Rumble with Michael Moore

Rumble with Michael Moore

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Academy Award-winning filmmaker and political provocateur Michael Moore offers his subversive and humorous take on the issues of the day and talks to a wide range of people from comedians and politicians to the people who’ve tried to kill him. Plus various mischief with Mike’s friends, family and the neighbors who don’t work for the NSA.


130: #TrumpHatesCatholics
Oct 18 • 28 min
Recovering Catholic Michael Moore has noticed something consistent about Trump: He really, truly HATES Catholics. Wait! What? Michael connects the dots and lays it all out for you. It’s a stunning case he puts forth. Music in the episode: “Tubular Bells”…
129: Supreme Nightmare — When Abortion Wasn’t Legal
Oct 16 • 35 min
With the Republicans prepared to take full control of the Supreme Court with a 6-3 majority if Amy Coney Barrett is confirmed, Roe V. Wade and the right to a legal abortion is in serious jeopardy. What would this horrific rollback of women’s rights and…
128: The Plot To Kill ‘Planet of the Humans’ (feat. Max Blumenthal)
Oct 13 • 60 min
Investigative journalist and best-selling author Max Blumenthal recently published an explosive 8,000-word investigation on the “green” billionaires, Wall Street investors, industry insiders and family foundations’ coordinated suppression campaign against…
127: The Terrorists Next Door
Oct 10 • 42 min
Earlier this week, the government announced the arrest of 13 men from Michigan who plotted to kidnap and do harm to Michigan Governor Gretchen Whitmer, a woman, a Democrat and a regular foil to Donald Trump. Among their grievances was Governor Whitmer’s…
126: A Pre-Existing Condition Called Trump (feat. Kristin Urquiza)
Oct 4 • 66 min
Kristin Urquiza’s father Mark was one of the more than 200,000 Americans to die from COVID-19. He was a Trump supporter who was led to believe that he was safe from the virus because of President Trump, Arizona Governor Doug Ducey and Fox News downplaying…
125: EMERGENCY PODCAST SYSTEM — Trump Has COVID-19, But…
Oct 2 • 14 min
Donald Trump has a history of lying about his health (and about the health of his political opponents). So how should we handle his announcement that he and Melania have tested positive for COVID-19? Michael Moore shares his thoughts on this EMERGENCY…
124: Michael Moore Is Happy!
Sep 30 • 25 min
Michael Moore is happy! Voting has begun and the American people are on the verge of doing something that no one has figured out how to do yet - crush and remove Donald Trump. Michael decides to go all out in rallying millions of Americans to participate…
123: “A Modern Day D-Day On November 3rd” (feat. Jeff Daniels)
Sep 26 • 93 min
One of the central figures in American history that will forever be tied to Donald Trump winning the 2016 election and Trump’s corrupt and chaotic time in the White House, is former FBI Director James Comey. His story will now be memorialized in a…
122: “Our Political System Is Addicted To Pain” (feat. Timothy Snyder)
Sep 22 • 63 min
Dr. Timothy Snyder is one of America’s preeminent scholars of European history and has written compelling and essential books about how enlightened and democratic societies turn to fascism. He appeared in Michael Moore’s “Fahrenheit 11/9” after his short…
121: EMERGENCY PODCAST SYSTEM — We Must Now Be Ruthless
Sep 20 • 52 min
24 hours after the death of Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg, Michael Moore follows up on last night’s Emergency Podcast System episode with a series of steps we must take to prevent Trump and McConnell from stealing another Supreme Court seat and ensuring a…
120: EMERGENCY PODCAST SYSTEM — R.I.P. RBG. Wipe Your Tears and Fight!
Sep 19 • 18 min
In the middle of Michael Moore recording a podcast about the 2020 election, one of our greatest nightmares occurred: Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg’s death was announced. In this Emergency Podcast System episode of Rumble, you’ll hear Michael’s…
119: EMERGENCY PODCAST SYSTEM — 9/11 or… Only the Confederate Army Has Killed More Americans Than Donald J. Trump
Sep 11 • 14 min
Trump bragged to Bob Woodward “I saved his ass!” — referring to how he, Trump, protected the Crown Prince of Saudi Arabia after the Prince had a columnist for the Washington Post murdered. Hearing this on the anniversary of 15 Saudi hijackers who murdered…
118: Class Dismissed, Pandemic Edition (feat. Teachers Dawn Nummer & Paul Prescod)
Sep 11 • 45 min
One of the biggest disasters caused by the lack of national leadership on the Coronavirus pandemic is the confusion, anxiety, and unbearable stress now felt by millions of parents, students and teachers. With the school year upon us, it’s clear there was…
117: Donald Trump’s Crimes Against Humanity (feat. Jacob Soboroff)
Sep 7 • 85 min
America has not come to grips with, nor atoned for the cruel and inhumane policies carried out at the U.S.-Mexico border or at the migrant detention facilities. It was one of the most gruesome policies carried out by the Trump administration, but the…
116: Biden To Flint — “F*ck You” (feat. Melissa Mays)
Sep 5 • 70 min
Michigan’s former Republican Governor Rick Snyder is the man most responsible for poisoning Flint’s residents and then covering up and allowing the poisoning to persist. He has permanently damaged people’s lives by exposing them to lead poisoning, ruining…
115: “The Era of American Democracy Will Be Over” (feat. David Plouffe)
Sep 1 • 97 min
David Plouffe served as Barack Obama’s campaign manager during his historic race for the presidency in 2007-2008. With Plouffe’s guidance, Obama was able to topple the Clinton machine in the Democratic primary, then win an historic 69 million votes in the…
114: From Kenosha To Holyoke And Back (feat. Malaika Jabali & Mayor Alex Morse)
Aug 27 • 87 min
