Interview with journalist Jesse A. Myerson joins us to discuss his recent piece for The Nation How to Get Rid of Your Landlord and Socialize American Housing, in 3 Easy Steps (7:12). How private real estate value is created by public goods (8:47). Enclosure of the commons, and the relationship between communities, housing, schools, and race (11:12). Myerson’s three policy solutions (21:48). Bernie Sanders’ pro public goods candidacy (33:07).
On The Fun Half: Why Bernie Sanders matters more than Donald Trump in the long run. Trump claims Cruz is bought by Oil companies. What’s inside the Paris climate deal. Is Ben Carson a secret member of the Wu Tang Clan? And your calls and IMs