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PBC News & Comment: 19 Years After Clinton Deregulation, Radio Industry Teeters

Dickey brothers have run Cumulus Media into the ground, 460 stations in 90 markets face imminent bankruptcy, more cutbacks likely… Continue reading PBC News & Comment: 19 Years After Clinton Deregulation, Radio Industry Teeters

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PBC News & Comment: Stockton Mayor Protests Unconstitutional Airport Detention and Computer Inspection

Stockton’s mayor protests detention at San Francisco airport and confiscation of laptops, cellphone, on return from official trip to China Continue reading PBC News & Comment: Stockton Mayor Protests Unconstitutional Airport Detention and Computer Inspection

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PBC News & Comment: Final Deal Reached on Dangerous Trans Pacific Partnership

TPP final agreement is announced, fast-track permits only one House vote and one Senate vote on Obama’s pro-corporate legacy…. Continue reading PBC News & Comment: Final Deal Reached on Dangerous Trans Pacific Partnership

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PBC News & Comment: America’s Stalemate on Addressing Gun Violence Continues

Obama’s deep frustration and anger at the gun lobby are understandable, but his tone and timing give ground to opponents…. Continue reading PBC News & Comment: America’s Stalemate on Addressing Gun Violence Continues

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PBC News & Comment: At UN, Putin Exposes Obama’s Flaws on Foreign Policy

Wily Putin upstages Obama with Russia’s entry into Syrian war and surprise intelligence sharing deal that includes Iraq, Syria, Iran… Continue reading PBC News & Comment: At UN, Putin Exposes Obama’s Flaws on Foreign Policy

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PBC News & Comment: Boehner, the Tearful Clown, Will Step Down as Speaker; Shaker Aamer to be Released from Gitmo!

Unable to control his radical rightwing caucus, John Boehner says he’s retiring at end of October; will replacement be worse?.... Continue reading PBC News & Comment: Boehner, the Tearful Clown, Will Step Down as Speaker; Shaker Aamer to be Released from Gitmo!

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PBC News & Comment: America’s Arrogant, Brutal Cops Run Wild

In Indiana, Baltimore and Springfield, MO, egregious cases of excessive force and thug tactics reported, as police killings total 861 this year… Continue reading PBC News & Comment: America’s Arrogant, Brutal Cops Run Wild