Is this what democracy looks like? Jake Tapper & Jessica Byrd give their take

Politically Re-Active with W. Kamau Bell and Hari Kondabolu #49 August 10, 2017

This week, Kamau and Hari cope with possible nuclear threat, learn how Jessica Byrd helps underrepresented communities engage in the political process, and “bravely” release the interview with Jake Tapper. How has the Trump administration affected Tapper’s reporting style? Why hasn’t Byrd given up all hope on the Democratic party? ALL OF THIS IS ANSWERED HERE.

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This episode is sponsored by Helix Sleep (, ZipRecruiter (, and Simon & Schuster: An Inconvenient Sequel.

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