Showing by author: Farron Cousins

Deepwater Horizon: BP’s Toxic Legacy
Deepwater Horizon: BP’s Toxic Legacy (via Desmogblog) Sun, 2014-04-20 13:01Farron Cousins It has now been four years since the Deepwater Horizon oil rig exploded, killing 11 men and leaking an estimated 210 million gallons of crude oil into the Gulf of Mexico.  The media attention has disappeared, but… (more…) [more]
This Week’s Ring of Fire on Free Speech TV!
This week’s Ring of Fire, hosted by Mike Papantonio: Sundays at 12pm Eastern, 9am Pacific.  Full schedule of rebroadcasts can be found at FreeSpeech.org. This week on Ring of Fire on Free Speech TV:  Joe Cotchett will tell us about the overwhelming corruption from the Roberts’ Supreme Court. Mike Burg will tell us how Wall Street is able to gamble our investments without fear because t [more]
This Weekend on Ring of Fire Radio!
This week’s Ring of Fire Radio, hosted by Robert F. Kennedy Jr., Mike Papantonio and Sam Seder: Saturdays at 3 o’clock Eastern, rebroadcasts Sunday nights at 8 pm Eastern: This week on Ring of Fire Radio:  We’ll be talking with author Nomi Prins about the ugly relationship between presidents and bankers. Investigative journalist Aaron Cantu will tell us who’s getting rich off the pr [more]
Industry Funded Politicians Hope to Thwart Pollution Penalties in North Carolina
Industry Funded Politicians Hope To Thwart Pollution Penalties In North Carolina (via Desmogblog) Tue, 2014-04-15 13:25Farron Cousins On March 6th of this year, North Carolina Superior Court Judge Paul Ridgeway handed down a ruling that Duke Energy must immediately prevent toxins from their coal ash ponds from leaking into the water supply, and… (more…) [more]
This Week’s Ring of Fire on Free Speech TV!
This week’s Ring of Fire, hosted by Mike Papantonio: Sundays at 12pm Eastern, 9am Pacific.  Full schedule of rebroadcasts can be found at FreeSpeech.org. This week on Ring of Fire on Free Speech TV:  Stephen Burg will tell us why Republicans are lining up to kiss the ring of billionaire conservatives. Elliot Fineman, CEO of National Gun Victims Action Council, talks about the myth that c [more]
This Weekend on Ring of Fire Radio!
This weekend on The Best of Ring of Fire Radio, hosted by Robert F. Kennedy Jr., Mike Papantonio and Sam Seder: Saturdays at 3 o’clock Eastern, rebroadcasts Sunday nights at 8 pm Eastern. This week on The Best of Ring of Fire Radio:  Daniel Ellsberg will be here to discuss the domestic spying programs of the federal government. Climate scientist and author Michael Mann will tell us why ap [more]
Jeb Bush’s Ugly Record On Minorities Back In The Spotlight
This past Friday, Ring of Fire’s Mike Papantonio appeared on MSNBC’s The Ed Show to discuss the GOP’s latest attempt to rebrand themselves.  In a series of new ads, the Republican Party recruited Jeb Bush and Louisiana governor Bobby Jindal to appear as the “new” face of the Party, ignoring the fact that both Bush and Jindal are old school members of the Grand OLD Party. During the s [more]
This Week’s Ring of Fire on Free Speech TV!
This week’s Ring of Fire, hosted by Mike Papantonio: Sundays at 12pm Eastern, 9am Pacific.  Full schedule of rebroadcasts can be found at FreeSpeech.org. This week on Ring of Fire on Free Speech TV:  Farron Cousins, executive editor of The Trial Lawyer Magazine and contributing writer for DeSmogBlog.com, will be filling in for Mike Papantonio this week. Howard Nations will explain what [more]
This Weekend on Ring of Fire Radio!
This week’s Ring of Fire Radio, hosted by Robert F. Kennedy Jr., Mike Papantonio and Sam Seder: Saturdays at 3 o’clock Eastern, rebroadcasts Sunday nights at 8 pm Eastern. This week on Ring of Fire Radio:  Salon.com contributing writer David Dayen will be here to tell us about Wells Fargo’s mortgage fraud handbook. Dave Hawkins from the NRDC will tell us what the new IPCC climate chan [more]
This Week’s Ring of Fire on Free Speech TV!
This week’s Ring of Fire, hosted by Mike Papantonio: Sundays at 12pm Eastern, 9am Pacific.  Full schedule of rebroadcasts can be found at FreeSpeech.org. This week on Ring of Fire on Free Speech TV:  We’ll talk about how investing in infrastructure could solve some of our biggest economic problems. We’ll examine what’s really behind the GOP’s war on voting rights – rather than [more]
This Weekend on Ring of Fire Radio!
This week’s Ring of Fire Radio, hosted by Robert F. Kennedy Jr., Mike Papantonio and Sam Seder: Saturdays at 3 o’clock Eastern, rebroadcasts Sunday nights at 8 pm Eastern. This week on Ring of Fire Radio:  Paul Waldman from The American Prospect will tell us what’s really behind the racially charged language of GOP leadership. Harold Meyerson will tell us the best way to raise wages f [more]
This Week’s Ring of Fire on Free Speech TV!
This week’s Ring of Fire, hosted by Mike Papantonio: Sundays at 12pm Eastern, 9am Pacific.  Full schedule of rebroadcasts can be found at FreeSpeech.org. This week on Ring of Fire on Free Speech TV:  Justin Berger will tell us how America is becoming just like the third world countries that we used to exploit. Howard Nations will discuss the problems of wealth concentration, and how the [more]
This Weekend on Ring of Fire Radio!
