November 17, 2008 John Francis: I Walk the Earth
For almost three decades, John Francis has been a planetwalker, traveling the
globe by foot and sail with a message of environmental respect and responsibility
(for 17 of those years without speaking). A funny, thoughtful talk with occasional
November 14, 2008 Obama Short List: Inslee for Energy Secretary?
Rep. Jay Inslee (D-WA) has been named as the potential head of Obama's
Department of the Interior or Department of Energy. ANP sat down with
Rep. Inslee before the election...
November 12, 2008 Barack Obama and the Scowcroft Camp
Why Robert Gates? In today's episode
of TPMtv we look at the ties between Barack Obama and the Brent Scowcroft
foreign policy world that could keep Bob Gates at the Pentagon.
November 11, 2008 Lieberman Must Go Once and for All
While Lieberman campaigned for John McCain and spoke on his behalf at
the Republican National Convention, he spread some of the GOP's nastiest
smears. He should not be allowed to have subpoena power as chairman
of the Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs Committee. In fact,
he should not be allowed
to remain chairman of this or any other committee.
10, 2008 Grand Old Partied
Out: No Direction Known
In the wake of a significant defeat in
the presidential election and a second straight cycle of substantial House
and Senate losses, the Republican party is starting to ask itself some
7, 2008 Get Your War On: New World Order
In the wake of the Obama win, Accounts Receivable gives Accounts Payable
a little heads up about exactly what kind of "change" Obama
was really talking about all those months on the trail.
November 5, 2008 Ralph Nader Asks
if Obama is Uncle Sam Or Uncle Tom
On a night of celebration, a painfully intellectual Nader asks why
Obama's acceptance speech fails to mention the poor and if our next
the American people or the giant corporations who hold allegiance to
no flag and ship American jobs overseas to fascist and communist dictatorships.
November 3, 2008 Obama Congratulates McCain on Cheney Endorsement
Barack Obama praised McCain for his hard work to get the Dick Cheney
endorsement. Obama: "I'd like to congratulate Senator McCain on
this endorsement because he really earned it. That endorsement didn't
come easy. Senator McCain had to vote 90 percent of the time with George
Bush and Dick Cheney to get it. He served as Washington's biggest cheerleader
for going to war in Iraq, and supports economic policies that are no
different from the last eight years. So Senator McCain worked hard to
get Dick Cheney's support.
But here's my question for you, Colorado: Do you think Dick Cheney is
delighted to support John McCain because he thinks John McCain's going
to bring change? Do you think John McCain and Dick Cheney have been
talking about how to shake things up, and get rid of the lobbyists and
the old boys club in Washington?"