Lots of rumors—what is the substance, so far, of the new administration in Washington D.C.? PLUS: a report from Standing Rock, where water protectors are under attack. AND: WHY is there an ‘electoral college’ and how do we get rid of it? With host Kris Welch.
While much of the public is still reeling over the election of Donald Trump, the power of his appeal may be less surprising than we think, given America’s long history of right-wing populism and the contradictions of liberalism. Steve Fraser traces the history of the notion of the limousine liberal, central to right-wing populism and … Continued
Bernie or Hillary: who you gonna vote for—and why? Plus: is the stand-off in Oregon over—or was it just the beginning? AND: why Nordic style socialism works. We’ll also have a on-the-ground report from Iowa. with host Kris Welch.
Hillary Clinton must be worried: her daughter Chelsea attacked Bernie Sanders—on health care???? PLUS a new Asian colossus, the Infrastructure Investment Bank, launches this weekend, an unprecedented alternative to the World Bank. AND a tribute to John Ross. With host Kris Welch.
Hillary Clinton threw her hat in the ring for the Democratic Presidential nomination. We’ll host a roundtable discussion on the Clinton candidacy. With: Rosa Clemente, 2008 Green Party Vice Presidential Candidate, Community Organizer, and Visiting Professor at Cal State LA Adele Stan, Senior Editor at The American Prospect John Nichols, political correspondent with The Nation … Continued