The Bernie Sanders Show

The Bernie Sanders Show
Audio files from the senate website of U.S. Senator Bernie Sanders

Bernie Bonus: What the Trump-Putin Summit Told Us
Jul 18, 2018
In this Bernie Bonus, Sen. Sanders breaks down the summit in Helskini where Trump openly sided with Russia’s authoritarian leader Vladimir Putin aganst the U.S. intelligence community.
Episode 16: The Greatest Threat to Our Democracy?
May 16, 2018
Do Facebook, Amazon, Google and other tech giants pose a threat to American democracy? Sen. Sanders discusses that question and more with Lina Khan and Sarah Miller of the Open Markets Institute.
Episode 15: Breaking the Iran Nuclear Deal
May 15, 2018
At a live town hall in Washington, Sen. Sanders and a panel of foreign policy and national security experts discuss the consequences of Trump withdrawing the U.S. from the Iran nuclear agreement, and alternatives to the hawkish Washington foreign policy…
Bernie Bonus: The Iran Nuclear Agreement
May 9, 2018
Senator Sanders responds to President Trump’s decision to pull the United States out of the Iran nuclear deal.
Episode 14: Criminal Justice Reform Roundtable
May 9, 2018
Senator Sanders and a panel in Philadelphia address criminal justice reform and mass incarceration in America. Featuring Philadelphia District Attorney Larry Krasner, Premal Dharia, director of litigation at Civil Rights Corps, and Keeanga-Yamahtta…
Episode 14: Inequality In America
Mar 23, 2018
On Monday night, Senator Sanders held a town hall on Income Inequality in America: The Rise of Oligarchy and Collapse of the Middle Class. He was joined by Senator Elizabeth Warren, documentary filmmaker Michael Moore, and professor of economics Darrick…
Bernie Bonus: Bernie Responds to Trump’s State of the Union
Jan 30, 2018
Tuesday night, President Trump gave his first State of the Union address. Sen. Bernie Sanders responds.
Episode 13: Bill de Blasio
Jan 25, 2018
What does it really mean to have a progressive government? Mayor Bill de Blasio sits down with Sen. Sanders to talk about progress in New York City and beyond.
Bernie Bonus: A Government Shutdown is Looming
Jan 11, 2018
This may not be the sexiest issue. But it’s certainly one of the most important right now.
Episode 12: Our Budget Priorities with Elizabeth Warren
Dec 7, 2017
While Republicans are busy trying to give enormous tax breaks to billionaires and corporations, Sen. Elizabeth Warren and I are here to talk about what we really should be prioritizing in our budget to invest in working families and put the middle class…
Bernie Bonus: What the Paradise Papers Reveal
Nov 14, 2017
In this Bernie Bonus episode, Sen. Sanders breaks down how the Paradise Papers reveal a world rapidly moving toward international oligarchy, controlled by a tiny number of billionaires.
Episode 11: Chuck Collins
Oct 4, 2017
Chuck Collins, Director of the Institute for Policy Studies’ Program on Inequality and the Common Good, joined Sen. Sanders to discuss the worrying growth of income and wealth inequality and how we can create a more equal society.
Bernie Bonus: Arcade Fire’s Win Butler on Health Care
Sep 28, 2017
On this episode of the Bernie Sanders Show, Team Sanders sits down with Arcade Fire lead singer Win Butler to discuss the American health care system and Canada’s.
Episode 10: Dr. Danielle Martin
Sep 18, 2017
After a video of Dr. Danielle Martin taking down a Republican senator in a debate about single-payer health care went viral, Bernie sat down with her to discuss his new Medicare-for-all bill and how the program works in Canada.
Episode 9: Al Gore
Jul 24, 2017
Bernie talks to former Vice President Al Gore about climate change, his new film, “An Inconvenient Sequel,” and how big money is controlling our political system.
Episode 8: Bill Perry
Jul 18, 2017
Sen. Bernie Sanders sits down with former Secretary of Defense Bill Perry to discuss how we achieve a diplomatic solution to the North Korea nuclear threat.
Bernie Bonus: Net Neutrality Is Under Attack
Jul 13, 2017
In this bonus episode, Bernie explains why we need net neutrality and a free and open internet, and why that’s at risk under the Trump administration.
Episode 7: Elizabeth Warren
Jun 19, 2017
Sens. Bernie Sanders and Elizabeth Warren discuss the dangerous consequences of the Republican health care plan and how to resist it, and answer questions from Americans about what the plan would mean for them.
Episode 6: Rick Hasen
May 24, 2017
Bernie talks with voting rights and campaign finance expert Professor Rick Hasen about Republican efforts to suppress the vote, fake claims of voter fraud, gerrymandering and the role of big money in our elections.
Bernie Bonus: Investigating Trump’s Ties to Russia
May 17, 2017
In this bonus episode, Bernie explains the avalanche of information in the last few days surrounding President Trump’s possible ties to Russia and the firing of FBI Director James Comey.
Episode 5: Bill McKibben
May 2, 2017
Bill McKibben, author and leading environmentalist who once spent three days in jail after leading the largest civil disobedience in 30 years to protest the Keystone XL pipeline, joins Bernie to talk about the movement to combat climate change.
Episode 4: Jane Mayer
Apr 11, 2017
Jane Mayer, who literally wrote the book on money in politics, joins Bernie to talk about the Koch brothers, Robert Mercer and her latest book “Dark Money.”
Episode 3: Josh Fox
Mar 29, 2017
Senator Sanders and filmmaker and activist Josh Fox have a conversation about climate change, fracking and how we transform our energy system.
Episode 2: Bill Nye
Mar 28, 2017
Senator Sanders and Bill Nye the Science Guy sit down to talk about climate change and what actions we can take to transform our energy system.
Episode 1: Rev. William Barber
Mar 27, 2017
Senator Sanders and Rev. William Barber discuss how to mobilize the progressive movement and the civil rights issues of our time, including voter suppression and gerrymandering.