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Each week, our hosts deliver the message of what's right and what's fair in a fiery, straight-forward way that cannot be ignored. They pledge to expose corporate America and follow the money trails wherever they lead, including (and especially) the Oval Office.

Each week, our hosts deliver the message of what's right and what's fair in a fiery, straight-forward way that cannot be ignored. They pledge to expose corporate America and follow the money trails wherever they lead, including (and especially) the Oval Office.
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Pensacola, FL

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Each week, our hosts deliver the message of what's right and what's fair in a fiery, straight-forward way that cannot be ignored. They pledge to expose corporate America and follow the money trails wherever they lead, including (and especially) the Oval Office.

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English

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Ring of Fire P.O. Box 12308 Pensacola, FL 32591 866-389-3473


Episodes

Episode 517: Activist Faces 10 Years in Prison for Protesting Pipeline

12/6/2019
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on today’s show… Dominic Renfrey, from the Center for Constitutional Rights, and activist, Anne White Hat, will join us to discuss a new report and lawsuit against the American Legislative Exchange Council. Heather Digby Parton will be here to help me run down a huge news week.

Duration:00:39:28

Episode 516: Happy Thanksgiving "Best of" Howard Zinn; Daniel Ellsberg; Thom Hartmann and more!

11/29/2019
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Hope you are enjoying the holidays! On today's "best of" Ring of Fire, we’ll be revisiting some of the very best interviews from the days of Mike Papantonio, Robert F. Kennedy Jr. and Sam Seder. We’ll hear from Howard Zinn, Chalmers Johnson, Daniel Ellsberg, and several other newsmakers and brilliant progressive minds. Let’s get things started with a conversation we had with Thom Hartmann on his film The Last Hours of Humanity, where he warned us about the looming dangers of global...

Duration:01:54:52

Episode 515: Dupont's Worst Nightmare; Impeachment Recap

11/22/2019
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on today’s show… Rob Billot, author of the new book “Exposure”, and the subject of the new movie “Dark Waters”, will join us to discuss his new book and the case that made him an American Hero. Heather Digby Parton will be here to help me run down this week’s election results and the latest on the impeachment hearings.

Duration:00:40:30

Episode 514: Impeachment Begins; Is Bernie the Answer for Driving Voters to the Polls?

11/15/2019
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on today’s show… Eric Levitz, from New York Magazine’s Intelligencer, will join us to explain why leftism doesn’t sway nonvoters, but according to recent polls, Bernie Sanders does. Heather Parton from Salon, will work a little overtime this week, helping me run down a major news week.

Duration:00:39:32

Episode 513: Dems on Big Pharma's Speed Dial

11/8/2019
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on today’s show… David Dayen, from The American Prospect, will list the House Democrats that Big Pharma calls upon to protect their profits. Heather Digby Parton will be here to help me run down this week’s election results and the latest on the impeachment hearings.

Duration:00:39:42

Episode 512: Empowering Working Women for Office

11/1/2019
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on today’s show… Nomiki Konst and Mayor Heidi Harmon will join us to discuss their organization, Matriarch, which aims to help working women get elected to office. Heather Digby Parton will be here to help me run down a bad week for Trump in the news.

Duration:00:39:36

Episode 511: "Best of" We're in Vegas this Week!

10/25/2019
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Today on the show Pam Vogel, from Media Matters, will join us to report on the manipulative ads Sinclair Broadcasting is forcing local anchors to read, now airing across the country. Trita Parsi will join us to discuss two major upcoming nuclear moves involving the Iran Deal and North Korea. Ari Berman, from Mother Jones, will explain why Donald Trump is planning to rig the census. Heather “Digby” Parton from Salon will be here to break down this week’s biggest news stories And Mike...

Duration:00:37:39

Episode 510: The Hidden History of the Supreme Court

10/18/2019
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on today’s show… Progressive Superstar and New York Times Best-Selling Author, Thom Hartmann, will join us to discuss his new book, “The Hidden History of the Supreme Court and the Betrayal of America.” Heather Digby Parton will be here to help me run down a massive news week.

Duration:00:39:57

Episode 509: Can SCOTUS Stop a Progressive President's Agenda

10/11/2019
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on today’s show… Supreme Court Expert, Scott Lemieux, joins us to discuss why Justice John Robert’s could block a progressive agenda, and why the next President should follow through anyway. Heather Digby Parton will be here to help me run down a packed news week.

