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Politicon brings the brilliant team of political and legal masterminds together for Politicon's #SistersInLaw. Joyce Vance, Jill Wine-Banks, Barb McQuade, and Kimberly Atkins will pull back the curtain on how our government actually works, take on the corrupt, share their wisdom and give us their rulings on the latest in politics, law, and culture.

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    97: Reasonable Dispatch

    Play Episode Listen Later Oct 1, 2022 69:12


    The #SistersInLaw come together this week to break down important developments in the legal battles to preserve our democracy.  In their conversation, they examine Judge Cannon's most recent ruling on the Mar-a-Lago investigation and the kick off of the Oath Keeper conspiracy trial.  Then, Barb announces the start of a new book about disinformation's threat to the rule of law, and discusses how to approach new challenges with the #Sisters. Get #SistersInLaw Merch Now, you can get #SistersInLaw Merch. We have ethically sourced tees, hoodies, pins and more. Support #SistersInLaw by picking up our merch items at the Politicon Merch Store. #Sisters Show Off Their Merch Email the sisters at SISTERSINLAW@POLITICON.COM or tweet using #SistersInLaw Links To This Week's Sponsors HelloFresh:  Enjoy 65% off and free shipping on delicious HelloFresh meals delivered right to your door when you go to hellofresh.com/sisters65 and use promo code: SISTERS65 Stamps:  To get a 4 week free trial that will simplify your mailing needs, plus free postage and a digital scale, go to stamps.com, click the microphone at the top of the page, and enter promo code: SIL Thrive Causemetics: For 15% off your first order, go to thrivecausemetics.com/sisters with promo code: QE2FY5D28CB2 Olive & June: For 20% off your first Mani-System go to oliveandjune.com/sil Moink:  For farm fresh meats and 1 year of free filet mignon, go to moinkbox.com/sisters Get More From The #Sisters In Law Joyce Vance: Twitter | University of Alabama Law | MSNBC | Civil Discourse Substack Jill Wine-Banks: Twitter | Facebook | Website | Author of The Watergate Girl: My Fight For Truth & Justice Against A Criminal President Kimberly Atkins Stohr: Twitter | Boston Globe | WBUR Barb McQuade: Twitter | University of Michigan Law | Just Security | MSNBC

    96: Live from Austin TX - Part 2

    Play Episode Listen Later Sep 27, 2022 40:34


    Part 2 of the #SistersInLaw Live show in Austin TX Tell us your name and favorite BBQ place :)

    95: Live from Austin TX - part one

    Play Episode Listen Later Sep 24, 2022 75:08


    The #SistersInLaw are live at TribFest in Austin, Texas!  To kick things off, they lay out NY AG Letitia James' fraud lawsuit against Trump and the criminal referral of the case to the IRS.  Is this what will finally take him down?  Then, they preview what we can expect during the upcoming Supreme Court term, and share their thoughts, experiences, and advice on careers in law. Get #SistersInLaw Merch Now, you can get #SistersInLaw Merch. We have ethically sourced tees, hoodies, pins and more. Support #SistersInLaw by picking up our merch items at the Politicon Merch Store. #Sisters Show Off Their Merch Email the sisters at SISTERSINLAW@POLITICON.COM or tweet using #SistersInLaw Links To This Week's Sponsors Reel Paper:  Go to reelpaper.com/sisters to get 30% off and free shipping on your first order when you sign up for a subscription using the promo code: SISTERS Pair Eyewear: For 15% off your first order of customizable eyewear, go to paireyewear.com/sisters and use the promo code: SISTERS HelloFresh:  Enjoy 65% off and free shipping on delicious HelloFresh meals delivered right to your door when you go to hellofresh.com/sisters65 and use promo code: SISTERS65 Calm:  For 40% off a premium subscription, go to calm.com/sisters Get More From The #Sisters In Law Joyce Vance: Twitter | University of Alabama Law | MSNBC | Civil Discourse Substack Jill Wine-Banks: Twitter | Facebook | Website | Author of The Watergate Girl: My Fight For Truth & Justice Against A Criminal President Kimberly Atkins Stohr: Twitter | Boston Globe | WBUR Barb McQuade: Twitter | University of Michigan Law | Just Security | MSNBC

    94: MAL-Gate

    Play Episode Listen Later Sep 17, 2022 70:19


    The #SistersInLaw welcome Jill back to analyze Trump's legal troubles stemming from the MAL seizure, the recent appointment of a special master, and if the DOJ and J6 Committee can team up to take him down.  Then, they examine the legality of the Republican relocation of asylum seekers to Blue states, and how the SCOTUS is undermining LGBTQ rights in the name of religious liberty. See The #SistersInLaw Live At TribFest In Austin, TX On 9/23 4-5 PM CDT - #SistersInLaw Podcast Recording Live! @ Omni (Trademark Ballroom) 6 PM CDT - Coda Recording @ The Fallout Theater (616 Lavaca St, Austin, TX 78701) Get #SistersInLaw Merch Now, you can get #SistersInLaw Merch. We have ethically sourced tees, hoodies, pins and more. Support #SistersInLaw by picking up our merch items at the Politicon Merch Store. #Sisters Show Off Their Merch Email the sisters at SISTERSINLAW@POLITICON.COM or tweet using #SistersInLaw Links To This Week's Sponsors HelloFresh:  Get 16 free meals across 7 boxes when you go to hellofresh.com and use the promo code: SISTERS16 PolicyGenius:  Head to policygenius.com to get your free life insurance quotes and see how much you could save HoldOn Bags: Replace single use plastics with sustainable, compostable bags and get 20% off your order when you go to holdonbags.com and use the promo code: SISTERS at checkout Blueland:  For 15% off your first order of sustainable cleaning products, go to blueland.com Honey:  To get Honey for free and start saving on your shopping, go to joinhoney.com Get More From The #Sisters In Law Joyce Vance: Twitter | University of Alabama Law | MSNBC | Civil Discourse Substack Jill Wine-Banks: Twitter | Facebook | Website | Author of The Watergate Girl: My Fight For Truth & Justice Against A Criminal President Kimberly Atkins Stohr: Twitter | Boston Globe | WBUR Barb McQuade: Twitter | University of Michigan Law | Just Security | MSNBC

    93: The Kings's Speech

    Play Episode Listen Later Sep 10, 2022 59:45


    The #SistersInLaw meet this week to analyze the latest developments related to the Mar-a-Lago seizure, the controversy over appointing a special master, and whether executive privilege is in play.  Then, they look at the information coming out of SDNY attorney Geoffrey Berman's new book, and the criminal charges facing Steve Bannon after his arrest.  Is there a chance of double jeopardy or is he finally going to pay the price for his actions? Email the sisters at SISTERSINLAW@POLITICON.COM or tweet using #SistersInLaw Recommended By The #SistersInLaw The Queen In James Bond From Barb: On SDNY's Berman facing down Barr On the DOJ's appeal of a Trump Special Master On Michigan's resistance against extremism From Kim: On the passing of Queen Elizabeth Get #SistersInLaw Merch Now, you can get #SistersInLaw Merch. We have ethically sourced tees, hoodies, pins and more. Support #SistersInLaw by picking up our merch items at the Politicon Merch Store. #Sisters Show Off Their Merch Links To This Week's Sponsors Frame Bridge:  For 15% off the perfect frame for your life moments or art, go to framebridge.com and use the promo code: SISTERS Hello Fresh:  For up to 16 free meals across 7 boxes with 3 free gifts, go to hellofresh.com and use the promo code: SISTERS16 Helix: For up to $200 off your mattress order and two free pillows, go to helixsleep.com Noom:  To get started on your Noom trial, go to noom.com Get More From The #Sisters In Law Joyce Vance: Twitter | University of Alabama Law | MSNBC | Civil Discourse Substack Jill Wine-Banks: Twitter | Facebook | Website | Author of The Watergate Girl: My Fight For Truth & Justice Against A Criminal President Kimberly Atkins Stohr: Twitter | Boston Globe | WBUR Barb McQuade: Twitter | University of Michigan Law | Just Security | MSNBC

    92: MAGA's Legal Woes

    Play Episode Listen Later Sep 3, 2022 59:39


    The #SistersInLaw assemble this week to break down whether Trump has standing to challenge the Mar-a-Lago seizure and if executive or attorney-client privilege applies.  From there, they dive into recent MAGA-world testimonies about J6 and analyze the factors that go into sentencing those involved– including the longest one to date.  Then, the #Sisters explain the recent 1st Amendment issues in the news. Email the sisters at SISTERSINLAW@POLITICON.COM or tweet using #SistersInLaw Recommended By The #SistersInLaw From Barb: On whether Trump's passports are the FBI's smoking gun On why charges against Trump from the DOJ are a serious possibility Get #SistersInLaw Merch Now, you can get #SistersInLaw Merch. We have ethically sourced tees, hoodies, pins and more. Support #SistersInLaw by picking up our merch items at the Politicon Merch Store. #Sisters Show Off Their Merch Links To This Week's Sponsors Hello Fresh:  For up to 16 free meals across 7 boxes, go to hellofresh.com and use the promo code: SISTERS16 Thrive Causemetics: For 15% off your first order, go to thrivecausemetics.com with promo code: QE2FY5D28CB2 Calm:  For 40% off a premium subscription, go to calm.com Olive & June: For 20% off your first Mani-System go to oliveandjune.com Moink:  For farm fresh meats and 1 year of free filet mignon, go to moinkbox.com Get More From The #Sisters In Law Joyce Vance: Twitter | University of Alabama Law | MSNBC | Civil Discourse Substack Jill Wine-Banks: Twitter | Facebook | Website | Author of The Watergate Girl: My Fight For Truth & Justice Against A Criminal President Kimberly Atkins Stohr: Twitter | Boston Globe | WBUR Barb McQuade: Twitter | University of Michigan Law | Just Security | MSNBC

