49th Parahell

Savage heat

Writer Luke Savage on Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez's stunning upset win
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In Episode 4 of 49th Parahell, host Rob Rousseau talks about the record-breaking heat wave we've been experiencing, and fantasizes about jailing oil and media executives who have knowingly lied about the effects of human-made climate change.

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Then writer Luke Savage comes onto the show to talk to me about the media freakout over Democratic Socialist Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez's stunning upset win in New York's 4th Congressional District, the rise of right-wing populism in Canada, and the somewhat grim possibility of another Canadian federal election.

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