Segment #1: “Do Not Kill Me If I’ve Given You No Reason To” (feat. Malaika Jabali in Kenosha) Michael is joined by journalist and activist Malaika Jabali to discuss the police shooting of Jacob Blake in Kenosha, Wisconsin, the rebellion taking place there…
113: I’m Voting For Joe Biden Because I Don’t Believe Him
Aug 25 • 67 min
On June 18th, 2019, at a high-end campaign fundraiser on Manhattan’s Upper East Side, Joe Biden tried to win over wealthy donors and top bankers by assuring them that “nothing would fundamentally change” under a Biden presidency. He was reinforcing the…
112: On The Front Lines With Linda Sarsour (feat. Linda Sarsour)
Aug 21 • 75 min
Linda Sarsour is an organizer and activist who has been on the frontlines of every major battle against creeping fascism, the Trump administration, state violence, and attacks on all marginalized communities. Along with Tamika Mallory, Carmen Perez and…
111: What Joe Biden Must Do To Win. And What We Must Do To Win. (feat. Briahna Joy Gray)
Aug 20 • 93 min
As the Democrats turn half of their convention over to conservative Democrats and Republicans, and as they harp on symbolism and personal attributes of candidates over policies or plans to actually help Americans, Michael is joined by Briahna Joy Gray to…
110: The Moment of Truth Is Here
Aug 18 • 57 min
Michael Moore makes an epic, impassioned plea for what we all must do between now and Inauguration Day 2021 to make sure we have free, fair democratic elections, we demolish Trump in an historic landslide and we remove as many of his enablers and allies…
109: The Radical Left-Wing Anarchist Mob for Biden-Harris
Aug 12 • 39 min
One of Donald Trump’s attacks on Joe Biden is that he is not actually running the Democratic party or even his own Presidential campaign. Instead, Trump claims, Biden is being controlled by “the left-wing mob,” by “socialists” or “antifa” or “anarchists”…
108: “We Have To Fight and Vote Like Our Lives Depend On It” (feat. Shaun King)
Aug 10 • 90 min
Activist, writer, and author Shaun King joins Michael for a blunt discussion on why Bernie lost the Democratic primary, “settling for Biden,” and the importance of mobilizing the left and crushing Trump in November. Shaun also shares some painful lessons…
107: A Political Earthquake (feat. Alexandra Rojas of Justice Democrats)
Aug 6 • 57 min
At the forefront of the movement to elect progressive Democrats who are not tied to Wall Street and who are of, by and for the working class, is a group called Justice Democrats. At the forefront of Justice Democrats is their 25-year old Executive…
106: Oliver (feat. Oliver Stone)
Aug 3 • 55 min
Oliver Stone is one of the most provocative and influential filmmakers in modern times, directing such films as “Salvador,” “Platoon,” “Born on the Fourth of July,” “Wall Street,” and writing others such as “Scarface” and “Midnight Express.” He and…
105: EMERGENCY PODCAST SYSTEM — Don’t Let Trump ‘Delay the Election’
Jul 30 • 26 min
At 8:46 AM this morning, President Trump once again raised the idea of resorting to dictatorial tactics to hold on to the presidency and “delay the election.” As the economy tanks and tens of thousands of more Americans die due to his botching the…
104: EMERGENCY PODCAST SYSTEM — Donald Trump’s Police State, Part 4
Jul 26 • 85 min
This is the fourth part of a series of EMERGENCY PODCAST SYSTEM episodes on Trump’s war on Portland. In this episode, we will hear from independent journalist Robert Evans who has reported from warzones in Iraq and Ukraine. He’s now covering a warzone in…
103: EMERGENCY PODCAST SYSTEM — Donald Trump’s Police State, Part 3
Jul 25 • 66 min
This is the third part of a series of EMERGENCY PODCAST SYSTEM Rumble episodes on Trump’s war on Portland. In this episode, we will hear from a longtime Black Lives Matter activist and the founder of “Don’t Shoot Portland,” Teressa Raiford. Long before…
102: EMERGENCY PODCAST SYSTEM — Donald Trump’s Police State, Part 2
Jul 24 • 70 min
This is the second part of a series of EMERGENCY PODCAST SYSTEM episodes on Trump’s war on Portland. In this episode, we will hear from “Wall of Moms” founder Bev Barnum. Bev tells her story of how a shocking online video of an unmarked van snatching…
101: EMERGENCY PODCAST SYSTEM — Donald Trump’s Police State, Part 1
Jul 23 • 74 min
What happens when a neo-fascist President and his thuggish Attorney General send armed federal agents and combat troops to one of the most progressive, politically active and creative American cities? We’re watching it take place in Portland, Oregon:…
100: Meet My Cousin, The President
Jul 16 • 63 min
During an episode of “Finding Your Roots” on PBS with Henry Louis Gates Jr., a search through Michael’s family history unearthed a shocking revelation: Michael Moore is related to America’s 31st President, 1929-1933, Republican Herbert Hoover. After…
99: One Full Wuhan Every Single Day in the USA (feat. Dr. Irwin Redlener)
Jul 10 • 70 min
Dr. Irwin Redlener is a nationally-renowned pediatrician, scholar, longtime advocate for children’s health and a top expert on disaster preparedness who directs the Pandemic Resource and Response Initiative at Columbia University’s Earth Institute. He has…
98: “Ladies and Gentlemen, This Is The Plague” (feat. Laurie Garrett)
Jul 6 • 96 min
Since the beginning of the Coronavirus pandemic, Pulitzer Prize-winning science writer Laurie Garrett has been the most blunt and forthright analyst warning the public about how destructive the virus will be. She has been sounding the alarm on our lack of…
97: A Conversation with Minneapolis’ Only Member of Congress (feat. Congresswoman Ilhan Omar)
Jul 3 • 42 min
Congresswoman Ilhan Omar represents the district where Minneapolis police murdered George Floyd, and where an uprising against injustice was sparked in the wake of his death. She joins Michael to discuss the Floyd Rebellion, the recent death of her father…
96: The Third Founding of America (feat. Eddie S. Glaude Jr.)
