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Friday, March 17, 2017

WHAT HAPPENED

SOMETHING’S HAPPENING!

Thursday, March 16



12-12:15 Live interview with Judy Collins

La Mirada Concert Saturday March 18 info:

http://lamiradatheatre.com/current_events/concerts/judycollins/

Book: “Cravings”



12:15-1:15 Alan Watts, "Ramakrishna, Ramana, & Krishnamurti"

This astonishing unity-in-variety of Indian Spirituality as illustrated in the lives and teachings of three of the greatest Indian Sages of modern times. The opposing trends in their doctrines: world-affirmation vs. world-denial; disciple vs. naturalness; method vs. non-method." (AW) All info: http://www.alanwatts.org



1:15-2:30 Krishnamurti at Santa Cruz 1969 #1 of 4

We are society. What 'religion' means. Thought breeds pleasure and pain. A particularly excellent talk and series. From Krishnamurti Foundation of America, PO Box 1560, Ojai, CA 93024.



2:30-3:30 Caroline Casey, "Visionary Activist Show:"

Guest - Tony Vigorito, and his spicy, liberating trickster novel, “Love and Other Pranks.”

- http://tonyvigorito.com/love-and-other-pranks.php#sthash.KDQgkfqB.dpuf

Caroline's Website: http://www.coyotenetworknews.com



3:30-4 X Minus One "Nightfall" by Isaac Asimov

Originally broadcast Dec 7, 1955.



4-4:15 Rebroadcast of Judy Collins Interview

La Mirada Concert Saturday March 18 info:

http://lamiradatheatre.com/current_events/concerts/judycollins/

Book: “Cravings”



4:15 - 5:55 The Thom Hartmann Program



Trump's Budget, Issues Of The Day And Your Calls
- Congressman Mark Pocan (D-WI, 2nd District)

Site: Congressional Progressive Caucus.

Article: "CBO report: Health care bill would strip millions of their medical coverage" by Bryan Renbaum.

Article: "Trump's Second Bid at Travel Ban Knocked Down by Two U.S. Judges" by Kartikay Mehrotra, Erik Larson, and Bob Van Voris.

Article: "Trump puts the skinny in his 'skinny budget'" by Roberta Rampton.

Article: "President Trump tells the FEC he qualifies as a candidate for 2020" by Matea Gold.

Article: "LIVE STREAM: Donald Trump Rally in Nashville, Tennessee", March 15, 2017.

Article: "Trump rallies: Campaign-funded, for a reason" by Jeremy Diamond and Jeff Zeleny.

Article: "Trump's budget shows he is getting ready to fight Americans for their land on the border" by Christopher Woody.

Article: "New study finds 45,000 deaths annually linked to lack of health coverage" by David Cecere.

Bill: "H.R.676 - Expanded & Improved Medicare For All Act" by John Conyers.

Article: "The GOP's Stealth War Against Voters" (Crosscheck) by Greg Palast, August 24, 2016.

Event: March 15: DC EPA HQ: "Emergency Rally: Defend Climate and EPA from Trump's Attacks".

Video: .@RepJaredPolis TY , clean air clean water are vital to our existence.

Video: .@RepDonBeyer: "We have to stand up for the EPA and science. The EPA is already great." #DefendClimate.

Video: CPC Vi ce-Chair @JacksonLeeTX18 calling out @realDonaldTrump's attacks on EPA workers..

Video: [Pruit in the EPA] is not like the fox in the hen house, it is much worse & we have to stand up in every way we possibly can -@RepDonBeyer.

Article: "EPA Employees Vow to 'Stand Up! Fight Back!' Against New Administration, Budget Cuts" by Eric Katz.

Article: "3 Freedom Caucus Republicans voted against the Republican health bill in committee" by Tara Golshan.

Article: "Trump fuel economy rollback will kill jobs and cost each car buyer $1,650" by Joe Romm.

Article: "Discharge petition" by Wikipedia.

Article: "Marco Rubio Quietly Undermines Affordable Care Act" by Robert Pear.

Article: "Explaining 'Risk Corridors,' The Next Obamacare Issue" by Louise Radnofsky and Jennifer Corbett Dooren, Jan 22, 2014.

Article: "Trump's Budget Would Kill a Program That Feeds 2.4 Million Senior Citizens" by Alana Abramson.

Article: "This is how much it costs 'Meals on Wheels' to feed one elderly person for a year" by Quentin Fottrell.

Site: Congressional Black Caucus.

Article: "Pro-Pot Lawmakers Launch a Congressional Cannabis Caucus" by Tom Huddleston, Jr.

