The BRAD BLOG http://bradblog.com Because it's not about Right or Left, it's about Right and Wrong! Wed, 27 Jul 2016 00:32:52 +0000 http://backend.userland.com/rss092 en Sanders: 'That's What Democracy is About': 'BradCast' 7/26/2016 Not to give away the ending, but by the close of today's BradCast, Hillary Clinton became the Democrats' nominee for President of the United States. Before we got there, however, we were joined from the Democratic National Convention in Philadelphia by longtime progressive journalist and author John Nichols of The Nation ... http://bradblog.com/?p=11776 'Green News Report' - July 26, 2016 IN TODAY'S RADIO REPORT: At the RNC in Cleveland, Republican Presidential nominee Donald Trump (and his Veep nominee Mike Pence) promise to roll back environmental standards and bring back dirty coal; PLUS: U.S. walloped by deadly heat wave, as June 2016 breaks yet another new temperature record... All that and ... http://bradblog.com/?p=11775 DNC Chair Out Amid Email Hacks, Protests from Sanders Supporters; Plus: Fox 'News' After Ailes: 'BradCast' 7/25/2016 On today's BradCast, a very rocky start for Democrats in Philadelphia and bad news for Fox 'News' may be good news for the country. [Link to complete audio of show posted below.] Before our coverage of today's remarkable news from the Democratic National Convention, some late (and overlooked) news on the ... http://bradblog.com/?p=11774 Sunday Toons of the Conscientious Moment * * * 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=11773 Fear and Loathing in Cleveland: Trump's RNC Acceptance Speech and the GOP's Dark Future: 'BradCast' 7/22/2016 On today's BradCast, it's our Republican National Convention wrap up following Donald Trump's dark and dishonest acceptance speech at the end of a chaotic week for the GOP in Cleveland. Salon's Heather Digby Parton -- who was with us on Day 1 of Trump's candidacy last year, when we largely predicted ... http://bradblog.com/?p=11772 Ailes Out, Cruz Booed, and a World on Edge With 'President Trump': 'BradCast' 7/21/2016 On today's BradCast: Once again, as we go to air today, breaking news, this time concerning Fox "News", where its founder, CEO and evil rightwing propaganda mastermind Roger Ailes is officially pushed out after 20 years, on the heels of sexual harassment allegations from at least two Fox stars, and ... http://bradblog.com/?p=11770 Conservative 5th Circuit Court Finds TX Photo ID Law Violates Federal Law!: 'BradCast' 7/20/2016 BIG BREAKING NEWS just before going to air for today's BradCast! [Link to complete audio below.] The full, very conservative U.S. 5th Circuit Court of appeals has just issued a very surprising and very encouraging ruling finding that the Texas GOP's long-contested Photo ID voting restrictions are, in fact, a ... http://bradblog.com/?p=11768 You Took the Words Right Out of My Mouth; ALSO: New Election Fraud Warnings, Worry and Woes: 'BradCast' 7/19/2016 On today's BradCast: Day One of Donald Trump's Republican National Convention in Cleveland was insane. But it was all going well enough until it became apparent late on Monday night that portions of Melania Trump's headliner speech was plagiarized directly from Michelle Obama's 2008 Democratic convention speech. Incredibly, the man who ... http://bradblog.com/?p=11767 A Happy Birthday to Me? Today's my birthday. And a pretty big one at that. But I gotta work today anyway, for some reason. That said, you guys have traditionally been pretty generous on my birthdays over the years. And, as I haven't been able to do much, if any, fund raising over the past year ... http://bradblog.com/?p=11766 'Green News Report' - July 19, 2016 IN TODAY'S RADIO REPORT: Surprise! Donald Trump's running mate is also a climate science denier; UK's new conservative prime minister abolishes climate department on her first day; Heat wave breaks records in Alaska; PLUS: India breaks record for most number of trees planted in a single day (you'll never guess ... http://bradblog.com/?p=11765