SFBG Radio

SFBG Radio: a WPA for musicians

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Today we talk about jobs, the economy -- and why Obama should create a WPA for musicians. Listen after the break. Read more »

SFBG Radio: The Whitman-Brown debate

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Today we look at last night's debate, at Meg v. Jerry, at Gavin v. Abel, at why such a sorry crew are running for Lt. Gov -- and why it's so hard for independent candidates to run for statewide office. Listen after the jump. Read more »

SFBG Radio: The market's up, but jobs are down

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So if the unemployment rate keeps going up, and the recession is in full swing, why is the stock market doing so well -- and what does that say about American politics? Check out out after the jump. Read more »

SFBG Radio: A modest (boycott) proposal

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In today's episode, Johnny puts forth a modest proposal. Plenty of big American companies are sitting on piles of cash right now, money they've made in part because they aren't hiring anyone. Of course, businesses don't exist to create jobs, they exist to make money -- but consumers ought to have a say, too. So Johnny suggests that we all boycott big companies that have lots of money on hand, but refuse to spend it in a productive way -- that is, by hiring people. You can listen to his proposal after the jump. Read more »

SFBG Radio: Is the Republican Party a cult?

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In today's epidsode, Johnny and Tim talk about the showdown in Fresno, the Dream Act -- and whether the Republican Party has become a cult. Listen after the jump. Read more »

SFBG Radio: Whitman's immigration problem

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Today Johnny and Tim talk about why Meg Whitman won't recover from her immigration problems -- and whether the roomate who drove a gay college student to suicide should wind up in prison. Listen up after the break. Read more »

Sfbg Radio: The debate and the wealth gap

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In today's episode, Johnny and Tim deconstruct the Whitman-Brown debate -- and talk about how the gap between the rich and the poor is so unsustainable that it's taking the nation down a very dangerous road. Check it out after the jump. Read more »

SFBG Radio: The GOP and fear of the "other"

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Today Johnny and Tim talk about the bill that the Democrats are using to fight back against Republican nonsense -- and why the GOP is all about scaring white people. You can listen after the break. Read more »

SFBG Radio: Whitman and death

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Today we ask some questions: With Whitman behind in the polls, is there any chance she could win? And why did the state just spend more than $800,000 building a new death chamber? Listen after the jump. Read more »

SFBG Radio: The recession's not over

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Today Johnny and Tim talk about the fact that only 5 percent of the people who lost their jobs in the recession have found new jobs. The receession's over? My ass. Listen after the jump. Read more »