    91: The Affidavit

    Play Episode Listen Later Aug 27, 2022 76:40


    The #SistersInLaw meet this week to explain the release of the Mar-a-Lago affidavit and Trump's many legal risks.  Then, they discuss the initial legal injunction against Idaho's anti-abortion law and how it and actions by Congress can protect pregnant people's health, before looking at the successful convictions of two planners behind the plot to kidnap Governor Whitmer. Get #SistersInLaw Merch Now, you can get #SistersInLaw Merch. We have ethically sourced tees, hoodies, pins and more. Support #SistersInLaw by picking up our merch items at the Politicon Merch Store. #Sisters Show Off Their Merch Email the sisters at SISTERSINLAW@POLITICON.COM or tweet using #SistersInLaw Website with transcript Links To This Week's Sponsors Hello Fresh:  For up to 16 free meals across 7 boxes with 3 free gifts, go to hellofresh.com and use the promo code: SISTERS16 Osea Malibu: For 10% off, free samples and free shipping on orders over $50, go to oseamalibu.com and use promo code: SISTERS Blueland:  For 15% off your first order, go to blueland.com Grove: For a free gift set worth up to $50 with your first order with your email address, as well as free shipping, go to grove.com Liquid IV:  Take your hydration game to the next level with 15% off delicious Liquid IV products when you go to liquidiv.com and use the promo code: SISTERS Links From The #Sisters 2019 Memorandum For The Attorney General Get More From The #Sisters In Law Joyce Vance: Twitter | University of Alabama Law | MSNBC | Civil Discourse Substack Jill Wine-Banks: Twitter | Facebook | Website | Author of The Watergate Girl: My Fight For Truth & Justice Against A Criminal President Kimberly Atkins Stohr: Twitter | Boston Globe | WBUR Barb McQuade: Twitter | University of Michigan Law | Just Security | MSNBC

    90: The Walls Are Closing In

    Play Episode Listen Later Aug 20, 2022 70:07


    The #SistersInLaw come together to do an explainer on affidavits and break down the legal battle over the information pertaining to the recent search and seizure at Mar-a-Lago.  Then, they lay out the possible crimes and legal perils faced by Trump's minions relating to their attempts to overturn the 2020 election, and how Allen Weiselberg's guilty plea could affect The Trump Organization and the former president. Episode Website Get #SistersInLaw Merch Now, you can get #SistersInLaw Merch. We have ethically sourced tees, hoodies, pins and more. Support #SistersInLaw by picking up our merch items at the Politicon Merch Store. #Sisters Show Off Their Merch Email the sisters at SISTERSINLAW@POLITICON.COM or tweet using #SistersInLaw Links To This Week's Sponsors Paypal Honey:  To get Honey for free, go to joinhoney.com Hello Fresh:  For up to 16 free meals across 7 boxes with 3 free gifts, go to hellofresh.com and use the promo code: SISTERS16 Olive & June: For 20% off your first Mani-System go to oliveandjune.com Links From The #Sisters From WaPo on Trump's attempts to get voting machine data Get More From The #Sisters In Law Joyce Vance: Twitter | University of Alabama Law | MSNBC | Civil Discourse Substack Jill Wine-Banks: Twitter | Facebook | Website | Author of The Watergate Girl: My Fight For Truth & Justice Against A Criminal President Kimberly Atkins Stohr: Twitter | Boston Globe | WBUR Barb McQuade: Twitter | University of Michigan Law | Just Security | MSNBC

    89: Mar-A-Lago Document Release

    Play Episode Listen Later Aug 13, 2022 69:17


    The #SistersInLaw meet this week to discuss the search warrant executed at Mar-a-Lago, Merrick Garland's decision to address the country, and the procedures involved in the DOJ's actions.  Then, they look at the claims of evidence planting by Trump and the growing threats of violence from the Right in its aftermath. Get #SistersInLaw Merch Now, you can get #SistersInLaw Merch. We have ethically sourced tees, hoodies, pins and more. Support #SistersInLaw by picking up our merch items at the Politicon Merch Store. #Sisters Show Off Their Merch Email the sisters at SISTERSINLAW@POLITICON.COM or tweet using #SistersInLaw Links To This Week's Sponsors Hello Fresh:  For up to 16 free meals across 7 boxes with 3 free gifts, go to hellofresh.com and use the promo code: SISTERS16 Liquid IV:  Take your hydration game to the next level with 15% off delicious Liquid IV products when you go to liquidiv.com and use the promo code: SISTERS Noom:  To get started on your Noom trial, go to noom.com Helix: For up to $200 off your mattress order and two free pillows, go to helixsleep.com Links From The #Sisters From Barb on the Mar-a-Lago raid Get More From The #Sisters In Law Joyce Vance: Twitter | University of Alabama Law | MSNBC | Civil Discourse Substack Jill Wine-Banks: Twitter | Facebook | Website | Author of The Watergate Girl: My Fight For Truth & Justice Against A Criminal President Kimberly Atkins Stohr: Twitter | Boston Globe | WBUR Barb McQuade: Twitter | University of Michigan Law | Just Security | MSNBC

    88: Alex Jones, Bless His Heart

    Play Episode Listen Later Aug 5, 2022 70:55


    The #SistersInLaw come together to examine the criminal charges and possible federal crimes faced by the police involved in Breonna Taylor's killing.  Then, they take on the extremely cruel and restrictive abotion laws facing challenge in Idaho, as well as the nuances of the defamation case against Alex Jones for his actions targeting the Sandy Hook families on top of his possible culpability in the J6 insurrection.  Get #SistersInLaw Merch Now, you can get #SistersInLaw Merch. We have ethically sourced tees, hoodies, pins and more. Support #SistersInLaw by picking up our merch items at the Politicon Merch Store. #Sisters Show Off Their Merch Email the sisters at SISTERSINLAW@POLITICON.COM or tweet using #SistersInLaw Links To This Week's Sponsors Frame Bridge:  For 15% off the perfect frame for your life moments or art, go to framebridge.com and use the promo code: SISTERS Hello Fresh:  For up to 16 free meals across 7 boxes with 3 free gifts, go to hellofresh.com and use the promo code: SISTERS16 Grove: For a free gift set worth up to $50 with your first order with your email address, as well as free shipping, go to grove.com Thrive Causemetics:  For 15% off your first order, go to thrivecausemetics.com with promo code: QE2FY5D28CB2 Links From The #Sisters On Pat Cipolone's Possible Legal Choices Jill's MSNBC interesting captions about Pat Cipollone Get More From The #Sisters In Law Joyce Vance: Twitter | University of Alabama Law | MSNBC Jill Wine-Banks: Twitter | Facebook | Website | Author of The Watergate Girl: My Fight For Truth & Justice Against A Criminal President Kimberly Atkins Stohr: Twitter | Boston Globe | WBUR Barb McQuade: Twitter | University of Michigan Law | Just Security | MSNBC

    87: HotDogs

    Play Episode Listen Later Jul 30, 2022 68:28


    The #SistersInLaw meet this week to examine the impact of the recent J6 hearings and what we can expect next, while also focusing on the defamation laws that Donald is trying to use to take on CNN and how the standard of actual malice implies.  Then, they discuss the speech that Supreme Court Justice Samuel Alito gave in Rome, and how his focus on issues rather than procedures undermines the court. Episode website Get #SistersInLaw Merch Now, you can get #SistersInLaw Merch. We have ethically sourced tees, hoodies, pins and more. Support #SistersInLaw by picking up our merch items at the Politicon Merch Store. #Sisters Show Off Their Merch Email the sisters at SISTERSINLAW@POLITICON.COM or tweet using #SistersInLaw Links To This Week's Sponsors Hello Fresh:  For up to 16 free meals and 3 free gifts, go to hellofresh.com and use the promo code: SISTERS16 Calm:  For 40% off a premium subscription, go to calm.com Athena Club: For 20% off your first order, go to athenaclub.com and use the promo code: SISTERS Ora Organics:  Get 30% off your healthy subscription when you text SISTERS to 64000 Thuma:  For a $25 credit on your amazing new bed plus free shipping in the continental USA, go to thuma.co and use the promo code: THUMA-POD Links From The #Sisters iGen Politics with Chris Miller Trump's attempt to take on CNN for defamation From Kim on Merrick Garland's Role From Joyce on the lawyers moving in on Trump  From Joyce on the importance of witnesses Get More From The #Sisters In Law Joyce Vance: Twitter | University of Alabama Law | MSNBC Jill Wine-Banks: Twitter | Facebook | Website | Author of The Watergate Girl: My Fight For Truth & Justice Against A Criminal President Kimberly Atkins Stohr: Twitter | Boston Globe | WBUR Barb McQuade: Twitter | University of Michigan Law | Just Security | MSNBC

    86: Bannon is guilty

    Play Episode Listen Later Jul 23, 2022 74:43


    The #SistersInLaw convene to discuss the revelations of the J6 hearings season finale concerning the secret service and the actions taken by Trump during the insurrection.  Then, they look at the ways congress is stepping up to protect some of our most important rights from an out of control Supreme Court, and break down what recent actions by the Georgia DA mean for Trump and his circle. Email the sisters at SISTERSINLAW@POLITICON.COM or tweet using #SistersInLaw Get #SistersInLaw Merch Now, you can get #SistersInLaw Merch. We have ethically sourced tees, hoodies, pins and more. Support #SistersInLaw by picking up our merch items at the Politicon Merch Store. Links To This Week's Sponsors Blueland:  For 15% off your first order, go to blueland.com Hello Fresh:  For up to 16 free meals and 3 free gifts, go to hellofresh.com and use the promo code: SISTERS16 Paypal Honey:  To get Honey for free, go to joinhoney.com Pair Eyewear: For 15% off your first order, go to paireyewear.com and use promo code: SISTERS Get More From The #Sisters In Law Joyce Vance: Twitter | University of Alabama Law | MSNBC Jill Wine-Banks: Twitter | Facebook | Website | Author of The Watergate Girl: My Fight For Truth & Justice Against A Criminal President Kimberly Atkins Stohr: Twitter | Boston Globe | WBUR Barb McQuade: Twitter | University of Michigan Law | Just Security | MSNBC

