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Friday, November 11, 2016



Friday, November 11, 2016

INTRO MUSIC: Leonard Cohen, ‘Anthem’ from “The Future” CD

3-4 Alan Watts, "Zen Reconsidered” Part 1 of 4

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4-5 Caroline Casey, "Visionary Activist Show:"

With guest herbalist, author, teacher Robin Rose Bennett, author of “ Healing Magic "and “The Gift of Healing Herbs,” …

From KPFA. Caroline's Website:

5 – 5:55 The Thom Hartmann Program

Thom's Website:

Will Jim DeMint & the Tea Party Be A Shadow Government?

Article: "Protesters target Trump buildings in massive street rallies" by Max Blau, Euan McKirdy and Holly Yan.

Article: "McConnell Pledges Obamacare Rollback But Cautions About Overreach" by Niels Lesniewski.

Article: "New Hampshire Republican Sen. Kelly Ayotte Loses to Democratic Gov. Maggie Hassan" by Ali Rogin.

Article: "Russ Feingold Loses To Ron Johnson In Wisconsin Senate Race" by Amanda Terkel.

Video: 1989 Roger & Me.

Video: Ralph Nader, "This Could Be The Most Serious Event In History".

"I Was Shot at Standing Rock..."
- Erin Schrode, 2016 Congressional Candidate (D-CA, 2nd District)/Journalist & Activist

Article: "WARNING: GRAPHIC VIDEO. Speechless. I was shot by militarized police..." by Erin Schrode.

Video: I was shot by militarized police WHILE interviewing a man on camera at #StandingRock...and here's the footage - Erin Schrode.

Article: "Rubber bullet" by Wikipedia.

Article: "Shailene Woodley arrested while protesting North Dakota oil pipeline

" by Nicky Woolf.

Article: "Amy Goodman Is Facing Jail Time for Reporting on the Dakota Access Pipeline. That Should Scare Us All." by Lizzy Ratner, 15 October 2016.

Article: "North Dakota Judge Throws Out Charges Against Journalist Amy Goodman" by John Light, October 17, 2016.

Article: "Documentary film-makers face decades in prison for taping oil pipeline protests" by Sam Levin.

Make Trump a One Term President...
- George Goehl, People's Action

Article: "Donald Trump's Victory is Not the Last Word" by LeeAnn Hall and George Goehl.


Article: "Watch Anti-Donald Trump Protesters March Through Downtown Chicago" by Joe Vince.

Article: "Bernie Sanders says he'll work with Trump on working class issues" by AP.

Article: "Industrial Workers of the World" (IWW, Wobblies) by Wikipedia.

Book: Listen Liberal by Thomas Frank.

Speech: "Great Society" by Wikipedia.

Article: "New Deal" by Wikipedia.

Site: National Popular Vote.

Tonight on The Big Picture on RT TV at 7pm and 10:30pm... Democrats Need to Rediscover Their Progressive Roots (check your local listings for stations or stream at RT or Free Speech TV, and catch past shows on Youtube)

Big Picture Politics Panel: Democrats Need to Rediscover Their Progressive Roots
- David Ferguson, Ferguson & Associates
- Ben Wikler,

Big Picture Interview: Breaking Through Power Is Easier Then You Think
- Ralph Nader, Breaking Through Power: It's Easier Than We Think

5:55-6 KPFK Community Calendar

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Thursday, November 10, 2016



Thursday, November 10, 2016


Special All-Thom Hartmann Program on Presidential Election

Thom's reaction to President-Elect Trump - it's been in the works for decades...

Article: "Election 2016 live results" by The Guardian.

Article: "The Powell Memo or Powell Manifesto".

Book: "The Crash of 2016: The Plot to Destroy America--and What We Can Do to Stop It" by Thom Hartmann.

Article: "Eric Cantor, Paul Ryan & Kevin McCarthy: Plot To Sabotage US Economy with Frank Luntz" by keepemhonest.

Book: "When the Tea Party Came to Town: Inside the U.S. House of Representatives' Most Combative, Dysfunctional, and Infuriating Term in Modern History" by Robert Draper.

Book: Dark Money: The Hidden History of the Billionaires Behind the Rise of the Radical Right by Jane Mayer

Article: "Watch President Obama's Post-Election Speech" by Lawrence Yee.

Article: "WATCH: An emotional Van Jones calls Donald Trump's victory "a white-lash against a black president"" by Brendan Gauthier.

Book: Listen Liberal by Thomas Frank.

Video: Liberalism: What Happened To The Party Of The People? (w/Guest: Thomas Frank).

Video: Hillary Clinton's concession speech, Nov 9, 2016.

Article: "List of United States presidential elections by popular vote margin" by Wikipedia.

Quote: "Anybody can become angry - that is easy, but to be angry with the right person and to the right degree and at the right time and for the right purpose, and in the right way - that is not within everybody's power and is not easy." - Aristotle.

Article: "US election: California voters approve marijuana for recreational use" by BBC.

Law: "Sherman Antitrust Act", 1890.

Law: "Telecommunications Act of 1996" by Wikipedia.