Site: Rep. Pramila Jayapal (WA-07).

Article: "Great Lakes funding cuts are absurd, irresponsible, lawmakers say" by Keith Matheny.



What the GOP's Budget Means for Working People...

Article: ""Morally Obscene" Trump Budget Proposal Stands to Make America Cruel Again" by Deirdre Fulton.

Article: "In Trump's blueprint to reorder the federal government, echoes of Reagan '81" by Dan Balz.

Article: "US states mull laws allowing religion in science class" by AFP.

Article: "Jeff Sessions Claims Marijuana Only 'Slightly Less Awful' Than Heroin" by Phillip Smith.

Article: "14th Amendment, July 9, 1868 (citizenship, representatives, public debt)

Article: "15th Amendment" (right to vote), February 3, 1870

Site: Aden Forecast.

Video: Checking in with the #Resistance | Full Frontal with Samantha Bee | TBS.

Article: "United States elections, 2017" by Wikipedia.

Article: "Will Trump make Calexit a serious question for voters?" by Thomas D. Elias.

Site: The Hartmann Report

Twitter: "Twistance



" by Alice Stollmeyer (Twitter+resistance=#Twistance. US federal #science agencies going rogue).

Article: "Did President Trump Announce Plans to End the 'Meals on Wheels' Program?" by Dan Evon.

Book: Strangers in Their Own Land: Anger and Mourning on the American Right by Arlie Russell Hochschild.

Book: Deer Hunting with Jesus: Dispatches from America's Class War by Joe Bageant.

Documentary: The Brainwashing Of My Dad.



Trump's War on the Media
- Katrina vanden Heuvel, The Nation Magazine


Site: "The Nation. March 20 2017 edition: Media in the Trump Era".

Article: "Trump's Plan to Eliminate Public Broadcasting Would Hurt Listeners in Trump Country" by John Nichols and Robert W. McChesney.

Video: Dakota Access Pipeline Company Attacks Native American Protesters with Dogs & Pepper Spray (Amy Goodman).

Article: "The tea party radio network" by Kenneth P. Vogel and Mackenzie Weinger.

Article: "Trump Versus the Media: How to Cover a Hostile President" by Nic Dawes.


The Big Picture: GOP Wants Terrified Workers for Corporate Masters

Big Picture Interview: GOP Makes America Cruel Again
- Mike Papantonio, America's Lawyer/Ring of Fire Radio/Law and Disorder

Big Picture Panel: Jeff Sessions Lies About Pot
- Dave McCulloch, Capitol Media Partners
- Kim Noble, Green For All

Big Picture Fact: Parts Of The Barrier Reef Are DEAD


VIDEO: https://www.youtube.com/user/TheBigPictureRT



Thom's Website: http://www.thomhartmann.com



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Thursday, March 16, 2017

WHAT HAPPENED

SOMETHING’S HAPPENING!

Wednesday, March 15, 2007



12-1 Dave Emory, "For the Record #941 - Who Is Tulsi Gabbard? (Part 1)”

For a detailed, annotated description of this program go to:

http://spitfirelist.com/for-the-record/ftr-941-who-is-tulsi-gabbard-part-1/



You can subscribe to the comments made on programs and posts–an excellent source of information in, and of, itself --

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Dave Emory’s entire life­time of work is avail­able on a flash drive. The new drive is a 32-gigabyte drive that is current as of the programs and articles posted by early 2016. Link: http://www.kfjc.org/donate/index.php



Dave's website: http://www.spitfirelist.com





1-2 Dave Emory, "For the Record #942 - Who Is Tulsi Gabbard? (Part 2)”

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You can subscribe to the comments made on programs and posts–an excellent source of information in, and of, itself -- http://feeds.feedburner.com/SpitfireListComments



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Dave's website: http://www.spitfirelist.com





MUSIC OUTRO: Krishna Das, ‘Bernie’s Chalisa’ from ”Flow of Grace” CD

http://www.soundstrue.com/store/catalogsearch/result/?q=Krishna%20Das





2-3 The Ralph Nader Radio Hour

Attacks On Legal System/Surveillance State

Joanne Doroshow is Executive Director of the Center for Justice & Democracy at New York Law School. The Center’s blog, ThePopTort.com.



