President Trump’s impeachment trial will come to a swift end this week following the Republican-led Senate’s decision to forgo additional witnesses and evidence despite new, pointed allegations from former adviser John Bolton about the President’s actions regarding Ukraine.

On the Democratic side, the primary continues apace with the Iowa caucuses, a tradition that some have said is not truly democratic due to its unique rules and format, as well as the primarily white population of Iowa and does not mirror a diversifying America. To discuss all this and more,

Retired federal judge Nancy Gertner, now a professor at Harvard Law School; and Nadeem Mazen, former Cambridge city councilor and founder of, a new social networking platform focusing on protecting user data, joined Jim Braude Monday on Greater Boston to discuss this and more.