The BRAD BLOG http://bradblog.com Because it's not about Right or Left, it's about Right and Wrong! Tue, 21 Nov 2017 02:38:54 +0000 http://backend.userland.com/rss092 en DoJ Sues to Block One Media Mega-Merger, as FCC Paves Path for Another: 'BradCast' 11/20/2017 On today's BradCast: Apparently, the mega-merger of non-wingnut media corporations is bad for consumers and competition, according to Trump's U.S. Department of Justice. But the mega-merger of right-wing media goliaths is just fine, according to Trump's FCC -- even if they must roll back decades of rules (and change the ... http://bradblog.com/?p=12379 Sunday 'It's Not Funny' Toons * * * Perry Dorrell blogs as PDiddie at Brains and Eggs, usually on topics concerning the strange brew of Texas politics. He's also on Twitter @PDiddie. http://bradblog.com/?p=12377 Pelosi's Misguided Anti-Impeachment Calculus Earlier this month, billionaire Democratic Party donor Tom Steyer unleashed his $10 million nationwide "Need To Impeach" campaign (1-minute video ad is posted below). He recently purchased another $10 million in ad time, bringing the campaign total to $20 million. In targeting Donald Trump for accountability, according to the Los Angeles ... http://bradblog.com/?p=12366 Of Pipelines, Tax Cuts, and Corrupt Trump Appointments: 'BradCast' 11/17/2017 On today's BradCast: It's astonishing how many GOP policies, practices and nominees must be pushed through by force, scheming, lying and the breaking of norms and traditions. If any of the stuff they are pushing was actually popular and sought by voters, it doesn't seem like the strong-arm tactics would ... http://bradblog.com/?p=12376 Recall Effort Underway for GA Sec. of State Brian Kemp After Election Disasters, 'Server Wipe': 'BradCast' 11/16/2017 On today's BradCast, we head back to Georgia on today's show, to cover the recall effort that is now under way against the state's top election official. But first... [Audio link to show follow below.] We've got a lot of breaking news as we go to air, including a new spill ... http://bradblog.com/?p=12375 'Green News Report' - November 16, 2017 IN TODAY'S RADIO REPORT: Alaska's pristine National Wildlife Refuge now one step closer to oil drilling; African-Americans bear the brunt of U.S. fossil fuel pollution; Global carbon dioxide emissions are increasing for the first time in years; PLUS: France will cover U.S. funding responsibilities for U.N. climate science... All that ... http://bradblog.com/?p=12374 US Senate Holds Chilling Hearing on Presidential Use of Nukes: 'BradCast' 11/15/2017 On today's BradCast, more good news for Dems, more bad news for Republicans, and more disturbing news for all Americans -- and the world. [Audio link to show follows below.] We start today with the encouraging news for Democrats, as a 26-year old lesbian candidate for state Senate in deep "red" ... http://bradblog.com/?p=12373 Ready to Step Up? It's 'National Run for Office Day'!: 'BradCast' 11/14/2017 On today's BradCast: Have you ever considered running for office? If so, and if you're a progressive, you probably couldn't come up with a better year to it than in the upcoming 2018 mid-term elections! And my guest on today's show says he'd love to help you do it! [Audio ... http://bradblog.com/?p=12372 'Green News Report' - November 14, 2017 IN TODAY'S RADIO REPORT: At U.N. climate talks in Bonn, Germany, the U.S. presence is a bit schizophrenic; New report shows Paris Agreement targets are not nearly enough; Senate approves fossil fuel lobbyist for top EPA air pollution position; PLUS: Puerto Rico governor estimates damages after Hurricane Maria at nearly ... http://bradblog.com/?p=12371 New Assault Allegations Against Roy Moore, More Trouble for Senate GOP: 'BradCast' 11/13/2017 On today's BradCast, we were live today on our flagship station in Los Angeles, after the latest round of fund drives at KPFK/Pacific Radio, and had lots to discuss with callers in the wake of the Roy Moore mess and new developments and allegations. [Audio link to show is posted ... http://bradblog.com/?p=12370