Jul 1 • 80 min
Eddie Glaude Jr. is one of America’s preeminent scholars and the author of a new book about the work of James Baldwin and how it relates to the perilous times we live in today. He and Michael discuss race, capitalism, despair, hope, Baldwin, and how to…
95: Are We Ready For The Big Trump Surprise?
Jun 29 • 41 min
We are in the middle of a perfect storm of white supremacy, fascism, a police killing spree, an uprising against it, the Coronavirus pandemic, and a mad genius who will be willing to fake his own vaccine shot just to get re-elected in an election he has…
94: Madness Can Be Our Friend (feat. Steven Reisner, PhD)
Jun 25 • 92 min
Dr. Steven Reisner is a psychologist and political activist who brilliantly uses his study of the human mind to understand and explain our political reality. He reveals what all of the armchair psycho-analyses of Donald Trump gets wrong and provides us…
93: Juneteenth (feat. Congresswoman Barbara Lee, D-CA, The granddaughter of a slave)
Jun 18 • 45 min
Two and a half years after President Abraham Lincoln’s Emancipation Proclamation was supposed to have freed the slaves, news of the war ending — and that Lincoln had freed the slaves back in 1863 — finally made it to Galveston, Texas, on June 19th, 1965.…
92: Six Months of Rumble! (feat. 5 millionth and 10 millionth listeners)
Jun 17 • 105 min
Six months, 92 episodes and more than 11 million downloads later, Michael has conversations with our 5 millionth listener and our two 10 millionth listeners. First, we hear from Ann Krake of Portland, Oregon. Ann and Michael discuss some interesting…
91 Good News: LGBT Victory! Bad News: Executed for Dozing While Black
Jun 16 • 49 min
In some much needed great news, the conservative U.S. Supreme Court, with the majority opinion written by Trump appointed Justice Neil Gorsuch, ruled today to protect the rights of LGBTQ Americans in the workplace and prevent them from being discriminated…
90: No More Police State (feat. Alex S. Vitale)
Jun 13 • 59 min
The idea of police “reform” has been tried and has failed. Rather than call for milquetoast reforms that leave the structure of U.S. law enforcement in place, many of the protestors are calling to “defund the police.” Michael is joined by Alex S. Vitale,…
89: The Floyd Rebellion
Jun 11 • 51 min
Weeks after rebellions have sprung up across America in the wake of the police killing George Floyd, small ripples of change keep occurring, including in popular culture. The show “Cops,” which has perpetuated racist stereotypes of Black Americans for…
88: What Gloria Steinem Taught Us (feat. Christine Lahti & Emily Mann)
Jun 9 • 67 min
At a time of massive, ground-shifting change in American culture and politics, a new show looks at the life and impact of someone who has been at the forefront of progressive change and the liberation of women in America and around the world — Gloria…
87: Our Collective White Knee On The Neck Of Black America
Jun 6 • 28 min
Michael Moore reflects on a week of rebellion, unrest and state violence. He shares his idea that the Academy should recognize 17 year-old Darnella Frazier for courageously filming the murder of George Floyd by Minneapolis police, instantly becoming the…
86: Rise of the Planet of the Humans (feat. Jeff Gibbs & Ozzie Zehner)
Jun 2 • 98 min
The filmmakers behind one of the most-watched and talked-about documentaries of the year, Planet of the Humans, are fighting back after the film was removed from YouTube after a coordinated censorship campaign. The film had posted over 8.3 million views…
85: EMERGENCY PODCAST SYSTEM — There Are No Good Cops As Long As There Are Bad Cops
May 31 • 60 min
Michael Moore shares his thoughts after another night of rebellion across America. He shares his ideas on how to demilitarize, defund and reform America’s police forces and discusses why the uprisings must continue. —- Send in a voice message:…
84: EMERGENCY PODCAST SYSTEM — Don’t Be A Bystander
May 29 • 35 min
Michael Moore shares his thoughts on the citizen rebellion taking place in Minneapolis after the police murder of George Floyd. —- Send in a voice message: https://anchor.fm/rumble-with-michael-moore/message
83: To Hell With Despair. Take It Back. It Is Ours. (feat. Darrick Hamilton)
May 26 • 93 min
Darrick Hamilton is professor of public policy, economics, sociology, and African American studies at Ohio State University and the executive director of the Kirwan Institute for the Study of Race and Ethnicity at OSU. He was a supporter and advisor for…
82: Liberate Michigan…From Trump (feat. Rep. Rashida Tlaib)
May 22 • 76 min
Coronavirus has disproportionally hurt poor and black Americans, in addition to the elderly. Michigan’s 13th congressional district is the 3rd poorest in America and is 60 percent African-American. For decades, it was represented by the legendary…
81: You’ll Never Work In This Town Again! (feat. Briahna Joy Gray)
