LISTEN: Ari Hoffman Show, October 5--4pm Hour

Sen. Ed Markey, D-Mass., questions former Facebook data scientist Frances Haugen speaks during a hearing of the Senate Commerce, Science, and Transportation Subcommittee on Consumer Protection, Product Safety, and Data Security, on Capitol Hill, Tuesday, Oct. 5, 2021, in Washington. (Matt McClain/The Washington Post via AP, Pool)

4 PM Topics: Final day for state, healthcare workers to get vaccinated ahead of mandate deadline; Facebook “whistleblower” Frances Haugen says Facebook "weaken our democracy" and "Almost no one outside of Facebook knows what happens inside of Facebook. The company intentionally hides vital information from the public, from the U.S. government, and from governments around the world." // The Left Coast: Amid Orange County oil spill cleanup, officials eye new potential culprit; Portland to use traffic barrels as a solution to high-speed shootings rather than refunding police // GUEST: RNC National Spokesperson Paris Dennard. He joins Ari to discuss an op-ed he wrote in The Carolinian called: The Shift Is Happening about a shift of celebrities in the black community to promoting traditional conservative values and the change in voting patterns towards Republicans // Afghanistan: Afghans reportedly selling their children to survive crippled economy; Biden administration resumes Afghan refugee flights after measles outbreak

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