This week’s Ring of Fire Radio, hosted by Robert F. Kennedy Jr., Mike Papantonio and Sam Seder: Saturdays at 3 o’clock Eastern, rebroadcasts Sunday nights at 8 pm Eastern. This week on Ring of Fire Radio:  Zachary Roth from MSNBC Digital will tell us about the restrictive voting laws popping up across the country. Taylor Lincoln from Public Citizen will tell us why a financial transacti [more]
This Week’s Ring of Fire on Free Speech TV!
This week’s Ring of Fire, hosted by Mike Papantonio: Sundays at 12pm Eastern, 9am Pacific.  Full schedule of rebroadcasts can be found at FreeSpeech.org. This week on Ring of Fire on Free Speech TV: Attorney Seth Katz will explain the problem with corporate fines, specifically, why they do absolutely nothing to curtail criminal behavior. Howard Nations will tell us what an economic disast [more]
This Weekend’s Ring of Fire Radio!
This week’s Ring of Fire Radio, hosted by Robert F. Kennedy Jr., Mike Papantonio and Sam Seder: Saturdays at 3 o’clock Eastern, rebroadcasts Sunday nights at 8 pm Eastern This week on Ring of Fire Radio:  Congressman Gregory Meeks will explain the House of Representative’s resolution on the Ukraine crisis. Author David Bromwich will tell us why many of President Obama’s campaign pro [more]
This Week’s Ring of Fire on Free Speech TV!
This week’s Ring of Fire, hosted by Mike Papantonio: Sundays at 12pm Eastern, 9am Pacific.  Full schedule of rebroadcasts can be found at FreeSpeech.org. This week on Ring of Fire on Free Speech TV:  Dr. Tom Schneider will explain the growing problem of preventable medical errors, and what’s being done to curb this epidemic. Ian Millhiser, editor of Think Progress Justice in Washington [more]
This Weekend on Ring of Fire Radio!
This week’s Ring of Fire Radio, hosted by Robert F. Kennedy Jr., Mike Papantonio and Sam Seder: Saturdays at 3 o’clock Eastern, rebroadcasts Sunday nights at 8 pm Eastern This week on Ring of Fire Radio:  Senator Sheldon Whitehouse will tell us how he’s leading the charge to tackle climate change in the Senate. Paul Waldman from The American Prospect will explain why businessmen make [more]
Mardi Gras: Beads, Beers…and BP Oil?
More than one million tourists have flocked to the South for Mardi Gras, and hundreds of thousands of those revelers have settled in for a few days along the Gulf Coast.  Those who decided to enjoy the festivities along the Gulf of Mexico might be in for something they didn’t expect: oil tar mats. On Thursday of last week, workers on Pensacola Beach, Florida spotted and brought to [more]
This Week’s Ring of Fire on Free Speech TV!
This week’s Ring of Fire, hosted by Mike Papantonio: Sundays at 12pm Eastern, 9am Pacific.  Full schedule of rebroadcasts can be found at FreeSpeech.org. This week on Ring of Fire on Free Speech TV: Attorney Mike Burg will explain how banks are gobbling up commodities to drive up prices for consumers and make a hefty profit for themselves. Linda Lipsen, CEO of the AAJ in Washington, D.C., [more]
This Weekend on Ring of Fire Radio!
This week’s Ring of Fire Radio, hosted by Robert F. Kennedy Jr., Mike Papantonio and Sam Seder: Saturdays at 3 o’clock Eastern, rebroadcasts Sunday nights at 8 pm Eastern This week on Ring of Fire Radio:  Abby Levine from the Alliance for Justice will explain why the IRS has failed to reign in dark money in American elections. Lee Fang from The Nation will explain the shadow lobby opera [more]
This Week’s Ring of Fire on Free Speech TV!
This week’s Ring of Fire, hosted by Mike Papantonio: Sundays at 12pm Eastern, 9am Pacific.  Full schedule of rebroadcasts can be found at FreeSpeech.org. This week on Ring of Fire on Free Speech TV:  David Pakman, host of The David Pakman Show, will talk about how independent, citizen’s media is forcing the corporate media to address the big issues of the day. Attorney Daniel Nigh will [more]
This Weekend on Ring of Fire Radio!
This week’s Ring of Fire Radio, hosted by Robert F. Kennedy Jr., Mike Papantonio and Sam Seder: Saturdays at 3 o’clock Eastern, rebroadcasts Sunday nights at 8 pm Eastern. This week on Ring of Fire Radio:  best selling author Jim Hightower will tell us why the 1% are terrified of a populist uprising in America. Senate candidate Shenna Bellows will tell us about her campaign against Main [more]
This Week’s Ring of Fire on Free Speech TV!
This week’s Ring of Fire, hosted by Mike Papantonio: Sundays at 12pm Eastern, 9am Pacific.  Full schedule of rebroadcasts can be found at FreeSpeech.org. This week on Ring of Fire on Free Speech TV:  David Haynes will tell the story of the man who suffered a heart attack in front of a fire station where they refused to help. Attorney Dave TeSelle will tell us why corporations are not cre [more]
This Weekend on Ring of Fire Radio!
This week’s Ring of Fire Radio, hosted by Robert F. Kennedy Jr., Mike Papantonio and Sam Seder: Saturdays at 3 o’clock Eastern, rebroadcasts Sunday nights at 8 pm Eastern This week on Ring of Fire Radio:  Rolling Stone contributor Tim Dickinson will tell us how the United States has become so efficient at exporting global warming. Author and Nation magazine contributing writer Ari Berma [more]
This Week’s Ring of Fire on Free Speech TV!
This week’s Ring of Fire, hosted by Mike Papantonio: Sundays at 12pm Eastern, 9am Pacific.  Full schedule of rebroadcasts can be found at FreeSpeech.org. This week on Ring of Fire on Free Speech TV:  David Haynes will explain the political scandals surrounding the most promising GOP heavyweights. Howard Nations will tell us why Democrats have failed to act on Citizens United – they’r [more]
This Weekend on Ring of Fire Radio!