Duration:00:40:48

Episode 508: Will There Be Accountability for Trump

10/4/2019
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on today’s show… The Executive Editor of The American Prospect, David Dayen, will tell us why we are living in an era of zero accountability when it comes to Trump’s Impeachment. Heather Digby Parton will be here to help me run down an important week in the news

Duration:00:43:09

Episode 507: Impeachment Begins

9/27/2019
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on today’s show… Paul Waldman, from The American Prospect, will join us to explain why would should treat Trump’s impeachment hearings like a five-alarm fire. Heather Digby Parton will be here to help me run down an important week in the news

Duration:00:43:12

Episode 506: Saudi Attack has Tensions High

9/20/2019
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on today’s show… Middle East Expert, Juan Cole, will join us to discuss the fallout from a recent drone attack on a Saudi Arabian oil field. Heather Digby Partonwill be here to help me run down a busy week in the news.

Duration:00:43:17

Episode 505: Federal Courts Need Progressives

9/13/2019
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on today’s show… Brian Fallon, from Demand Justice, will join us to discuss how we can fight for progressive change in our judicial system. Heather Digby Partonwill be here to help me run down all the biggest news stories from this week

Duration:00:43:21

Episode 504: Dialysis Companies Scam Uncovered

9/6/2019
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on today’s show… Alex Sammon, from The American Prospect, will be here to discuss how two kidney dialysis companies are spending big money to protect their profits. Back from vacation, Heather Digby Partonwill be here to help me run down all the headlines from this week

Duration:00:42:37

Episode 503: Why Twitter Relitigates 2016; Getting Non-Voters to the Polls; Is YouTube Hurting Progressive News

8/29/2019
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Welcome to Ring of Fire, I’m Farron Cousins sitting in for Sam Seder this week. We’ve got an amazing show coming up today. Ben Dixonwill be joining me to discuss the vitriol on Twitter and how we need to save our energy for the REAL battles ahead of us. Luke Savagefrom Jacobin will tell us how to help motivate non-voters. Congressional candidate Lauren Ashcraftwill discuss her campaign to unseat Democratic incumbent Carolyn Maloney in New York’s 12thdistrict. And Mike Figueredo, host...

Duration:01:40:31

Episode 502: Trump Unhinged

8/23/2019
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Welcome to Ring of Fire Radio, I’m Farron Cousins sitting in for Sam Seder this week. Today on the show Donald Trump couldn’t stop himself from Tweeting out anti-Semitic attacks on American citizens, while also promoting himself as the second coming of God. We’ll bring you the details

Duration:00:38:17

Episode 501: FBI Program "Iron Fist" Uncovered

8/16/2019
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on today’s show… Investigative Reporter, Ken Klippenstein, will join us to discuss documents he uncovered that detail a Trump Administration plan, named “Iron Fist,” that targets black extremists. Ring of Fire Online Contributor, Farron Cousins, is here to help me run down all the headlines you may have missed this week. You can go to the ROF Podcast Member page to subscribe to the full show, commercial free!

Duration:00:44:06

Episode 500: The Power of the Hospital Industry

8/9/2019
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Investigative Journalist, David Dayen, will be here to discuss why Democrats are ignoring the power of the Hospital Industry. Heather “Digby” Partonfrom Salonjoin me to analyze all the news from this week.

Duration:00:43:18

Episode 499: What is Chuck Schumer Doing?

8/2/2019
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on today’s show… Esquire Magazine’s, Charlie Pierce,will explain why Senate Minority Leader, Chuck Schumer, doesn’t understand the concept of leverage, nor is he in any sense a wartime consigliere, when it comes to the latest bipartisan budget deal. And, Heather “Digby” Partonfrom Salonjoin me to analyze all the news from this week.

Duration:00:43:33

Episode 498: Mueller Testimony, Sizzle or Fizzle?

7/26/2019
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on today’s show… Farron Cousins, from our Ring of Fire YouTube Channel, stops by to help me analyze Robert Mueller’s testimony in front of two congressional committees and whether or not we are any closer to impeaching President Trump. And later in the show, we’ll air my interviews from Netroots Nation 2019 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, where I spoke to elected officials, advocacy group members, and thought leaders in the progressive movement.

Duration:00:43:27