Today is the Army Corps of Engineers' deadline for the Standing Rock #NoDAPL protesters to vacate their camps. Susana Sandoval checked in with us at the top of the show to talk about what's happening there. As of showtime, the evictions hadn't yet begun. Susana Sandoval is a human rights activist known for immigration reform work, is a migrant cultural worker and multidisciplinary artist. Purepecha Mexican descent from Chicago, she ran in the 2016 election cycle in Illinois for the U.S. Senate seat. A staunch supporter of women's leadership efforts, she was one of 3 Latinas running nationally. She has been [...]
Bernie Sanders won a decisive victory in Wisconsin last night. He's on to Wyoming for Sat. caucus, then on to New York, where Hillary Clinton and her surrogates have stepped up the lies and attacks. And the media is smearing Bernie over his NY Daily News editorial board interview which, frankly, was spot on. Today, Nicole pushes back on the corporate media narrative. Plus Deborah Newell joins in to talk a bit of FloriDUH. And energy analyst, journalist and author Antonia Juhasz tells us about women making a difference in combating climate change
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 NewsObama: Will "do my job" on SCOTUSApple won't unlock Calif gunman's phoneObama slams Trump, GOP fieldDemocrats court black votersPope to hold mass at Mexican border todayWH had plan for cyber attack on IranOil deal or no deal? Obama: Will "do my job" on SCOTUS (AP, NYT, WaPo, me)• President Obama said Tuesday he would nominate a candidate to fill the vacancy [...]
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 NewsDems: Down & dirty debateGOP candidates' cornerJanuary jobs: 4 things to watchPharma bro finally shuts upEnergy bill blocked over Flint aidObama to propose $10-a-barrel fee on oil Dems: Down & Dirty Debate (NYT, Politico, Politico, AP, AP, me)• Hillary Clinton and Bernie Sanders finally took the gloves off in an MSNBC Democratic debate at the University of New Hampshire Thursday night. Clinton [...]
Nicole Sandler recaps last night's Democratic Debate with the help of media strategist and trainer, Joel Silberman. Plus, as gas prices continue falling, Nicole speaks with Vagif Sharifov, Caspian oil markets expert from Trend News Agency based in the oil rich country of Azerbaijan.
Nicole Sandler welcomes fellow FloriDUH resident Deborah Newell Tornello for another installment of "The Oy FloriDUH Files". In hour two, things turn more serious as Antonia Juhasz returns, this time to talk about her expedition to the bottom of the Gulf of Mexico at the site of the Deepwater Horizon disaster. And she'll explain what the state of Florida actually gets right!
Rachel Maddow did her usual thorough job of explaining how North Dakota's oil boom has affected the environment. And by affected I mean utterly destroyed. And by environment I mean wildlife, rivers, water supplies, homes, and human lives: "It was carrying Bakken crude oil..." Bakken oil has had another devastating effect on North Dakota that nobody else is talking about. Please read the entire article, but to give you a taste (and a major headache), here are a few excerpts from the Los Angeles Times explaining how a "once-isolated" Indian reservation is now dealing with a whole lot more than [...]
Bob Kincaid joins us from West Virginia to talk about the oil train derailment/explosion, and his push to end mountaintop removal mining with The Ache Act. Susie Madrak talks politics and more.
It's Groundhog Day and we're doing the same stupid things again and again. Oil & energy expert, author & journalist Antonia Juhasz weighs in on Obama's decision to open the Atlantic to drilling. Plus Julianna Forlano helps Nicole Sandler unpack the week's most absurd news stories (of which there are plenty to choose from).
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