May 20 • 79 min
Briahna Joy Gray was the National Press Secretary for the Bernie Sanders 2020 campaign and is one of the most thoughtful communicators in politics. She joined Michael to discuss her experience on the campaign, how the pandemic will effect the election,…
80: We Are Many and They Are Few (feat. Roger Waters)
May 15 • 152 min
Roger Waters is a founding member and the creative force behind Pink Floyd, one of the most influential, popular and enduring bands of all-time. Waters is also a forceful and fearless advocate for international human rights and a controversial political…
79: Big Bowl of Delightful (feat. Jeff Garlin)
May 13 • 88 min
Jeff Garlin is one of America’s most beloved comedians and a star and Executive Producer of one of the greatest TV shows ever, “Curb Your Enthusiasm.” He joined Michael to discuss life during the pandemic, when Hollywood might get back to work, doing…
78: Give It to Me Straight, Doc (feat. Dr. Ezekiel Emanuel)
May 11 • 41 min
Dr. Ezekiel Emanuel is the former Obama White House Health Policy Adviser, a longtime public health official at the National Institutes of Health and the Vice Provost of Global Initiatives at the University of Pennsylvania. He’s been a blunt truth-teller…
77: Mother’s Day
May 10 • 53 min
On Mother’s Day under self-quarantine, Michael Moore shares his memories of his late mother Veronica Wall Moore. —- Send in a voice message: https://anchor.fm/rumble-with-michael-moore/message
76: Flowers Are Better Than Bullets (feat. Laurel Krause)
May 7 • 78 min
On May 4, 1970, four unarmed college students at Kent State University were murdered by the Ohio National Guard during a peaceful protest of the United States’ illegal invasion of Cambodia. Nine other students were wounded, as twenty-eight National Guard…
75: We Are In A Planetary Emergency
May 5 • 38 min
Michael Moore lays out the stakes of the extinction level event we are currently facing, the failures of the eco-capitalist movement and why we must change course. To read Michael’s written piece, “We Are In A Planetary Emergency” visit his Facebook page:…
74: Dr. Mona Says Don’t Drink Bleach (feat. Dr. Mona Hanna-Attisha)
Apr 28 • 81 min
On the 6th anniversary of the start of the Flint Water catastrophe, Michael Moore is joined by with pediatrician who first exposed the high levels of lead in Flint’s children, Dr. Mona Hanna-Attisha. Dr. Mona is a pediatrician at Hurley Medical Center in…
73: So Bernie Sanders DOES Call People On Their Birthday! (feat. Bernie Sanders)
Apr 23 • 53 min
On Michael Moore’s birthday, he reflects on birthday under quarantine, shares some updates and receives a phone call from an old friend. Senator Bernie Sanders calls in to have an honest discussion about the successes and failures of his Presidential…
72: Happy Earth Day from the Planet of the Humans (feat. Jeff Gibbs & Ozzie Zehner)
Apr 22 • 79 min
On the 50th Anniversary of Earth Day, Michael is joined again by Jeff Gibbs and Ozzie Zehner, the team behind the new film, “Planet of the Humans.” They discuss what Earth Day means to them, the explosive first day of the film’s release, and where we go…
71: SURPRISE! A New Movie Brought to You by Michael Moore and Rumble. Available Now! (feat. Jeff Gibbs & Ozzie Zehner)
Apr 21 • 81 min
Michael Moore announced today that he is releasing a brand new documentary film and is offering it as a gift, free of charge, in the midst of the global pandemic. Planet of the Humans, a documentary that dares to say what no one else will this Earth Day —…
70: “Vote for Biden, But Don’t Lie About Who He Really Is” (feat. Dr. Cornel West)
Apr 17 • 79 min
Dr. Cornel West is one of the great thinkers and public intellectuals of our time. In the wake of Bernie Sanders’ exit from the Presidential race, and in the midst of the global pandemic, he joins Michael to discuss choosing sides between milquetoast…
69: Your Beloved Private Health Insurance (feat. Wendell Potter)
Apr 15 • 82 min
When Michael Moore made the Oscar-nominated film SiCKO about America’s health care system, Wendell Potter was a Vice President and “chief propagandist” at health insurance giant Cigna. He and his colleagues devised a plan to “push Michael Moore off a…
68: We’re All In Donald Trump’s Cartoon (feat. Dan Perkins, aka Tom Tomorrow)
Apr 14 • 78 min
If satire is the art of taking reality to the absurd extreme, then what is a satirist to do when the absurd extreme becomes a daily reality? Michael is joined by one of the great satirists of our time, cartoonist Dan Perkins. Under the pseudonym Tom…
67: Michael Moore’s Easter Mass
Apr 11 • 33 min
Michael Moore reflects on his recent visit with Pope Francis, the meaning of “essential” human beings, and the possibility of surviving this pandemic and becoming a more just society. *********** PHOTOS: Michael Moore and Pope Francis…
66: “They’re Gonna Rue the Day We Had Two Months to Sit Around & Think Up Shit!”
