https://redirect.zencastr.com/r/episode/6567d7bd4f85f8976e981c81/audio-files/5e0cc41aa9798f001400ff98/1ccc88b0-4fd5-4e45-9f2e-b294798a00b2.mp3 Click above to play, right click the button below and "save as" to download and save -- scroll down for the video Deborah Ben Aderet grew up in Illinois, but moved to Israel a dozen or so years ago. She met her husband there, they had two children and lived on a Kibbutz just a few miles north of the Gaza border. She's my guest today. We're not going to talk politics, but instead Deborah will tell us about life in Israel, life on a Kibbutz, life near the Gaza border where they were under constant rocket [...]
View on Zencastr The asterisk in the title of today's show isn't mine; it's in the title of the book I'll be discussing with the one & only Joan Walsh today: CORPORATE BULLSH*T: EXPOSING THE LIES AND HALF-TRUTHS THAT PROTECT PROFIT, POWER, AND WEALTH IN AMERICA. Joan wrote the book with two co-authors-- progressive billionaire Nick Hanauer (who I've long wished to interview) and founder and executive director of In the Public Interest Donald Cohen (who I have interviewed before). Joan, of course, is now national affairs correspondent for THE NATION, who's been writing about the news from [...]
View on Zencastr The news is horrifying. It doesn't matter what side of the issue you fall, and you know what issue I'm talking about, it's beyond comprehension. So we did just that yesterday. Turned off the news and drove up to Sedona to take in the beauty of nature and the magic of Sedona I've heard so much about. Sadly, today is Monday, so it's back to the real world and the ugly reality of hate and war. And the Republican party. After a few minutes about the lack of any legitimacy in the House Republican Caucus, I [...]
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 NewsTrump under fire for Muslim "plan"Democrats' scathing reaxTerror couple: Latest - plotted attackSpending bill: No deal in sight - tick tickDemocrats push gun votesSCOTUS: "One person one vote"Dems slam Cruz' climate "denier" hearing Trump Under Fire for Muslim "Plan" (NYT, NYT, Politico, BBC, Politico, Hill, me)• Donald Trump on Tuesday stood by his call to block all Muslims from entering the U.S. He [...]
Nicole Sandler imagines a world that still had John Lennon in it, 35 years after a bullet killed him. Proving that the world isn't fair, Donald Trump doubles down on hate and bigotry. And the Gliberal Goddesses gather in hour two...
TRNS News Notes is brought to you by Victoria Jones. Victoria Jones is the Chief White House correspondent and global analyst of the Washington DC based Talk Radio News Service, where her insight and analysis are made available to over 400 news talk radio stations around the country and internationally. News NowBelgium makes arrests / Brussels high alertObama: ISIS "bunch of killers"Obama / Hollande summit TuesdayPrince Charles inserts foot in mouth over Syria/climateTrump: Maybe black protester should have been beatenTrump's bogus claim about "Arabs" and 9/11Carson wants to monitor - everyone?Iran sentences WaPo journalist to jailVictorious Edwards moves to Louisiana [...]
This morning, Nicole Sandler deals with the weekend's events - from Friday's terrorist attacks in Paris to Saturday's Democratic debate.
TRNS News Notes is brought to you by Victoria Jones. Victoria Jones is the Chief White House correspondent and global analyst of the Washington DC based Talk Radio News Service, where her insight and analysis are made available to over 400 news talk radio stations around the country and internationally. Courtroom erupts after judge sentences prominent Egyptian activist to 5 years in prison after retrial for breaking protest law (AP, BBC) In the News DHS funding: GOP plots new strategy Giuliani: Man obsessed Giuliani defends in WSJ op-ed Pols rise and fall in reax New SecDef gathers top brass for [...]
Nicole talks about the changes the marked the start of the 114th Congress, while all around us the world seems to be falling apart. Sherry Hardy-Howarth updates us on the shooting attack in Paris, Susie Madrak weighs in on Chris Christie's latest faux pas, and Marc Krupanski joins in discussion of our police problems.
As if we needed any more evidence that the world has, indeed, gone mad... Yesterday, ISIS released another video of one of their masked, cowardly, subhuman, heartless, soulless, thug terrorists beheading another American journalist, Steven Sotloff. Today's blog will be short, with just links to the people and stories I spoke with and about today, as I'm not feeling well and the news is making me even sicker... Dean Obeidallah was up first to discuss his latest for The Daily Beast, "It'll Take More Than Bombs to Stop ISIS". (When you're done with that, definitely click over to read, "Stop the [...]