Dr. Richard Stallman is one of the pioneers of modern computer programming. Dr. Stallman has spent much of his career advocating for free-software, founding the Free Software Foundation,

See more at: https://ralphnaderradiohour.com/attacks-on-legal-systemsurveillance-state/#sthash.H7ch0oT4.dpuf



Program website:

http://www.ralphnaderradiohour.com



3-4 Dr. Seth Darling, "The End of Water as We Know It"

From TUC Radio, 1 (707) 463-2654, http://www.tucradio.org



4-5:55 The Thom Hartmann Program



Hey, Kelly Anne...It's Not Just Microwaves Anymore! Thom Reveals What Else Is Spying On You...

Article: "Why Robert Shiller Is Worried About the Trump Rally" by Jason Clenfield and Adam Haigh.

Article: "Trump to nominate Goldman Sachs' Donovan as deputy Treasury secretary" by Eric Beech.

Article: "Student loan defaults jumped by nearly 20% last year" by Sarah Skidmore Sell.

Event: March 15: DC EPA HQ: "Emergency Rally: Defend Climate and EPA from Trump's Attacks".

Video: .@RepJaredPolis TY , clean air clean water are vital to our existence.

Video: .@RepDonBeyer: "We have to stand up for the EPA and science. The EPA is already great." #DefendClimate.

Video: CPC Vi ce-Chair @JacksonLeeTX18 calling out @realDonaldTrump's attacks on EPA workers..

Video: [Pruit in the EPA] is not like the fox in the hen house, it is much worse & we have to stand up in every way we possibly can -@RepDonBeyer.

Article: "How the fiduciary rule works" by Sharon Epperson.

Law: "Dodd-Frank Wall Street Reform and Consumer Protection Act", 2010.

Article: "Trump officials seek to delay Obama rule on investment advisers" by Tim Devaney And Megan R. Wilson.

Article: "Don't Let Wall Street Drain Our Retirement Accounts" by AFL-CIO.

Article: "WATCH: U.S. charges Russian officials, hackers in mass Yahoo breach" by AP.

Bill: "H.R.676 - Expanded & Improved Medicare For All Act" by John Conyers.

Article: "Junior Achievement" by Wikipedia.

Article: "Trump to reopen review of US fuel efficiency standards" by Ed Crooks.

Crazy Alert: "Vibrator Maker To Pay Millions Over Claims It Secretly Tracked Use" by Camila Domonoske.

Article: "How SCOTUS Campaign Finance Rulings 'Distorted' US Democracy" by Lauren McCauley.

Article: "Whose Voice, Whose Choice? The Distorting Influence Of The Political Donor Class In Our Big-money Elections" by Sean McElwee.

Case: "Buckley v. Valeo", 1976

Case: "Colorado Republican Federal Campaign Committee v. Federal Election Commission".

Case: "Citizens United v. Federal Election Commission" (2010)

Article: "Ides of March" by Wikipedia.



Is Trump Trying To Kill Electric Cars?
- Charles Sauer, The Market Institute







Article: "Trump to reopen review of US fuel efficiency standards" by Ed Crooks.

Article: "Caral" by Wikipedia.

Article: "The invisible hazard afflicting thousands of schools" by Jamie Smith Hopkins.



Talk Media News Segment:
- Ellen Ratner, Bureau Chief





Article: "Trump world takes victory lap after tax records released" by Justin Duckham.

Article: "Did Donald Trump leak his own tax return?" by Z. Byron Wolf and Josiah Ryan.

Article: "Trump announces new rules for auto fuel economy and emissions" by TMN.

Article: "Why Attacking California's Clean Car Program Is a Loser" by Simon Mui, David Pettit.

Article: "FBI Director Comey to brief top senators on Russia Wednesday" by Jordain Carney.

Article: "Nunes: No evidence that Obama wiretapped Trump Tower" by Bryan Renbaum.

Article: "Justice Department charges Russian agents and hackers with Yahoo breach" by TMN.

Video: Cancer Survivors Network TV Commercial, 'Message to President Trump'.

Article: "No Paul Ryan, Planned Parenthood Can Never Be Replaced By Federal Community Health Centers" by Maya Parthasarathy.

Article: "Group of 17 Republicans sign US House resolution to fight climate change" by Reuters.

Article: "FBI Investigation of Georgia Election Systems Breach Necessitates Use of Paper Ballots for Upcoming Congressional Special Election" by Common Cause.

Site: "Goats for the old Goat".



Surprise... Poverty & Inequality Are Getting Worse Under Trump
- Rebecca Vallas, Center for American Progress Poverty to Prosperity Program/Off-Kilter Podcast (formerly Poverty Talk Radio)














Article: "Trump budget would slice domestic programs, foreign aid" by Roberta Rampton and Richard Cowan.

