Sue's Daily Summaries

Monday 29 August '22 show notes

  • Does Biden Now Have a Narrative To Take to the American People?
  • What if Trump's Conspiracy was Way Bigger than We Know?
  • How Big Tech Is Making Big Money from Spying on Students and Teachers - Nolan Higdon, National Judge for Project Censored / Author-Anatomy of Fake News / Lecturer at Merrill College and the Education Department at University of California, Santa Cruz.
  • Did Trump Trade In the Mob for the Russians in the 90s? Or Did the Mob Dump Deadbeat Trump so He Went to the Russians?
  • How College Broke the American Dream and Blew Up Our Politics - Will Bunch, National Opinion Columnist - Philadelphia Inquirer / Author of several books including, Tear Down This Myth: The Right-Wing Distortion of the Reagan and now his latest, After the Ivory Tower Falls
  • Geeky Science! Are Artificial Sweeteners Dangerous?

Friday 26 August '22 show notes

  • Hot Democracy Summer - Jefferson Smith is in for Thom taking your calls on Anything Goes Friday...
  • Anthony Alvarado is back with more "mind blowing facts about the mind" - Galactic Brain, part deux... - Anthony Alvarado, Radio host - XRAY.FM, Author - DIY Magic: A Whimsical Guide To Creativity & DIY Resistance: 36 Ways to Fight Back!
  • Bishop/Rev,/Dr. William J. Barber II, Breach Repairers/Poor Peoples Campaign/Moral Mondays - Why VOTING is the moral thing to do... - Rev. William Barber, President & Senior Lecturer - Repairers of the Breach / Co-Chair, Poor People's Campaign / Pastor-Greenleaf Christian Church in NC, and the architect of the Forward Together Moral Movement

Thursday 25 August '22 show notes

  • Hot Democracy Summer w/Jefferson Smith in for Thom... Thankful Thursday
  • Biden Admin's student debt forgiveness it enough or too little? Callers' stories and views
  • How does student loan debt impact the economy? - Sam Rosenthal, RootsAction's Political Director who is co-leading student debt activism (personal experience w/student loans: his wife owes nearly $100k in law school debt!) / Previously served as Political Director for Our Revolution (progressive organization started by Bernie Sanders)
  • How are you managing your student debt?
  • Student debt is evil & a crime against our nation - Thom Hartmann joins Jeff w/an update plus a conversation on student debt... and ADHD - Thom Hartmann, Host-Thom Hartmann Program / Author of numerous books Thom Hartmann is the host of the internationally syndicated talkshow The Thom Hartmann Program on the Free Speech TV network. Award-winning New York Times bestselling author of 24 books, including: "ADHD: A Hunter in a Farmer's World" and The Last Hours of Ancient Sunlight"

Wednesday 24 August '22 show notes

  • Hot Democracy Summer - Jefferson Smith is in for Thom... Election news & your calls...
  • Why a $1.6 BILLION dark money donation is a HUGE threat to democracy as we know it... - Brendan Fischer, Deputy Executive Director - Documented
  • Why is GA Gov Brian Kemp playing hide & seek with the Grand Jury investigating Trump for possible election tampering??? - Greg Palast, Investigative Reporter / Author of several books including The Best Democracy Money Can Buy / Filmmaker-his latest, Vigilante: Georgia's Vote Suppression Hitman, produced by Martin Sheen, to be released soon.

Tuesday 23 August '21 show notes

  • Hot Democracy Summer...Jefferson Smith is in for Thom...
  • Did You Hear About the 1.6 Billion Dollar Dark Money Donation to the Ultra Cons on the Right...Which of Our Freedoms Will they Target Next?
  • How Do We Close the Digital Divide? - Dhanaraj Thakur, Research Director - Center for Democracy & Technology
  • What Does it Mean to Be An American Today - Malia Lazu, CEO / Founder - The Lazu Group / The Urban Labs
  • Abortion Trigger Laws - Leila Abolfazli, director of Federal Reproductive Rights - National Women's Law Center

Monday 22 August '22 show notes

  • Hot Democracy Summer - Jefferson Smith is in for Thom today...
  • White Supremacy & Censorship Explained - Professor David Pepper, University of Cincinnati College of Law / former Chair-Ohio Democratic Party / Author - Laboratories of Autocracy
  • Fresh Start Monday with your calls...
  • Republic or Democracy...? Plus, rehashing history or learning from it?

Friday 19 August '22 show notes

  • Anything Goes! Hot Democracy Summer w/Jefferson Smith in for Thom today taking your calls...
  • "Debunking Dumb Stuff"
  • "Galactic Brain: mind blowing facts about the mind!" - Anthony Alvarado, Radio host - XRAY.FM, Author - DIY Magic: A Whimsical Guide To Creativity & DIY Resistance: 36 Ways to Fight Back!

Thursday 18 August '22 show notes

  • Jefferson Smith hosts for Thom today - Hot Democracy Summer & Thank you Thursday...What are you thankful for?
  • Jeff takes your calls and has an interesting exchange about truth & lies with a Trump supporter...
  • Dr. Oz and the infamous "Crudités"...seriously?!