This week’s Ring of Fire Radio, hosted by Robert F. Kennedy Jr., Mike Papantonio and Sam Seder: Saturdays at 3 o’clock Eastern, rebroadcasts Sunday nights at 8 pm Eastern This week on Ring of Fire Radio:  Daniel Ellsberg will be here to discuss the domestic spying programs of the federal government. Climate scientist and author Michael Mann will tell us why approving the Keystone XL pip [more]
This Week’s Ring of Fire on Free Speech TV!
This week’s Ring of Fire, hosted by Mike Papantonio: Sundays at 12pm Eastern, 9am Pacific.  Full schedule of rebroadcasts can be found at FreeSpeech.org. This week on Ring of Fire on Free Speech TV:  Farron Cousins from The Trial Lawyer Magazine and DeSmogBlog.com will be sitting in for Mike Papantonio this week. Ian Millhiser, editor of Think Progress Justice, will tell us about the cas [more]
This Weekend on Ring of Fire Radio!
This week’s Ring of Fire Radio, hosted by Robert F. Kennedy Jr., Mike Papantonio and Sam Seder: Saturdays at 3 o’clock Eastern, rebroadcasts Sunday nights at 8 pm Eastern. This week on Ring of Fire Radio:  Former CIA attorney John Rizzo will be here to tell us about some of the most secretive activities of our federal government. Simon Lazarus from the Constitutional Accountability Cent [more]
This Week’s Ring of Fire on Free Speech TV!
This week’s Ring of Fire, hosted by Mike Papantonio: Sundays at 12pm Eastern, 9am Pacific.  Full schedule of rebroadcasts can be found at FreeSpeech.org. This week on Ring of Fire on Free Speech TV: Attorney Mike Burg is going to talk about the GOP’s plan to dumb down the country, which will help make more loyal Republican stooges. Dr. Tom Schneider will explain the use of “telemedici [more]
This Weekend on Ring of Fire Radio!
This week’s Ring of Fire Radio, hosted by Robert F. Kennedy Jr., Mike Papantonio and Sam Seder: Saturdays at 3 o’clock Eastern, rebroadcasts Sunday nights at 8 pm Eastern. This week on Ring of Fire Radio: Best-selling author Cliff Schecter will be here to discuss the news of the week. David Cole from The Nation magazine will tell us why we need an overhaul of our nation’s privacy laws. [more]
This Week’s Ring of Fire on Free Speech TV!
This week’s Ring of Fire, hosted by Mike Papantonio: Sundays at 12pm Eastern, 9am Pacific.  Full schedule of rebroadcasts can be found at FreeSpeech.org. This week on Ring of Fire on Free Speech TV: Attorney Joe Cotchett will talk about the need for a renewed fight against poverty in America. Author Michael T. Klare will debunk the energy industry’s claims that peak oil is a myth. At [more]
This Weekend on Ring of Fire Radio!
This week’s Ring of Fire Radio, hosted by Robert F. Kennedy Jr., Mike Papantonio and Sam Seder: Saturdays at 3 o’clock Eastern, rebroadcasts Sunday nights at 8 pm Eastern This week on Ring of Fire Radio:  Author Thomas Frank will tell us why the stalemate in Washington, D.C. can be blamed equally on both Republicans AND Democrats. Alexis Goldstein will tell us what the Volcker Rule will [more]
This Week’s Ring of Fire on Free Speech TV!
This week’s Ring of Fire, hosted by Mike Papantonio: Sundays at 12pm Eastern, 9am Pacific.  Full schedule of rebroadcasts can be found at FreeSpeech.org. This week on Ring of Fire on Free Speech TV: Attorney Seth Katz will explain the problem with corporate fines, specifically, why they do absolutely nothing to curtail criminal behavior. Attorney Howard Nations will tell us what an econom [more]
This Weekend on Ring of Fire Radio!
This week’s Ring of Fire Radio, hosted by Robert F. Kennedy Jr., Mike Papantonio and Sam Seder: Saturdays at 3 o’clock Eastern, rebroadcasts Sunday nights at 8 pm Eastern. This week on Ring of Fire Radio:  Representative Keith Ellison will join us to discuss the cutting of unemployment benefits. Author and journalist Joe Conason will tell us why Republicans are so terrified of Pope Fran [more]
This Weekend’s Ring of Fire Radio!
This week’s Ring of Fire Radio, hosted by Robert F. Kennedy Jr., Mike Papantonio and Sam Seder: Saturdays at 3 o’clock Eastern, rebroadcasts Sunday nights at 8 pm Eastern Please enjoy the very best of Ring of Fire this weekend.  All new shows return next Saturday, January 11th. This week on Ring of Fire Radio:  ACLU staff attorney Patrick Toomey joins us to discuss the ACLU’s lawsuit [more]
This Week’s Ring of Fire on Free Speech TV!
This week’s Ring of Fire, hosted by Mike Papantonio: Sundays at 12pm Eastern, 9am Pacific.  Full schedule of rebroadcasts can be found at FreeSpeech.org. This week on Ring of Fire on Free Speech TV, please enjoy a selection of some of the very best interviews from Ring of Fire Radio.  Ring of Fire has been on the air for nearly a decade, and in that time we have talked to some of the most i [more]
This Weekend’s Ring of Fire Radio!
This week’s Ring of Fire Radio, hosted by Robert F. Kennedy Jr., Mike Papantonio and Sam Seder: Saturdays at 3 o’clock Eastern, rebroadcasts Sunday nights at 8 pm Eastern: This week on the Best of Ring of Fire Radio: Rolling Stone contributing editor Tim Dickinson will tell us how Republicans have rigged the electoral system to the point that they can almost never lose. Author and histor [more]
This Week’s Ring of Fire on Free Speech TV!
