

    Play Episode Listen Later Aug 26, 2022 31:30


    We are breaking down some basic facts about monkeypox - including what you should know as it continues to spread around the world. Monkeypox isn't novel. Monkeypox is not an STD.Monkeypox is now a global health emergency and a national emergency in the US. We already have vaccines!We don't know everything, and we probably aren't doing enough. Resources: Sign Up for the Pantsuit Politics Newsletter Support Pantsuit Politics and access all of Pantsuit Politics' Premium content by becoming a supporter at Patreon.com or Apple Podcasts Subscriptions.Please visit our website for full show notes and episode resources. Our GDPR privacy policy was updated on August 8, 2022. Visit acast.com/privacy for more information.

    Should Joe Biden Run in 2024?

    Play Episode Listen Later Aug 23, 2022 48:09


    We discuss whether or not Joe Biden should run for re-election in 2024 and what support for schools really looks like.TOPICS DISCUSSEDShould Joe Biden Run in 2024?Supporting our Schools in 2022Outside Politics: Parenting Middle SchoolersResources: Sign Up for the Pantsuit Politics Newsletter Support Pantsuit Politics and access all of Pantsuit Politics' Premium content by becoming a supporter at Patreon.com or Apple Podcasts Subscriptions.Please visit our website for full show notes and episode resources. Our GDPR privacy policy was updated on August 8, 2022. Visit acast.com/privacy for more information.

    Why They Did It with Tim Miller

    Play Episode Listen Later Aug 19, 2022 46:53


    TOPICS DISCUSSEDUkraine UpdateTim Miller on the Republican PartyOutside of Politics: Into the WoodsSupport Pantsuit Politics and access all of Pantsuit Politics' Premium content by becoming a supporter at Patreon.com or Apple Podcasts Subscriptions.Please visit our website for full show notes and episode resources. Our GDPR privacy policy was updated on August 8, 2022. Visit acast.com/privacy for more information.

    Real Good News with Branden Harvey

    Play Episode Listen Later Aug 16, 2022 43:21


    TOPICS DISCUSSEDThe FBI Investigates Donald TrumpReal Good News with Branden HarveyOutside Politics: The National Lentil FestivalSupport Pantsuit Politics and access all of Pantsuit Politics' Premium content by becoming a supporter at Patreon.com or Apple Podcasts Subscriptions.If you loved Branden Harvey and want to get good news delivered to your mailbox every month Subscribe Here.Please visit our website for full show notes and episode resources. Our GDPR privacy policy was updated on August 8, 2022. Visit acast.com/privacy for more information.

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