Peter B Collins

Peter B Collins - 2017-10-20 - Original post - cached version

At news conference where he sharted over military condolences, Trump blurted out the truth about Big Pharma’s total domination of Congress….--The Guardian has the story, shaming US corporate media

--in ugly move, John Kelly joins Trump in demagoguing his own son’s combat death


Peter B Collins - 2017-10-19 - Original post - cached version

Boycotts are clear constitutional right; Kansas, other states passed laws punishing boycotts of Israel, teacher Esther Koontz is fighting back….--The Intercept’s Zaid Jilani broke this story last week, little coverage in MSM

--60 Minutes report exposed opioid distributors, shamed Trump...

Peter B Collins - 2017-10-18 - Original post - cached version

Federal judge stays 90% of latest travel ban , as Supreme Court and Trump deal fresh injustice to Guantanamo prisoners….--judge in Hawaii issues last minute ban on almost all of Trump travel ban

--SCOTUS declines to hear appeal of Saudi man whose alleged crimes preceded 9/11“hostilities...

Peter B Collins - 2017-10-17 - Original post - cached version

Major progress in controlling Wine Country wildfires, but wild speculation from self-styled experts, pseudo scientists precede investigations, and real evidence….--on Facebook, theories are floated by people who expose their ignorance about the local conditions that likely started, and drove...

Peter B Collins - 2017-10-14 - Original post - cached version

Rejecting advice from many really, really smart people, Trump pokes Iran and pursues fantasy of jamming new terms on Tehran…--his vision of “cramdown” is rejected by all other parties to the deal, and violates UN Security Council resolution

--once again, US promotes the agenda of Israel’s...

Peter B Collins - 2017-10-13 - Original post - cached version

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Trevor Aaronson returns to explain the case of a Florida man who aggressively rejected efforts by ICE and FBI to become an informant, and ran his own surveillance on the government's...

Peter B Collins - 2017-10-13 - Original post - cached version

Trump warns Puerto Rico that feds can’t stay “forever”, and uses executive order to strangle Obamacare, approving “junk policies”…..--Trump has plenty of patience for recovery in Texas and Florida, but slams Puerto Rico, blaming victims of hurricane and vulture capitalists


Peter B Collins - 2017-10-12 - Original post - cached version

Trump thinks he’s real smart, but displays dangerous ignorance on nuclear arsenal, and regulation of media he wants to silence…--digging into why Rexxon Tillerson called Trump a “fucking moron”, NBC reports it was after July meeting where Trump called for massive increase in nuclear arsenal...

Peter B Collins - 2017-10-11 - Original post - cached version

Ripping Rachel Maddow’s nightly Russiagate telenovela, PBC notes her reports are riddled with speculation, inference, unproven claims of “Russian agents”, more…--you’ll hear an excerpt from Maddow’s October 9 report with corrective commentary from your humble host

--at The Nation, Aaron...

Peter B Collins - 2017-10-10 - Original post - cached version

14 separate fires, driven by Santa Ana winds, destroy hundreds of homes and buildings, thousands evacuate, only 1 fatality so far….--Bob Corker becomes second Repub Senator to talk honestly about Trump, and Twitter shitstorm follows, predictably

--Corker’s fears are reflected in new...

Peter B Collins - 2017-10-07 - Original post - cached version

Corporate media outlets continue to stoke Russiagate narrative, downplaying major NSA hack that occurred 2 years ago, no charges for contractor….--accused NSA leaker Reality Winner is denied bail, and her intentions don’t matter in Espionage Act prosecution

--at Buzzfeed, Jason Leopold...

Peter B Collins - 2017-10-06 - Original post - cached version

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Francis Moore "Frankie" Lappe, the legendary author of Diet for a Small Planet, returns with co-author Adam Eichen to talk about the fight to restore democracy in the United States.Their new...