This week’s Ring of Fire, hosted by Mike Papantonio: Sundays at 12pm Eastern, 9am Pacific.  Full schedule of rebroadcasts can be found at FreeSpeech.org. This week on Ring of Fire on Free Speech TV: Former Florida governor, and current gubernatorial candidate Charlie Crist, is going to tell us why he left the Republican Party, and his experience watching the Party fall apart from the inside. [more]
This Weekend on Ring of Fire Radio!
This week’s Ring of Fire Radio, hosted by Robert F. Kennedy Jr., Mike Papantonio and Sam Seder: Saturdays at 3 o’clock Eastern, rebroadcasts Sunday nights at 8 pm Eastern This week on Ring of Fire Radio:  Congressman Peter DeFazio will explain why he was one of the few Democrats to vote against the Ryan-Murray budget. Rolling Stone’s Matt Taibbi will be here to talk about the latest W [more]
This Week’s Ring of Fire on Free Speech TV!
This week’s Ring of Fire, hosted by Mike Papantonio: Sundays at 12pm Eastern, 9am Pacific.  Full schedule of rebroadcasts can be found at FreeSpeech.org. This week on Ring of Fire on Free Speech TV: Farron Cousins, executive editor of The Trial Lawyer Magazine, will be filling in for Mike Papantonio this week. Author and Nation Magazine Washington Correspondent John Nichols will talk abou [more]
This Weekend On Ring of Fire Radio!
This week’s Ring of Fire Radio, hosted by Robert F. Kennedy Jr., Mike Papantonio and Sam Seder: Saturdays at 3 o’clock Eastern, rebroadcasts Sunday nights at 8 pm Eastern This week on Ring of Fire Radio:  Congressman Alan Grayson will tell us what House Democrats are doing to reign in Wall Street corruption. Author Nomi Prins will explain why the Federal Reserve needs to concentrate on [more]
Make Corporate America Pay For Budget Shortfalls
The House of Representatives passed a budget deal late last night, and the measure will now move on to the Senate. The deal, brokered by Republican falling start Paul Star and Democrat Patty Murray is dismal, at best, for American workers.  The new budget deal will cut about $85 billion from federal government programs, a decision that shows the Democratic Party learned nothing from the upper [more]
Law Firm With Ties To Eric Holder Fined For Withholding Evidence
Boehringer Ingelheim, the European-based pharmaceutical giant, has been fined nearly $1 million by a U.S. judge for attempting to withhold and “failing to produce” documents related to a lawsuit against the company.  The lawsuits pertain to the company’s blockbuster blood thinning drug Pradaxa. U.S. District Judge David Herndon handed down the decision after having to deal with constant [more]
This Week’s Ring of Fire on Free Speech TV!
This week’s Ring of Fire, hosted by Mike Papantonio: Sundays at 12pm Eastern, 9am Pacific.  Full schedule of rebroadcasts can be found at FreeSpeech.org. This week on Ring of Fire on Free Speech TV:  David Pakman is going to tell us how corporations are using private companies to spy on non-profit groups. Attorney Mike Burg will explain how Wall Street’s wealth hoarding is causing more [more]
This Weekend on Ring of Fire Radio!
This week’s Ring of Fire Radio, hosted by Robert F. Kennedy Jr., Mike Papantonio and Sam Seder: Saturdays at 3 o’clock Eastern, rebroadcasts Sunday nights at 8 pm Eastern This week on Ring of Fire Radio:  ACLU staff attorney Patrick Toomey joins us to discuss the ACLU’s lawsuit against the NSA. Michael Artz from the American Federation of State, County, and Municipal Employees will te [more]
This Week’s Ring of Fire on Free Speech TV!
This week’s Ring of Fire, hosted by Mike Papantonio: Sundays at 12pm Eastern, 9am Pacific.  Full schedule of rebroadcasts can be found at FreeSpeech.org. This week on Ring of Fire on Free Speech TV:  Dr. Tom Schneider will discuss the failures of the FDA, and the problem of over-prescribing medication. Howard Nations will talk about an upcoming Supreme Court case that could completely de [more]
This Weekend on Ring of Fire Radio!
This week’s Ring of Fire Radio, hosted by Robert F. Kennedy Jr., Mike Papantonio and Sam Seder: Saturdays at 3 o’clock Eastern, rebroadcasts Sunday nights at 8 pm Eastern. This week's show will feature The Best of Ring of Fire Radio: Liz Kennedy from Demos.org will tell us why we need to act soon to stop the Supreme Court from demolishing campaign spending limits. Author David Kirby will [more]
This Week’s Ring of Fire on Free Speech TV!
This week’s Ring of Fire, hosted by Mike Papantonio: Sundays at 12pm Eastern, 9am Pacific.  Full schedule of rebroadcasts can be found at FreeSpeech.org. This week on Ring of Fire on Free Speech TV, we’ll be re-visiting Mike Papantonio and Robert F. Kennedy, Jr.’s discussion on the history of corporate fraud against the government.  Tune in to learn the sordid history of corrupt corpora [more]
This Weekend on Ring of Fire Radio!
This week’s Ring of Fire Radio, hosted by Robert F. Kennedy Jr., Mike Papantonio and Sam Seder: Saturdays at 3 o’clock Eastern, rebroadcasts Sunday nights at 8 pm Eastern. This week on Ring of Fire Radio: Senator Bernie Sanders will be here to tell us about his fight for a living wage for American workers. Lori Wallach from Public Citizen will give us the latest on the Trans Pacific Part [more]
This Week’s Ring of Fire on Free Speech TV!
This week’s Ring of Fire, hosted by Mike Papantonio: Sundays at 12pm Eastern, 9am Pacific.  Full schedule of rebroadcasts can be found at FreeSpeech.org. This week on Ring of Fire on Free Speech TV: Investigative journalist and newspaper publisher Rick Outzen will talk about a new report detailing ALEC legislation state by state that is destroying worker wages. Author Les Leopold will tel [more]
This Weekend on Ring of Fire Radio!
