🎧 THE AUDIT: The Climate Change Misinformation Machine (w/ Naomi Klein)

🎧 LEVER TIME: Billionaires Are Preparing For The Apocalypse — And You’re Not Invited

Oct 5, 2022 Frank Cappello
On this week’s Lever Time: David gets schooled by the hosts of The Lever’s new podcast, The Audit; and discusses the end times with media theorist Douglas Rushkoff.
🎧 LEVER TIME: Billionaires Are Preparing For The Apocalypse — And You’re Not Invited

In the new episode of our  weekly podcast Lever Time, David Sirota is joined by media theorist Douglas Rushkoff to discuss his new book, Survival of the Richest: Escape Fantasies of the Tech Billionaires, which details how the ultra-wealthy are currently preparing for the apocalypse (33:08).

In addition, David is joined by comedian Dave Anthony and screenwriter Josh Olson, hosts of the Lever’s new “educational” podcast, The Audit. David, Dave, and Josh break down the news of the week, including shocking revelations about Herschel Walker and Dr. Oz, new GOP Facebook ads attempting to monetize the cruelty towards migrants, and the new slate of high-profile Supreme Court cases this session (3:58).

Click here to find Lever Time on your preferred podcast player:

Click here for a rough transcript of the episode.

BONUS: Lever Time Premium, our extended weekly podcast for supporting subscribers, features the best moments from our live show with Steven Donziger, who sued Chevron and won a landmark settlement but then paid the ultimate price when Chevron used its high-paid legal team to put Steven under house arrest for almost three years (1:02:22).

To get access to Lever Time Premium and all of its bonus content, go here.

If you like this episode, feel free to pitch into the tip jar — it helps us do this kind of reporting:

We hope you enjoy our weekly podcast — it’s the next step in our plan to build a powerful independent voice to take on corporate media.

Only paid subscribers can comment. Please subscribe or sign in to join the conversation.