Peter B Collins - 2017-10-06 - Original post - cached version

Breaking taboo, 5th-ranked Democrat Linda Sanchez politely says it’s “time to pass the torch to new generation of leaders”…--Trump ignores his generals, announces he will “decertify” Iran agreement, which is not really an available option

--at ConsortiumNews, Bob Parry continues to lead...

Peter B Collins - 2017-10-05 - Original post - cached version

Clearly frustrated by Trump’s undermining tweets and idiotic policies, Rexxon Tillerson denies threatening to quit, but not calling 45 “moron”…--Senate Intel committee leaders embrace “Russian meddling meme” and want to complete their investigation by end of year

--Senate Judiciary...

Peter B Collins - 2017-10-04 - Original post - cached version

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Scott Horton, opinion editor at, just published Fool's Errand: Time to End the War in Afghanistan, and we discuss!Horton hosts the Scott Horton podcast as well as Antiwar Radio on...

Peter B Collins - 2017-10-04 - Original post - cached version

Oral arguments over Wisconsin’s partisan maps show swing-vote Kennedy has finally seen illegal rigging of district lines, may support remedies….--gerrymandering and campaign finance are two major blights on democracy

--Las Vegas mass shooting leaves many lingering questions, as Web is...

Peter B Collins - 2017-10-03 - Original post - cached version

Mass shooting in Las Vegas happened same day news broke about GOP bills to pre-empt state laws on concealed carry, silencers….--lone wolf shooter is 64-year-old white guy, Stephen Paddock, with no criminal record, known to casinos as high-stakes gambler

--report on pro-gun bills is in SF...

Peter B Collins - 2017-09-30 - Original post - cached version

Responding to “fake news” and Russiagate, Google and Facebook “media monopoly” have sharply reduced traffic to independent, progressive media sites…--AlterNet details its lost traffic, leading to lost revenue

--as corporate media continue focus on Facebook and Twitter, Robert Parry takes...

Peter B Collins - 2017-09-29 - Original post - cached version

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Philip Giraldi, CIA case manager-turned journalist, is fired by The American Conservative for column they didn't publish, about the role of leading American Jews in promoting war with Iran....

Peter B Collins - 2017-09-29 - Original post - cached version

As Trump, GOP roll out tax cuts for rich, corporations, keep an eye on the Democrats and what they support….--NY Times editorial correctly calls Trump plan “boondoggle masquerading as tax reform”

--Trump sells sizzle to middle class while favoring corporations and 1%

--as usual,...

Peter B Collins - 2017-09-27 - Original post - cached version

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Pete McCloskey, the liberal Republican who served in the House for 10 years and is a Marine veteran of the Korean War, has plenty to say about the current showdown with North Korea.McCloskey...

Peter B Collins - 2017-09-27 - Original post - cached version

McCloskey, who challenged Nixon over Vietnam in 1972, speaks out about Trump’s reckless behavior and “pricking” Kim and North Korea….--at The Intercept, veteran reporter Peter Maass says North Korea is consistent, US under Trump is the “X-factor”

--Washington Post reports that Kim’s...

Peter B Collins - 2017-09-26 - Original post - cached version

Trump’s latest tirade, intended to divide athletes and owners, provokes unity amid hypocrisy, and further demeans the presidency and nation…--at The Intercept, new columnist Shaun King praises Kaepernick and exposes hypocristy of Trump-loving NFL owners

--Trump started the exchange of...

Peter B Collins - 2017-09-23 - Original post - cached version

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Nancy MacLean is professor of History & Public Policy at Duke, and her new book traces the rise of the pro-capitalist, anti-government Libertarian movement fueled by billionaire Charles...

