Fri, 30 September 2011
It’s Casual Friday!
Sam is broadcasting LIVE from his infamous undisclosed location. Today on the show, we’ll be talking with the usual Casual Friday crew, Cliff Schecter (@cliffschecter) and Moviefone.com’s Chris Rosen (@42inchtv)! Plus, we have a live update from #OccupyWallStreet!
And, of course, we also have week in review songs from the Screaming Majorityand Jimmy Reefercake (@JimmyReefercake)!
Direct download: 093011_OccupyWallStreet_Cliff_Schecter_Chris_Rosen.mp3
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Thu, 29 September 2011
Happy New Year! Professor Bill Lazonick, Director of the Center for Industrial Competitiveness joins us, and more dispatches from Occupy Wall Street
Direct download: 09-29-2011-Bill_Lazonick-Dispatch_from_Wall_Street-PUB.mp3
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Wed, 28 September 2011
Back in the studio, continuing to cover the Wall Street protests and more!
Direct download: 09-28-2011-Wall_Street_Occupation-Iranian_Hikers-News_Corp-PUB.mp3
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Tue, 27 September 2011
Sam broadcasts live from Liberty Square at the heart of the Occupy Wall Street protests.
Direct download: 09-27-2011-Live_from_Wall_St-ALL.mp3
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Mon, 26 September 2011
Suzanne Mettler, professor of government at Cornell and the author of “The Submerged State: How Invisible Government Policies Undermine American Democracy” joins us. We'll also be discussing what happened at #OccupyWallStreet over the weekend. On the part of the NYPD, It wasn't pretty.
Direct download: 09-26-2011-Suzanne_Mettler-Secret_Government_Benefits_of_the_Rich-PUB.mp3
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Fri, 23 September 2011
We were down at OccupyWallStreet this morning. We grabbed some footage & audio, but the rain was getting to be too much for our equipment. Instead we will have... Cliff Schecter, Chris Rosen and 2 BRAND NEW week in review songs from the Screaming Majority and Jimmy Reefercake!
Direct download: 09-23-2011-Casual_Friday-GOP_Debate-PUB.mp3
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Thu, 22 September 2011
Will Bunch of Attytood, Media Matters and author of The Backlash joins usto talk about the media blackout surrounding Occupy Wall Street.
Direct download: 09-22-2011-Will_Bunch-Occupy_Wall_Street_Media_Blackout-PUB.mp3
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Wed, 21 September 2011
Former U.S. Rep Alan Grayson joins us on the show! We’ll be discussing the Tea Party and Class Warfare.
Direct download: 09-21-2011-Alan_Grayson-Class_Warfare-Occupy_Wall_Street-PUB.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 2:22pm EDT
Tue, 20 September 2011
Has Obama taken a populist turn? Ryan Grimm of the Huffington Post gives his analysis.
Direct download: 09-20-2011-Ryan_Grimm-Obamas_populist_turn-PUB.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 2:23pm EDT
Mon, 19 September 2011
Filmmaker Marshall Curry, discussing his film, "If a Tree Falls", on the Earth Liberation Front and their early 2000's spree of property destruction. Then, we have a representative from #OccupyWallStreet (@OccupyWallStNYC) who will be talking to us LIVE from the protest in Wall Street!
Direct download: 09-19-2011-Occupy_Wall_Street-Obama_gets_Aggressive-Documentarian_Marshall_Curry-PUB.mp3
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Fri, 16 September 2011
Breaking News! For the first time in months, Sam doesn't hang up on Chris Rosen! Also featuring Cliff Schecter on the progressive game plan for the months ahead.
Direct download: 09-26-2011-Cliff_Schecter-Progressive_Gameplan-PUB.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 2:15pm EDT
Thu, 15 September 2011
Sam runs down the week's underreported stories, and wonders if the current administration might be changing its course.
Direct download: 09-15-2011-Obama_Changing_Course-PUB.mp3
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Wed, 14 September 2011
Republicans are unable to do anything but blame those who need healthcare, and offer no real plan. We also have Bobby Kennedy on the terrible consequences of the Obama admistration's environmental decisions.
Direct download: 09-14-2011-Let_Him_Die-Bobby_Kennedy_on_Ozone-PUB.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 2:04pm EDT
Tue, 13 September 2011
Spencer Ackerman of Wired’s Danger Room joins us today to talk Palestinian statehood, and we discuss that disturbing moment at the CNN Tea Party Debate where the audience cheered for the death of a 30 year old man without health insurance.
Direct download: 09-13-2011-Spencer_Ackerman-Palestinan_Statehood-Tea_Party_Debate-PUB.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 1:36pm EDT
Mon, 12 September 2011
RJ Eskow of Campaign for America's Future, discussing raising the Medicare eligibility age. That's not all! We have a very special guest today as well...Janeane "Katherine Harris" Garofalo will be joining us!
Direct download: 09-12-2011-Medicare_Elgibility-RJ_Eskow-Rep_Cleaver-PUB.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 2:35pm EDT
Fri, 9 September 2011
We talk Obama's job speech with our favorite Friday regular, Cliff Schecter . In addition to all that...we have brand new week in review songs from the Screaming Majority, who are back after a week MIA and straight off his hugely popular hit from last week, Jimmy Reefercake!
Direct download: 09-09-2011-Jobs_Bill-Casual_Friday-PUB.mp3
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Thu, 8 September 2011
Former New York governor Eliot Spitzer, joins us today, talking about jobs and the banking industry.
Direct download: 09-08-2011-Eliot_Spitzer-Banks_and_Jobs-PUB.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 2:25pm EDT
Wed, 7 September 2011
Sam has a ton of stories to talk about today, including the story of a father who died from a toothache unable to afford care, and a look at tonight's Republican debate and Obama's jobs debate.
Direct download: 09-07-2011-Dead_from_a_toothache-the_cost_of_poverty-PUB.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 2:17pm EDT
Tue, 6 September 2011
Ari Berman on his latest Rolling Stone piece about the Republican coordinated attempt to suppress the vote. Then Sam and Ari veer into the accusations of liberal naivete.
Direct download: 09-06-2011-Ari_Berman-GOP_suppressing_voters-PUB.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 2:05pm EDT
Mon, 5 September 2011
FDR, John Lewis, Mario Savio & more... happy labor day and power to the people! Sam back live on tuesday!
Direct download: 05-11-2011-Labor-Day-speech-extravaganza-ALL.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 11:30am EDT
Fri, 2 September 2011
Sam returns to the air in New York to talk news with Cliff Scecter and tolerate Chris Rosen. New Week in Review song by Jimmy Reefercake
Direct download: 09-02-2011-Casual_Friday-Cliff_Shecter-Chris_Rosen-PUB.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 2:26pm EDT
Thu, 1 September 2011
Is it too soon to speak of the Bush-Obama presidency? David Bromwich on the reality of "hope and change".
Direct download: 09-01-2011-David_Bromwich-ALL.mp3
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