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Model Majority Podcast

By By Tony Nagatani and Kevin Xu: Asian-American former staffers on (a lot of) political campaigns, the Obama White House, Department of Commerce, the DNC; currently in tech and Hollywood. We have stuff to say.

A podcast about politics, culture, and life through an Asian-American lens by @AnthonyNagatani & @kevinsxu. Protected by the First Amendment.

  1. 1.
    074: 'Standard Strong" with Badass Personality17 June 2018
    1:06:11
  2. 2.
    073: The O.C. Gets Political10 June 2018
    56:05
  3. 3.
    072: Diversity is Credibility3 June 2018
    1:01:31
  4. 4.
    071: Disturbing Trends in AAPI Jobs Numbers26 May 2018
    35:42
  5. 5.
    070: Podcasters Are Journalists Too19 May 2018
    1:16:38
  6. 6.
    Thi Bui: Special Coverage-2018 API Policy Summit16 May 2018
    6:40
  7. 7.
    Ke Lam: Special Coverage-2018 API Policy Summit16 May 2018
    11:17
  8. 8.
    Cat Nou and Jenny Bach: Special Coverage-2018 API Policy Summit15 May 2018
    11:14
  1. 9.
    Richard Pan: Special Coverage-2018 API Policy Summit15 May 2018
    7:44
  2. 10.
    Rob Bonta: Special Coverage-2018 API Policy Summit15 May 2018
    2:32
  3. 11.
    Amanda Nguyen: Special Coverage-2018 API Policy Summit15 May 2018
    3:22
  4. 12.
    Evan Low: Special Coverage-2018 API Policy Summit15 May 2018
    5:20
  5. 13.
    069: #DearJohnKelly, Your English Sucks13 May 2018
    58:37
  6. 14.
    068: Appropriation or Appreciation?6 May 2018
    58:17
  7. 15.
    067: Lights, Camera, APA Debate!29 April 2018
    49:19
  8. 16.
    066: Trump's Bin Laden Moment??22 April 2018
    45:02
  9. 17.
    Special Promo: Mobilizing for Equity19 April 2018
    1:03
  10. 18.
    065: Syria, Pootie-Trump, and Janz15 April 2018
    48:42
  11. 19.
    064: Robots, Pay Your Taxes!7 April 2018
    52:34
  12. 20.
    063: Time to Run is Now!1 April 2018
    45:13
  13. 21.
    062: Turn Weakness to Strength24 March 2018
    1:05:13
  14. 22.
    061: It's Ohayou Gozaimasu, Idiot!18 March 2018
    50:37
  15. 23.
    060: Let the Nerd within Shine10 March 2018
    1:07:47
  16. 24.
    059: Easier Lives For Our Kids4 March 2018
    41:52
  17. 25.
    058: Oscars, Hollywood, Representation25 February 2018
    38:01
  18. 26.
    057: Enough is ENOUGH18 February 2018
    1:08:52
  19. 27.
    056: Go Team (Asian) America!11 February 2018
    1:03:08
  20. 28.
    055: Response to the Response(sssss)4 February 2018
    59:03
  21. 29.
    054: Three Better Than Two28 January 2018
    43:37
  22. 30.
    053: Demand A Seat At The Table21 January 2018
    1:01:40
  23. 31.
    052: To(o) Racist or Not To(o) Racist14 January 2018
    53:05
  24. 32.
    051: Not Enough "We", Too Much "Me"6 January 2018
    58:27
  25. 33.
    050: Does AAPI Still Make Sense?30 December 2017
    32:58
  26. 34.
    049: We Wish You A Muslim Christmas24 December 2017
    43:45
  27. 35.
    048: Rockstar Refugee Immigrant Children16 December 2017
    48:58
  28. 36.
    Midweek #Hottakes 013: Roy Moore Effect, Mayor Ed Lee's Passing, DDK 4 Superman14 December 2017
    17:57
  29. 37.
    047: Myth of the Model Minority9 December 2017
    1:11:18
  30. 38.
    046: Let Them Eat 'Pai'3 December 2017
    57:30
  31. 39.
    Midweek #Hottakes 012: Who's Good Enough for a H1-B Visa? Should a White Guy Pretend to be Japanese to Get Ahead?30 November 2017
    28:22
  32. 40.
    045: Are We Perpetual Outsiders?26 November 2017
    48:32
  33. 41.
    044: Super Nerdy Healthcare Talk19 November 2017
    53:38
  34. 42.
    Midweek #Hottakes 011: Tax "Reform" Tries to Gut Healthcare, All-Asian TV Drama on NBC (hopefully)16 November 2017
    24:17
  35. 43.
    043: Little Things Matter12 November 2017
    1:08:32
  36. 44.
    Midweek #Hottakes 010: Electoral Victories (Finally), Trump Still Asia-ing8 November 2017
    24:05
  37. 45.
    042: Loneliness Kills, Love Heals4 November 2017
    1:23:22
  38. 46.
    Midweek #Hottakes 009: Terror Attack in NYC, Racist Mailer in NJ, Steve Aoki Kneeling with Kap2 November 2017
    23:26
  39. 47.
    041: Get Your "Chinito" Straight29 October 2017
    1:04:56
  40. 48.
    Midweek #Hottakes 008: John Cho's BUTT, Jeff Flake "Flaking"26 October 2017
    20:22
  41. 49.
