From the Iran deal pullout to the Michael Cohen payments to Gina Haspell's confirmation hearings and more, it's a busy Wednesday. Dave Johnson, former senior fellow at the Campaign for America's Future who blogs at Seeing the Forest joins Nicole to wade through the swamp. National security journalist Marcy Wheeler joins in at the start of the show to talk about the Gina Haspell hearing too. She wrote about it on her blog at emptywheel.net. By the way, if you're looking for the Michael Avenalli executive summary of the money Michael Cohen's LLC took in, you can find it here.
GottaLaff joins Nicole each Tuesday to discuss the day's news as gleaned from Laffy's Twitter feed in her "Tweet Spot," today dealing with Trump's pulling the US out of the JCPOA, Eric Schneiderman's abuse and resignation, and more.
Will Bunch, columnist for the Philadelphia Daily News and The Inquirer joins Nicole Sandler to discuss a couple of his recent columns on "Bernie-ism" and the state of our free press.
Every Thursday, Howie Klein of Down with Tyranny and the Blue America PAC joins Nicole Sandler to talk politics, primaries and more...
Act.TV's Julianna Forlano is covering protests this week in NYC and joins in to talk about them and more today with Nicole Sandler. Here's Julianna at yesterday's May Day rally and march in New York. This Saturday, she'll be covering the NYC Cannabis Parade. She did warn us that our political climate is working to outlaw our freedom to protest and assemble.
Every Tuesday, GottaLaff joins Nicole Sandler to talk about the news of the day as taken from Laffy's Twitter feed in her "Tweet Spot"
Every Thursday, Nicole Sandler is joined by Howie Klein of Down with Tyranny and the Blue America PAC to talk politics. Today, how Steny Hoyer and the DCCC are trying to fix a Denver congressional primary for a "New Dem" over a progressive.
Journalist Amanda Marcotte guests on today's show to discuss her new book, Troll Nation: How the Right Became Trump-Worshipping Monsters Set On Ratfucking Liberals, America, and Truth Itself.
Every Tuesday, GottaLaff joins Nicole Sandler to dish on the news of the day as taken from Laffy's Twitter feed in her "Tweet Spot".
We are in the midst of primary season! Nicole welcomes two great progressive congressional candidates who are on the next primary ballot, May 8, to the show today. Jenny Marshall, running in NC's 5th district, and Dan Canon, running in Indiana's 9th.