Apr 10 • 39 min
Here’s part two of your letters to Mike about what we need to do, now and post-pandemic. He’s in Day 32 of his self-imposed apartment exile and he loves reading the mail. A lot of people are stuck inside, and you know what happens with idle minds — they…
65: The Future, Compliments of Bernie Sanders
Apr 9 • 40 min
Michael Moore addresses the end of Bernie Sanders’ presidential campaign and invites you to look into the future - a future which has been created because of the battles fought, the progress made and the movements ignited by his candidacy. America has…
64: It’s About F*cking Winning (feat. Jane McAlevey)
Apr 8 • 82 min
Jane McAlevey is a lifetime agitator and shitkicker. So why haven’t you seen her on TV? Why don’t we ever see any of our brightest thinkers and doers in the mainstream media? This is one of reasons I started RUMBLE — to bring brilliant voices like hers to…
63: What The F*ck Do We Do? The RUMBLE Audience Answers. Part 1
Apr 6 • 38 min
During the last Emergency Podcast, Michael put out a call for your ideas on how to combat the coronavirus pandemic and, as urgently, the massive societal and federal government failures to prepare and respond to the crisis. After receiving thousands of…
62: EMERGENCY PODCAST SYSTEM — He’s Gonna Get Us Killed
Apr 4 • 19 min
New York is days away from the massive manslaughter of thousands of innocent souls whose only crime was to be living in the time of Trump. Instead of a few hundred that might have otherwise died from an errant virus, thousands are now at death’s door…
61: This Land Was Made For You And Me And You Know Who (feat Nathan J. Robinson)
Apr 3 • 78 min
After a brief update on all the latest pandemic homicide news, Michael is joined by one of his favorite millennial writers, Nathan Robinson, the founder and editor of the brilliant magazine, Current Affairs. They discuss why older people don’t like Bernie…
60: Count Your Blessings Instead of Sheep
Apr 2 • 33 min
It’s Day 23 of the Mike-entine. It’s his mother’s birthday. Trump has blood on his hands. And who doesn’t need a little lullaby ‘bout now? That’s how we do Episode 60. ******** To share a message with Michael, leave a voicemail through Anchor (link at…
59: It Is Not Necessary To Hope In Order To Persevere (feat. James K. Galbraith)
Apr 1 • 92 min
What would a Great Depression/World War II-like mobilization of American society look like if we were to attempt to fix our country and society today in the midst of the pandemic? Do we, as Americans, have the will, the ideas, the courage or the…
58: Don’t Die, Be Happy
Mar 30 • 66 min
Michael Moore describes an epiphany he had after witnessing throngs of New Yorkers cheering out their quarantined windows in tribute to all of the workers and medical professionals dealing with keeping the rest of us alive during the Covid-19 pandemic.…
57: EMERGENCY PODCAST SYSTEM — Kill Bill
Mar 25 • 26 min
The U.S. Senate is on the brink of passing a massive corporate giveaway that will be yet another transfer of wealth from the American people to the wealthy. It was described by HuffPost’s Zach Carter like this: “It is not an economic rescue package, but a…
56: Living Isn’t Everything, It’s The Only Thing (feat. John M. Barry)
Mar 23 • 55 min
One of the great studies on the history of pandemics is John M. Barry’s 2004 book “The Great Influenza: The Story of the Deadliest Pandemic in History,” a study of the 1918 flu pandemic. In addition to being a journalist and author, Barry is also a…
55: Cash Now (feat. Stephanie Kelton)
Mar 22 • 79 min
The coronavirus pandemic and all of the economic and social crises that it has exposed has politicians of all stripes calling for massive government intervention. And, funny enough, no pundit or politician is whining about how “WE CAN’T AFFORD THIS!” But…
54: Don’t Panic. PANIC.
