Tim Karr On Obama’s New FCC Pick & John Mullins The Man Called Out Mike Rogers

May 2, 2013

Sam is back! On today’s show Director of Strategy for Free Press activist Tim Karr (@TimKarr) joins Sam to talk about President Obama’s new pick for FCC Chair.

And John Mullins the man who articulately and passionately called out Congressman Mike Rogers on austerity at this epic town hall meeting joins us as well!

Past Episodes

Sam hosts Heather Parton, columnist at Salon.com and proprietor of the überblog “Digby’s Hullabaloo,” and friend and known pacifist David Feldman. With the former, they chat about the U.S.’s relationship with both domestic and foreign violence, discussing the devastating tragedies of gun ...
Sam and Emma host Richard Yeselson. strategic campaigner and editorial board member at Dissent Magazine, to discuss his recent essay in Jacobin "The Defeat at Amazon and the Union Fights to Come.” They contextualize what happened in Bessemer within broader Union history, explore how the ...
Sam and Emma host Dave Zirin, sports editor at The Nation, to discuss the politics in sports including the MLB pulling the All-Star Game from Atlanta, NCAA athlete pay, and push back on Olympics real estate development in Los Angeles. And in the Fun Half: who will get the windfall of ...