Each Thursday afternoon, Howie Klein of Down with Tyranny and the Blue America PAC joins Nicole Sandler to talk about the current state of politics. Today, what happened in Illinois' primary, and some parallels to a primary race coming up in NY.
Nicole checks in with Denis Campbell, publisher of UKProgressive magazine and co-host of the Three Muckrakers podcast to talk about the recent news regarding Russia's poisoning of a former spy and his daughter on UK soil, Cambridge Analytica and Facebook, the Russian election and more.
Blogger and podcaster Driftglass joins Nicole Sandler today to talk about the insanity in our world and what goes on at the NY Times' editorial page. Find Driftglass' blog here, and the Professional Left Podcast here.
Every Thursday, Howie Klein of Down with Tyranny and the Blue America PAC joins Nicole Sandler to talk politics. Today, they focus on the PA-18 special election which narrowly went to the Democrat, and how the DCCC is still trying to sabotage progressives in primary races.
Today is National School Walkout Day, as students around the nation are walking out in solidarity with Stoneman Douglas High School, where our last mass shooting happened a month ago. Nicole welcomes Elaine Weiss to the show, author of The Woman's Hour: The Great Fight to Win the Vote, about the fight for the woman's vote almost a century ago.
March is Women's History Month and yesterday was International Women's Day. Nicole Sandler welcomes cultural herstorian Amy Simon back to the show, the creator, writer and performer of "She's History: A Play About Women who Make and Made History".
Every Thursday, Nicole Sandler chats with Howie Klein of Down with Tyranny and the Blue America PAC about politics. Today they focus in on the Texas primary results and Democrats who joined with Republicans to gut Dodd-Frank, and more.
Nicole Sandler welcomes journalist and author Johann Hari back to the show to talk about his new book, Lost Connections: Uncovering the Real Causes of Depression-- and the Unexpected Solutions. Find out more about the book at thelostconnections.com.