Download here or click below to play Today marks the 100th anniversary of the ratification of the 19th Amendment, when women won the right to vote. It's not exactly been an easy climb since then, but it is a centennial we must acknowledge. So Cultural HERstorian Amy Simon, the woman behind the play She's History: The Most Dangerous Women in America, Then & Now" joins me to regale us with some fabulous female stories about the women who came before us. For info on some of the week's festivities and the amazing women Amy told us about today, [...]
Download here or click below to play We're two days out from the South Carolina primary election, and five days away from Super Tuesday. Everything could look very different in the presidential primary race by next week at this time! It's Thursday, so we're joined by Howie Klein of Down with Tyranny and the Blue America PAC. Today, we'll talk about Bloomberg's Freudian slip at Tuesday's debate, the party's collective freakout about Bernie, and how the coronavirus might change everything going forward...
Download here or click below to play Six of the remaining eight candidates for the Democratic nomination for president debated last night in Nevada ahead of Saturday's caucuses. It was Michael Bloomberg's debate debut, and it went about as well for him as you'd expect. We'll have the highlights to start the show today. Then, as it's Thursday, Howie Klein of Down with Tyranny and the Blue America PAC joins in the fun.
Just click to play: or download here What happens after the most corrupt president in US history is acquitted by a complicit Republican-led senate in his impeachment trial? We regroup and move forward, swatting Trump's lies and smears, and concentrating on winning in November. It's Thursday, so Howie Klein joins in from Down with Tyranny and the Blue America PAC to help lead the way toward ridding our nation of this vile, pus-filled disease that's infected the White House.
Just click to play: or download here It's the second of two days of questions from the senators in the impeachment trial of Donald Trump. We'll recap what happened yesterday, discuss how things began today and, since it's Thursday, talk with Howie Klein about the handful of so-called Democratic senators who will possibly vote against allowing witnesses to testify.
10-16-19 Nicole Sandler Show – About that Debate, the Nutjob in the WH, and the Truth about Medicare for All
I watched last night's Democratic debate so you didn't have to. On today's show, we recap the highlights and lowlights and the rest of the news of the day. We've added some bonus content to today's podcast... my interview with Dr. Steffie Woolhandler, a co-founder of Physicians for a National Health Program, who co-authored an article for The Nation entitled, "The ‘Public Option’ on Health Care Is a Poison Pill" *** Whoops. I forgot to post this. Today's comedy bit was from Now This Media... Enjoy!
Today has been a strange day - even stranger than usual in the age of D'ump. Calls from the House Democratic Caucus to open an impeachment inquiry grow louder, while Nancy Pelosi resists. But after she said Trump was engaged in a cover-up, Trump canceled their meeting and said he won't work with them until the investigations stop. We'll talk about this and the larger question of what Democrats need to do to win big in 2020 with Thomas Neuburger (the guest formerly known as Gaius Publius!)
It's been another crazy week in America! AG Bill Barr refused to participate in today's House Judiciary Hearing on the Mueller Report. Nicole has all the information along with the rest of the day's news. It's Thursday, so we visit with Howie Klein of Down with Tyranny and the Blue America PAC. Today, are the Democrats having trouble finding candidates to run and take back the senate? and more...
We're back today after a short break for the 4th of July. Since it's Thursday, Howie Klein of Down with Tyranny and the Blue America PAC joins in for our weekly discussion on politics, primaries and priorities. Today, Howie gives in to my line of thinking...
It's a busy Friday on the show as Nicole speaks with Simon Maloy of Media Matters about Trump's pardon of right wing provocateur Dinesh D'Sousa. Nicole also welcomes long-time progressive strategist Mike Lux, whose new book "How to Democrat in the Age of Trump" is released today.