ROBERT REICH was Clinton’s Secretary of Labor; now he argues that “What we most lack. . . are the things we use in common – clean air, clean water, public parks, good schools, and public transportation, as well as social safety nets to catch those of us who fall.” His book Supercapitalism is out now in paperback.
JUAN COLE comments on Arab suprt for the journalist who threw shoes at Bush, and the secret government report on the failure of the US reconstruction effort in Iraq. Juan’s indespensible Iraq blog, “Informed Comment,” is at JuanCole.com.Juan’s book Napoleon’s Egyptis out now in paperback. READ the secret official report on Iraq Reconstruction HERE. WATCH shoe-throwing video HERE
Your Minnesota Moment: in the Al Franken Senate race, the state Canvassing Board recount of 1500 disputed ballots has begun.
Living in the USA
Talking about politics, thinking about the Left.
The podcast “Living in the USA” is the online version of “Living in the USA” at KPFK radio, hosted by Jon Wiener and broadcast live Thursdays at 3pm at 90.7FM in LA, also streaming live at www.kpfk.org