Sue's Daily Summaries

Friday 18 June '21 show notes

  • Happy Juneteenth / Anything Goes Friday
  • How the Demise of Local Entrepreneurialism Is the Death of the American Dream...
  • The FBI is Calling January 6th Terrorism...Why Isn't Everyone Else?

Thursday 17 June '21 show notes

  • Are Red-State Covid Deaths about to Skyrocket? - Dr. Eric Feigl-Ding, Epidemiologist & Health Economist / Adjunct Senior Fellow - Federation of American Scientists
  • Why Is America the Only Developed Nation With No Right To Healthcare?
  • Could Money Market Funds Collapse? - Economist Dr. Richard Wolff, Democracy At Work / Author of numerous books - his latest is The Sickness is the System
  • Choose: Voting Rights or The US Chamber - Karl Frisch, Senior Adviser - AccountableUS
  • Can the Poor Beat the Lust for Profits? - Lori Wallach, Public Citizen's Trade Watch

Wednesday 16 June '21 show notes

  • National Progressive Townhall Meeting - Representative Mark Pocan (D-WI, 2nd District)
  • One of Them Has To Go...the GOP or America As We Know It...
  • Trump Attempted a Coup and Now We Have Proof! And, It's Still Going On...
  • As a Purely Political Move, is Making, Hate, Racism and Misogyny Acceptable Again...
  • 20% of Asymptomatic Covid Develop Long Covid...

Tuesday 15 June '21 show notes

  • How Trump Made Being a Psychopath Fashionable
  • How Republicans Will Push the Poor Into Deeper Poverty...
  • The Sad Story of the Southern Slaveholders That Conservatives Want 8th Graders to Know...
  • America On Fire: The Untold History of Police Violence and Black Rebellion Since the 1960' - Professor Elizabeth Hinton Historian / Associate Professor of History & African American Studies at Yale University and Professor of Law at Yale Law School, Author of the new book, America On Fire / previously, From the War on Poverty to the War on Crime

Monday 14 June '21 show notes

  • Democrats Must Use the Most Powerful Word In Politics
  • Mark Karlin ( tells his former highschool classmate, A.G. Merrick Garland, "Defending the indefensible is not your job."
  • Today's Moral March on Manchin - Pam Garrison, Spokesperson - West Virginia chapter of the Poor People's Campaign
  • "Economic Freedom" be the Billionaire's New Phrase to Repace "Capitalism"?
  • Civilized To Death - Christopher "Chris" Ryan PhD, Author of 5 books, including his latest: Civilized to Death: The Price of Progress

Friday 11 June '21 show notes

  • Trump, Who Corrupted the Highest Office in America, Must Be Prosecuted
  • Anything Goes...
  • Right Wing Claiming Free Daycare Makes Women "Handmaidens For Capitalism"though maybe his family blackmailed him

Thursday 10 June '21 show notes

  • Why Fox News Claims "They" Are Taking Away “White Culture”
  • Where Is the DOJ as QAnon Backs a New Paramilitary Group?
  • Trump's Cult is Consolidating...
  • Why All the Hysteria About Inflation? Is It Justified? - 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)
  • Why Joe Manchin Will Never Become a Republican?

Wednesday 09 June '21 show notes

  • The Right Wing Is Surfing On Trump's Bullying and Getting Away With It...
  • Hiding the Union Busters - Julia Rock, Journalist - The Daily Poster
  • Fix SSI and fire the Trump appointees who are sabotaging Social Security! - Alex Lawson, Executive Director - Social Security Works / Strengthen Social Security

Tuesday 08 June '21 show notes

  • Should America Outlaw Homelessness?
  • What's It Going to Take to Make the Rich Pay Their Fair Share?
  • While the Senate Refuses to Investigate Jan. 6th In a Meaningful Way - the FBI Finds That Right Wing Violence Has Been Heavily Planned By the White Supremacists...
  • QAnon-Supporting Candidates Are On the Rise - Angelo Carusone, President/CEO - Media Matters For America
  • Battle for the Soul: Inside the Democrats' Camapigns to Defeat Trump - Edward Isaac Dovere, Political journalist - The Atlantic & Author - Battle for the Soul: Inside the Democrats' Campaigns to Defeat Trump

Monday 07 June '21 show notes

  • Can America Function As A Multi-Racial, Multi-Ethnic, Multi-Religious Democracy?
  • Wendell Potter, Center for Health and Democracy / Tarbell / author, Deadly Spin & Nation on the Take: How Big Money Corrupts Our Democracy and What We Can Do About It
  • The Poor, Tortured, Praying Republicans!
  • The Division of Light and Power - Dennis Kucinich, Former U.S. Congressman (D-OH), Public Servant & author, The Division of Light and Power
  • Peru's Polarized Election - Medea Benjamin, Activist/Co-Founder, CODEPINK/Global Exchange / Author, latest Kingdom of the Unjust: Behind the U.S.-Saudi Connection - live from Peru

Friday 04 June '21 show notes

  • Can We Stop Psychopath-Driven Inequality From Making Society More Sick?
  • When 90% Are in Debt to the 1% - You Know You Have a Psychopath-Driven Economy...
  • Progressive Town Hall - Representative Ro Khanna (D-CA, 17th District)
  • Is Dr. Fauci the New Hillary? Thom Explains...
  • Is Sen. Kyrsten Sinema Another Roseann Barr?

Thursday 03 June '21 show notes

  • Grand Dragon of Today’s Ku Klux Kaucus? Donald Trump
  • If Democrats Can't Use Reconciliation or Reform the Filibuster - Is It Too Late For Democracy?
  • Would Trump's Declaring Martial Law Plan Have Worked?
  • The Texas Winter Storm Was Far Worse and Killed Many More - Peter Aldhous, Science Reporter - BuzzFeed News

Wednesday 02 June '21 show notes

  • National Progressive Townhall Meeting - Representative Mark Pocan (D-WI, 2nd District)
  • Could Qanon Reign Mean the "End Times" for Democracy?
  • Tulsa Was Just One of Many Race Massacres & Now the GOP is Blocking the teaching of Racism
  • Seattle ban on facial recognition technology use - Jeanne Kohl-Welles, King County Councilmember & primary sponsor of the ban
  • Is It Too Late For Democracy?

Tuesday 01 June '21 show notes

  • Can You Name One Successful Libertarian Country?
  • What's It Going to Take For Americans To Abandon the Macho Fantasy of a good Guy with a Gun?
  • I think I was a lobbyist for the Koch Brothers... - Lisa Graves, Executive Director & Editor in Chief - True North Research
  • When is America Going to Realize that Trump Buddies Are Still Working to Destroy America?
  • Is the GOP Insanity Being Driven by Trump or 40 Years of Madness?

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

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