Article: "As Many as 24 Million People Could Lose Their Health Care Coverage If GOP Gets Away with Repealing Obamacare" by Steven Rosenfeld.

Article: "Trump's hiring freeze hurts young veterans, who were already having trouble getting jobs" by Contessa Brewer.

Article: "Read President Trump's full, blistering inaugural speech, attacking Washington, promising 'America first'" by Rachel Cao.

Quote: "I don't want to abolish government. I simply want to reduce it to the size where I can drag it into the bathroom and drown it in the bathtub" by Grover Norquist.

Article: "Richest 20 Americans Own More Wealth Than The Entire Bottom Half Of The Country: Report" by Cole Stangler.

Article: "The GOP's Plan Is Basically a $600 Billion Tax Cut for Rich Americans" by Mar 7, 2017.



Site: Colorado Democratic Party.

Twitter: "Colorado Dems".

Article: "Cory Gardner" by Wikipedia.

Article: "GOP lawmaker: 'We can't restore our civilization with somebody else's babies'" by Paulina Firozi.

Article: "Schengen" by Wikipedia.

Article: "Polish Plumber" by Wikipedia.

Article: "Immigration Reform and Control Act of 1986" (Reagan amnesty)

Article: "Geert Wilders" by Wikipedia.

Article: "North American Free Trade Agreement" (NAFTA) by Wikipedia

Article: "Yellen: Strong economy warrants gradual interest rate increase" by Bryan Renbaum.



The Big Picture: Can Bernie Make the Red States Blue?

Big Picture Interview: Bernie Unveils His Plan To Flip Red States
- Larry Cohen, Our Revolution/Democracy Initiative







Big Picture Panel: Is Trump Killing the Electric Car?
- Charles Sauer, The Market Institute






- Matt "Political Panic" Demar, Entrepreneur




Big Picture Fact: Extreme Sea Levels Heading To Europe





VIDEO: https://www.youtube.com/user/TheBigPictureRT



Thom's Website: http://www.thomhartmann.com



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Wednesday, March 15, 2017

WHAT HAPPENED

SOMETHING’S HAPPENING!

Tuesday, March 14



12-12:30 Vaccine Update

1. “Vitamin D Works Better Than Flu Vaccines if Your Levels are Low”

http://articles.mercola.com/sites/articles/archive/2017/02/27/vitamin-d-better-than-flu-vaccine.aspx



2. “Will Refusing Vaccines Soon Lead to CPS Kidnapping Your Children fior ‘Medical Neglect’?”

http://vaccineimpact.com/2017/will-refusing-vaccines-soon-lead-to-cps-kidnapping-your-children-for-medical-neglect/





12:30-1:30 Mark Ian Barasch "The Healing Path" Part 2 of 2

New and used copies of the book can be found at

www.bookfinder.com -



INTRO MUSIC: John Prine, ‘Illegal Smile’ from “Best of” LP



1:30-2:45 Jack Herer, "The Emperor Wears No Clothes"

From Pacifica Radio Archives, 1 (800) 735-0230, http://www.pacificaradioarchives.org Program KZ 1554.



INTRO MUSIC: The Byrds, ‘Wild Mountain Thyme’ from “Fifth Dimension” LP



3-4 Dennis McKenna, "Sacred Psychedelic Plants"

Recorded at "Mind, Molecules, and Magic" conference, Los Angeles, 1986.

Copies not available.





4-4:05 Thom Hartmann and Dennis McKenna

Book: “Brotherhood of the Screaming Abyss: My Life with Terence McKenna”





4:05-5:55 The Thom Hartmann Program

Thom's Website: http://www.thomhartmann.com



Has the Modern Republican Party Morphed Into a Con Game as a Result of Billionaires?
- David Frum, The Atlantic

Article: "How to Build an Autocracy" by David Frum.

Article: "The Powell Memo or Powell Manifesto".

Case: "Buckley v. Valeo", 1976

Case: "Citizens United v. Federal Election Commission" (2010)

Article: "Viktor Orbán" by Wikipedia.

Article: "U.S. Attorney Preet Bharara Says He Was Fired After Refusing to Quit" by Maggie Haberman And Charlie Savage.

Article: "Twitter U-turns over banning white nationalist" by Alex Hern.

Article: "'I'm Here to Help,' Trump Tells Tech Executives at Meeting" by David Streitfeld.

Article: "2 of a Farmer's 3 Children Overdosed. What of the Third - and the Land?" by Jack Healy.



Are We All Living in the Breitbart Bubble?

Article: "Tillerson

used email alias at Exxon to talk climate: New York attorney general

" by Karen Freifeld.