    85: Babalu

    Play Episode Listen Later Jul 16, 2022 72:47


    The #SistersInLaw meet to break down the latest J6 hearing, the role of domestic extremists in the insurrection, and what can be done to limit their danger to the country.  Then, they examine the role of witnesses, what to do when there is intimidation and tampering, and whether big names like Bannon and Senator Graham should testify, before discussing the ways Congress, the states, and the Executive Branch can defend the right of abortion. Get #SistersInLaw Merch Now, you can get #SistersInLaw Merch. We have ethically sourced tees, hoodies, pins and more. Support #SistersInLaw by picking up our merch items at the Politicon Merch Store. Email the sisters at SISTERSINLAW@POLITICON.COM or tweet using #SistersInLaw Content From The #Sisters From Kim on the ongoing COVID crisis Links To This Week's Sponsors Hello Fresh:  For up to 16 free meals and 3 free gifts, go to hellofresh.com and use the promo code: SISTERS16 Noom:  To get started on your Noom trial, go to noom.com Helix: For up to $200 off your mattress order and two free pillows, go to helixsleep.com Policy Genius:  Get free life insurance quotes and see how much you can save with policygenius.com Osea Malibu: For 10% off, free samples and free shipping on orders over $50, go to oseamalibu.com and use promo code: SISTERS Get More From The #Sisters In Law Joyce Vance: Twitter | University of Alabama Law | MSNBC Jill Wine-Banks: Twitter | Facebook | Website | Author of The Watergate Girl: My Fight For Truth & Justice Against A Criminal President Kimberly Atkins Stohr: Twitter | Boston Globe | WBUR Barb McQuade: Twitter | University of Michigan Law | Just Security | MSNBC

    84: AF, AR15, J6, & BoJo

    Play Episode Listen Later Jul 9, 2022 70:44


    The #SistersInLaw meet this week to lament the recent tragedy in Highland Park and look at how gun laws and an AR ban might have made a difference.  Then, they preview the upcoming J6 hearings and break down Trump's likely election interference in GA, before examining British Prime Minister Boris Johnson's resignation.  Is it time for our compromised politicians to follow suit? Get #SistersInLaw Merch Now, you can get #SistersInLaw Merch. We have ethically sourced tees, hoodies, pins and more. Support #SistersInLaw by picking up our merch items at the Politicon Merch Store. #Sisters Show Off Their Merch Email the sisters at SISTERSINLAW@POLITICON.COM or tweet using #SistersInLaw Links To This Week's Sponsors Thuma:  For a $25 credit on your amazing new bed frame, go to thuma.co Olive & June: For 20% off your first Mani-System go to oliveandjune.com Hello Fresh:  For up to 16 free meals and 3 free gifts, go to hellofresh.com and use the promo code: SISTERS16 Frame Bridge: For 15% off the perfect frame for your life moments or art, go to framebridge.com and use the promo code: SISTERS Get More From The #Sisters In Law Joyce Vance: Twitter | University of Alabama Law | MSNBC Jill Wine-Banks: Twitter | Facebook | Website | Author of The Watergate Girl: My Fight For Truth & Justice Against A Criminal President Kimberly Atkins Stohr: Twitter | Boston Globe | WBUR Barb McQuade: Twitter | University of Michigan Law | Just Security | MSNBC

    83: Cassidy Hutchinson, The Supremes & Who's Paying The Lawyers

    Play Episode Listen Later Jul 2, 2022 70:05


    The #SistersInLaw meet this week to break down the revelations in Cassidy Hutchinson's testimony during the J6 hearings.  From there, they celebrate Justice Jackson taking her place on the Supreme Court and examine the impact of its recent decisions, before discussing the moral and legal quandaries presented when lawyers are paid by outside forces to represent a client. Get #SistersInLaw Merch Now, you can get #SistersInLaw Merch. We have ethically sourced tees, hoodies, pins and more. Support #SistersInLaw by picking up our merch items at the Politicon Merch Store. Email the sisters at SISTERSINLAW@POLITICON.COM or tweet using #SistersInLaw Content From The #Sisters President Obama's speech on the 50th anniversary of the Selma to Montgomery Marches Frederick Douglass addressing New York on what the 4th of July meant to slaves From Kimberly Atkins Stohr on how Democrats and congress can protect our rights after recent SCOUTS rulings Links To This Week's Sponsors Hello Fresh:  For up to 16 free meals and 3 free gifts, go to hellofresh.com and use the promo code: SISTERS16 Bambee Human Resources: For a free HR audit and to see how you can save your company money with Bambee, go to bambee.com  Grove: For a free gift set worth up to $50 with your first order when you submit your email, as well as free shipping, go to grove.com Calm: For 40% off Calm's entire meditation library through a premium subscription, go to calm.com Get More From The #Sisters In Law Joyce Vance: Twitter | University of Alabama Law | MSNBC Jill Wine-Banks: Twitter | Facebook | Website | Author of The Watergate Girl: My Fight For Truth & Justice Against A Criminal President Kimberly Atkins Stohr: Twitter | Boston Globe | WBUR Barb McQuade: Twitter | University of Michigan Law | Just Security | MSNBC

    82: The End of Roe

    Play Episode Listen Later Jun 25, 2022 75:24


    The #SistersInLaw come together to discuss this week's Supreme Court decisions on abortion and guns, as well as what they mean for the future of our rights.  They also look at the way the current court seems to be interpreting the 1st Amendment, before reviewing the initial round of J6 hearings with a focus on the value of Republican testimony exemplified by AZ House Speaker Rusty Bowers, and the experiences of Lady Ruby Freeman and Shaye Moss. Get #SistersInLaw Merch Now, you can get #SistersInLaw Merch. We have ethically sourced tees, hoodies, pins and more. Support #SistersInLaw by picking up our merch items at   the Politicon Merch Store. #Sisters Show Off Their Merch Email the sisters at SISTERSINLAW@POLITICON.COM Or tweet using #SistersInLaw Website with Transcript Links To This Week's Sponsors Hello Fresh: For up to 16 free meals and 3 free gifts, go to hellofresh.com and use the promo code: SISTERS16 Thrive Causemetics: For 15% off your first order, go to thrivecausemetics.com with promo code: QE2FY5D28CB2 Pair Eyewear: For 15% off your first order, go to paireyewear.com and use promo code: SISTERS Blueland: For 20% off your first order, go to blueland.com Content From The #Sisters: Joyce Vance Substack  Did Trump believe the big lie? Trump's Al Capone moment? Day 5 of the J6 Hearings Stephen Breyer on gun violence Separation of church & state Get More From The #Sisters In Law Joyce Vance: Twitter | University of Alabama Law | MSNBC Jill Wine-Banks: Twitter | Facebook | Website | Author of The Watergate Girl: My Fight For Truth & Justice Against A Criminal President Kimberly Atkins Stohr: Twitter | Boston Globe | WBUR Barb McQuade: Twitter | University of Michigan Law | Just Security | MSNBC

    81: Yabadabadoo!

    Play Episode Listen Later Jun 18, 2022 67:23


    The #SistersInLaw convene this week to review the latest developments in the J6 committee hearings, particularly those relating to Mike Pence, and give their opinions on how it's going so far.  Then, they discuss Steve Bannon's attempt to get his contempt of congress charges dismissed, and celebrate the importance of Title IX and emphasize how securing equality pays dividends for generations to come. Get #SistersInLaw Merch For our just released ethically sourced clothes, pins and more, support the #SistersInLaw by picking up our new merch items at the Politicon Merch Store. #Sisters Show Off Their Merch Email the sisters at SISTERSINLAW@POLITICON.COM Or tweet using #SistersInLaw Content From The #Sisters: Joyce Vance Substack  #SistersInLaw Tour Survey https://forms.gle/oxaQ1oEXGfvC5auf7 Links To This Week's Sponsors: Hello Fresh: For up to 16 free meals and 3 free gifts, go to hellofresh.com and use the promo code: SISTERS16 Honey: To get Honey for free, go to joinhoney.com Athena Club: For 20% off your first order, go to athenaclub.com and use the promo code: SISTERS Policy Genius: For your insurance needs and to see how much you could save, go to policygenius.com Moink: For farm fresh meats and 1 year of free filet mignon, go to moinkbox.com Get More From The #Sisters In Law Joyce Vance: Twitter | University of Alabama Law | MSNBC Jill Wine-Banks: Twitter | Facebook | Website | Author of The Watergate Girl: My Fight For Truth & Justice Against A Criminal President Kimberly Atkins Stohr: Twitter | Boston Globe | WBUR Barb McQuade: Twitter | University of Michigan Law | Just Security | MSNBC

    80: Heather Cox Richardson with Jill Wine-Banks & Victor Shi - iGen Politics Podcast

    Play Episode Listen Later Jun 15, 2022 11:47


    Please Follow iGen Politics Podcast Jill and Victor are joined by historian and author Heather Cox Richardson for a deep dive into the roots of our current political divisions going back to the Civil War, and the modern prospects for political violence driven by racism, populism, and foreign actors.  What will it take to raise our democracy to the next level, and successfully reclaim principles of equality and freedom for future generations? Get More From Heather Cox Richardson:  Twitter | Boston College | Substack | Author  Get More From Victor and Jill:  Jill Wine-Banks: Twitter | Facebook | Website | Author of The Watergate Girl: My Fight For Truth & Justice Against A Criminal President | iGen Politics Victor Shi: Twitter |Medium | Blog w/Jill Wine-Banks |  Former Biden Delegate: @Bideninaugural | iGen Politics Email iGen Politics at igp@politicon.com Or tweet using #iGenPolitics

    79: Let Him Do It

    Play Episode Listen Later Jun 11, 2022 82:34


    #SistersInLaw Live Tour Survey https://forms.gle/oxaQ1oEXGfvC5auf7 The #SistersInLaw meet this week to discuss the first 1/6 committee hearing and the differences between it and a trial.  They also analyze the testimony that was presented, emphasize the power of live witnesses to elucidate what actually happened, and preview what we can expect from future hearings while examining Donald Trump's role in the events of that day and whether he will be indicted. Get #SistersInLaw Merch For our just released ethically sourced clothes, pins and more, support the #SistersInLaw by picking up our new merch items at the Politicon Merch Store. #Sisters Show Off Their Merch Email the sisters at SISTERSINLAW@POLITICON.COM Or tweet using #SistersInLaw Content From The #Sisters: Joyce Vance -  Substack  Links To This Week's Sponsors: Osea Malibu: For 10% off, free samples and free shipping on orders over $50, go to oseamalibu.com and use promo code: SISTERS Hello Fresh: For up to 16 free meals and 3 free gifts, go to hellofresh.com and use the promo code: SISTERS16 Noom: To get started on your Noom trial, go to noom.com Helix: For up to $200 off your mattress order and two free pillows, go to helixsleep.com Get More From The #Sisters In Law Joyce Vance: Twitter | University of Alabama Law | MSNBC Jill Wine-Banks: Twitter | Facebook | Website | Author of The Watergate Girl: My Fight For Truth & Justice Against A Criminal President Kimberly Atkins Stohr: Twitter | Boston Globe | WBUR Barb McQuade: Twitter | University of Michigan Law | Just Security | MSNBC