Mar 21 • 63 min
Overnight the hospitals in New York began to drown. ICUs are filling up. There aren’t enough ventilators. Only a few masks are left. Many doctors and nurses already have the virus, and too many are being hospitalized themselves. A woman in Michael’s…
53: EMERGENCY PODCAST SYSTEM — The First Million Dead
Mar 18 • 80 min
Michael Moore sounds the alarm like never before. We don’t have days — we have HOURS left to act. Trump’s weeks of inaction and leading the public to believe this virus is “a hoax” will now cost millions of people their lives. Perhaps we can save some of…
52: O Government, Where Art Thou? (feat. Dr. Abdul El-Sayed)
Mar 15 • 61 min
In a modern, functioning, democratic society, how should a public health crisis be handled? And what would America’s response to the coronavirus pandemic look like if we had a universal healthcare system such as Medicare For All? Michael discusses this…
51: EMERGENCY PODCAST SYSTEM — The Awful Truth
Mar 13 • 58 min
Michael Moore reveals conversations he’s had with public health and security experts, foreign journalists and government officials (plus one source directly in contact with President Trump) to share the awful truth: we may lose multiple times more…
50: What They Know About Uncle Joe
Mar 12 • 37 min
There is one reason why Joe Biden has emerged as the Democratic frontrunner - the concept of “electability.” While all of the exit polls show that Bernie Sanders’ policy ideas are the most popular among voters, Joe Biden is winning races on the strength…
49: Michigan and Again and Again and Again
Mar 9 • 59 min
On the day of the Michigan primary, Michael Moore speaks directly to his fellow Michigan voters (along with voters in Idaho, Mississippi, Missouri, North Dakota and Washington, who will also be voting). He also reveals details of an intense and unexpected…
48: Wolverine (feat. Krystal Ball)
Mar 8 • 53 min
The Democratic nominating contest is down to Vice President Joe Biden and Senator Bernie Sanders. The Biden campaign’s plan appears to be to hide Biden from the voters as much as possible and allow nostalgia for the Obama years and positive media coverage…
47: The Christopher Nolan/Memento Primary
Mar 6 • 63 min
What if the sun rose on the West? What if, on Tuesday night at 8pm ET, the first Super Tuesday results had been announced from the largest and most diverse state in the country, California? ”Huge win for Bernie Sanders! A huge delegate lead!” An hour…
46: Super Tuesday Preview, Part 4 - Fight The Power
Mar 3 • 61 min
The corporatist, centrist wing of the Democratic Party has gotten in formation. Joe Biden is their man. The mainstream media is endlessly promoting him and not hiding their bias. Sadly, many of them would rather have Donald Trump in the White House than…
45: Super Tuesday Preview, Part 3 - Sneaky Pete
Mar 2 • 55 min
In Part 3 or the RUMBLE Super Tuesday preview series, Michael wonders about the timing of Pete Buttigieg dropping out of the race and what role the coronavirus may play during campaign season. —- Send in a voice message:…
44: Super Tuesday Preview, Part 2 - The Establishment Strikes Back
Mar 1 • 37 min
The Democratic political, corporate and media establishment were giddy on Saturday night as the South Carolina election returns showed a big victory for Joe Biden. They appear to have found their candidate to take on Bernie Sanders. With Super Tuesday…
43: Super Tuesday Preview, Part 1 - Coronavirus Don
Feb 29 • 40 min
Four days until Super Tuesday, Michael lays out the stakes of how important Tuesday’s elections are what role coronavirus will play in shaping our views of this election. We are only as safe as the human being who has no health insurance or access to…
42: Ilana Glazer Is Horny For The Polls (feat. Ilana Glazer)
Feb 26 • 98 min
Ilana Glazer is a comedian who’s work has brilliantly landed at the intersection of comedy and politics. She and Abbi Jacobson created the smash hit TV show “Broad City,” which came to an end in 2019 and she most recently performed her first stand-up…
41: A Rebel Just For Kicks (feat Portugal. The Man)
Feb 24 • 57 min
Recorded backstage at the Sioux City Convention Center in Sioux City, Iowa last month after a Bernie Sanders for President rally, Michael is joined by John Gourley, Eric Howk and Zachary Carothers of the rock band Portugal. The Man. After speeches by…
40: EMERGENCY PODCAST SYSTEM — Russian Bot Bros
Feb 22 • 48 min
Senator Bernie Sanders issued a forceful statement on Friday against Russian attempts to meddle in the 2020 election, as he has done in the past. This came in response to a Washington Post story that Sanders was recently briefed by U.S. intelligence…
39: Bloomberg And His Own “Kids In Cages”
Feb 19 • 53 min
Michael Bloomberg’s commandeering of the 2020 Democratic party nomination campaign is a dangerous moment for the party and the country. If Democrats give in, it will have horrific consequences. Michael Moore lays out the truth of Bloomberg’s record and…
38: There’s More Of Us Than There Are Of Them (feat. Rachel Bitecofer)
Feb 17 • 88 min
Why do so many Democrats keep making the mistake of running to the so-called “middle” or apologizing for being Democrats every election cycle? And why do Republicans - an unpopular political party that enacts awful and discredited policies, continue to…
37: If The System Doesn’t Want You, Invent Your Own System (feat. John Sayles)
Feb 17 • 96 min
John Sayles is a writer, director and indie film legend behind such films as Return of the Secaucus Seven, The Brother from Another Planet, Passion Fish, Lone Star, Matewan and 8 Men Out. He joins Michael to discuss how movies get made, race, class and…