Quote: "It violates the essence of what made America a great country in its political system. Now it's just an oligarchy with unlimited political bribery being at the essence of getting the nominations for president or elected president. And the same thing applies to governors and U.S. senators and Congress members. So now we've just seen a complete subversion of our political system as a payoff to major contributors who want and expect and sometimes get favors for themselves after the election's over'." - President Jimmy Carter on unlimited money in politics on the Thom Hartmann Program, 28 July 2015.

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

Your calls on the election results...

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: "Rubio's inaccurate claim that he 'inserted' a provision restricting Obamacare 'bailout' funds" by Glenn Kessler.

Article: "Michael Moore: Morning-After To-Do List" by Michael Moore.

Article: "Electoral College" by Wikipedia.

Article: "The Electoral College" by FairVote.

Article: "Democracy Now: How they're stealing Ohio Vote machines audit function disabled-and worse" by Greg Palast.

Article: "Republicans retain control of Senate with Pat Toomey win in Pennsylvania" by Tom Howell Jr.

Article: "Donald Trump's victory has enormous consequences for the Supreme Court" by Robert Barnes.

Article: "Bush Ignored Terrorism Before 911 - Public Record".

Article: "Bernie Sanders, or Elizabeth Warren, or Van Jones for DNC Chair" by kos.

Article: "GOP's Merrick Garland Delay Tactic Salvages Conservative Agenda At Supreme Court" by Daniel Fisher.

Article: "Constitution of the United States", article 3 section 2. "... the supreme Court shall have appellate Jurisdiction, both as to Law and Fact, with such Exceptions, and under such Regulations as the Congress shall make..."

Article: "FDR's Losing Battle To Pack The Supreme Court" by NPR.

Case: "McCutcheon v. Federal Election Commission", 2014.

Article: "Voter Purges Alter U.S. Political Map" by Greg Palast.

Talk Media News Segment:
- Bob Ney

Book: "Sideswiped: Lessons Learned Courtesy of the Hit Men of Capitol Hill" by Robert Ney.

Article: "President-elect Trump claims victory, capping improbable election upset" by Luke Vargas.

Article: "Clinton passes Trump in popular vote" by TMN.

Article: "Obama congratulates Trump on victory, invites him to White House" by TMN.

Article: "Clinton: 'Donald Trump is going to be our president'" by Justin Duckham.

Article: "Obama on Trump: 'We are now all rooting for his success'" by Loree Lewis.

Article: "Our predictions for 2016" by TMN.

Site: "Goats for the old Goat".

Site: Governor Free Don Siegelman

4:30 MUSIC BREAK: Traffic, ‘This Train Won’t Stop’ from “Far From Home” CD

More reaction to the shocking election results...

Audio: "Thom Hartmann Show 5 November 2008" hosted by White Rose Society.

Video: Trump, America's Duterte... (w/Guest: Richard Greene).

Article: "United States Senate elections, 2018" by Wikipedia.

Article: "United States gubernatorial elections, 2018" by Wikipedia.

Article: "Signature requirements and deadlines for 2016 U.S. Congress elections" by Ballotpedia.

Site: C-SPAN.

Site: U.S. Senate: Calendars and Schedules.

Site: Congressional Calendars.

Article: "Tuberculosis Outbreak In Alabama: 3 Dead And 47 Positive Cases Reported With Numbers Rising" by Manasi Gandhi.

Site: Our Revolution.

Twitter: "#periodsforpence".

Book: "Cracking the Code: How to Win Hearts, Change Minds, and Restore America's Original Vision" by Thom Hartmann.

Book: Don't Think of an Elephant!: Know Your Values and Frame the Debate--The Essential Guide for Progressives by George Lakoff.

Article: "Paul Ryan declares a 'mandate' for Donald Trump" by Steve Benen.

Article: "Trump has gotten nearly $3 billion in 'free' advertising" by Robert Schroeder, May 6, 2016.

Article: "Pinkwashing


" by Wikipedia.

Quote: "The transsexually constructed lesbian-feminist feeds off woman's true energy source, i.e. her woman-identified self. It is he who recognises that if female spirit, mind, creativity and sexuality exist anywhere in a powerful way it is here, among lesbian-feminists... I contend that the problem with transsexualism would best be served by morally mandating it out of existence" - Janice Raymond.

Book: The Transsexual Empire: The Making of the She-Male by Janice G. Raymond.

Article: "Feminist views on transgender and transsexual people" by Wikipedia.

Article: "Americans Wanted a Revolution, and Clinton Only Offered Them Obama 2.0" by Thom Hartmann.

Tonight on The Big Picture on RT TV at 7pm and 10:30pm... How Liberals Put Trump In The White House/Has The Death Of Neoliberalism Arrived? (check your local listings for stations or stream at RT or Free Speech TV, and catch past shows on Youtube)

Big Picture Interview: How Liberals Put Trump In The White House
- Katrina vanden Heuvel, The Nation Magazine

Big Picture Interview: Has The Death Of Neoliberalism Arrived?
- Ralph Nader, Breaking Through Power: It's Easier Than We Think

5:55-6 KPFK Community Calendar

The KPFK switchboard has a printed copy at hand – M-F 9am-5pm, 1 (818) 985-2711

Wednesday, November 9, 2016



Wednesday, November 09, 2016

3-4 Noam Chomsky, “Elections and Voting” from Alternative Radio, 1 (800) 444-1977,

4-4:10 Segment from Thom Hartmann Program Nov 8 Hour 1.

