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Photo: U.S. Attorney General Jeff Sessions speaks at a news conference at the Justice Department in Washington, U.S., March 2, 2017. (Yuri Gripas/ Reuters)

How Jeff Sessions wants to shape American justice 12 MIN, 22 SEC

Jeff Sessions and Steve Bannon helped Donald Trump form his nationalist agenda -- including the rhetoric around immigrants, vision of cities as riddled with crime. We look at what Sessions’s goals are as attorney general, and how he’ll approach them if he survives the investigation into Russian meddling in the election.

Guests:
Emily Bazelon, New York Times magazine / Yale Law School (@EmilyBazelon)

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Department of Justification

California considers giving legal aid to immigrants facing deportation 10 MIN, 12 SEC

A proposed state law would provide attorneys for immigrants on a case-by-case basis. Taxpayers would fund it. If passed, it would likely be the largest legal defense program for immigrants in the country.

Guests:
Jazmine Ulloa, Los Angeles Times (@jazmineulloa)
Hiroshi Motomura, UCLA

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California lawmakers want to provide attorneys to immigrants facing deportation. But who gets the help?

How does 'Logan' stack up to previous X-Men films? 14 MIN, 35 SEC

Our critics review the next X-Men film “Logan;” the teen melodrama “Before I Fall;” and “The Last Word,” which stars Shirley MacLaine as a curmudgeon who wants approval of her obituary before she dies.

Guests:
Alonso Duralde, Film Critic (@ADuralde)
Dave White, Film Critic (@dlelandwhite)

'Donald Cried:' Cringe-worthy indie on an old friendship 11 MIN, 29 SEC

The new indie film “Donald Cried” is about the relationship between two guys 20 years after one leaves their blue-collar Rhode Island town for Wall Street and then comes back.

Guests:
Kris Avedisian, Filmmaker (@vansant)
Jesse Wakeman, Filmmaker (@JesseWakeman)

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Stellar Debut 'Donald Cried' Makes Urgent Drama Out of Things Getting Awkward With a Friend From Back Home

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