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PBC News & Comment: In the Age of Outrage, Cecil is King of the Jungle

Observing a week of social media outrage over Cecil’s slaying, we hear many calls for outrage, activism for human victims….. Continue reading PBC News & Comment: In the Age of Outrage, Cecil is King of the Jungle

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PBC News & Comment: Police Killings Continue as Campus Cop Faces Murder Charge in Cincinnati

Bodycam video unravels Cincinnati coverup, underscoring that good cops must turn in bad cops: 664 Americans killed by cops so far this year…. Continue reading PBC News & Comment: Police Killings Continue as Campus Cop Faces Murder Charge in Cincinnati

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American Revolutionary Tom Hayden Offers Unique Perspectives on Cuba and Obama’s End of the Blockade

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As embassies reopen in Havana and Washington, Tom Hayden returns for an in-depth conversation about his new book Listen Yankee: Why Cuba Matters, with some reverence for the Castro revolution and optimism about the future. Continue reading American Revolutionary Tom Hayden Offers Unique Perspectives on Cuba and Obama’s End of the Blockade

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PBC News & Comment: Gun Nuts Rally to Block “Obama Gun Grab” from Mentally Ill

In hysterical email alert, Gun Owners of America defend mentally incompetent Social Security recipients from background checks: “largest gun grab” Continue reading PBC News & Comment: Gun Nuts Rally to Block “Obama Gun Grab” from Mentally Ill

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PBC News & Comment: Vulture Funds to Puerto Rico: “It’s Greek to Me”

Puerto Rico is insolvent, can’t file bankruptcy, banksters demand austerity like Greece, including school closures, teacher layoffs, public property sales Continue reading PBC News & Comment: Vulture Funds to Puerto Rico: “It’s Greek to Me”

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PBC News & Comment: Comments from Desperate Republicans Range from Reckless to Ridiculous

From Ethiopia, Obama smacks back at GOP presidential candidates desperate for attention as Trump stunts get all the media attention….. Continue reading PBC News & Comment: Comments from Desperate Republicans Range from Reckless to Ridiculous

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Intelligent Disobedience: If You were Ordered to Waterboard a Suspect, What Would You Do?

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Ira Chaleff is an executive coach, and author of a thought-provoking new book, Intelligent Disobedience: Doing Right When What You're Told to Do Is Wrong.  We discuss a number of real-life situations, from Sandra Bland refusing the trooper's order to get out of her car to CIA waterboarding and drone pilots. Continue reading Intelligent Disobedience: If You were Ordered to Waterboard a Suspect, What Would You Do?

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Progressive Think-Tanker Phyllis Bennis Explains ISIS/ISIL/Islamic State

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Phyllis Bennis is a brilliant foreign policy analyst with a voice like Kathleen Turner's.  Today, she talks about the latest in a series of primers on conflict zones, Understanding ISIS and the New Global War on Terror. Continue reading Progressive Think-Tanker Phyllis Bennis Explains ISIS/ISIL/Islamic State

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PBC News & Comment: Turkey Enters Syrian War, Allows US to Use Airbases

In major escalation of Syrian war, Turkey attacks Islamic State and agrees to pact with US that includes Incirlik airbase….. Continue reading PBC News & Comment: Turkey Enters Syrian War, Allows US to Use Airbases

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PBC News & Comment: Tables Turned, Kerry Defends Iran Deal in Senate Hearing

In grilling before the Senate committee he used to chair, Kerry defends Iran deal as hawks repeat Israeli talking points… Continue reading PBC News & Comment: Tables Turned, Kerry Defends Iran Deal in Senate Hearing