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Useful Idiots with Matt Taibbi and Katie Halper

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Useful Idiots is an informative and irreverent politics podcast with journalist Matt Taibbi and podcaster/writer Katie Halper. Episodes feature analysis of the political news of the week and exclusive interviews, with humor, commentary and dissection of why both Republicans and Democrats suck. Join Matt and Katie as they examine important stories that have slipped through the cracks and what the media got wrong – and laugh about whatever is left to laugh about.


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4 days ago

Click here for the full episode, including the extended episode with Mnar Adley, proof that Nancy Pelosi doesn’t care about Roe v. Wade, and a bonus Biden Stoned Moment. MintPress News’ Mnar Adley has bravely reported on Israel, Ukraine, and national... more

11 days ago

Click here for the full episode, including the extended interview with Michael Hudson. We asked economist and “futurist” Michael Hudson, economic advisor and professor at the University of Missouri-Kansas City, his thoughts on the people who have run... more

18 days ago


4.6 out of 5 stars from 4.8k ratings
  • Useful idiots


    Apple Podcasts
    United States3 months ago
  • Nope

    Don’t have time to listen to a bunch of left-wing wackos

    Apple Podcasts
    UofC Optimistic Sceptic
    United States3 months ago
  • The Daily Worker was the official paper of the CPUSA, not to be confused with The Catholic Worker, both cool publications. Also, pretty sure the snitch in question is literally The Inquisition, they just don't call it that anymore for branding reasons.

    Will Shogren
    3 months ago
  • Edgelord!

    He needed the money!

    Apple Podcasts
    United States3 months ago
  • Perfectly named show

    How could you let that Commie Margaret Kimberley (she writes for the Hood Communist) extol the PRC and not ask her about the Uyghurs or Hong Kong or other human rights violations? Just a smidge of balance and reality, please. Aren’t you the speak truth to power people? You let her say that the USA can’t have foreign policy that steps on anyone’s toes but ask her nothing about the PRC muscling Vietnam and the Philippines and Hong Kong. Or her pals, the Sandinistas, trying to export revolution... more

    Apple Podcasts
    Jack 204
    United States3 months ago

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