The BRAD BLOG http://bradblog.com Because it's not about Right or Left, it's about Right and Wrong! Sun, 20 May 2018 13:07:05 +0000 http://backend.userland.com/rss092 en Sunday Toons of the Peace Process Moment It's true: Trump and Hannity like to talk before bedtime * * * 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=12582 Amnesty Intl Is Ready For Haspel; Also: How About A Job?: 'BradCast' 5/17/2018 On today's BradCast, we take a moment of silence to mourn Brad's late wisdom tooth. But not more than a moment -- a lot to cover with your guest host, me -- Angie Coiro of In Deep with Angie Coiro. Daphne Eviatar, Director of Security with Human Rights at Amnesty International ... http://bradblog.com/?p=12581 'Green News Report' - May 17, 2018 IN TODAY'S RADIO REPORT: EPA chief Scott Pruitt -- who still has a job -- gets grilled by Democratic Senators; Extreme storms kill 5 in Northeastern U.S.; King County, Washington files climate liability lawsuit against major oil companies; PLUS: New study finds air pollution dangers extend even into the womb... ... http://bradblog.com/?p=12580 Progressive Primary Wins in OR, NE, ID and PA; And Even More Good News Out of SCOTUS: 'BradCast' 5/16/2018 On today's BradCast, we've got a bunch of mostly encouraging news today for a happy change -- particularly for progressives, women, and women progressives! [Audio link to show follows below.] First up, the least encouraging part of today's program, as some voters in Pennsylvania were once again prevented from voting when ... http://bradblog.com/?p=12579 'Let the Games Begin': Trouble Ahead in Trump's Desperate Gambit for a 'Deal' With North Korea: 'BradCast' 5/15/2018 On today's BradCast, a top State Department official under President Obama joins us to detail the "high stakes" and major pitfalls that await Donald Trump's negotiations with Kim Jong Un, if next month's historic scheduled summit actually happens, and the already-contradictory positions offered over the weekend by the Administration. [Audio ... http://bradblog.com/?p=12578 'Green News Report' - May 15, 2018 IN TODAY'S RADIO REPORT: EPA Administrator Scott Pruitt still has a job, amid revelations EPA blocked study showing widespread water contamination across U.S.; New studies confirm global warming is rapidly intensifying hurricanes and their rainfall; Entergy paid actors to support power plant bid at Louisiana hearing; PLUS: California adopts landmark ... http://bradblog.com/?p=12577 Israel Opens Fire in Gaza During U.S. Embassy Ceremony; Election Fail in VA, Cyberattack in TN: 'BradCast' 5/14/2018 On today's BradCast, Desi and I are back! But you should tune in anyway! [Audio link to show follows below.] My great thanks to Angie Coiro of In Deep Radio for filling in for us last week! Among the stories covered on today's program, as we try to get back up to ... http://bradblog.com/?p=12576 Sunday 'Don't Torture Mother' Toons BeBest and Butthead Kelly doesn't want unskilled immigrants ... like his ancestors * * * 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=12575 Punching Bags Michael Cohen and John McCain: 'BradCast' 5/11/2018 On today's BradCast, guest hosted by me, Angie Coiro – a passel of news and analysis as we wrap up the week. First, the latest updates on Michael Cohen's close personal buddies/clients, all of whom are running from him as fast as they can. AT&T’s internal memo (well, hardly internal now) ... http://bradblog.com/?p=12574 Kim Jong Un is Good People!: 'BradCast' 5/10/2018 On today's BradCast, Trita Parsi helps us make sense of the Israel/Syria attacks. I'm Angie Coiro of In Deep sitting in the host chair today. Trita Parsi from the National Iranian American Council helps us get through the "they started it" claims around yesterday's attacks. We spend some time deconstructing ... http://bradblog.com/?p=12573