Peter B Collins - 2017-09-23 - Original post - cached version

Under fire, Mark Zuckerberg uses Facebook video to address “Russian meddling” in election, pledges more disclosure, transparency in political ads….--in Guardian op-ed, Julia Carrie Wong says Zuck is “putting lipstick on a pig”

--Trump calls attacks on Facebook part of “Russia Hoax”

Peter B Collins - 2017-09-21 - Original post - cached version

In talk at UMich, retired general and Secretary of State says “let’s not go crazy every time they shoot missiles”….--at UN, Trump announces more sanctions on North Korea, meets with leaders of Japan and South Korea

--in fool’s errand for Israel, Trump presses parties to Iran nuclear...

Peter B Collins - 2017-09-21 - Original post - cached version

“Meathead” and Morgan Freeman teams with Clapper and neocons in new project, recklessly declaring US, Russia are now at war….--you can see the video here, the “Committee to Investigate Russia” includes proven perjurer James Clapper plus neocons Max Boot and David Frum

--Facebook comments...

Peter B Collins - 2017-09-20 - Original post - cached version

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Reporter and historian Gareth Porter did deep, technical investigation into reports by UN and other groups supporting Trump's claim that Syria used sarin gas in April incident in Khan...

Peter B Collins - 2017-09-20 - Original post - cached version

At SF news conference staged to promote deal with Trump on DACA, Dreamers shout down Pelosi, reject being “bargaining chip”….--new Homeland Security report says attempted crossings at southern border reach new low…so why do we need a wall?

--new report from Health & Human Services...

Peter B Collins - 2017-09-19 - Original post - cached version

Trump unleashed more juvenile tweets over the weekend, and Dr. Justin Frank offers shrink’s view as Trump heads to UN…--calling Kim Jong Un, “Rocket Man” and retweeting video mashup of Trump tee shot hitting Hillary in the back reveals much about our asshole president

--even Iran’s...

Peter B Collins - 2017-09-16 - Original post - cached version

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Don Siegelman, the former Democratic governor of Alabama, who was railroaded into prison by a conspiracy of corrupt Republicans, has a lot to say in our first post-prison conversation.We...

Peter B Collins - 2017-09-16 - Original post - cached version

After naming Chelsea Manning “visiting fellow”, Kennedy School allows CIA bosses to dictate withdrawal of “shameful stamp of approval”….--Manning will be honored at War and Environment conference in Washington next weekend

--CIA wants expanded authority to conduct drone strikes in...

Peter B Collins - 2017-09-15 - Original post - cached version

Beltway bandits of both parties eager to cut corporate taxes, with lip service to middle class, and no deficit concerns…--while offering no details, Trump whips Congress to cut taxes, as GOP deficit hawks morph into tax “reformers” with no plan to cut spending

--Trump dines with Chuck and...

Peter B Collins - 2017-09-14 - Original post - cached version

Dodging its constitutional duty to manage war powers, Senate votes to retain Bush’s blank check for war, passed in 2001…..--Sen. Rand Paul (R-KY) leads effort to repeal AUMF, as Senate shovels more money into Pentagon than Trump asked for

--ordered by court to provide legal basis for...

Peter B Collins - 2017-09-13 - Original post - cached version

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Journalist Tim Shorrock details how Obama and CIA worked with Sony to shape Seth Rogan's movie The Interview into a vehicle for US propaganda.Shorrock wrote this investigative report for...

Peter B Collins - 2017-09-13 - Original post - cached version

Sanders in the Senate and Conyers in the House have more support than ever for single payer—but “pragmatic” Pelosi balks--Bernie Sanders to introduce “Medicare for All” tomorrow, but Leader Pelosi is focused on short-term politics

--in NY Times Margot Sanger-Katz compares Dem fight to GOP...

Peter B Collins - 2017-09-12 - Original post - cached version

PBC News & Comment, 9.11.17: After 16 Years, 9/11 Coverup Fools Most People


Lincoln said, “You can fool some of the people all of the time”, and 9/11 skeptics face “conspiracy theorist” label….--Cuba and Guantanamo were ignored as Irma swept through Caribbean toward Florida...

