Sue's Daily Summaries

Wednesday 15 May '19 show notes

  • In for Thom today - Jefferson Smith, host/owner progressive radio XRAY-FM, Portland, OR
  • Sweet Home Alabama? Not for Women... Alabama vote to effectively BAN abortion in the state...
  • The challenge to Roe v. Wade is born...

Tuesday 14 May '19 show notes

  • Which Candidate Do You Like the Best and Why? No "Circular Firing Squad" Allowed.
  • How To End The Constitutionalist Crisis
  • How Can We Stop Trump's March to a Re-election War? Continuing your calls for your top 3 Democratic candidates...
  • What is happening in Venezuela? - Mark Weisbrot, Co-Director, Center for Economic & Policy Research / President-Just Foreign Policy / Author of several books including "FAILED: What the "Experts" Got Wrong about the Global Economy

Monday 13 May '19 show notes

  • Mid-day with Mark - Congressman Mark Pocan (D-WI, 2nd District)
  • Trump Is Both Right & Wrong on Trade
  • Conversations With Great Minds: Will America Be the Next "Mortal Republic?" - Professor Edward J. Watts, Professor of History - University of California San Diego (UCSD) / Author of several books including his latest, Mortal Republic... How Rome Fell Into Tyranny

Friday 10 May '19 show notes

  • Can You Trust ANY Republican With Your Healthcare?
  • Why the House Must Impeach Trump To Stop His Massive Power Grab...
  • Anything Goes Friday...Thom Takes YOUR Calls!!

Thursday 9 May '19 show notes

  • Does American democracy (and others - see Europe in the 30s) have an Achilles Heel?
  • How Does America Protect Itself From a 24/7 Billionaire Funded Propaganda News Outlet?
  • David Cay Johnston: "Trump Was in Cocaine Trafficking" - David Cay Johnston, Investigative Reporter-DC Report / Author-The Making of Donald Trump & the new book, IT'S EVEN WORSE THAN YOU THINK: What the Trump Administration Is Doing to America

Wednesday 8 May '19 show notes

  • What Does America Do With the Grifter President Who is Actually Broke? - Julio Rivera, Reactionary Times/Newsmax/Right Wing News/Politichicks
  • Buckle Up on the Economy!
  • CommonCause on Holding Trump Accountable - Paul S. Ryan, Vice President, Policy & Litigation - Common Cause

Tuesday 7 May '19 show notes

  • Mueller Report: Why Won't the Media Report That Barr's Redactions Are to Protect The Trump Crime Family?
  • Democrats Need to Follow the lead of Sherrod Brown on Trade or They Will Lose in 2020
  • Ryan Grim - Making a Killing: Jared Kushner's Real-Estate Firm Sought Money Directly From Qatar Government Weeks Before Blockade - Ryan Grim, DC bureau chief at The Intercept / Author of the forthcoming book from Strongarm Press, We've Got People: From Jesse Jackson to AOC, the End of Big Money and the Rise of a Movement
  • How wealth rules the world & The Dictatorship of P

Monday 6 May '19 show notes

  • Warships to Iran? Trump Thinks War Is the Way to Get Re-Elected
  • When Do We Ask - Will Humans Survive Climate Change? When Do We Acknowledge We Are Passed Many Tipping Points? UN Report - One Million Plant and Animal Species On Brink of Extinction "Nature is collapsing around us and it's a real wake-up call to humanity."
  • Can a Conventional Democrat Beat a Populist Republican?
  • Little Children Speak Out On Active Shooter Drills

Friday 3 May '19 show notes

  • "If we lose the Arctic, we lose the whole world" - Guy McPherson, Professor Emeritus, Conservation Biology-University of Arizona / Contributor-Arctic News & Author of numerous books including his latest, Only Love Remains: Dancing at the Edge of Extinction.
  • Issues of the Day - Congressman Ro Khanna (D-CA, 17th District)
  • Richard Painter - "Then impeach him - Enough talk. It's time for action" - Richard Painter, Former Chief White House ethics lawyer 2005-07 under G.W.

Thursday 2 May '19 show notes

  • Will Venezuela Be Trump's Re-Election War? - Greg Palast, Investigative Journalist/Author/Filmmaker, The Best Democracy Money Can Buy
  • Trump's Biggest Step To Destroy Obama's Legacy Has Arrived
  • The Truth About 'Modern Monetary Theory' - Economist Dr. Richard Wolff, Democracy At Work/Capitalism's Crisis Deepens Essays on the Global Economic Meltdown
  • DNC Chair Tom Perez Weighs In On the Barr Hearings, etc...

Wednesday 1 May '19 show notes

  • Mid-day with Mark - Congressman Mark Pocan (D-WI, 2nd District)
  • U.S. A.G. Bill Barr Testifies Before the Senate and Thom Takes Your Calls...
  • Senator Bernie Sanders (I-VT) Talks Trade, Barr & Biden with Thom - the honorable Senator Bernie Sanders (I-VT)

Tuesday 30 April '19 show notes

  • What Do You Think of the Deal Pelosi & Schumer Made With Trump Today... What's the REAL Deal?
  • This Is How Terrible Thing Always Begin In Authoritarian Regimes
  • How Much Income is Too Much in a Democracy?

Monday 29 April '19 show notes

  • How Do We Heal the Country When Trump Is Gone?
  • Shouldn't Our Teachers (and Police) Who Have the Hope (Children) of America in Their Hands Be Paid Well? - Lily Eskelsen Garcia, President - National Education Association (3 million members strong)
  • Digital Civil War: Confronting the Far Right Menace - Peter Daou, Democratic digital media strategist / Author of the new book, Digital Civil War: Confronting the Far Right Menace

Friday 26 April '19 show notes

  • Anything Goes
  • Why Would Trump Veto Combating Rape As A Weapon of War - Amanda M. Klasing, Acting Co-Director, Women's Rights - Human Rights Watch
  • The 33rd anniversary of the world's greatest nuclear disaster - Chernobyl - is today - April 26th - Adam Higginbotham, Journalist & Contributor to Wired, GQ, The New Yorker, The NY Times Magazine & Smithsonian / Author, latest book: MIDNIGHT IN CHERNOBYL: The Untold Story of the World's Greatest Nuclear Disaster

Thursday 25 April '19 show notes

  • Is Impeachment a Remedy to Hate?
  • Has the fed ever been politicized the way Trump is proposing now & what would be the result of that? - Economist Dr. Richard Wolff, Democracy At Work/Capitalism's Crisis Deepens Essays on the Global Economic Meltdown
  • Professor Allan Lichtman - The Case For Impeachment - Professor Allan Lichtman, Distinguished Professor - Department of History, American University / Author, The Case for Impeachment

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