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208 EpisodesProduced by Devon Handy and Varsha VenkatWebsite

Hellbent Podcast is a twice weekly political news and commentary podcast by Devon Handy and Varsha Venkat. They aim to bring a heavy intersectional feminist lens to the male-dominated political commentary space. They are funny, fierce, and unyielding. Their conversational style and penchant for swea… read more


18: Dumped by a Post-It Note

Devon and Drexel discuss Trump's unceremonious Twitter firing of Secretary of State Rex Tillerson and why that is so dangerous for democracy. They also discuss the unfolding results of the special election in PA-18. We know now that Democrat Conor Lamb officially won the traditional Republican stronghold, and they discuss his strategy in his campaign as well as why a district that went for Trump by more than 20 points flipped blue just 18 months after the presidential election.

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