36: A Tear In The Matrix (feat. RuPaul)
Feb 12 • 88 min
RuPaul is a cultural icon, actor, model, songwriter and 4-time Emmy Award-winning drag queen who has left an indelible impact on American culture. He joined Michael for a thoughtful conversation about fear, sobriety, Bugs Bunny, the opioid crisis, the…
35: Live in New Hampshire with Chapo Trap House
Feb 10 • 107 min
For the first RUMBLE with Michael Moore live audience podcast taping, Michael is joined by Will Menaker, Matt Christman and Chris Wade of Chapo Trap House at Shaskeen Irish Pub in Manchester, New Hampshire. 48 hours before the New Hampshire primary, they…
34: Manchester By The Sea Change
Feb 8 • 50 min
A day after the New Hampshire Democratic debate and two days before the primary, and in a week in which the U.S. Senate crowned a Mad King with powers heretofore denied a Roman Emperor, Michael Moore shares his thoughts on where things stand from outside…
33: EMERGENCY PODCAST SYSTEM — The Senate Has Seceded From The Union
Feb 5 • 10 min
“So here’s what’s going to happen. Trump is a recidivist (a serial con man, serial rapist, serial liar). He will take the Senate’s vote today as permission to keep breaking the law — but in ways that will shock even you & me — and frighten the entire…
32: EMERGENCY PODCAST SYSTEM — ‘Till The Last Dog Dies
Feb 5 • 43 min
With the Iowa debacle still unresolved, this is no time to sink into despair or succumb to cynicism. —- Send in a voice message: https://anchor.fm/rumble-with-michael-moore/message
31: The World Does Not Have To Suck (feat. Naomi Klein)
Feb 4 • 83 min
Michael Moore and Naomi Klein have an in-depth conversation about climate barbarism, Say Yes To The Dress, sadism, the unlocked Canadian door scene in Bowling For Columbine and the re-awakening of revolutionary movements in the U.S. and around the world.…
30: The Final Words From The Smokey Row
Feb 3 • 31 min
In our final episode in advance of the Iowa Caucuses, Michael turned the microphone over to the people he ran into at the Smokey Row Coffee Shop in Des Moines. —- Send in a voice message: https://anchor.fm/rumble-with-michael-moore/message
29: No Hallmark Card (feat. Jane Sanders)
Feb 2 • 37 min
On the eve of the Iowa Caucuses, Michael Moore sits down with Dr. Jane Sanders, an educator, activist, and the wife of Bernie Sanders. They discuss how fragile democracy is, Trump’s fake populism versus Bernie’s real populism and whether, unlike the New…
28: The “Bernie Bros” of Iowa
Feb 1 • 23 min
During Michael Moore’s 12-day tour of Iowa, a trope used against the Sanders campaign was constantly being upended - the myth of the “Bernie Bro.” The majority of Sanders supporters are women, and during a stop at the M and M independent bookstore in…
27: How To Use A Hammer (feat. Ben & Jerry)
Jan 31 • 58 min
America’s most beloved ice cream makers, Ben Cohen and Jerry Greenfield met up with Michael on the campaign trail in Fairfield, Iowa. They discussed how the Vermont duo built their business while maintaining their values, dead peasant insurance, where…
26: Will The Real Americans Please Stand Up (feat. Tim Robbins)
Jan 29 • 94 min
Michael is joined by actor, writer, director, playwright and Academy Award-winner Tim Robbins. They discuss how a theater teacher saved Tim’s life, the time Michael got mugged in New York City, Clint Eastwood, the unique power of live theater, Bob Roberts…
25: OK, Boomers…Late Night Thoughts From The Hotel Bar In South Des Moines
Jan 28 • 46 min
Michael Moore shares his thoughts on what he’s witnessed on the road during his 12-day swing through Iowa and makes a plea to his fellow baby boomers. —- Send in a voice message: https://anchor.fm/rumble-with-michael-moore/message
24: On The Road In Iowa City (feat. Phillip Agnew, Stacey Walker & Mike Posner)
Jan 25 • 51 min
Minutes before they all took the stage at an Iowa for Bernie rally at the University of Iowa, Michael sat down with Phillip Agnew, Stacey Walker and Mike Posner to discuss the movements that are fueling this historic campaign. Agnew is an activist and…
23: There’s A Jew On The Stage (feat. Katie Halper)
Jan 23 • 74 min
Michael is joined by comedian and writer Katie Halper. They discuss the Senate impeachment trial, Fiddler on the Roof, the weaponization of identity politics, colonoscopies and the dangers of anti-Semitism. ****************** IOWA - COME SEE MICHAEL…
22: EMERGENCY PODCAST SYSTEM — Senate Trial to Begin — WITHOUT WITNESSES
Jan 21 • 13 min
The Senate is set to begin the impeachment trial of Donald J. Trump and the Republicans have devised a plan to prevent any witnesses from appearing. Call your Senator and demand that witnesses - especially John Bolton - be called to testify. This will be…
21: Martin Luther King Jr.’s Democratic Socialist Dream
Jan 20 • 72 min
Martin Luther King Jr.’s legacy has been sanitized by mainstream American society, erasing his fierce anti-capitalist and anti-war advocacy. Before he was assassinated, King was forcefully denouncing the “three evils” in America — racism, militarism and a…
20: The Half Baked Politics of Half Measures (feat. Keeanga-Yamahtta Taylor)
Jan 17 • 80 min
The failures of liberal half measures, compromise and “third way” politics has opened the door for right-wing demagogues to take power. It has also re-awakened a militant and energized left to combat both the wackadoodle right and the tepid center. We’re…
19: The Sad Downfall of Elizabeth Warren
Jan 15 • 68 min
Michael Moore shares his personal history with both Elizabeth Warren and Bernie Sanders, who both starred in 2009’s “Capitalism: A Love Story.” In very personal terms, he addresses the possible fracture within the progressive movement and why we must move…
