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Trump and Putin Both Had a Bad Week (with Benjamin Wittes)

September 23, 2022

Episode Notes

Benjamin Wittes joins the panel (including Will Saletan) to discuss Trump’s triple legal woes, Putin’s nuclear saber rattling, and Electoral Count Act reform finally happening.

Highlights & Lowlights:

Benjamin Wittes: Show of support for Ukraine takes ugly turn outside Russian Consulate in Montreal – CBC (

Mona: The U.S. and the Holocaust – PBS (

Will: North Korea denies supplying weapons to Russia – BBC News (

Linda: Carnegie Politika – Carnegie Endowment for International Peace (

Damon: ‘A Crisis Coming’: The Twin Threats to American Democracy – The New York Times (

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