As the shutdown becomes the longest government shutdown in American history, today's guest Harvey J. Kaye reminds us what a real president was like. Today is the 75th Anniversary of FDR's 1944 SOTU address calling for a Second Bill of Rights - an Economic Bill of Rights for all Americans. He tells us all about it on today's show.
Nicole Sandler welcomes Professor and author Harvey J. Kaye back to the show at a time when things seem so dire to remind us of what this nation is capable of with a look back at FDR's Four Freedoms. Kaye will be hosting a night of films in that theme on TCM Monday 5/21, and tells us all about it.
In the last 24 hours alone, Donald Trump endorsed the repeal of ACA with no replacement, Kris Kobach’s voter suppression commission demands voter data from states (1 by 1 they’re saying no), the WSJ report says Michael Flynn may have been part of effort to get Clinton's deleted emails from Russian hackers, Joe Scarborough and Mika Brezezinski say Trump used the National Enquirer to blackmail them, and the House Appropriations Committee passed an amendment put forth by Barbara Lee to end the 2001 AUMF- now it goes on to full House & Senate. It's our last show before the 4th of [...]
Nicole Sandler is live on New Year's Eve morning to bid farewell to 2015 and life as a single woman! Harvey j. Kaye joins in to recap 2015 and tell us about FDR's Four Freedoms speech, coming up on its 75th anniversary this week. The phone lines are opened for year-end thoughts, predictions and more.
Today Nicole is joined by two guests: Harvey J. Kaye is a historian and author of "The Fight for the Four Freedoms" about FDR, and history as facts that help inform the future; and former CIA Analyst Ray McGovern who famously confronted Donald Rumsfeld about his lies in 2006 and will call him out again today for trying to rewrite history
Today, Nicole longs for good things - like a new New Deal. She discusses that with author/professor Harvey J Kaye. GottaLaff joins in for hour 2, talking about cops killing unarmed black men and other things that need to change in our world.
It's Flashback Friday! Nicole speaks with author Harvey J. Kaye about "The Fight for The Four Freedoms," his new book about FDR. For our musical segment, it's Nicole's 1994 interview with Boz Scaggs from LA's KSCA. And, on the 35th anniversary of her death, Nicole remembers her mom.