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Beltway Banthas: Star Wars, Politics & More

Oct 25, 2018

Welcome back! This week Swara Salih and producer John Liang dig into the new Star Wars series "Resistance". There are several rich political elements in the background of the animated series, and we leave no stone unturned. 

Also, Star Wars author Chuck Wendig was fired by Marvel and taken off the future Star Wars...


Oct 11, 2018

Are Russian bots behind the divide around The Last Jedi? Stephen chatted with researcher Morten Bay to discuss the results of his study on Twitter reaction to the film. Swara and Stephen discuss whether or not Russian bots and trolls amplified the negative reaction to the film. 

Stephen and Swara also hash out their...