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Peter B. Collins is burdened with too many opinions. He follows news and politics to a degree that one friend calls “borderline obsessive” and the Peter B. Collins Show is his therapy. From San Francisco, he brings you his views and analysis on important national and international issues, and interviews political leaders, journalists, authors and others who know more than he does.

Peter B. Collins is burdened with too many opinions. He follows news and politics to a degree that one friend calls “borderline obsessive” and the Peter B. Collins Show is his therapy. From San Francisco, he brings you his views and analysis on important national and international issues, and interviews political leaders, journalists, authors and others who know more than he does.
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Peter B. Collins is burdened with too many opinions. He follows news and politics to a degree that one friend calls “borderline obsessive” and the Peter B. Collins Show is his therapy. From San Francisco, he brings you his views and analysis on important national and international issues, and interviews political leaders, journalists, authors and others who know more than he does.

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The Peter B Collins Show PO Box 100 Mill Valley, CA 94942


Episodes

PBC News & Comment: Ecuador Pressures Assange to Vacate London Embassy

12/7/2018
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PBC News & Comment, 12.7.18: Ecuador Pressures Assange to Vacate London Embassy Ecuador says it has written agreement with Britain about extraditing Julian Assange, as former top embassy official denies Manafort visit….

Duration:00:30:56

PBC News & Comment: Arrest of Chinese Tech Exec Raises Tensions, Lowers Dow

12/6/2018
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PBC News & Comment, 12.6.18: Arrest of Chinese Tech Exec Raises Tensions, Lowers Dow Meng Wanzhou arrested in Vancouver about the time Trump dined with Xi in Buenos Aires; extradition to US is expected….

Duration:00:30:47

PBC News & Comment: Mueller Goes Easy on Mike Flynn

12/5/2018
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PBC News & Comment, 12.5.18: Mueller Goes Easy on Mike Flynn Special Counsel suggests little or no jail time for Mike Flynn, doesn’t charge him for his 2016 lobbying for Turkey….

Duration:00:31:29

PBC News & Comment: CNN and Israel Lobby Trample First Amendment

12/4/2018
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PBC News & Comment, 12.4.18: CNN and Israel Lobby Trample First Amendment CNN fired Prof. Marc Lamont Hill for pro-Palestinian speech at UN as senators move to pass anti-BDS bill despite opposition….

Duration:00:33:22

PBC News & Comment: Did Trump Imagine G-20 Trade Deal With China?

12/3/2018
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PBC News & Comment, 12.3.18: Did Trump Imagine G-20 Trade Deal With China? Trump claims he gave China 90-day reprieve on increased tariffs, says farm exports to resume, but Beijing has different story…

Duration:00:34:24

PBC News & Comment: TrumpCo Tries to Bury Scary Climate Report

11/26/2018
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PBC News & Comment, 11.26.18: TrumpCo Tries to Bury Scary Climate Report On “Black Friday”, Trump dumps mandated climate report that forecasts major economic damage, more wildfires and deadly extreme weather events…

Duration:00:32:37

In-Depth Interviews: Panel Discussion on Health Risks and Other Issues with 5G Wireless

11/26/2018
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Free Preview Clip Here's an audio and video package of Marin TV's special on the planned rollout of 5G Wireless … Continue reading In-Depth Interviews: Panel Discussion on Health Risks and Other Issues with 5G Wireless

Duration:01:00:30

PBC News & Comment: (Selective) Outrage Builds As Trump Takes A Knee to Saudis

11/21/2018
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PBC News & Comment, 11.21.18: (Selective) Outrage Builds As Trump Takes A Knee to Saudis Corporate media outlets properly denounce Trump for bizarre, inaccurate statement supporting Saudis, but ignore history of accommodation….

