May 2021

  • Thursday 27 May '21 show notes

    • Shouldn't we join the rest the rest of the developed world in protecting & nurturing our children during their most critical developmental period? - Carrie Lukas, President - Independent Women's Forum, Author, Checking Progressive Privilege / Mom of five
    • The Ugly Truth: Republicans Want More Poverty & Crime - And you can bet your bottom dollar they'll continue complaining about the crime that they've created, particularly in the election ads they'll start running next year
    • Savers vs Spenders - Economist Dr. Richard Wolff, Democracy At Work / Author of numerous books - his latest is The Sickness is the System (now also available as an e-book)
    • Is it the time of reckoning for communities? - Dr. Joi Lewis CEO & Founder - The Healing Justice Foundation - a national nonprofit founded in Minneapolis, providing community resources to address inequities & offering urgent healing and support to Black people / Author - Healing: The Act of Radical Self Care
  • Wednesday 26 May '21 show notes

    • America's Cops are Having Their Harvey Weinstein Moment
    • If Trump is actually indicted, how do you think that will play out? Will MAGAts be in the streets?
    • What Police Reform is needed? How important is civilian oversight? How do we get there? - Ash-Lee Woodard Henderson, Co-Executive Director - the Highlander Center / Activist - Movement 4 Black Lives
    • Why Merrick Garland is Protecting Bill Barr
    • Democrats Need to Stop Being the "Charlie Brown" To the Republican Lucy...
    • What Do the Republicans Have On Joe Manchin?
  • Tuesday 25 May '21 show notes

    • Can America Rise Above Racism & Embrace a Higher Vision of a Common Humanity?
    • Does America Have the Seeds of Racial Harmony? - Egberto Willies, activist, a radio host and a writer, New book: "It's Worth It: How to Talk To Your Right-Wing Relatives, Friends, and Neighbors"
    • One Year Anniversary of George Floyd's Murder - Joe Madison, The Black Eagle, Host-The Joe Madison Show (weekdays 6-10am on SiriusXM ch. 126 Urban View)
    • One Year Anniversary of George Floyd's Murder - Kymone Freeman, Program Director / Host - We Act Radio & Black Lives Matter DC
    • Monsanto's Roundup Failed to Account for Risks to Monarch Butterflies and Other Endangered Species - Bill Freese, Science Policy Analyst - Center for Food Safety
    • Is the Next Phase of the Pandemic a Disease Spread by Ideology?
  • Monday 24 May '21 show notes

    • Was Jan 6th Worse Than 9/11?
    • Jan 6th Insurrectionists Still Think Trump Will Get them off because he Messed with their Minds
    • Belarus: Does American Have Different Standard for White Countries?
    • Republicans Are Stealing the Commons - While Democrats want to expand the commons, Republicans want to steal it & make it billionaire- or corporate-owned.
  • Friday 21 May '21 show notes

    • Anything Goes...
    • Blowing Up the Billionaires' Con that's Shattering America
    • When Is America Going to Reform Police?
    • American democracy is in even worse shape than you think
    • New study exposes falsehood of Republican claim that unemployment aid keeps people from working
  • Thursday 20 May '21 show notes

    • Americans May Only See Fascism in the Rear-View Mirror When it's Too Late
    • 7 Oregon Counties Have Voted to Secede From Oregon and Join Idaho...Is This Fracture Part of Fascism?
    • What Does a Weak or Strong Dollar Mean to You? - Economist Dr. Richard Wolff, Democracy At Work / Author of numerous books - his latest is The Sickness is the System (now also available as an e-book)
    • How a Worrisome Coronavirus Variant is Spreading Unnoticed...
    • Science Revolution: Climate Change Makes Zombie Fires More Common... - Dr. Michael Mann, Distinguished Professor of Meteorology & Director, Earth System Science Center-Penn State University / Member-National Academy of Sciences / author of several books including including his latest just out, The New Climate War / (previously, The Madhouse Effect: How Climate Change Denial Is Threatening Our Planet, Destroying Our Politics, and Driving Us Crazy) / Recipient of the Tyler Prize
    • This is How Structural Racism works - Do You Have an Example?
  • Wednesday 19 May '21 show notes

    • National Progressive Townhall Meeting - Representative Mark Pocan (D-WI, 2nd District)
    • The Election War of 2024 Is Being Fought Now - This is not a fight over something like the minimum wage. This is a battle for the survival of the American republic and in a larger sense, it's about the survival of democracy across the world
    • Crazy Alert - New Right Wing Conspiracy - Biden Faked His Electric Truck Drive
    • Why Dark Money Doesn't Work & Why We Need HR1 Right Away...
  • Tuesday 18 May '21 show notes

    • GOP Is Raising the Next Racist Generation of Right Wing Crackpots
    • Will the Jan 6th Commission Be a Joke Just Like the 9/11 Commission?
    • Trump's Paramilitaries Have Turned GOPers Into Bullies or Left Them "Scared Sh**less" - But Democrats have some big sticks, if they choose to use them...
    • Should the CDC Revoke Their New Mask Rule?
    • New Study Says - Trump Supporters May Share the Same Narcissistic Traits That Trump Exhibits...Surprised?
  • Monday 17 May '21 show notes

    • Life Will Dramatically Change Under Brutal American Oligarchy - The stakes are higher than they've been since the 1860s and the 1930s.
    • National Progressive Townhall Meeting - Congresswoman Pramila Jayapal (D-WA, 7th District / Chair, Congressional Progressive Caucus
    • His Family in the West Bank Dealing w/the Current Crisis. - Dean Obeidallah, Host of Dean Obeidallah show weekdays 6-9PMET @SXMProgress Radio Ch127/Columnist-The Daily Beast
    • Why Biden should reappoint Powell as Fed chair, as soon as possible - Dean Baker, Senior Economist - Center for Economic and Policy Research, which he co-founded in 1999. Author of several books, including Rigged: How Globalization and the Rules of the Modern Economy Were Structured to Make the Rich Richer / Read more at his blog "Beat the Press"
    • The Resurrection of Reagan's Welfare Queen - David Sirota, Founder-The Daily Poster / Jacobin Magazine Editor & Guardian Columnist
  • Friday 14 May '21 show notes

    • Anything Goes Friday! Will You Continue to Wear a Mask in Stores...Elsewhere?
    • The 2024 Treasonous Plot to Steal the Presidency Exposed, Yet Still Working
    • Progressive Town Hall - Representative Ro Khanna (D-CA, 17th District)
    • Anything Goes Friday...What's on Your Mind? Thom Takes Your Calls...

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