Wednesday 17 August '22 show notes

  • Is America Re-fighting the Revolutionary War?
  • Will Liz Cheney Be the One Who Takes Down Trump?
  • What is the Impact of the Current Unionization & Why It's Important - Economist Dr. Richard Wolff, Co-founder, Democracy At Work / Author of numerous books - his latest is The Sickness is the System & Host - Economic Update with Richard D. Wolff on Free Speech TV
  • Is There a Right-wing War Against Children?
  • Does Oregon Need to Panic About the Governor's Race? / What Every Democratic Voter Should Know.. - Rachel Bitecofer, Ph.D., Elections Analyst / Read her articles on Substack at The Cycle & check out her podcast, The Election Whisperer
  • Entire Texas County Election Staff Resigns After Threats and Stalking

Tuesday 16 August '21 show notes

  • America's Founders Would Have Been Disgusted By Today's GOP & Trump
  • Will Election Deniers End Democracy? And - Why Were Trumpsters Copying Election Data?
  • Ranked Choice Voting, Liz Cheney’s Future & what else to watch in Wyoming and Alaska primaries
  • Geeky Science: Are Americans Ready for the "Extreme Heat Belt" Coming to the Midwest?
  • How Successful Local Democratic Party Organizations Work - Scott Hays, Secretary, Clackamas County Dems

Monday 15 August '22 show notes

  • Afghanistan a Year Later: Can We Finally Speak Honestly About Bush & Cheney's "Little War"?
  • What Are Your Thoughts On How Trump Could Use the Classified Info He Stole? - Valerie Plame, former covert CIA ops officer. Ran as a Dem candidate for NM CD3
  • Has Treasonous Trump Declared War On America with His MAGA Followers?
  • How Will Trump Behave If He's Indicted and What Will His Cult Followers Do? - Psychoanalyst Dr.

Friday 12 August '22 show notes

  • Can American Democracy Survive the "Fake News" Crisis
  • It's Anything Goes Friday!
  • 5 YR Old Expelled from Christian School For Having Gay Parents- Can So-Called-Christianity Get Any More Cruel?
  • There's are YUGE Pro-Democracy Protest Happening in Brazil - Will Bolsonaro Survive the Authoritarianism Dictatorship He Set Up?
  • What Trump and Orbán want: It's fascism — it's not a metaphor or a joke
  • Climate Change & Arctic Warming: What Starts in the Arctic Doesn't Stay on the Arctic...

Thursday 11 August '22 show notes

  • Should Trump's Business' Get The Corporate Death Penalty?
  • The GOP Slams Dems for “Defund the police” Now They Want To Defund FBI & DOJ
  • Is Trump Issuing A Rally Cry to QANON Scary or Crazy Land?
  • Are Death Threats the Norm for GOPers now?
  • Yikes. Election deniers are winning GOP nominations in key battleground states
  • How can we best deal with growing white, rightwing "Christian" nationalism...and, remembering Heather Heyer 5 years after her murder... - Dean Obeidallah, Host of Dean Obeidallah show weekdays 6-9PMET @SXMProgress Radio Ch127/Columnist-The Daily Beast
  • Winter is coming: Vladimir Putin faces his "Hitler moment"
  • The Blowout Jobs Report & Blowout Joe!

Wednesday 10 August '22 show notes

  • If Trump Is Shown to Be a Traitor - How Will it Change His Level of Support? Are Trump's Followers More Loyal to his fascist Vision or America?
  • The GOP's Casual, Cynical, Disrespectful "Democrat Party" Slur
  • Right-Wingers are threatening a 2nd Civil War - What Role Will Economics Play in an American Coup? - Economist Dr. Richard Wolff, Co-founder, Democracy At Work / Author of numerous books - his latest is The Sickness is the System
  • Is America Preparing To Hold All Those Accountable for the Jan 6th Treason?
  • Does the Ukraine Nuclear Plant Under fire Show Off the Dangers of Nuclear Power? - Kevin Kamps, Radioactive Waste Specialist - Beyond Nuclear
  • What Do Spiders Dream Of? Catching Humans In Their Web?

Tuesday 09 August '21 show notes

  • How Many Russian & Chinese Spies Saw Top Secret Docs at Mar-a-Lago?
  • What Is It that Republicans Actually Do Love?
  • Is America Going to Let Nebraska Get Away With Charging a Teenager on Illegal Abortion? - Jessica Valenti, Writer/Publisher of All In Her Head on Substack & Host of the "Abortion, Every Day" Podcast / Author-7 books & Founder-Feministing
  • Oh btw - Dear Media, Biden Got Mexico to Pay for the Wall!
  • We Now Know the Going Price/Bribe of One Vote in the Congress
  • Will Idaho Become the First Aryan Nation? How Do We Stop Them? - David "Dave" Neiwert, Investigative Journalist - Daily Kos / Author, 'Red Pill, Blue Pill: How to Counteract the Conspiracy Theories That Are Killing Us (2020) and, Alt-America: The Rise of the Radical Right in the Age of Trump
  • We Need a Probe of the GOP-Led Effort to Break Into Voting Machines in MI - Will it happen?

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