https://media.zencastr.com/audio-files/5e0cc41aa9798f001400ff98/abfb1bd4-2b40-453c-a4a5-de3905f0816d.mp3 It is finally Friday. There's a slew o' news, as usual, and I'll run down a bunch of it.We'll also visit with Cody Cassidy, author of the new book, HOW TO SURVIVE HISTORY: HOW TO OUTRUN A TYRANNOSAURUS, ESCAPE POMPEII, GET OFF THE TITANIC, AND SURVIVE THE REST OF HISTORY'S DEADLIEST CATASTROPHES.We'll find out if he has the answer to the 64 million dollar question: How to survive the Trump years?Daniel Ellsberg died today. I promised I'd share his last appearance on Democracy Now from May 1, below. And an interview with his son Robert Ellsberg that was just published [...]
We wrap up another week on the Nicole Sandler Show with a roundup of the latest news, and a conversation with Professor Harvey J. Kaye about his brand new book, Take Hold of Our History: Make America Radical Again.
Things didn't go as well as we had hoped last night, but the political revolution continues. This morning, Nicole Sandler opens the phones to talk with her listeners - from the Bernie or Busters to those who say we must unify to defeat Trump . Deborah Newell became a citizen to be able to vote for Bernie Sanders, and joins in today to talk about the road forward.
The photographer at work. The camera is a remarkable instrument. Saturate yourself with your subject and the camera will all but take you by the hand. ~ Margaret Bourke-White Few American pioneers of photography or photojournalism can lay claim to the panache or the professional legacy of the dauntless, daring Margaret Bourke-White ... particularly few women have a prayer of doing so. Many artists adventure, yet a scant handful participate in history. Over the wide-ranging course of her career, Margaret was in turn torpedoed in the Mediterranean, strafed by the Luftwaffe, stranded on a remote Arctic island, [...]