In this episode I take a not so cheery tour of some of the problems we seem to be facing as a people/species but it’s not all bad I suppose as at the top I talk about the recent Democratic turnovers in Virginia and Kentucky which may provide a ray of optimism for some.https://www.huffpost.com/entry/juli-briskman-flipped-off-trump-motorcade-loudoun-county-supervisor-board-virginia_n_5dc1e085e4b08b735d616c7ehttps://www.vox.com/platform/amp/policy-and-politics/2019/11/5/20944109/virginia-elections-legislature-results-democrats?__twitter_impression=truehttps://www.newsweek.com/mike-pence-columbus-indiana-democrats-gain-control-city-council-1470028https://www.motherjones.com/politics/2019/11/andy-beshear-beats-matt-bevin-kentucky/https://i.redd.it/3bpeu2zuizw31.jpghttps://www.theguardian.com/australia-news/2019/nov/06/revealed-nsw-police-strip-searched-more-than-100-girls-including-12-year-oldshttps://www.aljazeera.com/indepth/features/farm-debt-grows-indian-women-farmers-lives-191023193523782.html