From the monthly archives:

October 2012

Brad Friedman’s Final Pre-Election Update on Possibilities for Election Fraud, and Backbiting from the Side of Potential Victims; Gary Chew Reviews ‘Cloud Atlas’

October 29, 2012

Preview Clip Brad Friedman of Bradblog returns for one more pre-election interview, commenting on recent coverage of election issues and smears from establishment types;  Gary Chew tells us about Cloud Atlas.

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Boiling Frogs: Eric Draitser Details Austerity Programs in Europe, and What Austerity Looks Like in US

October 25, 2012

Preview Clip Eric Draitser, who is now a regular contributor to Boiling Frogs Post, on the deadly impacts of economic austerity programs in Europe, coming soon to the United States.

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One on One with Colorful Globetrotting Reporter Pepe Escobar–Don’t Miss This One!

October 24, 2012

Preview Clip Our favorite globetrotting reporter, Pepe Escobar, joins us in-studio for the first time, and shares his encyclopedic knowledge on many issues.Escobar, who writes for the online publication Asia Times, was in the Bay Area as he roams the west in advance of our November 6 elections.  He watched the final Obama-Romney debate with […]

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Truthout Investigator Jason Leopold Tells the Story of 10-Year Gitmo Prisoner, Adnan Latif, a Reported Suicide in September

October 22, 2012

Preview Clip Investigative journalist Jason Leopold returns to detail his in-depth report on the life and death of an innocent prisoner at Guantanamo, Adnan Latif of Yemen.

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Breaking: Brad Friedman on Arrest of GOP Voter Registration Worker, plus Overview of Voter Suppression Efforts; Not Broken: Mumia Abu-Jamal, Profiled in Powerful New Documentary

October 19, 2012

Preview Clip, both segments Brad Friedman of on his report on arrest of GOP voter registration worked linked to Nathan Sproul, who was reportedly “fired” by RNC; filmmaker Stephen Vittoria on his new film Long Distance Revolutionary, an impressive look at the life and work of Mumia Abu-Jamal 

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Important Environmental Reports: Steve Horn on Friends of Frackers–Komen Foundation and SUNY Buffalo; Bob Kincaid on the Human Cost of Mountaintop Mining and the ACHE Act

October 17, 2012

Preview Clip Investigative journalist Steve Horn returns to expose unholy alliances of fracking industry: Susan G. Komen Foundation and SUNY Buffalo;  Bob Kincaid from West Virginia describes the health impacts of mountaintop removal coal mining and Rep. Dennis Kucinich’s ACHE Act.

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Rep. Jackie Speier Reports on Efforts to End Sex Assault and Rape in the Military; Retied from State Dept., Peter van Buren Reveals the True Story of Benghazi, and Critiques Veep Debate; Gary Chew Reviews Ben Affleck’s ‘Argo’

October 12, 2012

Preview Clip–both interviews Rep. Jackie Speier (D-CA) reports on the struggle to end rape and sexual assault in the military; retired State Dept. worker Peter van Buren details the true narrative of Benghazi attack, and tells us what was not covered in the vice presidential debate.  Gary Chew reviews the Ben Af-flick, Argo. 

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Political Prisoners Update: Gov. Don Siegelman’s Daughter Asks for Your Support of Clemecy Petition; Filmmakers George and Beth Gage on Tim DeChristopher, “Bidder 70″

October 10, 2012

Preview Clip Dana Siegelman asks for your help with Presidential clemency petitions to free her father; George and Beth Gage talk about environmental activist Tim DeChristopher and their new documentary, Bidder 70. 

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Globetrotting Activist Col. Ann Wright Comments on Drones, Targeted Killing, Israel/Palestine, and Rape in the US Military

October 5, 2012

Preview Clip Col. Ann Wright, just back from Pakistan, returns to talk about a wide range of issues.

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Podcast Special: Words. Prof. Geoffrey Nunberg on “A**holes, a Powerful, Colorful Term; Wordcatcher Phil Cousineau Shares Words from His New Book

October 1, 2012

Preview Clip Explicit Language! Prof. Geoffrey Nunberg’s new book, Ascent of the A-Word: Assholism, the First Sixty Years. Phil Cousineau shares many words from his new collection, The Painted Word.

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