Peter B Collins - 2017-09-09 - Original post - cached version

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Dan Kovalik is a labor lawyer and author from Pittsburgh, and he stopped by for another interview about his book, The Plot to Scapegoat Russia.  We apply skeptical thinking to the recent...

Peter B Collins - 2017-09-09 - Original post - cached version

$15 billion hurricane relief package passes House with 90 angry Republicans voting against the bill and their unpredictable president Combover…--Mother Earth is angry, 8.2 earthquake hits Mexico as fierce monsoons hammer south Asia

--in Harvey’s wake, serious air and water contamination...

Peter B Collins - 2017-09-08 - Original post - cached version

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The Nation's John Nichols returns to talk about his new book on Trump's team, the Trump/Russia narrative, impeachment and much more.A prolific writer, the latest book from Nichols is...

Peter B Collins - 2017-09-08 - Original post - cached version

As Trump betrays his own party leaders, and Dems fight left flank, both parties face major upheavals in the days ahead….--Trump’s risky deal with Schumer and Pelosi could alienate GOP regulars, and ultimately lead to impeachment

--in our latest in-depth interview, journalist John Nichols...

Peter B Collins - 2017-09-07 - Original post - cached version

Democrats who opposed Dream Act in past line up in support, Trump lies are exposed, and some GOP legislators offer support….--Trump shafts McConnell and Ryan, agrees with Dem leaders to package debt ceiling raise with first round of Harvey relief

--many Republican leaders join Obama and...

Peter B Collins - 2017-09-06 - Original post - cached version

North Korea’s weekend underground test of large hydrogen bomb rattles TrumpCo, increasing the risk of “mutual assured destruction”….--as Trump’s UN envoy says Kim is “begging for war”, Trump plays crazy mofo, threatening to cut trade with China, asking UN to cut off oil to North Korea


Peter B Collins - 2017-09-01 - Original post - cached version

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Dismissed just 6 weeks before graduation from the Air Force Academy, Eric Thomas reveals the retaliation he got for helping investigate and convict in 3 sexual assault cases.In our August 10,...

Peter B Collins - 2017-09-01 - Original post - cached version

Alphabet chairman Eric Schmidt uses “philanthropy” power to punish Open Markets team at New America, proving that power corrupts, absolutely….--Zephyr Teachout gives insider view of New America Foundation’s capitulation to its major donor, a move that validates themes of Open Markets


Peter B Collins - 2017-08-31 - Original post - cached version

Judge who sentenced Arpaio for contempt makes DOJ lawyers prove pardon’s legality as legal beagles file novel challenge, defending Constitution….--columnist Jennifer Rubin outlines potential roadblocks to pardon

--former law clerk defends the judge who Trump says treated Arpaio “unfairly...

Peter B Collins - 2017-08-30 - Original post - cached version

Sunday’s conservative protest and liberal counter-protests were upstaged by hundreds of hooded vigilantes, cops stood down and watched…--coverage in SF Chronicle is here

--dragnet warrants and conspiracies among strangers are features of prosecution of inauguration protesters who face...

Peter B Collins - 2017-08-17 - Original post - cached version

Willfully ignorant, 45 creates false equivalency between handful of violent “antifa” leftists and hundreds of organized racists in Charlottesville revisionism….--in angry rant at Trump Tower lobby, Donny identifies with “alt-right” and rails against most others as “alt-left”, enraging many GOP...

Peter B Collins - 2017-08-16 - Original post - cached version

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Independent journalist Pepe Escobar, who writes for Sputnik and Asia Times, returns to share offshore views of Trump's America.As we spoke on August 15, Kim Jung Un had just snuffed the fuse on...

Peter B Collins - 2017-08-16 - Original post - cached version

Dreamhost, the company that hosts this podcast, is fighting DOJ warrant demanding IP addresses of 1.3 million who visited anti-Trump site….--in covering Oklahoma City FBI sting, most media outlets just parrot FBI press release, like BuzzFeed; DailyBeast dug deeper, suspect is mentally ill



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