    78: Navarro, Voting Rights & Gun Control

    Play Episode Listen Later Jun 4, 2022 72:45


    #SistersInLaw Live Tour Survey https://forms.gle/oxaQ1oEXGfvC5auf7 The #SistersInLaw convene to lay out the GOP's plans to use operatives as poll workers and suppress the vote, and how important strengthening those rights are.  Then, they discuss the indictment of Peter Navarro, what happens when someone is brought in to testify, and the acquittal of Michael Sussman after being targeted by John Durham.  Afterwards, they take on the need for a legal route to addressing gun violence and how it might be accomplished. Get #SistersInLaw Merch For our just released ethically sourced clothes, pins and more, support the #SistersInLaw by picking up our new merch items at the Politicon Merch Store. #Sisters Show Off Their Merch Email the sisters at SISTERSINLAW@POLITICON.COM Or tweet using #SistersInLaw #SistersInLaw Tour Survey https://forms.gle/oxaQ1oEXGfvC5auf7 Content From The #Sisters: Heidi Przbyla on the GOP using poll workers to challenge voters From Barb on Durham's Sussman fail From Joyce on the DOJ's review of the tragedy in Uvalde Links To This Week's Sponsors: Hello Fresh: For up to 16 free meals and 3 free gifts, go to hellofresh.com and use the promo code: SISTERS16 Fast Growing Trees: For the perfect yard and home, go to fastgrowingtrees.com and submit your email for 15% off Jenni Kayne: Get 20% off all home decor and furniture with a JKH membership.  To sign up go to jennikayne.com Grove: For a free gift set worth up to $50 with your first order when you submit your email, as well as free shipping, go to grove.com Olive & June: For 20% off your first Mani-System go to oliveandjune.com Get More From The #Sisters In Law Joyce Vance: Twitter | University of Alabama Law | MSNBC Jill Wine-Banks: Twitter | Facebook | Website | Author of The Watergate Girl: My Fight For Truth & Justice Against A Criminal President Kimberly Atkins Stohr: Twitter | Boston Globe | WBUR Barb McQuade: Twitter | University of Michigan Law | Just Security | MSNBC

    77: Gun Safety

    Play Episode Listen Later May 28, 2022 85:05


    The #SistersInLaw convene to lament the tragedy in Uvalde, and look at the ways legislation can be used to improve gun safety to help protect us all.  Then, they revisit the 2 year anniversary of George Floyd's death, and discuss the value of police body cams and other ways we can reform law enforcement.  From there, they lay out the need for grand jury hearings relating to the events of 1/6 and the many other legal risks facing Donald Trump. Get #SistersInLaw Merch For our just released ethically sourced clothes, pins and more, support the #SistersInLaw by picking up our new merch items at the Politicon Merch Store. #Sisters Show Off Their Merch Email the sisters at SISTERSINLAW@POLITICON.COM Or tweet using #SistersInLaw Content From The #Sisters: Recommended by Kimberly Atkins Stohr on the case for prosecuting Donald Trump in the Boston Globe. Articles from iGen Politics Victor Shi on getting Gen Z to the voting booth and young peoples' role in the 2022 elections WaPo article on Vanita Gupta's efforts to reform policing The Watergate Special Prosecution Force Memo From Heather Cox Richardson on the Ulvade tragedy The Supreme Court Case New York State Rifle & Pistol Association Inc. v. Bruen Links To This Week's Sponsors: Hello Fresh: For up to 16 free meals and 3 free gifts, go to hellofresh.com and use the promo code: SISTERS16 Thrive Causemetics: For 15% off your first order, go to thrivecausemetics.com with promo code: QE2FY5D28CB2 Moink: For farm fresh meats and 1 year of free filet mignon, go to moinkbox.com Blueland: For 20% off your first order, go to blueland.com Smith Ai: Save $100 when take your business to the next level with smith.ai and use the promo code: SISTERS Get More From The #Sisters In Law Joyce Vance: Twitter | University of Alabama Law | MSNBC Jill Wine-Banks: Twitter | Facebook | Website | Author of The Watergate Girl: My Fight For Truth & Justice Against A Criminal President Kimberly Atkins Stohr: Twitter | Boston Globe | WBUR Barb McQuade: Twitter | University of Michigan Law | Just Security | MSNBC

    76: Mishigas

    Play Episode Listen Later May 21, 2022 85:48


    The #SistersInLaw meet this week to look at encouraging developments from the DOJ on the prosecution of 1/6 insurrectionists, including their analysis of thousands of transcripts to track down those involved based on the crimes.  They also discuss the Buffalo shooter, the pernicious effects of The Great Replacement Theory, and how to fight back against extremism, then break down the many collateral effects of the leaked Dobbs decision. Get #SistersInLaw Merch For our just released ethically sourced clothes, pins and more, support the #SistersInLaw by picking up our new merch items at the Politicon Merch Store. #Sisters Show Off Their Merch Website Email the sisters at SISTERSINLAW@POLITICON.COM Or tweet using #SistersInLaw Content From The #Sisters: Post your summer reading list on our special hashtag on Twitter to #SILSummerReading Risks to the military posed by the Dobbs decision Links To This Week's Sponsors: Hello Fresh: For up to 16 free meals and 3 free gifts, go to hellofresh.com and use the promo code: SISTERS16 Pair Eyewear For 15% off your first order, go to paireyewear.com and use promo code: SISTERS Policy Genius: For your insurance needs and to see how much you could save, go to policygenius.com Athena Club: For 20% off your first order, go to athenaclub.com and use the promo code: SISTERS Honey: To get Honey for free, go to joinhoney.com Get More From The #Sisters In Law Joyce Vance: Twitter | University of Alabama Law | MSNBC Jill Wine-Banks: Twitter | Facebook | Website | Author of The Watergate Girl: My Fight For Truth & Justice Against A Criminal President Kimberly Atkins Stohr: Twitter | Boston Globe | WBUR Barb McQuade: Twitter | University of Michigan Law | Just Security | MSNBC

    75: Ruth Ben-Ghiat, Jill Wine-Banks & Victor Shi - introducing iGen Politics Podcast

    Play Episode Listen Later May 17, 2022 53:11


    Jill and Victor are joined by Professor Ruth Ben-Ghiat, an expert on the politics and history of strongmen and authoritarians from Mussolini through Trump and Putin.  They discuss how these leaders play to toxic hypermasculinity, and use grievance politics, propaganda, and kompromat to take power and maintain control.  She also emphasizes the need for prosecution and justice, then explains what happens when they fall. Get More From Professor Ruth Ben-Ghiat: Twitter | NYU | Website | Substack | Author of “Strongmen: Mussolini to the Present” & Other Books Get More From Victor and Jill:  Jill Wine-Banks: Twitter | Facebook | Website | Author of The Watergate Girl: My Fight For Truth & Justice Against A Criminal President | iGen Politics Victor Shi: Twitter |Medium | Blog w/Jill Wine-Banks |  Former Biden Delegate: @Bideninaugural | iGen Politics Email iGen Politics at igp@politicon.com Or tweet using #iGenPolitics

    74: Imagine the TV ratings

    Play Episode Listen Later May 14, 2022 78:32


    The #SistersInLaw convene to answer your questions about the Supreme Court and the leaked Dobbs decision, and dive into the perils and legality of redistricting by DeSantis in Florida and in other places throughout the country.  Then, they lay out the latest developments on the subpoenas of House Minority Leader Kevin McCarthy along with other GOP members, and what the 1/6 committee needs to accomplish. Get #SistersInLaw Merch For our just released ethically sourced clothes, pins and more, support the #SistersInLaw by picking up our new merch items at the Politicon Merch Store. #Sisters Show Off Their Merch Email the sisters at SISTERSINLAW@POLITICON.COM Or tweet using #SistersInLaw From This Episode: Post your summer reading list on our special hashtag on Twitter to #SILSummerReading Links To This Week's Sponsors: Hello Fresh: For up to 16 free meals and 3 free gifts, go to hellofresh.com and use the promo code: SISTERS16 Blue Land For 20% off your first order, go to blueland.com Noom: To get started on your Noom trial, go to noom.com Helix: For up to $200 off your mattress order and two free pillows, go to helixsleep.com Smith.ai: Save $100 when take your business to the next level with smith.ai and use the promo code: SISTERS Get More From The #Sisters In Law Joyce Vance: Twitter | University of Alabama Law | MSNBC Jill Wine-Banks: Twitter | Facebook | Website | Author of The Watergate Girl: My Fight For Truth & Justice Against A Criminal President Kimberly Atkins Stohr: Twitter | Boston Globe | WBUR Barb McQuade: Twitter | University of Michigan Law | Just Security | MSNBC

    73: DEBUGGER / DEFENDING DEMOCRACY FROM BIG TECH

    Play Episode Listen Later May 10, 2022 6:10


    Big Tech makes big decisions over our lives: What products we see, how we feel about world events, what to censor — to some degree, even what medical decisions we make. Yet who controls Big Tech? The firms are so powerful and rich they really act as judge and jury now. Increasingly, they are accountable to no one. “Defending Democracy (and us!) from Big Tech” is a 3-episode docu-series from the Debugger Podcast exploring the depths of the problem...and the potential for solutions. Link to Defending Democracy From Big Tech Ep1 Podcast on Apple Link to Defending Democracy From Big Tech Ep1 on Spotify

