5-10-16 Quick Morning News

 Victoria Jones created and edits Quick Morning News. She is chief White House correspondent with Washington DC-based Talk Media News, where her insight and analysis are made available to over 400 news talk radio stations around the country and internationally. Quick NewsNorth Carolina bathroom law: Lawsuits flyRyan: Don't "fake" party unitySanders: It's not overGarland: Questionnaire to Senate panel - unaskedFacebook accused of bias: Conservative newsAre they still reading our emails?Maverick wins Philippines presidency: In quotes... North Carolina Bathroom Law: Lawsuits Fly (AP, Reuters, me)• The Justice Dept sued North Carolina on Monday over the state's new bathroom law after the governor refused to back [...]

5-5-16 Quick Morning News

 Victoria Jones created and edits Quick Morning News. She is chief White House correspondent with Washington DC-based Talk Media News, where her insight and analysis are made available to over 400 news talk radio stations around the country and internationally. Happy Cinco de Mayo! Quick NewsKasich: Out / Trump's The One"President Trump?" - First 100 daysBernie won't commit to ClintonObama: Flint crisis "I've got your back"DoJ warns North Carolina: Bathroom lawPrince arranged to meet addiction doctor: Lawyer Kasich: Out, Trump: The One (AP, Hill,Politico, Texas Tribune, me)• Donald Trump's last Republican rival, Gov John Kasich (R-Ohio), ended his quixotic presidential campaign Wednesday: "As I suspend [...]

4-13-16 Quick Morning News

 Victoria Jones created and edits Quick Morning News. She is chief White House correspondent with Washington DC-based Talk Media News, where her insight and analysis are made available to over 400 news talk radio stations around the country and internationally. Quick NewsRyan rules out WH run: NooooTrump, Cruz, Kasich: Hammer! Slam! Blast!Democrats battle in New YorkGrassley, Garland meet: MehNorth Carolina gov claims to fix bias lawObama promotes equal pay, women's equality Ryan Rules Out WH Run: Nooo (Politico, Hill, me)• House Speaker Paul Ryan (R-Wis) isn't running for president. He will not allow his name to be put in for the nomination - and [...]

Still Marching!

Fifty years later, we're still marching. Fifty years (and six months) ago, 200,00-300,ooo people turned out for the March on Washington for Jobs and Freedom. This past Saturday 80,00-100,0o0 showed up in Raleigh North Carolina for the Moral March , something that has actually been happening in Raleigh every February since 2007 as part of the HKonJ -Historic Thousands on Jones Street (where the legislature meets). Writing about the march for RH Reality Check, PFAW's Peter Montgomery explains Last year’s merciless legislative assault on voting rights, public education, health care, and poor families gave progressive organizing a renewed urgency. Multimillionaire [...]

Spreading Morality

Mountain Moral Monday's first outing drew an estimated 10,000 people With the beginning of the school year a mere two weeks away here in South Florida, I have to run right after the show today to take my kid to a doctor's appointment... So, a quick rundown of what's on tap in today's show: The North Carolina legislative session has finally drawn to a close, so the Moral Monday protesters have taken their protests on the road.  Yesterday, it was Mountain Moral Monday event in Asheville that drew an estimated 10,000 people.  We'll speak with activist Terry Van [...]

All the News The Corporate Media Doesn’t Deem You Fit to Know

As today's show ended, we were an hour away from the verdict in the Bradley Manning court martial.  I have no numbers to back this up, but I'd guess that if you took a poll of the American people, the vast majority would have no clue that the trial was even happening, let alone who Manning is or what he's accused of doing. I do believe people are responsible for their lack of knowledge; but in this case, the blame rests just as squarely on the shoulders of the corporate media who has a vested interest in controlling the messages [...]

Truth is Stranger Than Fiction

{play}http://traffic.libsyn.com/radioornot/20120508_Nicole_Sandler_Show_.mp3{/play} Podcast: Play in new window. I say it all the time.  Some of the shit that's going on is so utterly unbelievable that it couldn't be fiction, because we'd never buy it.  But Mitt Romney is surrounding himself with the same war-loving Neo Cons who enabled the madness of President George Bush II. As I welcomed The Nation's Ari Berman to the show this morning, I warned that his new cover story, "Mitt Romney's Neocon War Cabinet" is more frightening than any horror movie you'll see at the local multiplex.  In fact,  you might not want to read this [...]

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