‘ON THE GROUND’ SHOW FOR SEPT. 29, 2017–War, Lies and Protests…War and the Environment…Janine Jackson…Headlines on Climate Change, the March for Racial Justice, Trump’s Mental Health Diagnosis and More…

On this show, we correct the reporting and spin on important news coming from DC. Players in the National Football League are protesting police terror, including the murder of innocent men, women and children with impunity–not the flag. DC in the Era of Climate Change: We also hear Jill Stein, Tim DeChristopher and David Swanson […]

‘ON THE GROUND’ SHOW FOR SEPT. 22, 2017–Rallying Against War and Rumors of War…Activists Tell FERC to Protect People, Not Polluters…Headlines on Healthcare, Black Lives Matter and More

This week in DC, our healthcare remains on the line as well as our right to clean water, clean air and our right to not live under the threat of war. We hear voices from a demonstration held outside the White House for the inaugural event of the People’s Congress of Resistance, a gathering that […]

‘ON THE GROUND’ SHOW FOR SEPT. 15, 2017–The F-Word: Richard Wolff on the Economics of Fascism…Bernie Sanders Introduces Medicare for All Bill…Headlines on Virginia Pipeline Protests and More

It’s the third week of the month and today we have a new episode of ‘The F-Word,’ our series on fascism. We are excited to have as our guest professor and author Richard D. Wolff, co-founder of Democracy at Work and host of the nationally syndicated program ‘Economic Update.’ Headlines on introduction of Medicare for […]

‘ON THE GROUND’ SHOW FOR SEPTEMBER 8, 2017: A Big Push for Medicare for All…Disaster Capitalism in Houston…Headlines on DACA, Michael Bennett, 118-Mile March and More…

As Senator Bernie Sanders prepares to introduce his anticipated Medicare for All bill on September 13th, we speak to leading health care advocate Dr. Margaret Flowers. Also, later in the show, the ugly face of disaster capitalism shows up in Houston in the aftermath of Hurricane Harvey. We hear from those in Houston on the […]

‘ON THE GROUND’ SHOW FOR SEPTEMBER 1, 2017: Antifa Anti-Fascist Activists Speak Out…Gerald Horne on Harvey and the Confederacy…Headlines on Vigil Outside Rex Tillerson’s Home and More…

On this show, we hear the largely untold story from anti-fascist Antifa activists who were on the ground in Charlottesville about the deadly violence that day, about the controversy over their confrontational tactics and their perspectives on the dangers of the Neo-fascist movement today in the United States. Nico, who joined two other members of […]