The Pacifica Evening News, Weekdays

The Pacifica Evening News, Weekdays – April 10, 2019

Comprehensive coverage of the day’s news with a focus on war and peace; social, environmental and economic justice. News Spotlight: Bernie Sanders Unveils Medicare for All Proposal @07:40 Vermont Senator and Democratic Presidential candidate  Bernie Sanders  unveiled a new version of his “Medicare for All” plan …Sanders said the legislation would guarantee health care to … Continued


Today as self describe socialist Bernie Sanders announced that he will seek the white house once again we are in conversation of the history of socialism in United States. Guest: Richard D. Wolff is Professor of Economics Emeritus, University of Massachusetts, Amherst. He is currently a Visiting Professor in the Graduate Program in International Affairs of the … Continued


“A Racist, Xenophobic Attack”: Immigrant Rights Activist Decries Trump Remarks About Southern Border; Bernie Sanders Responds to Trump’s Border Wall Address, Debunking President’s Lies About Immigration; Longtime Reporter Leaves NBC Saying Media Is “Trump Circus” That Encourages Perpetual War; William Arkin on Homeland Security’s Creeping Fascism and Why the CIA & FBI Won’t Save Us … Continued


“A Racist, Xenophobic Attack”: Immigrant Rights Activist Decries Trump Remarks About Southern Border; Bernie Sanders Responds to Trump’s Border Wall Address, Debunking President’s Lies About Immigration; Longtime Reporter Leaves NBC Saying Media Is “Trump Circus” That Encourages Perpetual War; William Arkin on Homeland Security’s Creeping Fascism and Why the CIA & FBI Won’t Save Us … Continued


Mehdi Hasan on George H.W. Bush’s Ignored Legacy: War Crimes, Racism and Obstruction of Justice; Remembering George H.W. Bush’s Inaction on AIDS at Home While Detaining HIV+ Haitians at Guantánamo; Interview: Bernie Sanders on Ending Yemen War, Medicare for All, Green New Deal & the Stop BEZOS Act; Full Bernie Sanders Speech on Economic Justice, … Continued


Mehdi Hasan on George H.W. Bush’s Ignored Legacy: War Crimes, Racism and Obstruction of Justice; Remembering George H.W. Bush’s Inaction on AIDS at Home While Detaining HIV+ Haitians at Guantánamo; Interview: Bernie Sanders on Ending Yemen War, Medicare for All, Green New Deal & the Stop BEZOS Act; Full Bernie Sanders Speech on Economic Justice, … Continued


0:08 – The US House Democratic leadership is called into question, and former House Leader Nancy Pelosi is vying to keep her chair. We’re joined by Norman Solomon (@normansolomon), National coordinator of the online activist group RootsAction.org, to explain. He’s the author of many books on media, politics, and public policy, including War Made Easy: How Presidents … Continued