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Mea Culpa with Michael Cohen

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Michael Cohen, the former attorney and personal fixer for Donald J. Trump, once vowed to take a bullet for the President. But that was before the country was brought to its knees by the President’s own lies and personal madness. Now, imprisoned in his home, his life, reputation and livelihood destroyed, Cohen is on a mission to right the wrongs he perpetuated on behalf of his boss. Mea Culpa with Michael Cohen, is a raw and unfiltered shining a light into the dark corners of our current American Apocalypse. Tune in weekly for a candid conversation with the New York Times best-selling author and self-proclaimed “gangster lawyer,” as he sets to dismantle the Trump legacy and finds the truth and nothing but the truth. 485302

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Introducing: Mea Culpa with Michael Cohen
Sep 7 2020
Introducing: Mea Culpa with Michael Cohen
Michael Cohen, the former attorney and personal fixer for Donald J. Trump, once vowed to take a bullet for the President. But that was before the country was brought to its knees by the President's own lies and personal madness. Now, imprisoned in his home, his life, reputation and livelihood destroyed, Cohen is on a mission to right the wrongs he perpetuated on behalf of his boss. Mea Culpa with Michael Cohen, is a raw and unfiltered shining a light into the dark corners of our current American Apocalypse. Tune in weekly for a candid conversation with the self proclaimed "gangster lawyer," as he sets to dismantle the Trump legacy and finds the truth and nothing but the truth. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
Breaking!!! J6 Committee Names GOP House Members Who Sought Pardons from Trump + A Conversation With Reed Galen
2d ago
Breaking!!! J6 Committee Names GOP House Members Who Sought Pardons from Trump + A Conversation With Reed Galen
We welcome back to Mea Cupla Reed Galen, co-founder of The Lincoln Project and an independent political strategist. A veteran public affairs and political analyst with more than 20 years of experience. Michael and Reed dig into the January 6th hearings, gun control, and the upcoming midterms. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
Breaking!!! How Trump’s Big Lie Became the Big Grift + A Conversation with Hugo Lowell
6d ago
Breaking!!! How Trump’s Big Lie Became the Big Grift + A Conversation with Hugo Lowell
Our guest today on Mea Culpa is the groundbreaking, congressional reporter for the Guardian, Hugo Lowell. Lowell has broken a number of high-profile stories about the January 6th committee’s investigation. Join Michael and Hugo for an in-depth conversation about the January 6th hearings. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
Get A F@cking Lawyer: Trump's Legal Reckoning Has Begun + A Conversation with the Meiselas Brothers
Jun 17 2022
Get A F@cking Lawyer: Trump's Legal Reckoning Has Begun + A Conversation with the Meiselas Brothers
Mea Culpa welcomes back the Meiselas Brothers, Ben, Brett, and Jordan the creators of MeidasTouch.the pro-democracy, next-generation super PAC. Michael and the brothers discuss everything from choice, January 6th, to the upcoming midterms. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
Breaking!!! January 6th Committee Has Enough Evidence to Indict Trump  + A Conversation with Brian Tyler Cohen
Jun 13 2022
Breaking!!! January 6th Committee Has Enough Evidence to Indict Trump + A Conversation with Brian Tyler Cohen
Mea Culpa welcomes progressive commentator, Brian Tyler Cohen, the host, and creator of the popular podcast, “No Lie” which he covers breaking political stories and sits down with major players in the world of politics. Michael and Brian take a deep dive into, gun control, January 6th hearings, and the upcoming midterms. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
The GOP Girds their Loins as the January 6th Hearings Unravels their Treachery  + A Conversation with Harry Litman
Jun 10 2022
The GOP Girds their Loins as the January 6th Hearings Unravels their Treachery + A Conversation with Harry Litman
Mea Culp welcomes back Harry Litman. Harry is a former US Attorney, Deputy Assistant Attorney General, legal affairs columnist for the Los Angeles Times Opinion Page, and professor of Constitutional Law at UCLA and UCSD. Join us as Harry and Michael dive into the January 6th hearings and talk strategy for the mid-terms Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
How the GOP Plans to Sow Chaos in the 2020 Midterms + A Conversation With Norm Eisen
Jun 6 2022
How the GOP Plans to Sow Chaos in the 2020 Midterms + A Conversation With Norm Eisen
