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Episode Info: White House Chief Strategist -- and once and future head of the far-right fake 'news' outlet Breitbart -- is fired after yet another tumultuous week of self-inflicted wounds by Donald Trump. Also today: 11 years after The BRAD BLOG first reported exclusively on a massive data breach of the personal voting records of 1.5 million Chicago voters, the private company contracted to run the city's voter registration system did it again -- ES&S, the largest electronic voting system vendor in the nation, was found to be storing 1.8 million voter registration records on an unprotected web server this week, underscoring, yet again, the failures and dangers of privatizing our public electoral system. Then, with the President's approval rating at all-time lows and support for his impeachment climbing, concerns about his fitness for office continue to mount in the wake of his equivalence between neo-Nazis and those who protest them following the murder of a counter-protester in Charlottesville. New articles of impeachment are filed in the U.S. House, Presidential business advisory councils are shutting down and CEOs and other business leaders are quickly distancing themselves from Trump. Even some top Republican who previously supported him are now suggesting he may be unfit for office. So, how might this all end? We're joined today by columnist, author and political scientist David Faris of Roosevelt University to discuss that, Bannon, and his new piece at The Week on the Constitutional ambiguities of the 25th Amendment. Can it and should it be invoked to remove Trump from office? And how the hell does it even work?  Finally, as if things aren't troubling enough, we're joined by Desi Doyen for the latest 'Green News Report', as National Monuments are on the chopping block, Trump revokes an Obama Executive Order protecting the nation's infrastructure, and the nation looks forward to its first total eclipse of the sun in almost 100 years...Read more »

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