The BRAD BLOG http://bradblog.com Because it's not about Right or Left, it's about Right and Wrong! Sat, 29 Apr 2017 01:01:49 +0000 http://backend.userland.com/rss092 en 100 Daze: 'BradCast' 4/28/2017 On today's BradCast, at the 100 days milestone for his Presidency -- which Donald Trump recently dismissed as an "artificial barrier" -- Heather Digby Parton of Salon and the Hullabaloo blog, joins us to try to make sense of (wish us luck) the extraordinary chaos, few successes and many failures, ... http://bradblog.com/?p=12125 Trump/GOP's 100th Day Dash and 'No Planet B': 'BradCast' 4/27/2017 On today's BradCast, Trump and the GOP trip over themselves in their mad to his 100th day as President, while Americans plan to hit the streets yet again in protest, this time in a Saturday demonstration on behalf of Planet Earth. [Audio link to show follows below.] Amidst the Trump Administration's ... http://bradblog.com/?p=12124 'Green News Report' - April 27, 2017 IN TODAY'S RADIO REPORT: Trump moves to review and maybe revoke national monuments; Florida governor calls out National Guard to fight drought-fueled wildfires; Even oil companies now predict a surge in electric cars; People's Climate March on Saturday to demand climate action; PLUS: Sea level rise estimates doubled thanks to ... http://bradblog.com/?p=12122 Why Trump's U.S. War Against Syria (and Now Canada?!) Matters: 'BradCast' 4/26/2017 On today's BradCast: Yes, it matters why we go to war and when we go to war and where we go to war -- even if the U.S. media (right, left and center) and U.S. Congress (Republicans and Democrats) would rather not discuss it. [Audio link to show follows below.] But, ... http://bradblog.com/?p=12121 Not Even Close, Mr. Spicer I couldn't help but burst out laughing while reading White House Press Secretary Sean Spicer's description of U.S. District Court Judge William H. Orrick's late Tuesday decision partially blocking a Presidential Executive Order on funding to so-called "sanctuary cities" as an "egregious overreach by a single, unelected district judge." ... http://bradblog.com/?p=12120 Fooled Again? Why Aren't U.S. Corporate Media Outlets Questioning Trump's Attack on Syria?: 'BradCast' 4/25/2017 On today's BradCast, Donald Trump may be failing in the courts, in Congress, failing the planet itself, but when it comes to military adventurism in Syria, the U.S. media -- left, right and center -- all seem to be fully on board. That, despite the lack of independent evidence supporting ... http://bradblog.com/?p=12119 'Green News Report' - April 25, 2017 IN TODAY'S RADIO REPORT: The March for Science was a global success on 7 continents; What's next? Recruiting scientists to run for elected office; Earth hits a milestone in rising CO2; PLUS: Britain hits its own milestone -- its first full day without coal since the 1880s... All that and ... http://bradblog.com/?p=12118 MIT Rocket Scientist Says White House Evidence of Alleged Syrian Chemical Attack is 'False': 'BradCast' 4/24/2017 On today's BradCast: Just days after the April 4 chemical attack in Syria's rebel-held Idlib province, the U.S. launched 59 Tomahawk cruise missiles against the air base said to have been where Bashar al-Assad's government launched an alleged sarin attack that reportedly killed some 80 civilians, including many children. ... http://bradblog.com/?p=12117 Sunday Toons of the 'Trump or Chump' 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=12116 GA Blocks New Voter Registrations in Advance of U.S. House Run-off Election: 'BradCast' 4/21/2017 On today's BradCast, more Republican efforts to keep (certain) voters from voting in several states where demographics are quickly moving against them, and they're beginning to get very worried, for good reason, in advance of 2018 -- but even ahead of the important U.S. House special election run-off election set ... http://bradblog.com/?p=12115