This week’s Ring of Fire Radio, hosted by Robert F. Kennedy Jr., Mike Papantonio and Sam Seder: Saturdays at 3 o’clock Eastern, rebroadcasts Sunday nights at 8 pm Eastern This week on Ring of Fire Radio: Rolling Stone contributing editor Tim Dickinson will tell us how Republicans have rigged the electoral system to the point that they can almost never lose. Author and historian Rick Perl [more]
Looking To 2016: Time For Elizabeth Warren To Run
Hillary Clinton is already emerging as the frontrunner for the Democratic nomination for the 2016 presidential election.  She has the name recognition and the ties to major financial backers to make her a lock for the nomination.  But America cannot afford another four years of Wall Street Democrat leadership, and the American public needs to wake up and realize that Clinton is a bad choice. [more]
This Week on Ring of Fire on Free Speech TV!
This week’s Ring of Fire, hosted by Mike Papantonio: Sundays at 12pm Eastern, 9am Pacific.  Full schedule of rebroadcasts can be found at FreeSpeech.org. This week on Ring of Fire on Free Speech TV: This week, Farron Cousins, contributing writer at DeSmogBlog.com and executive editor at The Trial Lawyer Magazine, will be filling in for Pap. Attorneys Howard Nations and Mike Burg discuss t [more]
This Weekend on Ring of Fire Radio!
This week’s Ring of Fire Radio, hosted by Robert F. Kennedy Jr., Mike Papantonio and Sam Seder: Saturdays at 3 o’clock Eastern, rebroadcasts Sunday nights at 8 pm Eastern This week on Ring of Fire Radio: Author and journalist Alexis Goldstein will tell us how Wall Street banks were allowed to write legislation to deregulate their industry. Emmy Award-winning documentary filmmaker Sue Wil [more]
This Week’s Ring of Fire on Free Speech TV!
This week’s Ring of Fire, hosted by Mike Papantonio: Sundays at 12pm Eastern, 9am Pacific.  Full schedule of rebroadcasts can be found at FreeSpeech.org. This week on Ring of Fire on Free Speech TV: This week we’ll be revisiting our interviews with some of the best progressive authors of 2013. Author and journalist David Neiwert will talk about his new book “And Hell Followed With Her [more]
This Weekend on Ring of Fire Radio!
This week’s Ring of Fire Radio, hosted by Robert F. Kennedy Jr., Mike Papantonio and Sam Seder: Saturdays at 3 o’clock Eastern, rebroadcasts Sunday nights at 8 pm Eastern. This week on Ring of Fire Radio: best-selling author Cliff Schecter will join us to run down this week’s buried stories. Author Corey Robin will tell us why there is no such thing as a moderate Republican. Investi [more]
This Week's Ring of Fire on Free Speech TV!
This week’s Ring of Fire, hosted by Mike Papantonio: Sundays at 12pm Eastern, 9am Pacific.  Full schedule of rebroadcasts can be found at FreeSpeech.org. internet casino online This week on Ring of Fire on Free Speech TV: Robert Borosage will discuss the new Democratic insurgents who are changing policy from the grassroots level. Progressive radio and TV host Thom Hartmann will talk abou [more]
This Weekend on Ring of Fire Radio!
This week’s Ring of Fire Radio, hosted by Robert F. Kennedy Jr., Mike Papantonio and Sam Seder: Saturdays at 3 o’clock Eastern, rebroadcasts Sunday nights at 8 pm Eastern This week on Ring of Fire Radio: former Florida Governor Charlie Crist will tell us how the Republican Party became a movement of dangerous extremists. Media Matters Senior Fellow Ari Rabin-Havt will discuss his new boo [more]
This Week's Ring of Fire on Free Speech TV!
This week’s Ring of Fire, hosted by Mike Papantonio: Sundays at 12pm Eastern, 9am Pacific.  Full schedule of rebroadcasts can be found at FreeSpeech.org. adobe creative suite 6 This week on Ring of Fire on Free Speech TV: Investigative journalist and newspaper publisher Rick Outzen discusses the Obama administration’s hostility towards the press. Richard Eskow from the Campaign for Ame [more]
This Week’s Ring of Fire Radio!
This week’s Ring of Fire Radio, hosted by Robert F. Kennedy Jr., Mike Papantonio and Sam Seder: Saturdays at 3 o’clock Eastern, rebroadcasts Sunday nights at 8 pm Eastern This week on Ring of Fire Radio: Thom Hartmann will join us to talk about his new documentary The Last Hours of Humanity. Senator Sheldon Whitehouse will tell us why the government shutdown completely backfired on Repub [more]
This Week’s Ring of Fire on Free Speech TV!
This week’s Ring of Fire, hosted by Mike Papantonio: Sundays at 12pm Eastern, 9am Pacific.  Full schedule of rebroadcasts can be found at FreeSpeech.org. This week on Ring of Fire on Free Speech TV:  Ring of Fire co-host Sam Seder talks about the 5th IPCC report, and the action needed to help curb the effects of climate change. Author and columnist David Sirota tells us how state politic [more]
This Weekend’s Ring of Fire Radio!
This week’s Ring of Fire Radio, hosted by Robert F. Kennedy Jr., Mike Papantonio and Sam Seder: Saturdays at 3 o’clock Eastern, rebroadcasts Sunday nights at 8 pm Eastern This week on Ring of Fire Radio: Rolling Stone political correspondent Matt Taibbi will tell us about the Republican plan to loot public employee pensions. Blogger and author Chauncey DeVega will tell us why Republicans [more]
This Week’s Ring of Fire on Free Speech TV!