Today we welcome back to Mea Culpa the one and only Norm Eisen. Norm is an attorney and author who has served in many government roles, including special counsel and special assistant to President Barack Obama for ethics and government reform — in that role Eisen was dubbed “Mr. No” and the “Ethics Czar”. Join us on Mea Culpa as Michael gets the scoop on the January 6th committee's planned actions and intents from Norm Eisen. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
Bill Barr Rats on Trump to January 6th Committee + A Conversation with Elie Honig
Jun 3 2022
Bill Barr Rats on Trump to January 6th Committee + A Conversation with Elie Honig
Mea Culpa welcomes back best-selling author, CNN Senior Legal Analyst, and former federal and state prosecutor Elie Honig. Michael and Elie discuss gun control, the upcoming January 6th trials, and how Bill Barr broke the prosecutor's code and corrupted the justice department.  Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
Breaking!! Trump Supported Hanging Pence During Insurrection + A Conversation  with Jack Cocchiarella
May 30 2022
Breaking!! Trump Supported Hanging Pence During Insurrection + A Conversation with Jack Cocchiarella
In this week's Mea Culpa we gain perspective from Gen Z Activist Digital Strategist and budding political commentator Jack Cocchiarella. We discuss everything from white supremacy and gun control to voter engagement. Plus Jack shares his hopeful look toward the future, something we could all use these days.  Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
Breaking!!! How the Internet Creates Mass Killers + A Conversation with Kris Goldsmith
May 27 2022
Breaking!!! How the Internet Creates Mass Killers + A Conversation with Kris Goldsmith
Mea Culpa discusses today’s greatest threats against democracy, disinformation campaigns, and domestic extremism with Kris Goldsmith an Iraq combat veteran. Kris also chats with Michael about his approach to fighting America’s homegrown fascist organizations and protecting our democracy. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
Breaking!!! Psycho Mini-Trumps Dominate in GOP Primaries + A Conversation with Richard Painter
May 23 2022
Breaking!!! Psycho Mini-Trumps Dominate in GOP Primaries + A Conversation with Richard Painter
The ugly effects of Trumpism are corrupting the Midterms as far-right Republican candidates expose themselves as being unfit for office, but MAGA as hell. Impossible but true, QAnon candidates are running and winning elections in key states. Can weak GOP candidates and the January 6th hearings help Dems in the fall? Perhaps. Richard Painter, former White House Ethics Lawyer and now a candidate for U.S. House of Representatives joins Mea Culpa and shares insight on the race from the inside. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
Replacement Theory Explained + A Conversation with David Corn
May 20 2022
Replacement Theory Explained + A Conversation with David Corn
A hellish weekend of mass shootings has rocked America to its core, motivated by racial hatred and a conspiracy theory that’s becoming mainstream thanks in part to Tucker Carlson, Trumpism and the new radical right. “The Great Replacement Theory” is burning up the inner- webs and fomenting a movement, rooted in White Supremacy and anti-semitism, that pits us against them. Join us as we discuss this dangerous movement and much more with Washington journalist and Mother Jones Bureau Chief, David Corn. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
How The GOP Became An Apocalyptic Death Cult With Diane Benscoter
May 16 2022
How The GOP Became An Apocalyptic Death Cult With Diane Benscoter
Join us for an important and terrifying episode that looks into why so many Americans have fallen into the cult of disinformation, and how we can pull them out with Diane Benscoter, a speaker, author, and cult de-programer who spent five years deep inside the “Moonie” religious cult before finding her way back. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
Get An Abortion, Get Charged With Murder + A Conversation with Walter Masterson
May 13 2022
Get An Abortion, Get Charged With Murder + A Conversation with Walter Masterson
As the GOP hardens its position on Roe v. Wade we are beginning to see the future of what Alito’s draconian decision holds. In Missouri, like in Texas, if you get an abortion in another state, you could still be arrested. In Mississippi, they want to charge mothers with murder for terminating a pregnancy. If it all sounds insane, it is. Walt Masterson joins Mea Culpa to discuss what he’s seeing on the ground infiltrating MAGA Rallies. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
Unmasking the Supreme Court Leaker + A Conversation with Sam Donaldson.