    040: Heirs to Jefferson, Madison, MLK Jr22 October 2017
    1:06:58
  42. 50.
    Midweek #Hottakes 007: Derrick Watson v Muslim Ban, Bi-Partisan Healthcare, AAPI Voting Preference18 October 2017
    25:57
  43. 51.
    039: Where am I? Where are the AAPIs?15 October 2017
    1:10:38
  44. 52.
    Midweek #Hottakes 006: "Tax 'Reform', Pence v. 49ers, Jeremy Lin's Dreads"11 October 2017
    25:31
  45. 53.
    038: The Born Identity (with Matt Stevens)8 October 2017
    1:09:37
  46. 54.
    Midweek #Hottakes 005: "Las Vegas Mass Shooting, Tule Lake"5 October 2017
    22:52
  47. 55.
    037: Drain the Trump1 October 2017
    59:33
  48. 56.
    Midweek #Hottakes 004: "[FAIL] Graham-Cassidy, North Korea Provocation, Ohio Voter Purge"28 September 2017
    19:55
  49. 57.
    036: Mixing Vanilla Ice Cream with Horse Manure24 September 2017
    1:05:21
  50. 58.
    Midweek #Hottakes 003: "Graham-Cassidy, UNGA, Emmy"20 September 2017
    19:47
  51. 59.
    035: Know the Law17 September 2017
    1:10:48
  52. 60.
    Midweek #Hottakes 002: "AAPI Population Growth, Medicare For All, Daniel Dae Kim in Hellboy"13 September 2017
    23:12
  53. 61.
    034: Fact-Checking North Korean Poetry9 September 2017
    1:08:04
  54. 62.
    Midweek #Hottakes 001: "Schulosi, Hurricanes, DACA, DPRK Nukes"7 September 2017
    21:31
  55. 63.
    033: 700,000 Bosses3 September 2017
    54:59
  56. 64.
    032: The Taco Accords26 August 2017
    51:16
  57. 65.
    031: Bannon Schadenfreude Orgasm20 August 2017
    50:53
  58. 66.
    030: "Asians are the loneliest Americans"13 August 2017
    1:14:25
  59. 67.
    029: Don't Forget Vincent Chin6 August 2017
    1:14:53
  60. 68.
    028: Credit Where Credit is Due30 July 2017
    1:06:12
  61. 69.
    027: Catching Up On Life23 July 2017
    1:02:04
  62. 70.
    026: Zig, When Others Zag16 July 2017
    50:50
  63. 71.
    025: Greatest Hits v.19 July 2017
    23:46
  64. 72.
    024: Voter Fraud (ahem Suppression) Panel2 July 2017
    44:45
  65. 73.
    023: A Bittersweet Victory25 June 2017
    1:05:44
  66. 74.
    022: "It's not a hand-out, it's a hand-up!"17 June 2017
    58:13
  67. 75.
    021: "Lordy, I hope there are tapes"11 June 2017
    1:09:15
  68. 76.
    020: Make Our Planet Great Again4 June 2017
    1:16:08
  69. 77.
    019: "We gotta be actively engaged!"28 May 2017
    53:15
  70. 78.
    018: It's Mueller Time21 May 2017
    42:09
  71. 79.
    017: Prime the (Watergate) Pump14 May 2017
    1:11:49
  72. 80.
    016: Trumpcare Ruins Asian-American Heritage Month...7 May 2017
    58:23
  73. 81.
    015: Trump Cuts Taxes...for Trump29 April 2017
    45:08
  74. 82.
    014: Live from Mar-a-Lago23 April 2017
    34:45
  75. 83.
    013: Almost a Twitter War16 April 2017
    33:41
  76. 84.
    012: Just Show Up!9 April 2017
    53:24
  77. 85.
    011: "Get Out" Comrade Putin!2 April 2017
    39:35
  78. 86.
    010: Trumpcare Dies (For Now)26 March 2017
    32:08
  79. 87.
    009: When North Carolina Turned Blue19 March 2017
    1:03:22
  80. 88.
    008: Get Tiny Trumpcare Hands Off My Healthcare12 March 2017
    43:10
  81. 89.
    007: Don't Insult Campaign Volunteers5 March 2017
    49:48
  82. 90.
    006: "Man Date" with Jennifer 8. Lee on Oscar Sunday26 February 2017
    47:57
  83. 91.
    005: Trump's 'Fine-Tuned' Disaster; Remember and Reflect on the 75th Anniversary of the Internment of Japanese Americans with Dr. Franklin Odo19 February 2017
    46:20
  84. 92.
    [BONUS] MMP 004.5: Usher--the Worst Early Vote Surrogate Ever!15 February 2017
    14:36
  85. 93.
    MMP 004: (Un)Happy Birthday Lincoln... What Would Jeff Sessions (Un)Do for Voting Rights; Campaign War Stories12 February 2017
    48:21
  86. 94.
    MMP 003: Leave the "Governator" Alone! Plus Effective Grassroots Activism Tips; Best & Worst Campaign Chinese Takeout Experience5 February 2017
    48:21
  87. 95.
    MMP 002: "Voter Fraud"...What?; Topic: Growing up "Asian" in America29 January 2017
    46:12
  88. 96.
    001: Introducing Weekly Segment "This Week's Trump Tweets"; Topic: Why the AAPI Category Makes No Sense22 January 2017
    38:39
  89. 97.
    MMP 000: What is this Podcast; Three Pillars and Principles; Self-Introductions17 January 2017
    39:06

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