4:10-5 Thom Hartmann Conversations with Great Minds

Thomas Frank, "Listen, Liberal: Or, What Ever Happened to the Party of the People?"

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5-5:30 Thom Hartmann Conversations with Great Minds

Alyssa Katz, “The Influence Machine: The U.S. Chamber of Commerce and the Corporate Capture of American Life”

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5:30-5:55 Thom Hartmann, Conversations with Great Minds

Kevin O’Leary, “Trump and the Roots of Rage: The Republican Right and the Authoritarian Threat”

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5:55-6 KPFK Community Calendar

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Tuesday, November 8, 2016



Tuesday, November 8, 2016

3-4:30 Joseph M. Marshall III, ‘Living the Lakota Way” Part 2 of 6

What did my ancestors believe? Why ancestry is important. ‘All my relatives.’ Introduction to “Tradition and Rituals.” The moving of a Lakota village. Modern traditions. Crafts and artisans. Lakota traditions and rituals. The Vision Quest and the Sun Dance, How to create rituals in your own life.

4:30-5:55 The Thom Hartmann Program

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While You Weren't Looking... Trump's Plan to Privatize Our Roads

Article: "There are 4,000 people in a half-mile voting line in Cincinnati today. This isn't okay." by Libby Nelson.

Article: "While You Weren't Looking, Donald Trump Released a Plan to Privatize America's Roads and Bridges" by Jordan Weissmann.

Law: "Voting Rights Act of 1965".

Article: "Supreme Court Invalidates Key Part of Voting Rights Act" by Adam Liptak, June 25, 2013.

Case: "Shelby County v. Holder", 2013.

Article: "Five Ways Republicans Are Threatening Voting Rights" by Anna North.

Article: "Clinton has been swiftboated by Trump and his acolytes" by Gloria Steinem.

"Why I'm Voting For Trump"
- Conservative Gregg Jackson, Conservative Comebacks To Liberal Lies...

Article: "Why I'm Voting For Trump" by Gregg Jackson.

Bible: Deuteronomy.

Article: "Christianity Will Soon Be Outlawed: A 4th Degree Coven Witch Will Be Running America" by Dave Hodges.

Article: "The Degree System" (Wicca) by Patti Wigington.

Article: "Margaret Sanger Awards" by Wikipedia.

Article: "Focus group reflects nation's dark mood ahead of Election Day" by Steve Kroft.

Video: Adam Curtis HyperNormalisation Full Episodes - Adam Curtis 2016.

Article: "Vote "NO" on shady, not smart, solar amendment | Editorial" by Sun Sentinel.

Article: "Fetus" by Douglas Harper.

- Congressman Keith Ellison (D-MN, 5th District)/Hillary for America

Clip: "Paul Weyrich - "I don't want everybody to vote" (Goo Goo)".

Article: "Association of Community Organizations for Reform Now" (ACORN).

Article: "US judges overturn a North Carolina voting law that targeted African Americans with "almost surgical precision"" by Tim Fernholz.

Podcast: "We The Podcast" by Keith Ellison.

Audio: "We The Podcast" by Rep. Keith Ellison.

Talk Media News Segment:
- Victoria Jones

Site: "Goats for the old Goat".

Site: Governor Free Don Siegelman

Article: "Justice Department to monitor Tuesday's election in 28 states" by Julia Harte.

Article: "Jury Selection Postponed In Trial Of Church Shooting Suspect Dylann Roof" by Rebecca Hersher.

Article: "White House not given advance notice of Comey's Sunday announcement" by Sarah Wheaton.

Article: "Watch Hillary Clinton's Final Campaign Ad" by Sam Frizell.

Article: "Trump Takes Time Off During Rally to Admire a Mask of Himself: 'Nice Set of Hair'" by Ken Meyer.

Article: "Inside Donald Trump's Last Stand: An Anxious Nominee Seeks Assurance" by Maggie Haberman, Ashley Parker, Jeremy W. Peters and Michael Barbaro.

Article: "Pressure mounts on Ryan to delay vote on his future" by Rachael Bade.\

Tonight on The Big Picture on RT TV at 7pm and 10:30pm... How Do We Protect Our Vote? (check your local listings for stations or stream at RT or Free Speech TV, and catch past shows on Youtube)

Big Picture Interview: How Do We Protect Our Vote?
- Susannah Goodman, Common Cause


Big Picture Politics Panel: Comey... The Man Everyone Hates
- Valerie Ervin, Working Families Party
- Siraj Hashmi, Red Alert Politics

Big Picture Fact: How Water Bottles Destroy the Planet

Thom’s Website:

5:55-6 KPFK Community Calendar

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