Saltier Politics
Saltier Politics: Bombshell Senate Intel Report, Michelle Obama, and the Democratic National Convention

Saltier Politics: Bombshell Senate Intel Report, Michelle Obama, and the Democratic National Convention

August 20, 2020

Saltier Politics: Co-hosts Julie Roginsky and Emily DeCiccio get salty and discuss the 1,000 page Senate Intel Report by Republicans that revealed a mountain of evidence against President Trump's involvement with Russia in the 2016 election. Julie explains why maintaining power eclipses everything for the authors of the report, even integrity and patriotism. Emily asks what Democrats can do to effectively translate the information in the report into action. Julie discusses Michelle Obama's passionate Democratic National Convention speech while Emily reveals why she's especially salty this week. It's a conversation you will not want to miss. Don't forget to bring your saltshaker!

Saltier Politics: Kamala Harris, the Census, and Florida Man

Saltier Politics: Kamala Harris, the Census, and Florida Man

August 14, 2020

Saltier Politics: Co-hosts Julie Roginsky and Emily DeCiccio get salty and discuss Joe Biden's recently announced running mate, Senator Kamala Harris (D-CA). They talk about why representation is so important with Sen. Harris and what it means for women and girls. Julie reveals what to look out for during the debates between Vice President Pence and Senator Harris, while Emily explores her own Asian background and how that has informed her decision-making. Julie schools the audience on why we should all be salty about the US Census and both co-hosts reveal why they are so salty this week. Don't forget to bring your saltshaker to this discussion! 

Saltier Politics: AOC’s epic response against misogyny

Saltier Politics: AOC’s epic response against misogyny

July 29, 2020

Saltier Politics: Co-hosts Julie Roginsky and Emily DeCiccio get salty over Rep. Ted Yoho's sexist verbal attack towards Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez. Both Emily and Julie laud Rep. Ocasio-Cortez's condemnation of Rep. Yoho's language and overall sexist and violent culture towards women. Do not forget to bring your saltshaker to this discussion! 

Saltier Politics: #FreeBritney, chose a black woman as VP, WEAR A MASK

Saltier Politics: #FreeBritney, chose a black woman as VP, WEAR A MASK

July 15, 2020

Saltier Politics: Co-hosts Julie Roginsky and Emily DeCiccio get salty and can't even with people who don't wear masks anymore. Julie explains why it is so critical that Joe Biden chose a black woman as his running mate while Emily discusses the #FreeBritney movement that has been taking social media by storm. Julie reveals why Ivanka Trump is making her salty this week and Emily explains why the state of Colorado is making her particularly happy. This is a conversation you will not want to miss. Don't forget to bring your saltshaker!

Saltier Politics: Saltiness over racist statues, anti-maskers and Vindman’s retirement

Saltier Politics: Saltiness over racist statues, anti-maskers and Vindman’s retirement

July 9, 2020

Saltier Politics: Co-hosts Julie Roginsky and Emily DeCiccio get salty over selfish, ignorant people who refuse to wear masks. They also discuss Lt. Col. Alexander Vindman's retirement and Julie reveals an emotional connection to his story that highlights his true patriotism to the United States. Emily is still in Florida and is learning more about her state's racist past, as both co-hosts reveal what's making them extra salty this week. Don't forget to bring your saltshaker to this discussion! 

Saltier Politics: Geoffrey Berman’s ouster, Mary Trump’s NDA, and girls in STEM

Saltier Politics: Geoffrey Berman’s ouster, Mary Trump’s NDA, and girls in STEM

June 25, 2020

Saltier Politics: Co-hosts Julie Roginsky and Emily DeCiccio get salty and discuss U.S. Attorney Geoffrey Berman's ouster and how a move like this by Trump and AG Barr could set a dubious precedent for future administrations. Julie explains why it is so deleterious to voters for the Trump family to try to stop the publication of Mary Trump's upcoming book. Emily talks about a recent study regarding the gender gap in STEM and what can be done to potentially close the gap. Both women reveal why they're salty, and you won't want to miss it. Don't forget to bring your saltshaker!

Saltier Politics: Landmark LGBTQ Supreme Court decision and Bolton

Saltier Politics: Landmark LGBTQ Supreme Court decision and Bolton

June 18, 2020
Saltier Politics: Co-hosts Julie Roginsky and Emily DeCiccio get salty and discuss the landmark Supreme Court decision on LGBTQ rights and why it is so critical for equality everywhere. Emily explains what it means to her. Julie explains why John Bolton can never be considered patriotic and how concerning some of the revelations truly are and what implications it has for American politics. Get an update from Julie on 'Lift our Voices' and find out what the two co-hosts are salty about and definitely don't forget to bring your saltshaker! 
 
Saltier Politics: Protests, Privilege, and Black Lives Matter

Saltier Politics: Protests, Privilege, and Black Lives Matter

June 9, 2020

Saltier Politics: Co-hosts Julie Roginsky and Emily DeCiccio get salty and discuss the protests, police brutality and racism. Julie explains what we can learn from Camden, New Jersey's policing strategy and Emily asks whether or not the phrase 'Defund the Police' being politicized like 'Obamacare?' Julie learns how 'The Bachelor' can spark meaningful conversation, despite not being a fan of the show. Find out what the two co-hosts are salty about and don't forget to bring your saltshaker! 

Saltier Politics: Fighting for women’s economic justice with Julie Kashen

Saltier Politics: Fighting for women’s economic justice with Julie Kashen

May 14, 2020

Saltier Politics: Julie Kashen is one of the nation’s leading experts on issues affecting working families. The Director of Women’s Economic Justice at The Century Foundation joins co-hosts Julie Roginsky and Emily DeCiccio to discuss her eye-opening article in Ms. Magazine "Fear and Hoarding in the Time of Coronavirus: Invest in Child Care, Not Private Jets." Learn why the number $57 billion is so critical and why working from home during the coronavirus has shed a a glaring light on major iniquities when it comes to childcare policies in our country. Learn what Kashen, Roginsky, and DeCiccio have in common with Sen. Cory Booker and don't forget to bring your saltshaker!

Saltier Politics: Isolation, homeschooling, and voting saltiness

Saltier Politics: Isolation, homeschooling, and voting saltiness

April 30, 2020

Saltier Politics: Co-hosts Julie Roginsky and Emily DeCiccio get salty over everything from Michael Flynn to New York's latest election announcement of not including Sen. Bernie Sanders on the ballot. They discuss the lack of leadership when it comes to certain elected leaders and the dire straits it has put so many Americans in the middle of. Find out why Julie had one of the birthdays yet and how Emily's found normalcy. It's a packed conversation, so don't forget to bring your saltshaker!

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