This week’s Ring of Fire, hosted by Mike Papantonio: Sundays at 12pm Eastern, 9am Pacific.  Full schedule of rebroadcasts can be found at FreeSpeech.org. This week on Ring of Fire on Free Speech TV: Ring of Fire co-host Robert F. Kennedy, Jr. talks about the surveillance efforts of the FBI; an agency that is acting above the law. Attorneys Howard Nations and Kerry Jardine talk about the f [more]
This Weekend on Ring of Fire Radio!
This week’s Ring of Fire Radio, hosted by Robert F. Kennedy Jr., Mike Papantonio and Sam Seder: Saturdays at 3 o’clock Eastern, rebroadcasts Sunday nights at 8 pm Eastern This week on Ring of Fire Radio: climate scientist and author Michael Mann will join us to discuss the new IPCC report, and we’ll find out what it means for the future of the planet. Author and journalist David Sirota [more]
This Week’s Ring of Fire on Free Speech TV!
This week’s Ring of Fire, hosted by Mike Papantonio: Sundays at 12pm Eastern, 9am Pacific.  Full schedule of rebroadcasts can be found at FreeSpeech.org. This week on Ring of Fire on Free Speech TV: Farron Cousins, executive editor of The Trial Lawyer Magazine and contributing writer at DeSmogBlog.com, will be filling in for Mike Papantonio this week. Investigative journalist Brad Friedma [more]
This Weekend on Ring of Fire Radio!
This week’s Ring of Fire Radio, hosted by Robert F. Kennedy Jr., Mike Papantonio and Sam Seder: Saturdays at 3 o’clock Eastern, rebroadcasts Sunday nights at 8 pm Eastern This week on Ring of Fire Radio: Economics professor William Black will tell us why the Obama administration continues to push discredited and dangerous economic policies. Author Michael Klare will be here to tell us wh [more]
This Week’s Ring of Fire on Free Speech TV!
This week’s Ring of Fire, hosted by Mike Papantonio: Sundays at 12pm Eastern, 9am Pacific.  Full schedule of rebroadcasts can be found at FreeSpeech.org. This week on Ring of Fire on Free Speech TV: TV and radio host Thom Hartmann talks about the events that led to our economic collapse 5 years ago, and what we can do to prevent the next big crash. Attorney Mike Burg tells us how America [more]
This Weekend on Ring of Fire Radio!
This week’s Ring of Fire Radio, hosted by Robert F. Kennedy Jr., Mike Papantonio and Sam Seder: Saturdays at 3 o’clock Eastern, rebroadcasts Sunday nights at 8 pm Eastern This week on Ring of Fire Radio: Liz Kennedy from Demos.org will tell us why we need to act soon to stop the Supreme Court from demolishing campaign spending limits. Author David Kirby will discuss the ethical implicati [more]
This Week’s Ring of Fire on Free Speech TV!
This week’s Ring of Fire, hosted by Mike Papantonio: Sundays at 12pm Eastern, 9am Pacific.  Full schedule of rebroadcasts can be found at FreeSpeech.org. This week on Ring of Fire on Free Speech TV: Retired Army Colonel Lawrence Wilkerson will talk about the motivation behind the administration’s willingness to launch a strike on Syria. Attorneys Howard Nations and Mike Burg will tell u [more]
This Weekend on Ring of Fire Radio!
This week’s Ring of Fire Radio, hosted by Robert F. Kennedy Jr., Mike Papantonio and Sam Seder: Saturdays at 3 o’clock Eastern, rebroadcasts Sunday nights at 8 pm Eastern This week on Ring of Fire Radio: Anna Galland, executive director of MoveOn.org, will be here to tell us about the progressive fight against a military strike on Syria. Author Andrew Bacevich will discuss America’s ob [more]
Ignoring Pressing Issues, Congress Goes After EPA
By Farron Cousins, DeSmogBlog.com Fresh off the August recess, the United States Congress is finally getting back to business.  But rather than focusing on pressing issues like a potential war, looming budget deadlines, and the growing problem of student loan debt, some Republican lawmakers thought it was the perfect time to pick up where they left off before their recess – attack [more]
This Week’s Ring of Fire on Free Speech TV!
This week’s Ring of Fire, hosted by Mike Papantonio: Sundays at 12pm Eastern, 9am Pacific.  Full schedule of rebroadcasts can be found at FreeSpeech.org. This week on Ring of Fire on Free Speech TV:  Farron Cousins from The Trial Lawyer Magazine will be sitting in for Pap this week. American CEOs are being handsomely rewarded for destroying the businesses that they are running, and Zoe C [more]
This Week on Ring of Fire Radio!
This week’s Ring of Fire Radio, hosted by Robert F. Kennedy Jr., Mike Papantonio and Sam Seder: Saturdays at 3 o’clock Eastern, rebroadcasts Sunday nights at 8 pm Eastern This week on Ring of Fire Radio: Investigative journalist Gareth Porter will tell us how intelligence on Syria has been manipulated to support military action. The Nation Magazine’s Washington Correspondent John Nicho [more]
This Week’s Ring of Fire on Free Speech TV!
This week’s Ring of Fire, hosted by Mike Papantonio: Sundays at 12pm Eastern, 9am Pacific.  Full schedule of rebroadcasts can be found at FreeSpeech.org. This week on Ring of Fire on Free Speech TV: “Attack of the Wall Street Democrats.”  Attorneys Mike Burg and Howard Nations talk about how the Democratic Party has been completely captured by Wall Street. “Student Loan Bubble Crip [more]
This Weekend on Ring of Fire Radio!
We hope all of our listeners enjoy the Labor Day weekend.  Please enjoy an encore presentation of Ring of Fire! This week’s Ring of Fire Radio, hosted by Robert F. Kennedy Jr., Mike Papantonio and Sam Seder: Saturdays at 3 o’clock Eastern, rebroadcasts Sunday nights at 8 pm Eastern This week on Ring of Fire Radio: Author and law professor Michael Avery will be joining us to talk about h [more]
This Week’s Ring of Fire on Free Speech TV!
