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“I’m all about Queer Liberation, not Rainbow Capitalism.” s2e6

Sam Terry of the Human Rights Campaign sat down with Jordi and Will at DemFest at Knoebel’s (Taylor pops up later) to talk about his work on queer or LGBTQA+ rights; the NDO in Lewisburg; Gov Wolf’s LGBTQ commission; PA Congressional races including Matt Cartwright in Sam’s part of the state (PA-17 around Wilkes-Barre); and…

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“The Biggest Gathering of Snowplows. Ever.”

“My inner saboteurs are unionized.” [Jordi]  This is a special pod. Brought to you by Mondragon Books. For the FIRST TIME Ever, all of the co-hosts of Lightning Bug and BarnstormingPA get together for a good-bye podcast for Taylor Lightman, co-founder and co-host of BarnstormingPA who is headed for Sweden.  Will Hayes, our smashingly handsome and…

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Do They Do That In…? A Game

Here are the questions we used for “Do They Do That In?”, the August 6 Podcast on BarnstormingPA.  Listen here for answers! This country was the first on its continent to establish a national park in 1909. Artists, musicians and other creatives are guaranteed two years’ income every fifteen years when not able to work…

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Discussing an NDO with Mark Lawerence and Matt Ostrowsky

This is a reposting of the August 10th “On the Mark” episode of WKOK 1070 where Mark Lawrence, local medial mogul, invited me and my friend Matt Ostrowksy to discuss the Lewisburg Human Relations or NDO ordinance (the name is in flux).  Denny Wolff also calls in to discuss the harm Trump’s tariffs are doing…

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Inside a Rural Democratic Campagin: A Conversation with Denny Wolff’s (for PA 9) manager, Keith Pemrick

Taylor and Jordi hit the road again to travel to Bloomsburg (the only town in PA) to interview Keith Pemrick.  Keith is a gregarious, generous soul who shared insights about Denny Wolff’s campaign, lobbying, the difference between running and governing, and some great stories about his life working for Tim Holden, former PA congress member. …

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July 4th and a Chat with Young People (S2e2)

Jordi is joined by Jane Jordan and Henry Harrison, our summer interns, and also Elijah X Comas.  We discuss the 4th of July and it’s meaning, early memories of politicization, and some other fun stuff. This episode is edited by Henry Harrison.

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Define Right- Lightning Bug 14

Define Right – Lightning Bug 14 Janus, NIFLA, Muslim Ban Join Jess, Dwayne and Nathan in this discussion.

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Borderline America- Lightning Bug 13

Borderline America – Lightning Bug 13 Detention Centers, “Tender Age”, ProtestsI think it is one of our most serious ones yet. Picture credit.  @NIJC/Twitter

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