Quittin' Time in DC: no surprise, Shinseki resigns. Unexpectedly, spokesman Jay Carney quits, to spend more time lying to his family.... Continue reading PBC News & Comment: Gen. Shinseki and Jay Carney Quit Obama Administration
Pressure builds on Obama to fire VA chief Gen. Shinseki, but the hypo-critics in Congress won't cough up needed funding Continue reading PBC News & Comment: Pressure Builds to Dump Gen. Shinseki, But That Won’t Fix the V.A.
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Suzanna Danuta Walters is Director of Northeastern U.'s Women's, Gender and Sexuality Studies and Professor of Sociology, and joins us to talk about her new book The Tolerance Trap. Warning: the book and this interview may disturb conventional thinking, and mess with your mind! Continue reading Lesbian Professor Suzanna D. Walters Will Reshape Your Thinking About Gay Liberation
Obama derides Bush Doctrine as "naive and unsustainable" and articulates his own doctrine, which he mostly fails to follow...... Continue reading PBC News & Comment: In West Point Speech, Obama Tries to Recalibrate Failed Foreign Policy
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Steve Horn of DeSmogBlog returns to update us on his recent reporting on fracking, climate change, oil-laden "bomb trains" and the massive networks of oil and gas pipelines in the US. And he details the royal treatment accorded disgraced ex-CIA chief David Petraeus on his recent visit to North Dakota. Continue reading Journalist Steve Horn Returns to Update Monterey Shale’s Reduced Forecast, and Much More!
On secret Afghanistan trip, Obama revealed his secret plan to delay withdrawal, and (secret) identity of CIA chief is exposed..... Continue reading PBC News & Comment: Welcome to the United States of Secrets
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Pulitzer Prize winning reporter Jo Becker of the NY Times goes in-depth on her new book, Forcing the Spring: Inside the Fight for Marriage Equality. Continue reading Pulitzer Prize Winner Jo Becker Offers Inside View of the Struggle to Overturn Prop 8
Some serious setbacks in Washington this week on surveillance reform, a bad judicial nomination, attempt to fix NDAA detention clause.... Continue reading PBC News & Comment: Bad Week in Washington for Progressive Issues
Another one bites the dust: Ed Schultz ends syndicated radio show after 10 years, will shift to one-hour daily webcast..... Continue reading PBC News & Comment: Ed Schultz Cancels His Syndicated Radio Show
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Sharing stories of small-world coincidences, Mike Marino is looking for your support to re-launch his "Pease" flag during this time of conflict in many parts of our world. Continue reading Peace Activist Mike Marino is Re-introducing His ‘Pease’ Flag From the 1970’s