CLBR #327: Alissa Quart, Author of Squeezed – Why Our Families Can’t Afford America
Cyber Law and Business Report / economy / Income Inequality

CLBR #327: Alissa Quart, Author of Squeezed – Why Our Families Can’t Afford America

Originally posted on Cyber Law & Business Report:
Alissa Quart, Author of Squeezed: Why Our Families Can’t Afford America LISTEN VIA THESE CHANNELS     WMR iTunes Podbay Spreaker Stitcher We are belatedly posting the final segment from our Miami Book Fair author’s series with my discussion taped this fall with Alissa Quart, author of Squeezed:…

The Assange Indictment: Seven Things to Know
Cyber Report

The Assange Indictment: Seven Things to Know

Originally posted on Cyber Report:
Yesterday, the Justice Department unsealed its 2018 one-count indictment against Wikileaks founder Julian Assange. #1 – The Indictment Charges Assange with Conspiring to Hack Classified Files The indictment, which was filed under seal in federal court in Virginia on March 6, 2018, alleges that: On or about March 8, 2010,…

Santa Monica Spending Millions to Appeal Challenge to At-Large Districts
California / Santa Monica / Voting Rights Act

Santa Monica Spending Millions to Appeal Challenge to At-Large Districts

I have been appalled seeing the Santa Monica City Council spend millions fighting a lawsuit challenging the city’s at-large voting district under California’s Voting Rights Act and moving forward on a multi-million dollar appeal of the trial court’s ruling invalidating the City’s at-large districts. Former Santa Monica Mayor Mike Feinstein wrote a column this week … Continue reading

An All Too Early List of the Top Six Democratic 2020 Presidential Candidates that Will be Proven Wrong in a Few Months or So — The Musing Corner
2020 Election / Amy Klobuchar / Bernie Sanders / Cory Booker / elizabeth warren / Kamala Harris / Kirsten Gillibrand

An All Too Early List of the Top Six Democratic 2020 Presidential Candidates that Will be Proven Wrong in a Few Months or So — The Musing Corner

An assessment of the initial list of “top tier” Democrats running in 2020 from “The Musings Corner”.  Expect this list to change as other candidates announce but it is an earnest attempt to address the candidates on the issues. Is it just me or is this upcoming presidential election starting up early, like unusually early. … Continue reading

Sanders’ 2020 Campaign Begins With Another Dodge on Venezuela
2020 Election / Bernie Sanders / Foreign Policy

Sanders’ 2020 Campaign Begins With Another Dodge on Venezuela

As Senator Bernie Sanders began his media tour during the first week of his 2020 Presidential campaign, questions about his position on Venezuela began to dog him as the political crisis in the Latin American nation deepened. In an interview with Univision’s Jorge Ramos on February 19th, Sanders refused to join other Democrats in condemning Venezuelan … Continue reading