Ring Of Fire-logo

Ring Of Fire

Progressive Talk >

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.
More Information

Location:

Pensacola, FL

Description:

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.

Language:

English

Contact:

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


Episodes

Episode 523: How Canada Makes Medicare for All Work; Wells Fargo Attorney Moonlighting in Mayor Pete's Campaign; Progressive Candidate Nabilah Islam

1/17/2020
More
on today’s show… Healthcare Reporter, Caitlin Kelly, will be here to explain how we only need to look to our neighbor to the North, to see what Medicare for All might look like. Heather Digby Parton will be here to run down all the biggest news of the week.

Duration:00:38:53

Episode 522: What's the Strategy Behind the Drone Strike that Killed Iranian General?

1/10/2020
More
Heather Digby Parton will be here to run down all the biggest news of the week. And we’ll listen to my interview with Jamal Abdi, President of the National Iranian American Council about the recent drone strike in Iraq that killed Iranian major general Qasem Soleimani and Iraqi military commander, Abu Mahdi al-Muhandis.

Duration:00:43:32

Episode 521: Happy New Year; "Best of Candidates from 2019"

1/3/2020
More
Welcome to Ring of Fire Radio, I’m Sam Seder. We will be back next week with an all new show to kick of 2020, but in the meantime, we wanted to re-air some of the best progressive candidate interviews from 2019. We hope you’ll take the time to learn more about each candidate and their issues….all new show next week!

Duration:01:32:23

Episode 520: New Interview with Robert Kuttner to Discuss a Green New Deal; Best Progressive Candidates of 2019

12/27/2019
More
Welcome to Ring of Fire, I’m Sam Seder, and we hope you had an amazing 2019 and we are looking forward to bringing you more great shows in 2020. On today’s show, you’ll hear a fresh interview with Robert Kuttner, from The American Prospect, where he lays out an urgent plan for climate change and how radical change is needed. We’ll also look back at our series of interviews with Democratic candidates around the country who are challenging incumbents in an effort to bring progressive policies...

Duration:01:35:16

Episode 519: Red State Popularity of Medicaid Expansion

12/20/2019
More
on today’s show… Bryce Covert, from The Nation Magazine, will join us to explain why Medicare expansion is transforming politics in red states like Kentucky. Heather Digby Parton will be here to run down all the biggest news of the week.

Duration:00:40:06

Episode 518: (M) The Damage Done to the Courts

12/13/2019
More
on today’s show… Ian Millhiser, from Vox, will explain how Donald Trump has done more to hurt the federal judiciary, than any other president in recent history. The Nation Magazine’s, John Nichols, will stop by to discuss the multiple articles of impeachmentagainst President Trump. Heather Digby Parton will be here to run down all the biggest news of the week. And our progressive candidate spotlight this week will be with Jessica Scarane, who is primarying Senator Chris Coons in Delaware

Duration:00:41:17

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

12/6/2019
More
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
More
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 climate...

Duration:01:54:52

Episode 515: Dupont's Worst Nightmare; Impeachment Recap

11/22/2019
More
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
More
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
More
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
More
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
More
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
More
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
More
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
More
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
More
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
More
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
More
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
More
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