Ask Jesse Episode 21: Mr Mojo Risin in 2020

Discovering the video of the 1970 CBC Morrison interview recently wasn’t quite as life changing and revelatory as reading his biography at 13 was…but like many things, it has taken on a new meaning in 2020.

Ask Jesse Episode 18: Fascism Vs Realism

If you want to say that Trump’s corporatism is worse than Biden’s, I have no argument with that. But telling me that Trump’s corporatism is fascism is no more serious than saying Biden’s corporatism is communism…

Ask Jesse Episode 17: Focus on Foreign Policy

Social media has been even more brutal than usual lately. There is a lot of division among people who are still loosely united by former affiliations or things outside of politics. I read a complaint by a friend of a friend about her neighbor the other day…

Ask Jesse Episode 16: Skepticism & Fatigue

I want to say first and foremost that in no way was this episode meant to be a condemnation or discouragement of the extraordinary and admirable efforts of the Movement for a People’s Party or anyone involved in it. I want nothing more than for them to succeed…

Ask Jesse Episode 15: Playing The Long Game

“Death, Taxes, Cal Ripken, Jr.” These words along with a larger than life image of Baseball’s “Iron Man” were prominently displayed for many years in downtown Baltimore.