    72: SCOTUS Rulings

    Play Episode Listen Later May 7, 2022 72:00


    The #SistersInLaw meet this week to lay out the future of abortion rights after the Supreme Court's leak of the disasterous Dobbs draft opinion, how it threatens our other unenumerated rights, and the problems with textualism and originalism.  Then, they share how to take action, and discuss the unanimous ruling on what flags can fly over Boston's city hall with a primer on the Lemon Test. Get #SistersInLaw Merch For our just released ethically sourced clothes, pins and more, support the #SistersInLaw by picking up our new merch items at the Politicon Merch Store. #Sisters Show Off Their Merch Website  Email the sisters at SISTERSINLAW@POLITICON.COM Or tweet using #SistersInLaw Recommended By The #Sisters: From Barb on the Supreme Court draft opinion leak Links To This Week's Sponsors: Hello Fresh: For up to 16 free meals and 3 free gifts, go to hellofresh.com and use the promo code: SISTERS16 Apostrophe: Save $15 on your dermatologist crafted treatment plan when you go to apostrophe.com and use promo code: SISTERS Jenni Kayne: Get 20% off all home decor and furniture with a JKH membership.  To sign up go to jennikayne.com Olive & June: For 20% off your first Mani-System go to oliveandjune.com

    71: The Stench: emergency episode

    Play Episode Listen Later May 3, 2022 21:01


    The #SistersInLaw get together for an emergency session to discuss the leak that Roe V. Wade will get overturned by the Supreme Court.  During it, they look at the role of stare decisis, and lay out the dangers of textualism and the extremism of the court's conservative justices.  The ruling will be a giant step back for our rights and the Constitution, but as a silver lining, could it change the game going into the midterms? Get #SistersInLaw Merch For our just released ethically sourced clothes, pins and more, support the #SistersInLaw by picking up our new merch items at the Politicon Merch Store. #Sisters Show Off Their Merch Email the sisters at SISTERSINLAW@POLITICON.COM Or tweet using #SistersInLaw Get More From The #Sisters In Law Joyce Vance: Twitter | University of Alabama Law | MSNBC Jill Wine-Banks: Twitter | Facebook | Website | Author of The Watergate Girl: My Fight For Truth & Justice Against A Criminal President Kimberly Atkins Stohr: Twitter | Boston Globe | WBUR Barb McQuade: Twitter | University of Michigan Law | Just Security | MSNBC

    70: 1/6 Evidence, Perjury & The Praying Coach

    Play Episode Listen Later Apr 30, 2022 75:37


    The #SistersInLaw convene to analyze the latest evidence about the 1/6 insurrection coming from recent books, and the need for the DOJ to keep building their case and stay the course.  They also give a primer on what it takes to get a perjury conviction, and lay out how the 1st Amendment relates to the case of a praying high school football coach awaiting a decision by the Supreme Court. Get #SistersInLaw Merch For our just released ethically sourced clothes, pins and more, support the #SistersInLaw by picking up our new merch items at the Politicon Merch Store. #Sisters Show Off Their Merch Email the sisters at SISTERSINLAW@POLITICON.COM Or tweet using #SistersInLaw Content From The #Sisters: From Barb on the political machinations leading up to the January 6th insurrection Links To This Week's Sponsors: Hello Fresh: For up to 16 free meals and 3 free gifts, go to hellofresh.com and use the promo code: SISTERS16 Fast Growing Trees: For the perfect yard and home, go to fastgrowingtrees.com and use promo code: SISTERS for 15% off Osea Malibu: For 10% off, free samples and free shipping on orders over $50, go to oseamalibu.com and use promo code: SISTERS Apostrophe: For $15 off your first visit with an Apostrophe provider, visit apostrophe.com and use promo code: SISTERS Grove: Get a free gift set worth up to $50 with your first order, as well as free shipping, when you go to grove.com Get More From The #Sisters In Law Joyce Vance: Twitter | University of Alabama Law | MSNBC Jill Wine-Banks: Twitter | Facebook | Website | Author of The Watergate Girl: My Fight For Truth & Justice Against A Criminal President Kimberly Atkins Stohr: Twitter | Boston Globe | WBUR Barb McQuade: Twitter | University of Michigan Law | Just Security | MSNBC

    69: Will Be Wild

    Play Episode Listen Later Apr 28, 2022 6:21


    From critically acclaimed podcast studios Pineapple Street and Wondery comes a new 8-part series called Will Be Wild that shines a light on the human stories left out of the headlines. It goes deep into the lives of people who took part in that day. People who saw it coming. And people who fear that January 6th was just the beginning of something, not the end.  Follow Will Be Wild wherever you get your podcasts, or you can listen early on Amazon Music or early and ad-free by subscribing to Wondery Plus in Apple Podcasts or the Wondery app. wondery.fm/Sisters_WillBeWild

    68: Working from home or living at work

    Play Episode Listen Later Apr 23, 2022 75:48


    The #SistersInLaw meet this week to lay out the perils of textualism, and the issues of jurisdiction and experience that apply to the mask mandate strike down by a Federal Judge.  Then, they analyze the legal possibilities of kicking insurrectionists like MTG off the ‘22 ballot for their actions, and weigh the pros and cons of abandoning the 9-5 work day as the nation begins returning to the office. Get #SistersInLaw Merch For our just released ethically sourced clothes, pins and more, support the #SistersInLaw by picking up our new merch items at the Politicon Merch Store. #Sisters Show Off Their Merch Email the sisters at SISTERSINLAW@POLITICON.COM Or tweet using #SistersInLaw Recommended By The #Sisters: About the history of Law Day Links To This Week's Sponsors: Hello Fresh: For up to 16 free meals and 3 free gifts, go to hellofresh.com and use the promo code: SISTERS16 Honey: To get Honey for free, go to joinhoney.com Policy Genius: For your insurance needs and to see how much you could save, go to policygenius.com Blueland: For 20% off your first order, go to blueland.com Function Of Beauty: Take the quiz and save 25% on your order when you visit functionofbeauty.com Get More From The #Sisters In Law Joyce Vance: Twitter | University of Alabama Law | MSNBC Jill Wine-Banks: Twitter | Facebook | Website | Author of The Watergate Girl: My Fight For Truth & Justice Against A Criminal President Kimberly Atkins Stohr: Twitter | Boston Globe | WBUR Barb McQuade: Twitter | University of Michigan Law | Just Security | MSNBC

    67: Kushner, Musk and another police shootings

    Play Episode Listen Later Apr 16, 2022 81:08


    The #SistersInLaw convene this week to look at the nepotistic dealings of Jared Kushner in Saudi Arabia, and how bribery statutes and the emoluments clause might apply.  They also discuss how free speech relates to tenure when professors talk hate and Elon Musk's attempt to buy Twitter, then cover the shooting by police during a traffic stop in Grand Rapids, Michigan. Get #SistersInLaw Merch For our just released ethically sourced clothes, pins and more, support the #SistersInLaw by picking up our new merch items at the Politicon Merch Store. #Sisters Show Off Their Merch Don't forget to show us where you wear your merch by emailing the show!  Bonus points if you include your pet, your baby, or your boo.  We will display them in a special gallery on the Politicon website. Email the sisters at SISTERSINLAW@POLITICON.COM Or tweet using #SistersInLaw Links To This Week's Sponsors: Hello Fresh: For up to 16 free meals and 3 free gifts, go to hellofresh.com and use the promo code: SISTERS16 Noom: To get started on your Noom trial, go to noom.com Athena Club: For 20% off your first order, go to athenaclub.com and use the promo code: SISTERS Thrive Causemetics: For 15% off your first order, go to thrivecausemetics.com AARP Services: To join for only $12 during your first year with automatic renewal, get a second membership for free, AARP magazine, and a free gift, when you go to aarp.org Get More From The #Sisters In Law Joyce Vance: Twitter | University of Alabama Law | MSNBC Jill Wine-Banks: Twitter | Facebook | Website | Author of The Watergate Girl: My Fight For Truth & Justice Against A Criminal President Kimberly Atkins Stohr: Twitter | Boston Globe | WBUR Barb McQuade: Twitter | University of Michigan Law | Just Security | MSNBC

    66: Shadow Dockets, Subpoenas & Disney

    Play Episode Listen Later Apr 9, 2022 59:08


    The #SistersInLaw meet this week to celebrate KBJ's confirmation to the court and how it might change SCOTUS dynamics, including the standing concerns over the Supreme Court's shadow docket.  Then, they look at the potential for the 1/6 committee to enforce its subpoenas, the requirements necessary for contempt, and whether Governor Desantis has any chance in his legal battles with Disney. Get #SistersInLaw Merch For our just released ethically sourced clothes, pins and more, support the #SistersInLaw by picking up our new merch items at the Politicon Merch Store. #Sisters Show Off Their Merch Website  Don't forget to show us where you wear your merch by emailing the show!  Bonus points if you include your pet, your baby, or your boo.  We will display them in a special gallery on the Politicon website. Email the sisters at SISTERSINLAW@POLITICON.COM Or tweet using #SistersInLaw Links To This Week's Sponsors: Jenni Kayne Home: For 20% off and free shipping, get a membership at jennikayne.com  Helix: For up to $200 off your mattress order and two free pillows, go to helixsleep.com Hello Fresh: For up to 16 free meals and 3 free gifts, go to hellofresh.com and use the promo code: SISTERS16 Bloom Nutrition: For 15% off your greens and superfood blend, go to bloomnu.com and use promo code: SISTERS15 Get More From The #Sisters In Law Joyce Vance: Twitter | University of Alabama Law | MSNBC Jill Wine-Banks: Twitter | Facebook | Website | Author of The Watergate Girl: My Fight For Truth & Justice Against A Criminal President Kimberly Atkins Stohr: Twitter | Boston Globe | WBUR Barb McQuade: Twitter | University of Michigan Law | Just Security | MSNBC

