US Attorney General Jeff Sessions’ creation of an elite task force for investigating Mexican drug cartel and Hezbollah activity in America follows through on Trump’s campaign promise to target these groups.
On this episode of Fault Lines, hosts Lee Stranahan and Garland Nixon continue to discuss the killing of Jamal Khashoggi which has consumed the attention of many in the mainstream media and DC political class. Despite the serious nature of this story, do the American people care, and will these events have a major impact on the midterm elections?
A private American company hired by the government of the United Arab Emirates has sent former US special forces soldiers to Yemen as mercenaries.
DC gears up for a major anti-war demonstration, the legacy of "guerilla intellectual" Walter Rodney.
On this episode of The Critical Hour, Dr. Wilmer Leon is joined by Pierre Sprey, a special assistant to the Secretary of Defense and a former defense analyst who is considered to be one of the fathers of the F-16 and A-10 fighter jets — and one of the country's foremost critics of the F-35.
On this episode of The Critical Hour, Dr. Wilmer Leon is joined by Jon Jeter, author and two-time Pulitzer Prize finalist with more than 20 years of journalistic experience. He is a former Washington Post bureau chief and award-winning foreign correspondent.
On this episode of Fault Lines, host Lee Stranahan is joined on the phone by Garland Nixon who has traveled north to Canada to observe the country's legalization of marijuana. What are people saying on the ground in Canada about this change, and how could this impact marijuana policies in the US?
On today's episode of Loud & Clear, Brian Becker and John Kiriakou are joined by Paul Cox, a Vietnam veteran and a member of Veterans for Peace, who focuses on advocating for compensation for victims of Agent Orange, and Marjorie Cohn, professor emerita at Thomas Jefferson School of Law and the former president of the National Lawyers Guild.
Canada legalizes marijuana, mainstream dems value careers and dollars over their "base".
The circumstances surrounding the death of journalist Jamal Khashoggi continues to raise eyebrows, the National Park Service weighing whether to charge for White House protests threatens dissent in the US.
On this episode of The Critical Hour, Dr. Wilmer Leon is joined by Dr. Jack Rasmus, professor of economics at Saint Mary's College of California and author of Central Bankers at the End of Their Ropes: Monetary Policy and the Coming Depression, who also writes at jackrasmus.com.
On today's episode of Loud & Clear, Brian Becker and John Kiriakou are joined by Anoa Changa, director of political advocacy and a managing editor of Progressive Army, and host of the show The Way With Anoa, and Ted Rall, an award-winning editorial cartoonist and columnist whose work is at rall.com.
On this episode of Fault Lines, hosts Lee Stranahan and Garland Nixon discuss the upcoming midterm elections and the major issues which will drive voter turnout. Will the "Kavanaugh Effect" be a boost to either party, and will Elizabeth Warren's "DNA Announcement" be anything more than an unwanted distraction for Democrats?
On today’s episode of Double Down, Max Keiser and Stacy Herbert talk to Mish Shedlock of MishTalk.com about President Donald Trump’s claims that the ‘Fed is crazy.’
On this episode of Fault Lines, hosts Lee Stranahan and Garland Nixon discuss President Trump's interview with '60 Minutes' which covered a variety of issues including the ugly nature of DC politics and the fate of Saudi journalist Jamal Khashoggi. As the midterms rapidly approach, what are the major policy concerns facing the Trump administration?
On this episode of The Critical Hour, Dr. Wilmer Leon is joined by Daniel Lazare, journalist and author of three books: The Frozen Republic, The Velvet Coup and America's Undeclared War.
On today's episode of Loud & Clear, Brian Becker and John Kiriakou are joined by Jim Kavanaugh, editor of thepolemicist.net, and Dave Lindorff, an investigative reporter and founder of This Can’t Be Happening!, as well as a columnist for CounterPunch, and a contributor to Businessweek, The Nation, Extra! and Salon.com.
India bravely signed the S-400 deal with Russia despite heavy American sanctions pressure not to, but now another one of its old partnerships will be put to the test as New Delhi has to decide if it will abide by the US' forthcoming anti-Iranian sanctions next month.
China's detainment of Interpol chief Meng Hongwei and his subsequent resignation while he's investigated by his homeland's authorities have sparked serious discussion about international legal standards and the expression of national sovereignty.
Our final topic, picked by you, dear listeners, earlier in a poll on our Facebook page, is “Kavanaugh Country: What Has America Become?”, focusing on the socio-political aftermath of Kavanaugh’s confirmation.
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