June 2009

  • June 11 2009 show notes

    • The hate wars have begun. The shooting at the Holocaust Memorial. Two assassinations - terrorist acts on American soil. Both the left and the right have their crazies involved in acts of violence. What's the difference? Those on the left have gone off the rails about things that most Americans would agree on, for example SLA for civil rights, or the environment, or Weather Underground for ending the Vietnam war. The ones on the right are about hating people.
  • June 10 2009 show notes

    • How did the evil empire rise? How did the modern conservative movement come about? Important civics lesson.
  • June 09 2009 show notes

  • Article: Far right makes inroads based on rising insecurity By Vincent Boland in Milan, Michael Steen in Amsterdam, and Thomas Escritt in Budapest.
    "The far right made gains in the elections, with voters in Italy, the UK, Hungary and the Netherlands, among others, supporting candidates who espoused explicitly anti-immigrant, antiIslamic and hardline nationalist platforms.
  • Latest Headlines

    One Iowa Caucus Delegate Comes Down To Coin Toss

    The Iowa caucus convener flipped a coin. Bernie Sanders supporters called "heads" and it landed on tails.

    Bernie Sanders leads Hillary Clinton by 31 points in N.H.: Poll

    Sanders was at 61 percent support in the University of Massachusetts Lowell/7News poll, followed by Mrs. Clinton, at 30 percent

    Martin O'Malley suspends presidential campaign after Iowa caucuses

    The announcement came after O'Malley barely registered in Iowa against his better-known rivals Clinton and Sanders, failing to meet already low expectations

    Community Archive

    If You Want to Win, Go Progressive

    The big question right now is whether to call Hillary Clinton a progressive, or a "moderate."

    And then there's the question of who is more electable in a general election: an unabashedly progressive democrat, like Bernie Sanders; or a "centrist" democrat, like Hillary Clinton.