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France declares war on terror http://www.nytimes.com/2015/01/11/world/europe/paris-terrorist-attacks.html
James Fallows on the military industrial complex http://www.theatlantic.com/features/archive/2014/12/the-tragedy-of-the-american-military/383516/
NYPD vs the Mayor and the Commissioner. http://www.nydailynews.com/new-york/nyc-crime/police-union-quiet-bratton-acknowledged-nypd-slowdown-article-1.2073467
Commentary from Stuart Zechman and Jay Ackroyd. Political satire from Culture of Truth (Bobblespeak Translations)
The Senate Intelligence committee report on the CIA and the use of torture. See The Intercept for coverage.
And then, the continuing story of the role of race in the criminal justice system.
Commentary from Andrew Jerrell Jones and Jay Ackroyd. Political satire from Culture of Truth. follow @sluggahjells @bobblespeak @JayAckroyd
The 2014 Virtually Speaking Media Panel: Andrew Jerrell Jones, Avedon Carol, Cliff Schecter, David Dayen, Dave Johnson, David Waldman, digby, Gaius Publius, Joan McCarter, Marcy Wheeler, RJ Eskow, Stuart Zechman
Senate races, the success of Democratic policy initiatives, including the PPACA and the inadvertent success of the sequester. Joan McCarter — Senior Political Writer and regular front page contributor to Daily Kos. Joan writes about national legislative developments. — and Jay Ackroyd discuss.
Tax extensions vs infrastructure bank; profit repatriation and the $2 trillion held offshore. Dave Johnson & Jay Ackroyd offer a counterpoint to the Sunday morning talk shows. Culture of Truth satirizes the Sunday Morning talk shows. Jay Ackroyd moderates. Follow @dcjohnson @bobblespeak @jayackroyd
The 2014 Virtually Speaking Media Panel: Avedon Carol, Cliff Schecter, David Dayen, Dave Johnson, David Waldman, digby, Gaius Publius, Joan McCarter, Marcy Wheeler, RJ Eskow, Stuart Zechman
Tom's new book: The Stronghold: How Republicans Captured Congress but Surrendered the White House is out today, and we're lucky enough to have an interview I recorded with Tom on January 13 . Follow @schaller67
Thomas F. Schaller is an associate professor of political science at the University of Maryland, Baltimore County
Avedon & Jay offer a counterpoint to the Sunday morning talk shows.Easter, the Beatitudes, and inequality
From Martin Luther King to Eric Holder. Commentary from Susie Madrak Managing editor at Crooks and Liars and Jay Ackroyd. Political satire from Culture of Truth. Susie’s blog is Suburban Guerrilla at susiemadrak.com. Follow @SusieMadrak @JayAckroyd @Bobblespeak
From Susie: Holder Limits Asset Seizures Under Federal Program
Science historian Patrick Coffey talks with Jay about American Arsenal: A Century of Waging War. A Visiting Scholar at the University of California, Berkeley and chemist by training, read Coffey at Salon.com. He founded several companies that produced chemical instrumentation or software.
Living poor in the US. Susie & Jay discuss why it's expensive being poor. Susie Madrak is Managing Editor at Crooks and Liars. Her Suburban Guerrilla has been a bulwark of the blogosphere since there was a blogosphere. Follow @SusieMadrak
Links at VirtuallySpeaking.us
A 2013 retrospective: The Virtually Speaking media panel has discussed patterns of corruption, secrecy and abuse of power, and the resurgent forces arising in response to an increasingly plutocratic ruling class. On the last episode of 2013, Commentators Avedon Carol (Sideshow) & Jay Ackroyd (Eschaton) recount 10 of the issues we discussed over the last year
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The 2013 Virtually Speaking Media Panel: Avedon Carol, Cliff Schecter, David Dayen, Dave Johnson, David Waldman, digby, Gaius Publius, Joan McCarter, Marcy Wheeler, Stuart Zechman