The BRAD BLOG http://bradblog.com Because it's not about Right or Left, it's about Right and Wrong! Sat, 13 Feb 2016 00:12:43 +0000 http://backend.userland.com/rss092 en The Facts Behind the Rhetoric at PBS' Democratic Presidential Debate in WI: 'BradCast' 2/12/2016 On today's BradCast, we go well beyond the horse-race (though we cover that too) for substantive, smart and, yes, occasionally snarky coverage of last night's Democratic debate on PBS between Bernie Sanders and Hillary Clinton in Milwaukee, WI. I'm happy to be joined once again today by journalist David Dayen of ... http://bradblog.com/?p=11563 New Study Finds 'Racial Resentment' at Heart of 'Tea Party' Movement: 'BradCast' 2/11/2016 On today's BradCast: Breaking news out of Oregon and California, more disturbing voter suppression news out of New Hampshire and elsewhere and a new study finds hard evidence that "racial resentment" is central to the so-called "Tea Party" movement. First up, the latest breaking news on the bizarre and bitter end ... http://bradblog.com/?p=11560 'Green News Report' - February 11, 2016 IN TODAY'S RADIO REPORT: Bernie Sanders slams Republicans on climate change denial after landslide New Hampshire win; In unprecedented move, U.S. Supreme Court halts historic new emissions standards for power plants -- for now; U.N. moves ahead anyway on emissions standards for the airline industry; PLUS: Heat wave in the ... http://bradblog.com/?p=11555 The Devil You Say?: Sanders and Trump Dominate NH Primaries; Satan Wins in Phoenix: 'BradCast' 2/10/2016 On today's BradCast, we look at the huge (yooge?) victories for both Bernie Sanders and Donald Trump in Tuesday's New Hampshire primary elections, not to mention a victory for the devil in Arizona and for justice in North Carolina. First, in New Hampshire, both Sanders and Trump each destroyed their competition ... http://bradblog.com/?p=11554 Before the Storm: Dirty Tricks, Voting Rights, Election Integrity and the NH Primary: 'BradCast' 2/9/2016 On today's BradCast, we catch up with a number of breaking items, as well as items from the last several days (while we were otherwise covering the GOP and Democratic debates), even as voters in New Hampshire finally head to the polls for the First-in-the-Nation primary today. Among the stories we ... http://bradblog.com/?p=11553 'Green News Report' - February 9, 2016 IN TODAY'S RADIO REPORT: Hillary Clinton pushes Congress to act on the Flint Water Crisis; Donald Trump calls out Republican hypocrisy on eminent domain; Bernie Sanders fights to stop oil and gas pipelines in New Hampshire and Vermont; PLUS: President Obama proposes a ten dollar per barrel tax on oil, ... http://bradblog.com/?p=11552 Rubio Short-Circuits, Cruz Keeps Lying, Trump Keeps Winning - Saturday's GOP NH Debate: 'BradCast' 2/8/2016 On today's BradCast, we try to make sense of the amazing GOP debate in New Hampshire on Saturday, the final one before tomorrow's First-in-the-Nation primary in the Granite State. First, I offer a very few quick reminders and action items for those interested in fighting for Election Integrity during tomorrow's primary ... http://bradblog.com/?p=11551 Super Sunday Toons You know that “TrusTed” logo? The one with TRUS and TED merged, yet separated via different colors? Turns out that when you Google “TRUS”, the logo at once becomes hilarious and hilariously appropriate: "A transrectal ultrasound (TRUS) is an ultrasound technique that is used to view a man's prostate ... http://bradblog.com/?p=11549 'Progress' v. 'Revolution': Bernie and Hillary's Lively NH Debate: 'BradCast' 2/5/2016 On today's BradCast, as you might have guessed, it's post-debate analysis of last night's very lively head-to-head debate between Hillary Clinton and Bernie Sanders in New Hampshire. Joining us to make sense of it all is Joe Dunman, the Kentucky civil rights attorney who represented the same-sex couples suing Rowan County ... http://bradblog.com/?p=11548 Black Box Voting's Bev Harris on the IA Caucus Mess and NH Concerns: 'BradCast' 2/4/2016 On today's BradCast, the Des Moines Register joins the fray to declare "something smells" in Iowa's Democratic caucus results and procedures. Bev Harris of Black Box Voting joins us to examine the concerns about "caucus integrity" on both the Democratic and Republican sides -- what we know, what we don't, ... http://bradblog.com/?p=11547