The BRAD BLOG http://bradblog.com Because it's not about Right or Left, it's about Right and Wrong! Fri, 17 Aug 2018 02:51:53 +0000 http://backend.userland.com/rss092 en So, Who's 'The Enemy of the People' Again?: 'BradCast' 8/16/2018 Today on The BradCast: On the 47th anniversary of the Nixon White House creating its then-confidential "enemies list" featuring, among others, many members of the media, Donald Trump's intensifying attacks on the press have now resulted in a majority of Republicans (51%) believing that the press is the "enemy of ... http://bradblog.com/?p=12683 'Green News Report' - August 16, 2018 IN TODAY'S RADIO REPORT: British Columbia declares state of emergency over wildfires; Monsanto's parent company grapples with massive judgment against Roundup weed killer; 11 months later, the largest blackout in U.S. history is finally over -- mostly; In Appalachia, some victories against new pipelines; PLUS: Surprise! Despite prior denials, Interior ... http://bradblog.com/?p=12681 Landmark Victories, Battles Ahead for Dems in CT, VT, MN, WI Primaries: 'BradCast' 8/15/2018 There was a little something for everyone, it seems, in Tuesday's primary elections in Vermont, Connecticut, Minnesota and Wisconsin. We cover as much of it as we can on today's BradCast, as voters in all but 10 states have now selected their candidates for the crucial 2018 midterms. [Audio link ... http://bradblog.com/?p=12680 Why GOP Sees Trump/Russia as Whitewater More Than Watergate: 'BradCast' 8/14/2018 On today's BradCast: Our long 'Digby' drought is finally over! [Audio link to show follows below.] But, first up today, an update on the ongoing counting from (and fights over) last week's incredibly close GOP gubernatorial primary in Kansas between Sec. of State Kris Kobach and Gov. Jeff Colyer, who is ... http://bradblog.com/?p=12679 'Green News Report' - August 14, 2018 IN TODAY'S RADIO REPORT: Trump Administration using California wildfires to undermine endangered species and push for more aggressive commercial logging; Amid record heat, Glacier National Park is now on fire; PLUS: Federal court orders Trump's EPA to ban a dangerous pesticide... All that and more in today's Green News Report! Listen ... http://bradblog.com/?p=12677 Chinese Song Found on US Voting System, 11-Year Old Hacks Mock FL SoS Website, More News from DEF CON Vote Hack Village: 'BradCast' 8/13/2018 After a quick report on Saturday's primary elections in Hawaii (moderate Democrats did well, more progressive candidates less so), we head straight out to Las Vegas for today's BradCast, where the 26th annual hackers convention, DEF CON, held its 2nd annual Vote Hacking Village. [Audio link to show follows below.] After ... http://bradblog.com/?p=12676 Federal Court Expedites Motion to Compel GA to Use Paper Ballots for 2018 Midterm Elections Plaintiffs in a Georgia lawsuit seeking to force the state to move to a hand-marked paper ballot system in time for this year's midterm elections, promise to produce expert testimony to the court, demonstrating that "Georgia's voting system is a catastrophically open invitation to malicious actors intent on disrupting our ... http://bradblog.com/?p=12665 Sunday 'To Insanity and Beyond' Toons The editorial board of the Boston Globe is proposing that newspapers across the nation express their disdain for the president’s rhetoric on Aug. 16 with the best weapon they have: their collective voice. "Bipartisan Agreement" flavor is back! * * * Perry Dorrell blogs as PDiddie at Brains and Eggs, usually on topics ... http://bradblog.com/?p=12675 The Insidious Real Story Behind Trump's Bizarre Tweets on CA's Wildfires: 'BradCast' 8/10/2018 It's yet another wild ride on today's BradCast! Climb aboard and buckle up! [Audio link to show is posted below.] First up, the saga of Kansas' wildly close primary election for the GOP gubernatorial nomination between current Gov. Jeff Colyer and the oft-disgraced Sec. of State Kris Kobach grows more acrimonious ... http://bradblog.com/?p=12673 Federal Judge Orders New Light on 'Dark Money': 'BradCast' 8/9/2018 On today's BradCast: Understanding two new, seemingly conflicting directives on "dark money" in campaigns -- one of them very encouraging -- and a new complaint filed with the Federal Election Commission charging several GOP Senators unlawfully colluded with the NRA during the 2014 and 2016 elections. [Audio link to show ... http://bradblog.com/?p=12672