The Nicole Sandler Show - Radio or Not! (news and politics)
Nicole Sandler of interviews newsmakers and talks about the News of the Day, with a progressive slant.

Nicole discusses last night's first Democratic debate between Bernie Sanders and Hillary Clinton with Julianna Forlano and singer-songwriter Jill Sobule

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Category:news and politics -- posted at: 1:54pm EST

All eyes are on New Hampshire this week, after a "forum" last night, and the first one on one debate tonight between Bernie Sanders and Hillary Clinton. But first, DC is participating in an anachronism this morning. Harvey J. Kaye guests to talk about the horse race, and Howie Klein tells us about the latest outrage concerning the senator-wannabe Patrick Murphy & his hypocrisy

Nicole Sandler brings us up to date with the latest news from the biggest reality show the US has ever seen - the 2016 Presidential Sweepstakes. Deborah Newell returns for our weekly FloriDUH files which today includes Marco Rubio. And Futurist Sara Robinson explains why she predicted millennials will be a force in electoral politics years ago...

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Category:news and politics -- posted at: 12:56pm EST

Nicole recaps yesterday's first in the nation caucus in Iowa - a nailbiter on the Democratic side, and a spanking for Trump. We check in across the pond with UKProgressive's Denis Campbell for a first-hand account of how single payer health care works in England during a real medical emergency.

And it’s Tuesday, it’s @GottaLaff in hour two!

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Category:news and politics -- posted at: 12:44pm EST

It's caucus day in Iowa, and the 2016 presidential race is officially on. Today, Nicole talks about the campaigns with media trainer/strategist Joel Silberman; FOIA Master Jason Leopold of Vice News explains what's really going on with Hillary Clinton's emails (he filed the FOIA request responsible for the email release in the first place); and comedian Jimmy Tingle is running for President on the Humor for Humanity ticket, and joins us from New Hampshire.

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Category:news and politics -- posted at: 12:46pm EST

Nicole Sandler follows logic down the rabbit hole today as she recaps some of last night's final GOP debate before the Iowa Caucuses on Wednesday, Donald Trump's hypocrisy on veterans and more. And for Flashback Friday, Nicole unearthed her 2-17-10 interview with Jackson Browne, recorded on a visit to LA...

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Category:news and politics -- posted at: 12:40pm EST

Nicole Sandler turns her attention toward the Republican lurch toward insanity. Driftglass has a few thoughts to add to that discussion in hour one. Howie Klein joins for hour two, and introduces us to the latest Blue America-endorsed congressional candidates. And Neil Degrasse Tyson takes on the Flat Earth Society.

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Category:news and politics -- posted at: 12:28pm EST

Nicole Sandler welcomes Deborah Newell back to the show for our weekly fun with FloriDUH segment, but today with a twist. Journalist and author of the new book, "The Last Thousand," Jeffrey E. Stern tells us about a unique, progressive school in Afghanistan

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Category:news and politics -- posted at: 1:00pm EST

As we're in the final stretch towards Iowa, Nicole discusses last night's Democratic candidates forum and more with editorial cartoonist Ted Rall and @GottaLaff

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Category:news and politics -- posted at: 12:58pm EST

Nicole kicks off a new week with a busy Monday show. In hour one, Joel Silberman helps recap the Sunday shows and the latest from the contenders one week before the Iowa caucuses. Journalist/radio station owner Jim Bleikamp weighs in from Maine. And Nicole reaches out to Pakistani journalist Kaswar Klasra to discuss the mass shooting there last week.

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Category:news and politics -- posted at: 12:39pm EST