In the third episode of “Scheer Intelligence”—Truthdig Editor-in-Chief Robert Scheer’s new KCRW podcast—eight-term Ohio congressman and two-time presidential candidate Dennis Kucinich raps about the underbelly of U.S. politics going back to his days as Cleveland’s “Boy Mayor” in the late 1970s.
This week's episode of KCRWs "Scheer Intelligence" features Truthdig Editor-in-Chief Robert Scheer in conversation with Dennis Kucinich, Ohio's eight-term congressman and two-time Democratic presidential candidate, who reveals tales about the underbelly of politics going back to his days as the "Boy Mayor" of Cleveland on the late 1970s. Show More Summary
When Bernie Sanders announced his campaign for president, I thought he would be a gadfly with a modest following. Not Howard Dean, but not Dennis Kucinich, either. During the past week, however, the Vermont senator has become a bonaShow More Summary
Republicans such as Richard Lugar and Roscoe Bartlett are questioning the U.S. intervention, but so are Democrats Jim Webb and Dennis Kucinich.
Dennis Kucinich told me on radio Wednesday night that he is sending a letter to Congress urging them not to vote for the Authorization for Use of Military Force. He believes war with ISIS is a tremendous waste of our resources against an entity that is not a threat to the United States. Please “like” [...]
• Two-time presidential candidate Dennis Kucinich gives his take on the latest developments on the fight against ISIS. • Journalist Ian Murphy reveals how he managed to trick Wisconsin Governor Scott Walker (R) into thinking he was a having a phone conversation with one of the Koch brothers!
The former congressman explains how three members spirited a Russia sanctions bill through the House, and why the 2016 presidential race could present a false choice.
As I watched a reply of Bush angrily looking deep into the camera and declaring ” we do not torture” -the disclosed facts indicate Bush knew a couple years before that that torture- common sense would lead one to believe Cheney would have informed him. It is so Clintonesk ” I did not….that girl”, “we [...]
FishbowlDC: Jackie Kucinich, daughter of Dennis Kucinich, is the Daily Beast’s new senior politics editor. Start thinking of mean comments now, Interneters! TVNewser: Thankfully Brian Williams celebrated 10 years of Nightly News without rapping. PRNewser: Because you demanded it, here is an item about Rico Suave. New Career Opportunities Daily: The best jobs in media.
John Avlon, Editor-in-Chief of The Daily Beast, announced on Monday that Jackie Kucinich, daughter of former Rep. Dennis Kucinich, will join the site as its new Senior Politics Editor. Jackie is currently a politics reporter at the Washington Post, where she produces original video segments. Show More Summary
Former Cleveland mayor, congressman, and presidential candidate Dennis Kucinich put the blame where it belongs: on Democrats. Rep. Kucinich told Alan that right now the entire economy has to be redesigned and that if people truly want change in government it’s going to have to happen on the state level. They also talked about why [...]
• I’ll have a post-Election Day analysis with radio host Les Kinsolving and two-time presidential candidate, Dennis Kucinich.
Tonight's episode of The Independents (Fox Business Network, 9 p.m. ET, 6 p.m. PT, with re-airs three hours later) spends a decent chunk of time alking about President Barack Obama's weird speech at the United Nations today. Unpacking...Show More Summary
This week on Truthdig Radio in association with KPFK: Scotland shows the world how it’s done, Dennis Kucinich and Robert Scheer discuss arming Syrian rebels, and Cyd Zeigler debates violence in the NFL.
Former Congressman and two-time presidential candidate Dennis Kucinich appeared on radio with me Monday night to explain why our involvement against ISIS is a terrible idea. We continue to be lied to by a government whose real goal is to partition Iraq and grab oil, and ISIS is just an excus. He states, “The war in [...]
• Two-time Presidential candidate Dennis Kucinich gives his take on the crisis in the Middle East.
Things in the Black Rock Desert are really gonna heat up this week
This week on Truthdig Radio in association with KPFK: Patrick Cockburn on James Foley’s murder and the rise of the Islamic State, Dennis Kucinich on the militarization of police, and Joshua Rofe on the 2,500 teen lifers in prison.
Former Congressman – and Cleveland mayor – Dennis Kucinich wrote a must-read post yesterday: The Boston Massacre of March 5, 1770, was a catalyst toward the American Revolution. Five civilians were killed by the British soldiers. The...Show More Summary
This week on Truthdig Radio in association with KPFK: The former congressman says, “You can’t just stay silent when you see a massacre of people going on.” Also: Washington, D.C. will decide whether to legalize marijuana.