This week’s Ring of Fire, hosted by Mike Papantonio: Sundays at 12pm Eastern, 9am Pacific.  Full schedule of rebroadcasts can be found at FreeSpeech.org. This week on Ring of Fire on Free Speech TV: “Big Pharma’s War on Women.”  Linda Lipsen, CEO of the American Association for Justice talks about big Pharma’s penchant for harming female consumers. “Labor Unions Help Save Lives [more]
This Weekend on Ring of Fire Radio!
This week’s Ring of Fire Radio, hosted by Robert F. Kennedy Jr., Mike Papantonio and Sam Seder: Saturdays at 3 o’clock Eastern, rebroadcasts Sunday nights at 8 pm Eastern This week on Ring of Fire Radio: Best-selling author and Harpers Magazine contributor Thomas Frank will tell us what’s changed in the 5 years since bankers burned down our economy. Author Ari Berman will tell us why i [more]
This Week’s Ring of Fire on Free Speech TV!
This week’s Ring of Fire, hosted by Mike Papantonio: Sundays at 12pm Eastern, 9am Pacific.  Full schedule of rebroadcasts can be found at FreeSpeech.org. This week on Ring of Fire on Free Speech TV: Farron Cousins from The Trial Lawyer Magazine will be filling in for Mike Papantonio this week. Investigative journalist Rick Outzen talks about the countless crimes of BP, and the [more]
This Weekend on Ring of Fire Radio!
This week’s Ring of Fire Radio, hosted by Robert F. Kennedy Jr., Mike Papantonio and Sam Seder: Saturdays at 3 o’clock Eastern, rebroadcasts Sunday nights at 8 pm Eastern This week on Ring of Fire Radio: Investigative journalist Rick Outzen will join us to discuss the numerous crimes of oil giant BP. Michael Petit from the Every Child Matters Education Fund will join us to talk about the [more]
This Week’s Ring of Fire on Free Speech TV!
This week’s Ring of Fire, hosted by Mike Papantonio: Sundays at 12pm Eastern, 9am Pacific.  Full schedule of rebroadcasts can be found at FreeSpeech.org. This week on Ring of Fire on Free Speech TV:  Author and journalist Paul Waldman will join us to discuss why the Tea Party Republicans are still obsessed with destroying healthcare. Wall Street is raking in billions by manipulating the [more]
This Weekend on Ring of Fire Radio!
This week’s Ring of Fire Radio, hosted by Robert F. Kennedy Jr., Mike Papantonio and Sam Seder: Saturdays at 3 o’clock Eastern, rebroadcasts Sunday nights at 8 pm Eastern This week on Ring of Fire Radio: Investigative journalist David Dayen will tell us about Wall Street’s latest scam to make a quick buck, while driving up consumer prices. Journalist and author David Sirota will discus [more]
This Week on Ring of Fire on Free Speech TV!
This week’s Ring of Fire, hosted by Mike Papantonio: Sundays at 12pm Eastern, 9am Pacific.  Full schedule of rebroadcasts can be found at FreeSpeech.org. This week on Ring of Fire on Free Speech TV:  Investigative journalist Rick Outzen will be here to tell us how the Republicans destroyed the city of Detroit, and their plans to build a billionaire utopia on the ruins. Corporate America [more]
This Weekend on Ring of Fire Radio!
This week’s Ring of Fire Radio, hosted by Robert F. Kennedy Jr., Mike Papantonio and Sam Seder: Saturdays at 3 o’clock Eastern, rebroadcasts Sunday nights at 8 pm Eastern This week on Ring of Fire Radio: David Bender will be here to help run through the buried stories of the week. Author Bill Black will be here to tell us why federal regulators ignored the warnings of experts that could [more]
Industry Influence To Blame For Tavares, Florida Explosion
On July 29th, an explosion at a gas plant in Tavares, Florida injured eight people, leaving five of them in critical condition.  Three months prior to that, a fertilizer plant explosion in Texas killed 14 people and left numerous people injured and homeless.  And three years before that, an oil rig operated by BP, Transocean, and Halliburton exploded in the Gulf of Mexico killing 11 people and d [more]
This Week’s Ring of Fire on Free Speech TV!
This week’s Ring of Fire, hosted by Mike Papantonio: Sundays at 12pm Eastern, 9am Pacific.  Full schedule of rebroadcasts can be found at FreeSpeech.org. This week on Ring of Fire on Free Speech TV:  Author and journalist David Neiwert will discuss his new book “And Hell Followed With Her,” about the Minutemen Project that patrols our southern border. Farron Cousins, executive editor [more]
This Weekend on Ring of Fire Radio!
This week’s Ring of Fire Radio, hosted by Robert F. Kennedy Jr., Mike Papantonio and Sam Seder: Saturdays at 3 o’clock Eastern, rebroadcasts Sunday nights at 8 pm Eastern This week on Ring of Fire Radio: Pardiss Kebriaei from the Center for Constitutional Rights will discuss her work representing detainees at the Guantanamo Bay prison camp. Investigative journalist Rick Outzen will tell [more]
This Week’s Ring of Fire on Free Speech TV!
This week’s Ring of Fire, hosted by Mike Papantonio: Sundays at 12pm Eastern, 9am Pacific.  Full schedule of rebroadcasts can be found at FreeSpeech.org. This week on Ring of Fire on Free Speech TV:  Farron Cousins fills in for Mike Papantonio this week. Coming up on today’s show, we’ll be taking a look at how some charities are taking advantage of the generosity of American citizens [more]
This Weekend on Ring of Fire Radio!