18: Assassins
Jan 13 • 48 min
176 passengers on a Ukrainian passenger jet were all killed after it was shot down this weekend. The government of Iran admitted that they mistakenly shot it down, days after Donald Trump ordered the assassination a top Iranian leader who was in Iraq,…
17: Re-education Camp (feat. Francesca Fiorentini)
Jan 10 • 66 min
Almost 10 years after Obamacare was passed, medical bills are still the leading cause of bankruptcy in the U.S., 30 million Americans are uninsured, and those who have insurance are dealing with the most expensive health care costs in the world. Michael…
16: Centrism Kills. Misogyny Does Too. (feat. Emily Ratajkowski)
Jan 8 • 68 min
Emily Ratajkowski is an actress, supermodel and fiercely dedicated citizen. She joins Michael for a conversation about radicalism, capitalism, privilege, power, Bernie, Biden and #MeToo. *************************** The New Yorker cartoon Emily mentioned…
15: How to Convict Trump in the U.S. Senate
Jan 6 • 40 min
Michael Moore lays out the case for how and why the Senate can convict and remove Donald Trump from office. It requires us demanding there be witnesses — there is no trial in a free country without witnesses. John Bolton holds the secret. YOU and this…
14: EMERGENCY PODCAST SYSTEM — An Open Letter From Michael Moore To The Government of Iran
Jan 4 • 19 min
Michael Moore asks the Ayatollah and the leaders of Iran to not respond to Trump’s crime with more violence. Instead, he appeals to the Iranian government to let him and millions of Americans fix the problem with Trump either by trial in the Senate or the…
13: EMERGENCY PODCAST SYSTEM — Trump Assassinates Soleimani — “An Act of War”
Jan 3 • 28 min
We are pre-empting today’s scheduled podcast due to Donald Trump ordering the assassination of the #2 leader of Iran last night. Michael lays out the truth behind this and why Trump did it. And what we need to about it. Recorded in the middle of the…
12: Rumble 2020 Declarations
Jan 1 • 79 min
On New Year’s Eve, Michael Moore asked for your 2020 Declarations. In this episode, we hear them. Follow Michael Moore on Twitter here: https://twitter.com/MMFlint Follow Executive Producer Basel Hamdan here: https://twitter.com/BaselYHamdan Subscribe to…
11: Dick Clark’s New Year’s Rumblin’ Eve
Dec 31, 2019 • 60 min
Michael Moore reflects on the past year and the past decade and asks YOU to make DECLARATIONS for the year 2020. A declaration is something like “I declare that in 2020 I’m going to help get the minimum wage raised to $20 an hour!” or “I declare that I’m…
10: Reconsidering Ralph (feat. Ralph Nader)
Dec 30, 2019 • 53 min
Michael Moore and Ralph Nader have a complicated relationship. So during his trip to D.C. to witness the impeachment of Donald Trump, Michael was surprised when he bumped into Ralph while visiting the office of Flint’s representative in Congress. They…
9: Please Let Me Rob You, I’m Woke (feat. Anand Giridharadas)
Dec 28, 2019 • 109 min
While the majority of Americans live paycheck-to-paycheck and one emergency away from financial peril, a new study shows that the 500 richest people in the world gained a combined $1.2 trillion in wealth in 2019. In the U.S., the richest 0.1% now control…
8: Follow The Yellow Brick Road (feat. Alex Press)
Dec 27, 2019 • 86 min
Since the economic crash of 2008, polling has consistently showed that young Americans are embracing socialism more than capitalism. Media outlets like Jacobin and organizations like DSA have emerged and they are mobilizing and informing new generations…
7: A Very Rumble Christmas
Dec 25, 2019 • 12 min
Join Michael Moore for a RUMBLE Christmas sing-along! The lyrics are below and are slightly altered to match the times we live in. Merry Christmas! 1. Rudy, the Red-Nosed Reindeer Rudy, the red nosed lawyer Had a very shiny nose That’s cause of where he…
6: Everything Must Go (feat. Todd Phillips)
Dec 23, 2019 • 96 min
“Joker” Director Todd Phillips joins Michael Moore for a wide-ranging conversation about how movies get made, Joker, and the responsibility of artists during times of chaos. From this episode: Michael’s Facebook post on “Joker”…
5: Free Dental - A Conversation With My Dentist
Dec 22, 2019 • 30 min
Michael has always enjoyed talking politics with his dentist, so he decided to record an episode right from his dentist’s chair. The show includes novocaine, drilling and some Medicare For All talk. —- Send in a voice message:…
4: Now Yous Can’t Leave (feat. Robert De Niro)
Dec 20, 2019 • 68 min
Michael Moore sits down with acting legend Robert De Niro. The conversation, recorded in De Niro’s office in Lower Manhattan, was raw, unfiltered and provocative. De Niro said he’s never listened to a podcast and has never appeared on one, until now. —-…
3: Last Train Out of DC… Reflections From The Front Row of An Impeachment, As Recorded on the Late Night Amtrak
Dec 19, 2019 • 29 min
Recorded late last night on the last train out of Washington D.C., Michael Moore reflects on his impromptu trip to the Capitol and his front row seat in the U.S. House to witness the impeachment of Donald J. Trump. —- Send in a voice message:…
2: We ARE The Wrong Side (feat. Daniel Ellsberg)
Dec 17, 2019 • 58 min
On the eve of Donald Trump’s impeachment by the U.S House of Representatives, Michael is joined by a man who’s bravery in exposing the lies about the Vietnam War led to him being personally targeted by President Nixon…leading directly to Nixon’s…
1: Let’s Rumble
Dec 17, 2019 • 38 min
Michael Moore introduces his new podcast and sets civilization back on course. —- Send in a voice message: https://anchor.fm/rumble-with-michael-moore/message