    65: Keep On, Keeping On

    Play Episode Listen Later Apr 2, 2022 63:13


    The #SistersInLaw come together to look at the significance of Trump's missing call logs from the day of the insurrection and the status of the prosecutions relating to that day's events.  Then, they detail the latest news from the trial of those who plotted to kidnap Governor Whitmer of Michigan, and dive into the Supreme Court's decision and dissent concerning the vaccine mandate for Navy SEALs. Get #SistersInLaw Merch For our just released ethically sourced clothes, pins and more, support the #SistersInLaw by picking up our new merch items at the Politicon Merch Store. #Sisters Show Off Their Merch Don't forget to show us where you wear your merch by emailing the show!  Bonus points if you include your pet, your baby, or your boo.  We will display them in a special gallery on the Politicon website. Email the sisters at SISTERSINLAW@POLITICON.COM Or tweet using #SistersInLaw Links To This Week's Sponsors: Hello Fresh: For up to 16 free meals and 3 free gifts, go to hellofresh.com and use the promo code: SISTERS16 Head Space: For one free month of guided meditations, go to headspace.com and use the promo code: SISTERS Shopify: For a free 14 day trial with access to the full suite of Shopify features, go to shopify.com Apostrophe: For $15 off your first visit with an Apostrophe provider, visit apostrophe.com and use promo code: SISTERS Blueland: For 20% off your first order, go to blueland.com Get More From The #Sisters In Law Jill's MSNBC piece  Joyce Vance: Twitter | University of Alabama Law | MSNBC Jill Wine-Banks: Twitter | Facebook | Website | Author of The Watergate Girl: My Fight For Truth & Justice Against A Criminal President Kimberly Atkins Stohr: Twitter | Boston Globe | WBUR Barb McQuade: Twitter | University of Michigan Law | Just Security | MSNBC

    64: The Confirmation Hearing of Ketanji Brown Jackson

    Play Episode Listen Later Mar 26, 2022 80:31


    The #SistersInLaw meet this week to dive into the Supreme Court nomination process and Ketanji Brown Jackson's confirmation hearings.  They review her stellar credentials, take on the Republicans who politicized the hearings, and celebrate the importance of diversity on the court.  Then, the #Sisters look at how the process has gone historically and the changes needed to fix the rancor and polarization that now characterize the battle over court appointments. Get #SistersInLaw Merch For our just released ethically sourced clothes, pins and more, support the #SistersInLaw by picking up our new merch items at the Politicon Merch Store. #Sisters Show Off Their Merch Don't forget to show us where you wear your merch by emailing the show!  Bonus points if you include your pet, your baby, or your boo.  We will display them in a special gallery on the Politicon website. Email the sisters at SISTERSINLAW@POLITICON.COM Or tweet using #SistersInLaw Website and transcript  Get More From The #Sisters: Barb McQuade on KBJ's Judicial Philosophy  Joyce Vance on Sen. Hawley's Questioning of KBJ Links To This Week's Sponsors: Hello Fresh: For up to 16 free meals and 3 free gifts, go to hellofresh.com and use the promo code: SISTERS16 Magic Spoon: For $5 off your next purchase of delicious Magic Spoon cereal, go to magicspoon.com and use the promo code: SISTER Honey: To get Honey for free, go to joinhoney.com Policy Genius: For your insurance needs and to see how much you could save, go to policygenius.com Function Of Beauty: Take the quiz and save 25% on your order when you visit functionofbeauty.com Get More From The #Sisters In Law Joyce Vance: Twitter | University of Alabama Law | MSNBC Jill Wine-Banks: Twitter | Facebook | Website | Author of The Watergate Girl: My Fight For Truth & Justice Against A Criminal President Kimberly Atkins Stohr: Twitter | Boston Globe | WBUR Barb McQuade: Twitter | University of Michigan Law | Just Security | MSNBC

    63: Shocked To Find Gambling In Casablanca

    Play Episode Listen Later Mar 19, 2022 80:27


    The #SistersInLaw convene to break down the international and domestic legal issues surrounding the war in Ukraine, then share their views on Florida's “Don't Say Gay” bill and how that and related legislation impacts the LGBTQ+ community.  They also analyze the actions of Gini and Clarence Thomas, and how they relate to judicial ethics– particularly regarding the Supreme Court.  Is impeachment the only answer?  Or are there other ways Congress can hold rogue justices accountable? Get #SistersInLaw Merch For our just released ethically sourced clothes, pins and more, support the #SistersInLaw by picking up our new merch items at the Politicon Merch Store. #Sisters Show Off Their Merch Don't forget to show us where you wear your merch by emailing the show!  Bonus points if you include your pet, your baby, or your boo.  We will display them in a special gallery on the Politicon website. Email the sisters at SISTERSINLAW@POLITICON.COM Or tweet using #SistersInLaw Get More From The #Sisters: Joyce on Zelenskyy's Role in Trump's 1st Impeachment Kimberly Atkins Stohr on Appearance Discrimination The DOJ's Oligarch Task Force The Indiana Cheerleaders' Basketball Save Links To This Week's Sponsors Noom: To get started on your Noom trial, go to noom.com Hello Fresh: For up to 16 free meals and 3 free gifts, go to hellofresh.com and use the promo code: SISTERS16 Athena Club: For 20% off your first order, go to athenaclub.com and use the promo code: SISTERS Bloom Nutrition: For 15% off your greens and superfood blend, go to bloomnu.com and use promo code: SISTERS15 Get More From The #Sisters In Law Joyce Vance: Twitter | University of Alabama Law | MSNBC Jill Wine-Banks: Twitter | Facebook | Website | Author of The Watergate Girl: My Fight For Truth & Justice Against A Criminal President Kimberly Atkins Stohr: Twitter | Boston Globe | WBUR Barb McQuade: Twitter | University of Michigan Law | Just Security | MSNBC

    62: Insurrection Indictments, Bill Barr & Abortion Law

    Play Episode Listen Later Mar 12, 2022 61:53


    The #SistersInLaw meet this week to look at a recent dismissal of obstruction of Congress charges stemming from last year's insurrection and give an update on other prominent indictments.  Then, they shut down former AG Bill Barr's failing attempts at rehabilitation while on his book tour, and break down the constitutionality of the anti-abortion law recently proposed in Missouri. Get #SistersInLaw Merch For our just released ethically sourced clothes, pins and more, support the #SistersInLaw by picking up our new merch items at the Politicon Merch Store. #Sisters Show Off Their Merch Email the sisters at SISTERSINLAW@POLITICON.COM Or tweet using #SistersInLaw Website  Abbott and Costello  Links To This Week's Sponsors Hello Fresh: For up to 16 free meals and 3 free gifts, go to hellofresh.com and use the promo code: SISTERS16 AARP Services: To join for only $12 during your first year with automatic renewal, get a second membership for free, AARP magazine, and a free gift, when you go to aarp.org Reel Paper: For 30% off your first order and free shipping, go to reelpaper.com and use the promo code: SISTERS Jenni Kayne: For 15% off your first order, go to jennikayne.com and use the promo code: SISTERS Helix: For up to $200 off your mattress order and two free pillows, go to helixsleep.com Get More From The #Sisters In Law Joyce Vance: Twitter | University of Alabama Law | MSNBC Jill Wine-Banks: Twitter | Facebook | Website | Author of The Watergate Girl: My Fight For Truth & Justice Against A Criminal President Kimberly Atkins Stohr: Twitter | Boston Globe | WBUR Barb McQuade: Twitter | University of Michigan Law | Just Security | MSNBC

    61: Godspeed Mr. Eastman

    Play Episode Listen Later Mar 5, 2022 71:20


    The #SistersInLaw convene this week to break down the recent developments in the prosecution of those who participated in and contributed to the insurrection of 1/6, including John Eastman and the first plea to seditious conspiracy.  Then, they discuss the interview with the jury foreperson from the trial of Arbery's murderers and weigh the police killing of Breonna Taylor, before looking at the DOJ special teams handling international sanctions against Russia. Get #SistersInLaw Merch For our just released ethically sourced clothes, pins and more, support the #SistersInLaw by picking up our new merch items at the Politicon Merch Store. #Sisters Show Off Their Merch Email the sisters at SISTERSINLAW@POLITICON.COM Or tweet using #SistersInLaw Barb's Wapo article  Articles Mentioned By The #Sisters Jury foreperson interview from the trial of Ahmaud Arbery's killers Links To This Week's Sponsors Hello Fresh: For up to 16 free meals and 3 free gifts, go to hellofresh.com and use the promo code: SISTERS16 Magic Spoon: For $5 off your next purchase of delicious Magic Spoon cereal, go to magicspoon.com and use the promo code: SISTER Framebridge: For 15% off your first order, go to framebridge.com and use the promo code: SISTERS Headspace: For one free month of guided meditations, go to headspace.com and use the promo code: SISTERS Function Of Beauty: Take the quiz and save 25% on your order when you visit functionofbeauty.com Get More From The #Sisters In Law Joyce Vance: Twitter | University of Alabama Law | MSNBC Jill Wine-Banks: Twitter | Facebook | Website | Author of The Watergate Girl: My Fight For Truth & Justice Against A Criminal President Kimberly Atkins Stohr: Twitter | Boston Globe | WBUR Barb McQuade: Twitter | University of Michigan Law | Just Security | MSNBC

    60: Ketanji Brown Jackson for SCOTUS

    Play Episode Listen Later Feb 26, 2022 77:26


    The #SistersInLaw meet this week to share their legal heroes and celebrate the nomination of Ketanji Brown Jackson to the Supreme Court.  Then, they look at the resignation of the prosecutors targeting Trump in New York and what it might mean, before examining the recent order by the Governor of Texas that treatment of transgender children be treated as child abuse. Get #SistersInLaw Merch For our just released ethically sourced clothes, pins and more, support the #SistersInLaw by picking up our new merch items at the Politicon Merch Store. #Sisters Show Off Their Merch Email the sisters at SISTERSINLAW@POLITICON.COM Or tweet using #SistersInLaw Website with transcript  Articles Mentioned By The #Sisters: From Barb: On the possible ways to prosecute Donald Trump. From Joyce: On Biden's Supreme Court nomination of Ketanji Brown Jackson. Kim's opinion piece on Ketanji Brown Jackson   Links To This Week's Sponsors Honey: To get Honey for free, go to joinhoney.com Policy Genius: For your insurance needs and to see how much you could save, go to policygenius.com Hello Fresh: For up to 16 free meals and 3 free gifts, go to hellofresh.com and use the promo code: SISTERS16 Get More From The #Sisters In Law Joyce Vance: Twitter | University of Alabama Law | MSNBC Jill Wine-Banks: Twitter | Facebook | Website | Author of The Watergate Girl: My Fight For Truth & Justice Against A Criminal President Kimberly Atkins Stohr: Twitter | Boston Globe | WBUR Barb McQuade: Twitter | University of Michigan Law | Just Security | MSNBC