Article: "Janet Yellen walks delicate Fed path on mortgage-backed bonds" by Alistair Gray and Robin Wigglesworth.

Article: "Quantitative easing" by Wikipedia.

Article: "Mark Levin to Congress: Investigate Obama's 'Silent Coup' vs. Trump" by Joel B. Pollak.

Tweet: "Terrible! Just found out that Obama had my "wires tapped" in Trump Tower just before the victory. Nothing found. This is McCarthyism!" by Donald J Trump.

Tweet: "Is it legal for a sitting President to be "wire tapping" a race for president prior to an election? Turned down by court earlier. A NEW LOW!" by Donald J Trump.

Tweet: "How low has President Obama gone to tapp my phones during the very sacred election process. This is Nixon/Watergate. Bad (or sick) guy!" by Donald J Trump.

Article: "Donald Trump/Billy Bush leaked video: Full transcript - read the full sexist exchange here" by Melanie Ehrenkranz.

Article: "Exclusive - Audio Emerges of When Paul Ryan Abandoned Donald Trump: 'I Am Not Going to Defend Donald Trump-Not Now, Not in the Future'" by Matthew Boyle.



What the GOP Kept Secret About Repealing Obamacare...
- Wendell Potter, Deadly Spin/Nation on the Take/Tarbell


Article: "As Many as 24 Million People Could Lose Their Health Care Coverage If GOP Gets Away with Repealing Obamacare" by Steven Rosenfeld.

Article: "Paul Ryan Fundraised With Health Insurance Lobbying Firm Just Before His PowerPoint" by Lee Fang, Nick Surgey.

Article: "Secret White House Analysis Showed Even More Losing Care" by Josh Marshall.



Trump's 'Buy America' Rhetoric
- Senator Jeff Merkley (D-OR)


Law: "Buy American Act", 1933.

Article: "Trump pledges 'Buy American' measures in address to Congress" by Shawn McCarthy.

Article: "U.S. Senator Tammy Baldwin Again Presses President Trump To Make Good On His Buy America Pledge".

Report: "United States Reported Opening More Opportunities to Foreign Firms Than Other Countries, but Better Data Are Needed" by GAO.

Letter: "to Trump President Trump 3.10.17 GAO Report" by Sens. Baldwin, Merkley.



Article: "Why a Constitutional Convention Is the Last Thing We Need to Fix Our Democracy Right Now" by Paul Rosenberg.

Case: "Buckley v. Valeo", 1976

Article: "Fresh off a disastrous governorship, Sam Brownback reportedly set for a cushy job at the U.N." by Alan Pyke.

Article: "Secret White House Analysis Showed Even More Losing Care" by Josh Marshall.

Article: "Bank of North Dakota" by Wikipedia.

Law: "Sherman Antitrust Act", 1890.

Site: Jeff Carr for Lt. Governor.

ActBlue: "Jeff Carr".

Article: "NBC's Andrea Mitchell Ejected From State Dept. Room Asking Tillerson About Russia, China, Ukraine" by Tim Hains.

Article: "Trump budget plan shows how he would reshape nation" by Stephen Collinson.

Article: "Ukraine signs $10 billion shale gas deal with Chevron" by Pavel Polityuk and Richard Balmforth.



Excerpt: "Roll Back the Reagan Tax Cuts" by Thom Hartmann.

Book: "Rebooting the American Dream: 11 Ways to Rebuild Our Country" by Thom Hartmann (read online)

Book: "Rebooting the American Dream: 11 Ways to Rebuild Our Country" by Thom Hartmann

Article: "Murkowski outlines conditions to support Obamacare repeal in speech to Alaska Legislature" by KTUU.

Article: "Kasich Says Ohio Couldn't Fill Coverage Gap In Obamacare Overhaul" by Karen Kasler.

Article: "'There is no way to be safe': Oregon city fears immigration raids after 11 detained" by Lauren Dake.



The Big Picture: Which is Worse - Using An Alias to Attract Girls or to DeFraud the Public?

Big Picture Interview: Is The GOP Health Plan An Act Of Class Warfare?
- Joe Messina, The Real Side w/Joe Messina/Ramblings of a Right Wing, Bible Thumping, White Guy!

Big Picture Panel: The Breitbart Bubble Exposed
- Kai Newkirk, Democracy Spring/99Rise
- Bryan Pruitt, RedState

Big Picture Fact: Could Bullying Cause Chronic Disease?



VIDEO: https://www.youtube.com/user/TheBigPictureRT



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