Morning Jumpstart Obama-Clinton: Road trip buddies FBI interviews Hillary Clinton: Emails Suicide bombing near Saudi holy site Trump Veepstakes: This week? Trump defends Star of David tweet House Democrats plan gun disruptions Sex may spread Zika more than thought America celebrates the Fourth Obama-Clinton: Road Trip Buddies (AP, NYT, me) • They've been bitter rivals, allies and colleagues. Hillary Clinton's chances of winning the WH hinge on rallying President Obama's coalition to her cause. Obama's legacy depends on her success. Eight years after they spent millions tearing each other down, the foe-to-friend story will be at the center of the [...]
We are an angry nation inside an angry world. The choice we're making in this election year is how best to deal with the anger. Nicole discusses that and more with professor and author Harvey J. Kaye, and Blue America PAC's Howie Klein
The world awoke to another terrorist attack, this time in Brussels, Belgium. We begin today's show checking in with Denis Campbell, editor of UK Progressive, for an update. Fellow commentator Benjamin Dixon weighs in on the 2016 primary season as we enter the second half. And the Gliberal Goddesses re-convene for some fabulous female facts as Women's History Month continues...
Nicole Sandler joins the world in mourning the loss of David Bowie, who succumbed to cancer last night. Denis Campbell of UK Progressive joins in to talk politics on both sides of the pond, and Jason Leopold weighs in on the 14th anniversary of Guantanamo Bay's prison camp. Plus the Golden Globes and more.
Obviously, we here at Radio or Not don't condone killing aliens - either the extraterrestrial or the "illegal" kind. Killing is wrong. But with guns, seditionists in Oregon, and Area 51 in the news today, the headline wrote itself. Joel Silberman and GottaLaff guest today.
Nicole continues analyzing the 5th GOP debate, today joined by Harvey J. Kaye- professor of Freedom and Democracy at UWGB. And David Dayen explains what’s in the spending bill… Plus the latest news, info and commentary as we head toward the end of the year.
For years, Rachel Maddow has been reporting on the willful obstructionism of Republican Congress members on all kinds of Democratic bills and, of course, any and all things proposed by President Obama. And with each GOP block, we Dems have become angrier and more frustrated. But now.I mean.Come on.Now. Now it's deadly serious. Now it's even more urgent.Now it's a matter of national security.The hypocrisy on the right is jaw-droppingly, stupidly, nauseatingly blatant, especially in light of all their chest pounding, big "tough" talk, belittling of President Obama's policies, faux bravado, threats, and misguided compulsion to "carpet bomb" Daesh (AKA ISIS, Islamic [...]
It's crazy season, with gun nuts running rampant. Today, Nicole Sandler discusses the president's speech last night with media trainer & strategist Joel Silberman. And CAF's Dave Johnson joins in to talk about the legislation still pending in Obama's lame duck presidency.
Nicole is glad to see this week end. Julianna Forlano brought some cheer to the day as she's pregnant, and we now know she's got a little girl on the way! Our Flashback Friday segment was from December 1996 at KSCA in Los Angeles with Emmylou Harris, Susanna Hoffs and Duncan Sheik who were all performing that night at our annual homeless benefit, "Gimme Shelter."
Scott Hicks is an immigration lawyer who works in refugee cases. He posted the following on Facebook here, but in Comments under that post, he also added that Facebook has told him they're scrubbing it. Isn't that just like Facebook? So he copied and pasted his own post into the Comment section in order to preserve it. It's a public comment, so I feel comfortable in not only helping him preserve it, but also sharing it with as many readers as possible:FB told me my post was being removed, but did not bother to tell me why. So, here is a repost. Most [...]