The Majority Report with Sam Seder

04/18/2011

Sam is on vacation, but the Majority Report never sleeps. Today, Sam interviews Johann Hari (@johannhari101) on UK Uncut, and what resistance to austerity means for Americans. Johann Hari's writing can be found at johannhari.com/

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4/15/11 

Cliff Schecter joins Sam and goes beyond the C game Sam requests... Legendary Civil Rights Attorney Fred Gray on representing Rosa Parks and the Men of Tuskegee. Also Chris Rosen on blah blah blah...

 

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4/14/2011

Obama speaks and though he accepts the non sensical premise that the deficit matters now, he at least calls for increased tax revenue. Sam's live in Vegas with Cliff Schecter and pension fund advocate Peter Mougey.

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Category:general -- posted at: 2:14pm EDT

4/13/2011

Sam may be en route to Las Vegas today, but that doesn't mean we didn't plan ahead! We have a great, brand new show for you today. We have an interview with Ari Berman, contributing writer for The Nation

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Category:general -- posted at: 10:21am EDT

4/12/2011

Dahlia Lithwick, Senior Editor at Slate and Contributing Editor at Newsweek, talks to Sam about the Supreme Court, and Sam asks the audience for their favorite recipies involving cat food.

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4/11/2011

Digby of Hullabaloo joins Sam to talk abut the Democrats' capitulation on the budget, and what it means going forward.

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4/8/2011

It's Casual Friday! Sam may be out enjoying the Red Sox home opener today, but it doesn't mean we haven't set up two great interviews for you. Today, Chris Rosen (finally) gives his review of Sam's "Who's the Caboose." Then we have a great interview with US Uncut organizer, Duncan Meisel.

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Category:general -- posted at: 11:09am EDT

4/7/2011

Will the Government shut down? We talk about it, and try out our shiny new phone system on today's show.

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4/6/2011

Political Editor from The Progressive, Ruth Conniff (@rconniff), calls in from Wisconsin to talk with us about the close Wisconsin Supreme Court race between David Prosser and JoAnne Kloppenburg.

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4/5/2011

Today we discuss the budget, America’s wealth disparity, and whether or not the government will be functioning come Friday.

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