‘ON THE GROUND’ SHOW FOR JANUARY 31, 2020: Trump Impeachment Winds Down but Gross Policies Roll On…Cop Charged With Murder in DC Suburbs…Rallying Against War and For Human Needs…Plus Headlines

The impeachment trial of Donald Trump may be winding down but the assault by the U.S. on human rights here and abroad goes on unabated. And we speak to April Goggans of Black Lives Matter DC about the case of a police officer arrested and charged with murder in the DC suburbs. Plus headlines and […]

‘ON THE GROUND’ SHOW FOR JANUARY 24, 2020: Despite Attacks, Sanders Surges in Polls…The Assault on Reporters, Whistleblowers and Truthtellers…Honoring King on his 91st Birthday…Plus Headlines

With increased attacks on presidential candidate Bernie Sanders by corporate media, and with reporters, whistleblowers and truthtellers around the world under assault, we talk to journalist Jon Jeter about today’s world of news, lies and videotape. And on the holiday celebrating what would have been the Rev. Martin Luther Kings 91st birthday, activists marched and […]

‘ON THE GROUND’ SHOW FOR JANUARY 17, 2020: Fire Drill Fridays Finale in DC…J.P. Morgan Chase Targeted as a Backer of Suicidal Expansion of Fossil Fuels…With Jane Fonda, Naomi Klein, Terra Houska and More…

For this hour, voices from the Fire Drill Fridays climate protest held January 10, 2020 outside the U.S. Capitol, organized and mced by actress Jane Fonda, This protest focused on the role of banks and other financial institutions in continuing to fund the extraction of oil, gas and coal that is making earth uninhabitable. With […]

‘ON THE GROUND’ SHOW FOR JANUARY 10, 2020: U.S. Attack on Iran Sparks a New Anti-War Movement…Part 2 of Testimony On Exxon’s Decades of Lies About Climate Change

The U.S. assassination of Iran’s top general is ratcheting fears of war around the globe and re-awakening the anti-war movement in the United States. Voices from the No War on Iran protest in front of the White House on January 4, 2020, including Jane Fonda, Brian Becker and Sean Blackmon. And as apocalyptic images from […]

‘ON THE GROUND’ SHOW FOR JANUARY 3, 2020: First of Two Shows Featuring Testimony from Scientists About Exxon Knowing and Lying for Decades about Climate Change

The first of two shows featuring extraordinary testimony from former Exxon scientists about the oil giant knowing and lying for decades about climate change. Experts say that an intense corporate disinformation campaign has led to decades of inaction and to today’s climate crisis. Voices include Former Exxon scientists Martin Hoffert and Ed Garvey, Naomi Oreskes, […]