Ask Jesse Episode 8: The Last Time We Talk About Russia

Click here to listen to full episode on YouTube Show Notes By Victoria Lynn Hall According to Stars and Stripes these young Soldiers Died in Afghanistan in 2019: Born in 1995 Chief Warrant Officer 2 Kirk T. Fuchigami Jr. 25, was killed in a helicopter crash in Afghanistan, Nov. 20, 2019. Born in Hawaii, heContinue reading “Ask Jesse Episode 8: The Last Time We Talk About Russia”

Ask Jesse Episode 7: Peace > Partisanship

Click here to listen to full episode on YouTube Show Notes By Victoria Lynn Hall I greatly admire author, activist and former presidential candidate Marianne Williamson and one of the many reasons I became a grassroots volunteer for her campaign was because of her stance on foreign policy in general as well as her specific proposal forContinue reading “Ask Jesse Episode 7: Peace > Partisanship”

Ask Jesse Episode 6: Fund Peace

Click here to listen to full episode on YouTube Show Notes By Victoria Lynn Hall As I alluded to at the top of this episode, I spent some time on Facebook this week arguing with people on whether “Defund The Police” was an effective slogan. However, I also spent time reading articles about defunding theContinue reading “Ask Jesse Episode 6: Fund Peace”

Ask Jesse Episode 5: Facebook

Click here to listen to full episode on YouTube Show Notes By Victoria Lynn Hall A pet peeve of mine is when people consistently criticize social media on social media. Their criticisms may be entirely valid but the very fact that they are using a social media platform to spread their message is ironic toContinue reading “Ask Jesse Episode 5: Facebook”

Difficult Conversations

By Victoria Lynn Hall I’ve had some difficult conversations with my friends this week. Some of them were about politics or race but all of them were about more than politics and race. They were about expending the effort to really listen and hear each other, to understand and acknowledge the validity of each othersContinue reading “Difficult Conversations”

Ask Jesse Episode 4: Imperialism & Neoliberalism

Click here to listen to full episode on YouTube Show Notes By Victoria Lynn Hall One of many reasons I enjoy following Jesse on Twitter is that he more often than not offers a unique but essential perspective on current events. I know he doesn’t do this out of some conscious effort to be iconoclasticContinue reading “Ask Jesse Episode 4: Imperialism & Neoliberalism”

Ask Jesse Episode 3: Russia and China

Click here to listen to full episode on YouTube Show Notes By Victoria Lynn Hall As I say at the top of this episode, I struggled deciding what to bring up to talk about. Roughly thirty minutes once a week is not enough to cover all the questions I have about the bleak state ofContinue reading “Ask Jesse Episode 3: Russia and China”

Ask Jesse Episode 2: Progressives Vs. Establishment

Click here to listen to full episode on YouTube By Victoria Lynn Hall & Jesse Crall You may have noticed in our first episode of “Ask Jesse’ that neither one of us was very happy with Nancy Pelosi’s HEROES Act bill. As it turns out, we were not alone in this. As we discuss inContinue reading “Ask Jesse Episode 2: Progressives Vs. Establishment”