12-23-14 News Notes

TRNS News Notes is brought to you by Victoria Jones. Victoria Jones is the Chief White House correspondent and global analyst of the Washington DC based Talk Radio News Service, where her insight and analysis are made available to over 400 news talk radio stations around the country and internationally. In the News Milwaukee police shooting: Federal probe NY police killings: DeBlasio speaks North Korea hack: Who dunnit? "Interview:" Movie theaters wanted limited release Cuba stands by its asylum rights After botch, Oklahoma to execute again Execution drug can cause restlessness Ho! Ho! Ho! Pope rips Curia Issa's last IRS [...]

SOTU Hangover and Rethinking Capitalism

Capitalism - certainly the brand of capitalism practiced in the US - encourages greed, selfishness and a general disregard of the well-being of others. I don't often quote any Pope, but Pope Francis is certainly right about this: Just as the commandment “Thou shalt not kill” sets a clear limit in order to safeguard the value of human life, today we also have to say “thou shalt not” to an economy of exclusion and inequality. Such an economy kills. How can it be that it is not a news item when an elderly homeless person dies of exposure, but it [...]

Nicole Sandler Show on TuneIn

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