Hurricane Irma, dubbed “one of the most powerful storms in history,” is wreaking devastation across the Caribbean as it heads to Florida, barely as Texans have begun their recovery efforts from Hurricane Harvey. On today’s show we’ll speak with Thanu Yakupitiyage of 350.org about putting these storms into the climate context. Then, California is disproportionately … Continued


Hurricane Irma, dubbed “one of the most powerful storms in history,” is wreaking devastation across the Caribbean as it heads to Florida, barely as Texans have begun their recovery efforts from Hurricane Harvey. On today’s show we’ll speak with Thanu Yakupitiyage of 350.org about putting these storms into the climate context. Then, California is disproportionately … Continued


In a busy show, tax expert and Trumpologist, David Cay Johnston joins us to discuss the President-elect’s fitness for office, the “Deal Professor” Steven Davidoff Solomon unveils corporate shenanigans in Silicon Valley, and ocean conservationist, David Helvarg, tells us how Marco Rubio and Rick Scott deny climate change while their state of Florida sinks.


Obama’s Plan To Close Guantanamo Is Deeply Flawed; Florida Fast Food Workers Demand Fight for $15 Ahead of Primary; I Heart Obama – a Complex Look at the Black Community’s Relationship with the President – Part 2. Hosted by Sonali Kolhatkar.


Living Room

Voting rights 2015, and the GOP ‘debate’

Thh Voting Rights Act is 50 years old—and much weakened by current right-wing efforts to limit the franchise of minority voters.  We talk about losses—and victories.  PLUS: the first GOP presidential candidates’ debate was last night.  Who won, who lost/  We talk with John Nichols.  With host Kris Welch.


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