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 Sandler discusses the news of the day with today's guests: Susie Madrak, managing editor of Crooks & Liars, and Mario Piscatella, managing editor of Blue Nation Review.

Nicole Sandler talks about the difficult issues of the day- how to and how not to handle them. Guests include American Atheists president David Silverman and The Political Carnival's @GottaLaff

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Category:news and politics -- posted at: 5:56 PM

Nicole Sandler returns home after 10 days on the road, broadcasting live from the AFT14 convention in LA, and Netroots Nation in Detroit, with stories to share. Plus interviews recorded Saturday, including a member of the Detroit Peoples Water Board about the horrific water shutoffs there, CA state senate candidate Sandra Fluke, and The Nation's Washington correspondent John Nichols.

After his wonderful speech to Netroots Nation '14, Rev. Dr. William Barber, the founder of the Moral Mondays movement and president of the NC NAACP, sat down with Nicole Sandler to talk about the need for a Moral Fusion Movement and what that entails.

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Category:news and politics -- posted at: 2:15 PM

Nicole Sandler broadcasts live from Netroots Nation. On Day 2, guests included the Rev. Dr. William Barber, Credo's Becky Bond, Congressman Keith Ellison, economist Stephanie Kelton, Stephanie Taylor of the PCCC, Damon Silvers of the AFL-CiO, and many others!

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Category:news and politics -- posted at: 8:42 PM

Nicole Sandler broadcasts live from Netroots Nation 2014 in Detroit! Today's guests include Lisa Graves of the Center for Media & Democracy/The Progressive, RL Miller of Climate Hawks Vote, Majority Report's Sam Seder, Richard Allen Smith of In the Public Interest, Henry the Buttonsmith, and US Senate candidate from Maine Shenna Bellows among others...

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Category:news and politics -- posted at: 6:09 PM

Nicole Sandler is broadcasting live from She's History's Amy Simon's house in LA following a few days covering the AFT14 convention. On today's show, Amy joined in to talk about "Malala Day" yesterday, named for Pakistani powerhouse Malala Yousafzai who just turned 17! David Dayen of Salon joined in to talk about the growing divide amongst Democrats regarding education.

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Nicole Sandler broadcasts live from the American Federation of Teachers 2014 convention in Los Angeles. Guests include 10-year old Chicago education activist Asean Johnson, and a plethora of educators and AFT members and delegates.

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Category:news and politics -- posted at: 12:53 AM

Nicole speaks with Mark Godsey of The Innocence Project about one of his clients who was finally freed after serving 25 years for a crime he didn't commit. Plus Amy SImon of She's History on the fight for contraceptive rights. And Steven Goldstein with the No More Bullshit Minute.