and Nick watched Paul Verhoeven's seminal '80s action flick
"Robocop" to trace the subversive political statements throughout
in the Reagan era, Robocop was incredibly prescient as it predicted
the militarization and privatization of our police forces, while
capturing the evil corporate ethos that has been super charged in
the subsequent decades.
About the Podcast
The Muckrake Podcast is the political podcast that promises to dig deeper. Political analysts Jared Yates Sexton and Nick Hauselman tackle the news of the day but go beyond the stale and tired narratives to provide historical context and alternative perspectives, all to bring a little order to chaotic times.