Duration:00:32:23

In-Depth Interview: Ex-CIA Analyst Ray McGovern Confronts Clapper, Suspects Brennan, Defends Assange

11/20/2018
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Free Preview Clip Former CIA analyst and co-founder of Veteran Intelligence Professionals for Sanity, Ray McGovern returns to the podcast, … Continue reading In-Depth Interview: Ex-CIA Analyst Ray McGovern Confronts Clapper, Suspects Brennan, Defends Assange

Duration:01:00:12

PBC News & Comment: Bucking CIA, Trump Backs Bloody Saudi Crown Prince MBS

11/20/2018
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PBC News & Comment, 11.20.18: Bucking CIA, Trump Backs Bloody Saudi Crown Prince Not just a tweet—Trump issues formal statement with idiotic claim about MBS: “maybe he did, maybe he didn’t” know….

Duration:00:30:50

PBC News & Comment: Mueller Blunder Reveals Assange Indictment

11/19/2018
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PBC News & Comment, 11.19.18: Mueller Blunder Reveals Assange Indictment Julian Assange and others have long believed there’s a sealed US indictment of him, and Team Mueller accidentally confirmed it….

Duration:00:28:46

PBC News & Comment: Facebook’s Dark Side Is Exposed

11/15/2018
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PBC News & Comment, 11.15.18: Facebook’s Dark Side Is Exposed Major NY Times investigation shows Facebook hired media manipulation firm to blame Soros, Apple and Google for self-inflicted problems….

Duration:00:35:35

PBC News & Comment: Bad Advice: Pundits Tell Dems to Be Moderate, Cautious

11/14/2018
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PBC News & Comment, 11.14.18: Bad Advice: Pundits Tell Dems to Be Moderate, Cautious Democratic leaders and media pundits advise progressives to seek unity and bipartisanship with GOP brick wall, but Dem voters disagree….

Duration:00:34:25

PBC News & Comment: Trump’s Ignorance on Display From France to California

11/13/2018
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PBC News & Comment, 11.13.18: Trump’s Ignorance on Display From France to California In France, Trump’s behavior and tweets embarrass US, again; his comments on California’s devastating wildfires expose his willful ignorance, again….

Duration:00:34:50

Developing Story Interview: Greg Palast Reports on Georgia Post-Election Action

11/9/2018
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Free Preview Clip Journalist Greg Palast, who brought us the book and documentary The Best Democracy Money Can Buy, is … Continue reading Developing Story Interview: Greg Palast Reports on Georgia Post-Election Action

Duration:00:19:28

PBC News & Comment: Keystone XL Blocked by Court as Paradise Burns

11/9/2018
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PBC News & Comment, 11.9.18: Keystone XL Blocked by Court as Paradise Burns As court blocks final approval of Keystone XL in lawsuit by climate activists, new wildfires spurred by warming hit California….

Duration:00:36:17

PBC News & Comment: Trump Provokes Constitutional Crisis

11/8/2018
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PBC News & Comment, 11.8.18: Trump Provokes Constitutional Crisis Citizens hit the streets in protest of Trump’s pick of hatchet man Whitaker as acting Attorney General, threatening Mueller probe….

Duration:00:38:12

PBC News & Comment: Gloating Over Low-Ball Senate Win, Trump Fires Sessions

11/7/2018
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PBC News & Comment, 11.7.18: Gloating Over Low-Ball Senate Win, Trump Fires Sessions As expected, Trump’s scorched-earth campaigning expanded GOP Senate majority; as predicted, Jeff Sessions submits resignation as ordered, chaos continues….

Duration:00:38:06

PBC News & Comment: Any Evidence of Russian Meddling in Midterms?

11/6/2018
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PBC News & Comment:, 11.6.18 Any Evidence of Russian Meddling in Midterms? On election day, NY Times op-ed asserts continuing Russian interference, while WashPost report fingers Americans for disinformation and hates speech….

Duration:00:36:08

PBC News & Comment: Trumpocalypse Darkness Covers Midterm Elections

11/5/2018
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PBC News & Comment, 11.5.18: Trumpocalypse Darkness Covers Midterms Trump is king of wedge politics, preferring fear and division over any kind of positive, forward-looking message…will it succeed?...

Duration:00:35:07