This week’s Ring of Fire Radio, hosted by Robert F. Kennedy Jr., Mike Papantonio and Sam Seder: Saturdays at 3 o’clock Eastern, rebroadcasts Sunday nights at 8 pm Eastern This week on Ring of Fire Radio: Documentary filmmaker Josh Fox will join us for a discussion of his new film “Gasland II.” Lilly Eskelsen Garcia from the National Education Association will tell us about the assaul [more]
This Week’s Ring of Fire on Free Speech TV!
This week’s Ring of Fire, hosted by Mike Papantonio: Sundays at 12pm Eastern, 9am Pacific.  Full schedule of rebroadcasts can be found at FreeSpeech.org. This week on Ring of Fire on Free Speech TV:  Farron Cousins fills in for Mike Papantonio this week. Coming up on today’s show, best-selling author Cliff Schecter will be here to talk about the scandals that Republicans tried to push [more]
This Weekend on Ring of Fire Radio!
This week’s Ring of Fire Radio, hosted by Robert F. Kennedy Jr., Mike Papantonio and Sam Seder: Saturdays at 3 o’clock Eastern, rebroadcasts Sunday nights at 8 pm Eastern This week on Ring of Fire Radio: author and historian Juan Cole will give us the latest on the civil unrest taking place in Egypt. Author Jane McAlevey will discuss what needs to be done to create a strong labor movemen [more]
This Week’s Ring of Fire on Free Speech TV!
This week’s Ring of Fire, hosted by Mike Papantonio: Sundays at 12pm Eastern, 9am Pacific.  Full schedule of rebroadcasts can be found at FreeSpeech.org. This week on Ring of Fire on Free Speech TV:  Radio and television host Thom Hartmann will talk to us about the crimes of the oil industry, and why its time for them to pay up for destroying our environment. Investigative jou [more]
This Weekend on Ring of Fire Radio!
Please enjoy an encore presentation of Ring of Fire this weekend.  We hope everyone had a safe and happy 4th of July Holiday! This week’s Ring of Fire Radio, hosted by Robert F. Kennedy Jr., Mike Papantonio and Sam Seder: Saturdays at 3 o’clock Eastern, rebroadcasts Sunday nights at 8 pm Eastern This week on Ring of Fire Radio: Pulitzer Prize winning journalist and author Mark Mazzetti [more]
This Week’s Ring of Fire on Free Speech TV!
This week’s Ring of Fire, hosted by Mike Papantonio: Sundays at 12pm Eastern, 9am Pacific.  Full schedule of rebroadcasts can be found at FreeSpeech.org. This week on Ring of Fire on Free Speech TV:  The military has been given the task of protecting Big Oil’s interests, and we’ll talk with Ring of Fire co-host Bobby Kennedy about why American taxpayers are having to pay to protect the [more]
This Weekend on Ring of Fire Radio!
This week’s Ring of Fire Radio, hosted by Robert F. Kennedy Jr., Mike Papantonio and Sam Seder: Saturdays at 3 o’clock Eastern, rebroadcasts Sunday nights at 8 pm Eastern This week on Ring of Fire Radio: Author and nation magazine contributor Ari Berman will be here to tell us what the US Supreme Court’s decision this week means for The Voting Rights Act. Sister Helen Prejean will disc [more]
This Week on Ring of Fire on Free Speech TV!
This week’s Ring of Fire, hosted by Mike Papantonio: Sundays at 12pm Eastern, 9am Pacific.  Full schedule of rebroadcasts can be found at FreeSpeech.org. This week on Ring of Fire on Free Speech TV: Farron Cousins, executive editor of The Trial Lawyer Magazine and contributing writer for DeSmogBlog.com, will be filling in for Mike Papantonio this week. Attorney Mike Burg in Denver, Colora [more]
This Weekend’s Ring of Fire Radio!
This week’s Ring of Fire Radio, hosted by Robert F. Kennedy Jr., Mike Papantonio and Sam Seder: Saturdays at 3 o’clock Eastern, rebroadcasts Sunday nights at 8 pm Eastern This week on Ring of Fire Radio: David Bender will be sitting in with me to cover the news stories that the traditional media overlooked this last week. Nation magazine contributing writer George Zornick will give us th [more]
This Week's Ring of Fire on Free Speech TV!
This week’s Ring of Fire, hosted by Mike Papantonio: Sundays at 12pm Eastern, 9am Pacific.  Full schedule of rebroadcasts can be found at FreeSpeech.org. This week on Ring of Fire on Free Speech TV:  Big money billionaires have taken over everything from our electoral process to our media – author John Nichols will tell us how this happened. The whistleblower who exposed the NSA’s sp [more]
This Weekend on Ring of Fire Radio!
This week’s Ring of Fire Radio, hosted by Robert F. Kennedy Jr., Mike Papantonio and Sam Seder: Saturdays at 3 o’clock Eastern, rebroadcasts Sunday nights at 8 pm Eastern This week on Ring of Fire Radio: Pulitzer Prize-winning journalist and author Chris Hedges will be here to tell us about the judicial lynching of Bradley Manning. Investigative journalist Tim Shorrock will talk to us ab [more]
This Week’s Ring of Fire on Free Speech TV!
This week’s Ring of Fire, hosted by Mike Papantonio: Sundays at 12pm Eastern, 9am Pacific.  Full schedule of rebroadcasts can be found at FreeSpeech.org. This week on Ring of Fire on Free Speech TV:  We’ll be talking about the illegal activities taking place in the US military – from covering up of sexual assault, to misdiagnosing mental disorders.  Investigative journalist Rick Outzen [more]
This Weekend on Ring of Fire Radio!
This week’s Ring of Fire Radio, hosted by Robert F. Kennedy Jr., Mike Papantonio and Sam Seder: Saturdays at 3 o’clock Eastern, rebroadcasts Sunday nights at 8 pm Eastern This week on Ring of Fire Radio: author and historian Andrew Bacevich will be here to discuss the American culture of endless war. Investigative journalist Rick Outzen will discuss the growing epidemic of rape in the mi [more]