Following Trump's unhinged rally in Phoenix last night, we checks in with Denis Campbell, aka @UKProgressive, publisher of UK Progressive magazine, and co-host of The Three Muckrakers podcast to get his take on how others in the world are reacting to our epic mistake of a president.
Nicole talk with UK Progressive's Dennis Campbell and his partner on the Three Muckrakers Podcast, Phil Parry, about the US presidential elections, the correlations with Brexit and other global crises. And journalist Sarah Jaffe returns to the show to discuss her first book, Necessary Trouble: Americans in Revolt. She'll be appearing at the Miami International Book Fair on Sunday Nov 20.
As the GOP circus gets underway in Cleveland and the world at large continues its descent into insanity, I've been dealing with my own personal hell. After a heart attack scare last Thursday, I've been on a roller coaster ride - and I HATE roller coasters. The heart scare, which turned out not to be a heart attack at all, was perhaps a blessing in disguise. The x-ray that was to see if my heart was swollen or enlarged instead showed a mass on my left lung. The pulmonologist wanted a PET-CT scan done, but United Healthcare had other ideas. [...]
A group of gun crazy people are actually staging a "Gun Appreciation Day" on Saturday. Seriously. Somehow, I got on their email list and have been receiving their insane notices for the past week or so. Now they're writing asking for money to advertise their misguided adventure on right wing media, as they want to "expose the weak and emotionally predatory arguments of the political Left." (Yes, that was actual verbiage from their latest missive to me.) I went to their website and clicked on the "press" tab, and found contact information for media inquiries, press statements and interview requests.: Contact: Alex [...]