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Lies My Country Told Me


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Humorous political discourse, one Canadian, two Americans (actually Texans).

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The first debate between Presidential contenders, GOP challenger Mitt Romney and incumbent Barak Obama was held on Wed., Oct. 3, 2012 in Denver Colorado. The altitude must have affected their truth telling abilities, because... more

Fred and Marg will be discussing the recent continuation of Mitt Romney's fall from grace. From his very horrible, no good very bad Eurotrip, to the release of the Mitt Unplugged video collection (box sets will be available for Christmas... more

The political process has become increasingly polarized with almost no bipartisanship evident in the political process. It is not only the wedge issues which divide the positions of the parties, it is the everyday business of... more

We are now down to 60 days until the big day and the race is much closer than many anticipated. With both parties engaging in inflammatory rhetoric, the outcome of the 2012 Presidential Race is hard to call. Will it be Obama or will it... more

Songwriter, musician Taylor Ferrera of "I Hate Bank America" and "I Am Moving To Arizona" will join Lies My Country Told Me. Taylor's most recent effort, "Legitimate Rape", in response to US Representative Representative Todd... more

Marg will be interviewing Trevor Aaronson, author of upcoming book, "The Terror Factory: Inside the FBI's Manufactured War on Terrorism " (January 2013). He is also co-director of the Florida Center for Investigative Reporting and a senior... more

Dr. Allan Saxe, Associate Professor of Political Science at the University of Texas at Arlington, author, lecturer, radio commentator, philanthropist, and university professor who will be interviewed by co-host Jed Lemon on the Supreme Court.... more

The "Election 2012 - Smoke, Mirrors and Hot Air" will examine the acrimonious, rhetoric surrouding the Presidential election. This race is not like any other and it certainly "ain't" pretty. The campaign is being fought through distortion,... more

Jed Lemon will be interviewing Deborah Dupre. Deborah Dupre' holds American and Australian science and education graduate degrees and for thirty years been engaged in human rights, environmental and peace activism. Along with Rhyme... more

Jed and Marg welcome Dr. Robert Jensen , a professor in the School of Journalism at the University of Texas at Austin, to discuss the role of media and today's political landscape. His recent book, All My Bones Shake: Seeking a... more
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