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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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San Francisco, CA

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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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@pbcsf

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


Episodes

PBC News & Comment: New Zealand Puts US to Shame With New Gun Ban

3/21/2019
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PBC News & Comment, 3.21.19: New Zealand Puts US to Shame With New Gun Ban Less than a week after the massacres at mosques, New Zealand issues national ban on semiautomatic weapons and big magazines….

Duration:00:35:04

PBC News & Comment: US Sanctions Are Killing Venezuelans, Says Former UN Official

3/20/2019
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PBC News & Comment, 3.20.19: US Sanctions Are Killing Venezuelans, Says Former UN Official In separate reports, former UN Rapporteur de Zayas says “sanctions kill”, blasts regime change actors “we are swimming in an ocean of lies”..

Duration:00:34:11

PBC News & Comment: Strzok Says FBI Was Blocked From Reviewing Clinton Foundation Emails

3/19/2019
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PBC News & Comment, 3.19.19: Strzok Says FBI Was Blocked From Reviewing Clinton Foundation Emails Ex-FBI official Peter Strzok says Clinton email investigation excluded communications between Foundation and State Dept. under agreement with

Duration:00:33:04

In-Depth Interview, audio + video: Rep. Jared Huffman Talks About Beto O’Rourke and a Wide Range of Topics

3/18/2019
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Free Preview Clip Jared Huffman (D-CA) represents PBC in the House, and was a DC roommate of presidential candidate Beto … Continue reading In-Depth Interview, audio + video: Rep. Jared Huffman Talks About Beto O’Rourke and a Wide Range of Topics

Duration:01:00:51

PBC News & Comment: Appeals Court Upholds Injunction Blocking KeystoneXL!

3/18/2019
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PBC News & Comment, 3.18.19: Appeals Court Upholds Injunction Blocking KeystoneXL! Major setback for TransCanada and Trump, as scrappy environmental groups win ruling that upholds lower court injunction, blocking KeystoneXL construction….

Duration:00:36:11

PBC News & Comment: Social Media Blamed in Massacres at New Zealand Mosques

3/15/2019
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PBC News & Comment, 3.15.19: Social Media Blamed in Massacres at New Zealand Mosques Accused shooter in attack on mosques streamed the mayhem live, and in online manifesto, he identifies as fascist, white nationalist…

Duration:00:29:20

In-Depth Interview: Dr. Wilmer Leon Explains Why “Green Book” Offended Don Shirley’s Family

3/14/2019
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Free Preview Clip Garnering big Oscars, Green Book has also drawn sharp criticism for its false portrayal of Don Shirley. … Continue reading In-Depth Interview: Dr. Wilmer Leon Explains Why “Green Book” Offended Don Shirley’s Family

Duration:00:32:24

PBC News & Comment: Ready For Beto?

3/14/2019
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PBC News & Comment, 3.14.19: Ready For Beto? O’Rourke’s loss to Ted Cruz sets up totally unconventional candidacy, but Beto has exceptional political skills, some of Obama’s traits….

Duration:00:33:00

PBC News & Comment: California Ends Death Penalty Indefinitely

3/13/2019
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PBC News & Comment, 3.13.19: California Ends Death Penalty Indefinitely Gov. Newsom orders moratorium on all executions while he’s in office, and shuts down the death chamber at San Quentin….

Duration:00:34:04

In-Depth Interview: Adam Eichen Details Proposals to Use Ranked Choice Voting in Presidential Primaries

3/12/2019
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Free Preview Clip Adam Eichen presents a fascinating idea: use ranked choice voting (RCV), also known as instant runoff voting, … Continue reading In-Depth Interview: Adam Eichen Details Proposals to Use Ranked Choice Voting in Presidential Primaries

Duration:00:36:54

PBC News & Comment: Pelosi Nixes Impeachment, and She’s Wrong!

3/12/2019
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PBC News & Comment, 3.12.19: Pelosi Nixes Impeachment, and She’s Wrong! Speaker Pelosi says Trump impeachment would be divisive distraction, and “he’s just not worth it” ; even ambiguity would be better….

Duration:00:34:58

PBC News & Comment: Media Malpractice Exposed in Venezuela Coverage

3/11/2019
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PBC News & Comment, 3.11.19: Media Malpractice Exposed in Venezuela Coverage NY Times coverage of Venezuela is mostly slanted toward regime change, but it exposes false reports on “humanitarian aid” torching….

Duration:00:34:21

PBC News & Comment: In An Era of Widespread Cowardice, Chelsea Manning Shows Courage

3/8/2019
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PBC News & Comment, 3.8.19: In An Era of Widespread Cowardice, Chelsea Manning Shows Courage Manning refuses to testify before WikiLeaks grand jury, and is jailed indefinitely; it appears the investigation is not about Russiagate...

Duration:00:34:19

In-Depth Interview: Vanessa Keith Offers Blueprints for 2100, Life on Earth Will Be Very Different

3/7/2019
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Free Preview Clip Architect and urban planner Vanessa Keith shares a detailed vision for Earth impacted by climate change, an … Continue reading In-Depth Interview: Vanessa Keith Offers Blueprints for 2100, Life on Earth Will Be Very Different

Duration:00:51:39

PBC News & Comment: Democrats Press Resolution for Selective Political Correctness

3/7/2019
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PBC News & Comment, 3.7.19: Democrats Press Resolution for Selective Political Correctness While the amended resolution rejects all forms of hate, it’s clearly driven by false claims of anti-Semitism, proving Israeli influence….

Duration:00:34:13

PBC News & Comment: Democrats’ Plans to Censure Omar Prove Her Point

3/6/2019
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PBC News & Comment, 3.6.19: Democrats’ Plans to Censure Omar Prove Her Point Driven by AIPAC and allies, Democratic leaders press for rebuke of Rep. Ilhan Omar for “anti-Semitic” comments she’s never made….

Duration:00:33:58

In-Depth Interview: A Discussion of Public Ownership of Pacific Gas & Electric

3/5/2019
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Free Preview Clip California's "rogue" utility, PG&E is in bankruptcy, again, and we discuss proposals for public ownership.This podcast is … Continue reading In-Depth Interview: A Discussion of Public Ownership of Pacific Gas & Electric

Duration:00:31:21

PBC News & Comment: GOP Aide Says NSA Metadata Collection Has Ended

3/5/2019
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PBC News & Comment, 3.5.19: GOP Aide Says NSA Metadata Collection Has Ended Adviser to GOP House leader says NSA phone metadata analysis program has been suspended and may not be resumed….

Duration:00:33:37

In-Depth Interview: Dr. Jeff Kaye Confirms There Were 2 Separate CIA Torture Programs

3/1/2019
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Free Preview Clip Journalist and retired psychologist Dr. Jeff Kaye returns, with evidence of 2 distinct CIA torture programs. By … Continue reading In-Depth Interview: Dr. Jeff Kaye Confirms There Were 2 Separate CIA Torture Programs

Duration:00:40:57

PBC News & Comment: Judge Sets Trial Date for Abu Ghraib Torturers

3/1/2019
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PBC News & Comment, 3.1.19: Judge Sets Trial Date for Abu Ghraib Torturers After 10-year legal battle, federal judge rejects repeated motions, sets trial date for CACI contractors who tortured Abu Ghraib prisoners…

Duration:00:34:05