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The SnideShow is a left-leaning, interview-driven podcast covering a wide variety of topics--including politics, social issues and current events. Hosted by John C. Snider. 

Dec 10, 2017

There's one gun for every man, woman and child in the United States of America. American gun deaths per capita far exceeds that of any other country in the developed world. Despite some progress, mass shootings especially are becoming more frequent and more spectacular. And yet, America cannot seem to muster the...

Nov 26, 2017

I interview George Hawley, author of Making Sense of the Alt-Right. For more about George and his work, visit or follow him on Twitter @georgehawleyUA.


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Nov 12, 2017

I talk with election law and voting rights professor Joshua Douglas of the University of Kentucky about the recent voter fraud controversies, Trump's Commission on Election Integrity, and whether recent voter registration regulations are really voter suppression initiatives. Follow Professor Douglas on Twitter

Sep 3, 2017

Whatever happened to the Arab Spring? It's been seven years since popular uprisings spread across the Arab world, toppling corrupt and autocratic regimes, but leaving failed states, civil war, terrorism, and more strongmen in their wake. Except in Tunisia, where a stable, democratic, and surprisingly...

Aug 20, 2017

I speak with Chris Martin, member of the board of directors of Heterodox Academy, an organization of academics that seeks "viewpoint diversity" to offset the perceived liberal slant in American universities. We discuss the recent disinvitations of such notables as Richard Dawkins and Milo Yiannopoulos, and controversies...