    59: Trump - Bless His Heart

    Play Episode Listen Later Feb 19, 2022 75:47


    The #SistersInLaw meet this week to examine the judge's dismissal of Sarah Palin's defamation case against the New York Times and whether it's truly dead.  Then, they break down what Donald Trump will face after being ordered to sit for a deposition in his civil fraud investigation, and explain the recent motion filed by John Durham with allegations against Hillary Clinton. Get #SistersInLaw Merch For our just released ethically sourced clothes, pins and more, support the #SistersInLaw by picking up our new merch items at the Politicon Merch Store. #Sisters Show Off Their Merch Email the sisters at SISTERSINLAW@POLITICON.COM Or tweet using #SistersInLaw Sunday Morning Groove Playlist  Links To This Week's Sponsors Hello Fresh: For up to 16 free meals and 3 free gifts, go to hellofresh.com and use the promo code: SISTERS16 Blueland: For 20% off your first order, go to blueland.com Noom: To get started on your Noom trial, go to noom.com Bloom Nutrition: For 15% off your greens and superfood blend, go to bloomnu.com Get More From The #Sisters In Law Joyce Vance: Twitter | University of Alabama Law | MSNBC Jill Wine-Banks: Twitter | Facebook | Website | Author of The Watergate Girl: My Fight For Truth & Justice Against A Criminal President Kimberly Atkins Stohr: Twitter | Boston Globe | WBUR Barb McQuade: Twitter | University of Michigan Law | Just Security | MSNBC

    58: Flushing The Docs

    Play Episode Listen Later Feb 12, 2022 71:34


    The #SistersInLaw convene this week to explain the involuntary manslaughter charges against the parents of the recent Michigan school shooter.  Then, they discuss possible criminal charges against former President Trump for his handing (and possible flushing!) of top secret documents, and examine the federal hate crimes prosecution of Arbery's killers and why it isn't double jeopardy. Get #SistersInLaw Merch For our just released ethically sourced clothes, pins and more, support the #SistersInLaw by picking up our new merch items at the Politicon Merch Store. #Sisters Show Off Their Merch Email the sisters at SISTERSINLAW@POLITICON.COM Or tweet using #SistersInLaw Website and transcripts Articles By The #Sisters From Joyce: On bringing involuntary manslaughter charges against the MI school shooter's parents On the hate crimes prosecution of Ahmaud Arbery's killers Links To This Week's Sponsors Jenni Kayne: For 15% off your first order, go to jennikayne.com and use the promo code: SISTERS Hello Fresh: For up to 16 free meals and 3 free gifts, go to hellofresh.com and use the promo code: SISTERS16 Helix: For up to $200 off your mattress order and two free pillows, go to helixsleep.com Get More From The #Sisters In Law Joyce Vance: Twitter | University of Alabama Law | MSNBC Jill Wine-Banks: Twitter | Facebook | Website | Author of The Watergate Girl: My Fight For Truth & Justice Against A Criminal President Kimberly Atkins Stohr: Twitter | Boston Globe | WBUR Barb McQuade: Twitter | University of Michigan Law | Just Security | MSNBC

    57: NFL v. Flores, Election Interference & Vindman's Lawsuit

    Play Episode Listen Later Feb 5, 2022 77:16


    The #SistersInLaw meet this week to explain the NFL vs Flores case, the ‘but for' requirement in discrimination cases, and to emphasize the value of diversity across all levels of an organization.  Then, they look at the latest developments in holding Donald accountable for his attempts to interfere in the 2020 election, and Alexander Vindman's lawsuit against members of his team. Get #SistersInLaw Merch For our just released ethically sourced clothes, pins and more, support the #SistersInLaw by picking up our new merch items at the Politicon Merch Store. #Sisters Show Off Their Merch Email the sisters at SISTERSINLAW@POLITICON.COM Or tweet using #SistersInLaw Content Recommended By The #Sisters From Kim: On President Biden's pledge to nominate a Black woman to the Supreme Court From Barb: On why it's not racist to commit to nominating a Black woman to the Supreme Court Mentioned by Jill: Jonathan Greenblatt discusses Whoopi's holocaust comments on the view David Baddiel on the Whoopi controversy Links To This Week's Sponsors Hello Fresh: For up to 16 free meals and 3 free gifts, go to hellofresh.com and use the promo code: SISTERS16 Frame Bridge: For 15% off your first order, go to framebridge.com and use the promo code: SISTERS Magic Spoon: For $5 off your next purchase of delicious Magic Spoon cereal, go to magicspoon.com and use the promo code: SISTER Blinkist: For a 7 day free trial and 25% off a premium membership go to blinkist.com Get More From The #Sisters In Law Joyce Vance: Twitter | University of Alabama Law | MSNBC Jill Wine-Banks: Twitter | Facebook | Website | Author of The Watergate Girl: My Fight For Truth & Justice Against A Criminal President Kimberly Atkins Stohr: Twitter | Boston Globe | WBUR Barb McQuade: Twitter | University of Michigan Law | Just Security | MSNBC

    56: Thank You

    Play Episode Listen Later Feb 2, 2022 11:15


    In this special bonus episode of the #SistersInLaw, Joyce, Barb, Kim and Jill celebrate one year of podcasting together and give a big thanks to everyone who's listened.  They also announce the winners of the prize pack from last week's special submission contest where listeners shared why they loved the show and what they learned from the episodes of 2021.  Get #SistersInLaw Merch For our just released ethically sourced clothes, pins and more, support the #SistersInLaw by picking up our new merch items at the Politicon Merch Store. #Sisters Show Off Their Merch Email the sisters at SISTERSINLAW@POLITICON.COM Or tweet using #SistersInLaw Website #SistersInLaw Assemble Sisters Avengers  Jill makes a cameo in The Incredible Hulk as June Volper Get More From The #Sisters In Law Joyce Vance: Twitter | University of Alabama Law | MSNBC Jill Wine-Banks: Twitter | Facebook | Website | Author of The Watergate Girl: My Fight For Truth & Justice Against A Criminal President Kimberly Atkins Stohr: Twitter | Boston Globe | WBUR Barb McQuade: Twitter | University of Michigan Law | Just Security | MSNBC

    55: First Anniversary

    Play Episode Listen Later Jan 29, 2022 81:47


    The #SistersInLaw celebrate the 1 year anniversary of the podcast by looking at Justice Breyer's retirement announcement and sharing their top picks for his replacement.  Then, they give a history of affirmative action law and break down upcoming cases facing the new court, before discussing the Georgia grand jury probe of possible election interference by Trump and the possibility of RICO charges. Get #SistersInLaw Merch For our just released ethically sourced clothes, pins and more, support the #SistersInLaw by picking up our new merch items at the Politicon Merch Store. #Sisters Show Off Their Merch Email the sisters at SISTERSINLAW@POLITICON.COM Or tweet using #SistersInLaw Links To This Week's Sponsors Hello Fresh: For up to 16 free meals and 3 free gifts, go to hellofresh.com and use the promo code: SISTERS16 Policy Genius: For your insurance needs and to see how much you could save, go to policygenius.com Blinkist: For a 7 day free trial and 25% off a premium membership go to blinkist.com Honey: To get Honey for free, go to joinhoney.com Get More From The #Sisters In Law Joyce Vance: Twitter | University of Alabama Law | MSNBC Jill Wine-Banks: Twitter | Facebook | Website | Author of The Watergate Girl: My Fight For Truth & Justice Against A Criminal President Kimberly Atkins Stohr: Twitter | Boston Globe | WBUR Barb McQuade: Twitter | University of Michigan Law | Just Security | MSNBC

    54: What a week !

    Play Episode Listen Later Jan 22, 2022 85:37


    The #SistersInLaw meet this week to look at the ongoing battle to strengthen voting rights and the barriers being enacted against them in states across the country.  Then, they explain the latest actions of the 1/6 committee and why it seems like it is taking so long to make any real progress, before breaking down the investigation into Donald Trump's finances being overseen by Tish James in New York. Email the sisters at SISTERSINLAW@POLITICON.COM Or tweet using #SistersInLaw Get #SistersInLaw Merch For our just released ethically sourced clothes, pins and more, support the #SistersInLaw by picking up our new merch items at the Politicon Merch Store. Links To This Week's Sponsors BetaBrand: For 30% off your BetaBrand order, go to betabrand.com Head Space: For one free month of guided meditations, go to headspace.com and use the promo code: SISTERS Hello Fresh: For up to 16 free meals and 3 free gifts, go to hellofresh.com and use the promo code: SISTERS16 From The #Sisters From Barb: On Tish James' recent filing in the Trump civil fraud investigation Get More From The #Sisters In Law Joyce Vance: Twitter | University of Alabama Law | MSNBC Jill Wine-Banks: Twitter | Facebook | Website | Author of The Watergate Girl: My Fight For Truth & Justice Against A Criminal President Kimberly Atkins Stohr: Twitter | Boston Globe | WBUR Barb McQuade: Twitter | University of Michigan Law | Just Security | MSNBC

    53: Oath Breakers

    Play Episode Listen Later Jan 15, 2022 68:24


    The #SistersInLaw come together this week to examine the indictment against Stewart Rhodes and other Oath Keepers for seditious conspiracy.  Then, they analyze the divergent SCOTUS rulings on vaccine mandates for private employers and healthcare workers, before weighing whether Rep. Kevin McCarthy will be next to face a subpoena for his actions during the events of 1/6. Get #SistersInLaw Merch For our just released ethically sourced clothes, pins and more, support the #SistersInLaw by picking up our new merch items at the Politicon Merch Store. Email the sisters at SISTERSINLAW@POLITICON.COM Or tweet using #SistersInLaw Links To This Week's Sponsors Hello Fresh: For up to 16 free meals and 3 free gifts, go to hellofresh.com and use the promo code: SISTERS16 Noom: To get started on your Noom trial, go to noom.com Jenni Kayne: For 15% off your first order, go to jennikayne.com and use the promo code: SISTERS Athena Club: For 20% off your first order, go to athenaclub.com and use the promo code: SISTERS Mentioned By The #Sisters The Oath Keepers Indictment Get More From The #Sisters In Law Joyce Vance: Twitter | University of Alabama Law | MSNBC Jill Wine-Banks: Twitter | Facebook | Website | Author of The Watergate Girl: My Fight For Truth & Justice Against A Criminal President Kimberly Atkins Stohr: Twitter | Boston Globe | WBUR Barb McQuade: Twitter | University of Michigan Law | Just Security | MSNBC