May 9 2022
Unmasking the Supreme Court Leaker + A Conversation with Sam Donaldson.
The specter of Roe v. Wade being overturned has re-energized Democrats to fight back; making abortion THE de-facto issue in the midterm elections. The GOP is still obsessed with finding the leaker; hoping to avoid talking about their plans which remain deeply unpopular by a 2-1 margin. The legendary newsman, Sam Donaldson joins Mea Culpa to discuss how news has been degraded in the age of Trump and the danger of disinformation. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
Roe V Wade is Only the Beginning + A Conversation With Ali Velshi
May 6 2022
Roe V Wade is Only the Beginning + A Conversation With Ali Velshi
The GOP is on the verge of overturning Roe V Wade; a plot forty years in the making. Except Republicans want to change the subject and talk about the leak. Their faux outrage is just a cynical ploy to distract from the real issue, that they're on the wrong side of history. Ali Velshi joins Mea Culpa to help make sense of it all.  Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
Florida Man: Ron DeSantis is F@cking Dangerous + A Conversation with Michael Steele.
May 2 2022
Florida Man: Ron DeSantis is F@cking Dangerous + A Conversation with Michael Steele.
All eyes are on Florida this week as its combative governor, Ron DeSantis takes on Disney for daring to push back against his disgusting “Don’t Say Gay Bill.” It’s just the latest in a string of maneuvers that has made DeSantis the five star general of the culture wars and the state of Florida as a laboratory for a new kind of free market authoritarian conservatism. Michael Steele joins Mea Culpa to talk about Kevin McCarthy and what the Dems are facing in the coming midterm elections? Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
Breaking!!! Did Trump Blackmail Kevin McCarthy + A Conversation with Stuart Stevens.
Apr 29 2022
Breaking!!! Did Trump Blackmail Kevin McCarthy + A Conversation with Stuart Stevens.
The fallout from the Kevin McCarthy tapes keeps coming. While new texts released by the Jan 6th Committee show the extent to which GOP lawmakers stoked the Insurrection. Lincoln Project advisor Stuart Stevens joins Mea Culpa to say where the GOP bodies are really buried.  Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
Is There Any Hope for the Dems in November +  A Conversation with Reed Galen
Apr 25 2022
Is There Any Hope for the Dems in November + A Conversation with Reed Galen
Another wild week in Washington with Kevin McCarthy caught on tape saying he'd tell Trump to resign in the aftermath of the insurrection only to lie about it later. Unfortunately, there's a nasty little tape with McCarthy's voice on it. How is the GOP still winning with everything that we know? The Lincoln Project's Reed Galen joins to give us the answers.  Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
Special Episode: Is Democracy Dead in America + A Conversation with Joe Trippi
Apr 22 2022
Special Episode: Is Democracy Dead in America + A Conversation with Joe Trippi
Mea Culpa examines the GOPs frightening embrace of authoritarianism in the coming midterm elections. Joe Trippi joins to help read the political tea leaves.  Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
What Happens if Republicans Retake the House and Senate? + A Conversation with Tim O'Brien
Apr 18 2022
What Happens if Republicans Retake the House and Senate? + A Conversation with Tim O'Brien
The 2022 midterm elections are looking disastrous for Democrats. Should the GOP sweep the elections with a red wave; retaking both the House and Senate, we must prepare for the nightmare scenario of the lunatics returning to the asylum. We game out what that will look like. From nonstop sham investigations to the end of the January 6th Committee, America has no idea what's coming. Bloomberg Opinion Senior Correspondent Tim O' Brien joins us to help read the political tea leaves  Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices