Peter B. Collins
News and Politics from the Left Coast
From the monthly archives:
Jeffrey Feldman, expert on language and framing, critiques the Obama team’s handling of the health care battle; Sam Barry tries […]
Scott Horton on Karl Rove, the US Attorneys scandal and the Siegelman case, torture investigations, wiretapping and the 4th Amendment; […]
Philip Giraldi, former CIA and DIA officer, on US/Israel relations, AIPAC, wiretapping and Rep. Jane Harman. This is the third […]
Progressive think-tanker Andrea Batista Schlesinger, author of The Death of Why, and Deron Lovaas from NRDC. Schlesinger is on leave […]
The Battle over Healthcare: Progressive Democrat Tim Carpenter, media critic Jeff Cohen, and mad-as-hell-Dr. Gene Upham. Carpenter is the National […]
Investigative journalist Jason Leopold updates Holder’s plans for limited torture investigations; musician David Ippolito leads a grassroots effort to pressure […]
Thom Hartmann, Rep. Joe Sestak, and Gary Chew’s review of the new documentary, The Cove. Thom is my favorite progressive […]
NSA whistleblower Russell D. Tice, who was the first to report that journalists were targeted by illegal domestic wiretapping and […]
Obama’s disappointing health insurance reform; a new group called Progressives for Immigration Reform; Tommy Panik on Larry Craig’s new consulting […]
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6 Jul 2015
Greek voters reject expired bailout deal, Germany maintains hard line as Tsipras seeks path forward with Euro, finance minister resigns… Read more →
2 Jul 2015
Better late than…..IMF finally concedes that Greece needs 20-year freeze on debt repayment and “breathing space” to stabilize, grow…. Read more →
1 Jul 2015
Obama announces US will re-open embassy in Havana, and urges Congress to lift trade embargo; Radio Habana is available online…. Read more →
30 Jun 2015
Sneering at obvious evidence from botched executions, Alito gives states license for barbaric executions, as Sotomayor and Kagan equivocate…. Read more →
29 Jun 2015
Discarding his timidity, Obama displays authentic black leadership in funeral oration in Charleston, confronting gun violence, hate, America’s racial divide…. Read more →
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