    52: A tale of two speeches

    Play Episode Listen Later Jan 8, 2022 72:57


    The #SistersInLaw meet this week to look at the events in the Capitol on January 6th a year later, and review the ongoing legal actions and possible consequences facing those responsible.  Then, they break down the vaccination mandate arguments that went in front of the Supreme Court on Friday, before discussing the Elizabeth Holmes trial verdict and if justice was served.  Get #SistersInLaw Merch For our just released ethically sourced clothes, pins and more, support the #SistersInLaw by picking up our new merch items at the Politicon Merch Store. Email the sisters at SISTERSINLAW@POLITICON.COM Or tweet using #SistersInLaw Links To This Week's Sponsors Calm: go to calm.com Hello Fresh: For up to 16 free meals and 3 free gifts, go to hellofresh.com and use the promo code: SISTERS16 Helix: For up to $200 off your mattress order and two free pillows, go to helixsleep.com Articles By The #Sisters From Barb On important resolutions for our country in 2022 On the Elizabth Holmes verdict Get More From The #Sisters In Law Joyce Vance: Twitter | University of Alabama Law | MSNBC Jill Wine-Banks: Twitter | Facebook | Website | Author of The Watergate Girl: My Fight For Truth & Justice Against A Criminal President Kimberly Atkins Stohr: Twitter | Boston Globe | WBUR Barb McQuade: Twitter | University of Michigan Law | Just Security | MSNBC Email the sisters at SISTERSINLAW@POLITICON.COM Or tweet using #SistersInLaw

    51: Happy New Year 2022

    Play Episode Listen Later Jan 1, 2022 82:21


    The #SistersInLaw meet this week to break down the guilty verdict against Ghislaine Maxwell and analyze the factors that led to the decision.  Then they examine the legal battle between the New York Times and Project Veritas, and discuss the legal troubles of former NY Governor Andrew Cuomo and use them to explain the critical differences between civil and criminal charges. Get #SistersInLaw Merch: For our just released ethically sourced clothes, pins and more, support the #SistersInLaw by picking up our new merch items at the Politicon Merch Store. Email the sisters at SISTERSINLAW@POLITICON.COM Or tweet using #SistersInLaw Link for Transcripts and Jills Pins! Links To This Week's Sponsors Honey: To get Honey for free, go to joinhoney.com Olive And June: For 20% off your first mani system, go to oliveandjune.com and use promo code: SISTERS Hello Fresh: For up to 14 free meals and 3 free gifts, go to hellofresh.com and use the promo code: SISTERS14 Articles By The #Sisters: From Kim  On the insurrection one year on From Joyce  On Biden's unsung accomplishments From Barb On the Ghislaine Maxwell verdict Get More From The #Sisters In Law: Joyce Vance: Twitter | University of Alabama Law | MSNBC Jill Wine-Banks: Twitter | Facebook | Website | Author of The Watergate Girl: My Fight For Truth & Justice Against A Criminal President Kimberly Atkins Stohr: Twitter | Boston Globe | WBUR Barb McQuade: Twitter | University of Michigan Law | Just Security | MSNBC Email the sisters at SISTERSINLAW@POLITICON.COM Or tweet using #SistersInLaw

    50: Jordan, Potter & Shadows

    Play Episode Listen Later Dec 25, 2021 79:51


    The #SistersInLaw convene this week to discuss the 1/6 committee's request to interview Rep. Jordan and what happens when congress investigates its own members.  Then, they look at the relevant factors in the manslaughter verdict against police officer Kim Potter, and the Supreme Court taking vaccine mandate cases out of the shadow docket and bringing them to oral arguments.  Get #SistersInLaw Merch: For our just released ethically sourced clothes, pins and more, support the #SistersInLaw by picking up our new merch items at the Politicon Merch Store. Email the sisters at SISTERSINLAW@POLITICON.COM Or tweet using #SistersInLaw Links To This Week's Sponsors Honey: To get Honey for free, go to joinhoney.com Cameron Hughes Wine: For 20% off and free shipping when you order 3 or more bottles, go to chwine.com and use promo code: SISTERS Policy Genius: For your insurance needs and to see how much you could save, go to policygenius.com Articles Mentioned by the #Sisters: Joyce Vance: On the importance of the George Floyd Policing Act Get More From The #Sisters In Law: Joyce Vance: Twitter | University of Alabama Law | MSNBC Jill Wine-Banks: Twitter | Facebook | Website | Author of The Watergate Girl: My Fight For Truth & Justice Against A Criminal President Kimberly Atkins Stohr: Twitter | Boston Globe | WBUR Barb McQuade: Twitter | University of Michigan Law | Just Security | MSNBC Email the sisters at SISTERSINLAW@POLITICON.COM Or tweet using #SistersInLaw

    49: bell hooks, Meadows, & Smollett

    Play Episode Listen Later Dec 18, 2021 77:06


    The #SistersInLaw meet this week to look at the recent work of the 1/6 commission and the newest revelations about Mark Meadows.  They also celebrate bell hooks and her iconic work on race, sex, and the struggle for civil rights, before examining the effect of hate crimes legislation on recent cases like the trial of Jussie Smollett and its role in protecting minority communities. Get #SistersInLaw Merch: For our just released ethically sourced clothes, pins and more, support the #SistersInLaw by picking up our new merch items at the Politicon Merch Store. Email the sisters at SISTERSINLAW@POLITICON.COM Or tweet using #SistersInLaw Book Recommendation From The #SistersInLaw: “Skin Again” by bell hooks Links To This Week's Sponsors Girlfriend Collective: For $25 off your purchase of $100 or more, go to girlfriend.com  Noom: To get started on your Noom trial, go to noom.com Headspace: For one free month of guided meditations, go to headspace.com and use promo code: SISTERS Get More From The #Sisters In Law: Joyce Vance: Twitter | University of Alabama Law | MSNBC Jill Wine-Banks: Twitter | Facebook | Website | Author of The Watergate Girl: My Fight For Truth & Justice Against A Criminal President Kimberly Atkins Stohr: Twitter | Boston Globe | WBUR Barb McQuade: Twitter | University of Michigan Law | Just Security | MSNBC Email the sisters at SISTERSINLAW@POLITICON.COM Or tweet using #SistersInLaw

    48: The Glass Is Empty

    Play Episode Listen Later Dec 11, 2021 78:31


    The #SistersInLaw meet this week to break down the SCOUTUS ruling on the SB 8 vigilante abortion law and what it might mean for the Dobbs case.  Then, they address how the dangers of gerrymandering might be limited with legislation, before outlining how executive privilege may or may not apply to Mark Meadows and give updates on the recent news coming out of the 1/6 commission. Get #SistersInLaw Merch: For our just released ethically sourced clothes, pins and more, support the #SistersInLaw by picking up our new merch items at the Politicon Merch Store. Email the sisters at SISTERSINLAW@POLITICON.COM Or tweet using #SistersInLaw Articles From The #SistersInLaw: Trump is unable to shield 1/6 documents The likely contempt charge against Mark Meadows Links To This Week's Sponsors Third Love: Get 20% off your first order from thirdlove.com  Helix: For up to $200 off and two free pillows, go to helixsleep.com Magic Spoon: For $5 off your next purchase of delicious Magic Spoon cereal, go to magicspoon.com and use the promo code: SISTER Get More From The #Sisters In Law: Joyce Vance: Twitter | University of Alabama Law | MSNBC Jill Wine-Banks: Twitter | Facebook | Website | Author of The Watergate Girl: My Fight For Truth & Justice Against A Criminal President Kimberly Atkins Stohr: Twitter | Boston Globe | WBUR Barb McQuade: Twitter | University of Michigan Law | Just Security | MSNBC Email the sisters at SISTERSINLAW@POLITICON.COM Or tweet using #SistersInLaw

    47: Co-operafaking

    Play Episode Listen Later Dec 4, 2021 69:13


    The #SistersInLaw meet this week to break down the arguments in the Dobbs abortion case that is being decided in the Supreme Court.  Then, they analyze the latest developments in the 1/6 prosecutions and the role of executive privilege, before examining how Elizabeth Holmes and Ghislaine Maxwell are using the actions of men in their lives to try and bolster their legal defense. Get #SistersInLaw Merch: For our just released ethically sourced clothes, pins and more, support the #SistersInLaw by picking up our new merch items at the Politicon Merch Store. Email the sisters at SISTERSINLAW@POLITICON.COM Or tweet using #SistersInLaw Website and transcript Articles From The #SistersInLaw: From the #Sisters: Trevor Noah on SCOTUS From Kim: Women in prominent cases claiming victim in their trials From Jill: Jill's pin from this week Links To This Week's Sponsors Cameron Hughes Wine: For 20% off and free shipping when you order 3 or more bottles, go to chwine.com and use promo code: SISTERS  Hello Fresh: For up to 14 free meals and 3 free gifts, go to hellofresh.com and use the promo code: SISTERS14 Girlfriend Collective: For $25 off your purchase of $100 or more, go to girlfriend.com  Get More From The #Sisters In Law: Joyce Vance: Twitter | University of Alabama Law | MSNBC Jill Wine-Banks: Twitter | Facebook | Website | Author of The Watergate Girl: My Fight For Truth & Justice Against A Criminal President Kimberly Atkins Stohr: Twitter | Boston Globe | WBUR Barb McQuade: Twitter | University of Michigan Law | Just Security | MSNBC Email the sisters at SISTERSINLAW@POLITICON.COM Or tweet using #SistersInLaw

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