Nicole gives her final What's News report of the week and then gets ready for the weekend. Singer-songwriter Jill Sobule's new album Nostalgia Kills is out and Jill's driving across the country on tour. She'll join us from the road to talk about how she's coping with Trump in the White House, and to hear some of her new songs. Check out her website at jillsobule.com.
After a look at What's News for the day, Nicole Sandler welcomes Howie Klein of Down with Tyranny and the Blue America PAC back to the show to discuss politics with just 47 days to go until the midterm elections.
Nicole is joined by journalist and author Brian Karem-- executive editor of The Sentinel Newspapers, White House correspondent for Playboy, political analyst for CNN and host of the podcast Just Ask the Question -- who's had some epic moments going up against Sarah Huckabee Sanders in the White House briefing room.
It's the 10th anniversary of the 2008 financial crisis. Nicole Sandler welcomes prizewinning author and economic historian Adam Tooze to the show to discuss his new book, Crashed: How a Decade of Financial Crises Changed the World.
As usual, Nicole Sandler begins the show with a bit of levity before launching into an update on the news of the day. It's Thursday, so Howie Klein of Down With Tyranny and the Blue America PAC joins in to talk about the meaning of the New Hampshire primary Tuesday beyond who won and lost and Donald Trump's rules of life...
It's a busy show today. At the top, Nicole is joined by Lisa Graves, former chief counsel for nominations for the ranking member of the Senate Judiciary Committee and deputy assistant attorney general in the Dept of Justice, who says Kavanaugh should be impeached for lying under oath! Lisa wrote an article for Slate titled "I Wrote Some of the Memos that Brett Kavanaugh Lied to the Senate About. He Should Be Impeached, Not Elevated." In the second half of the show, activist and new author Deray Mckesson tells us about his new book, "On the Other Side of Freedom: [...]
It's the end of a busy, eventful week. As she does every day, Nicole Sandler begins the show with a recap of the news of the day. Her guest today is Judd Legum, the founder and editor in chief of Think Progress who just started up a new daily newsletter called Popular Information. As his newsletter does each day, he'll go deep into the biggest stories of the week.