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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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Episodes

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

PBC News & Comment: Superhero Don Protects Us From Imaginary Invaders

11/2/2018
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PBC News & Comment, 11.2.18: Superhero Don Protects Us From Imaginary Invaders Trump relentlessly pumps apocalyptic fear of immigrants and lies continuously in desperate ploy to hold GOP House majority in midterms….

Duration:00:33:56

In-Depth Interview: Journalist Aaron Maté Says “Russiagate” Is MIA From Midterm Campaigns

11/1/2018
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Free Preview Clip Aaron Maté writes for The Nation, and anchors The Real News. He returns to update his rational … Continue reading In-Depth Interview: Journalist Aaron Maté Says “Russiagate” Is MIA From Midterm Campaigns

Duration:00:32:22

PBC News & Comment: Trump Descends Even Lower, Drops “Willie Horton” Ad

11/1/2018
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PBC News & Comment, 11.1.18: Trump Descends Even Lower, Drops “Willie Horton” Ad In new ad, Trump uses racism and demagoguery to link Democrats to Mexican immigrant convicted of killing 2 Sacramento cops….

Duration:00:29:51

PBC News & Comment: In Midterm Desperation, Trump Goes for “Batshit Crazy” Voters

10/31/2018
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PBC News & Comment, 10.31.18: In Midterm Desperation, Trump Goes for “Batshit Crazy” Voters Trump’s scorched-earth fear campaign moves to Defcon 4 as he ruthlessly, recklessly promotes partisan division with proven lies, constant tweets….

Duration:00:33:15

In-Depth Interview: Columbia Prof. Michael Schudson Tells Why Journalism Still Matters

10/30/2018
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Free Preview Clip Michael Schudson is one of America's leading scholars on journalism, and we have a lively exchange about … Continue reading In-Depth Interview: Columbia Prof. Michael Schudson Tells Why Journalism Still Matters

Duration:00:54:19

PBC News & Comment: Trump’s Latest Grenade Aimed at Birthright Citizenship

10/30/2018
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PBC News & Comment, 10.30.18: Trump’s Latest Grenade Aimed at Birthright Citizenship In another outlandish campaign stunt for midterms, Trump wants to use executive order to end “anchor babies”; it’s clearly unconstitutional….

Duration:00:34:45

In-Depth Interview: Kavanaugh Hearings Dissected, With Jennifer Briney of CongressionalDish

10/29/2018
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Free Preview Clip Jennifer Briney of CongressionalDish podcast pays attention to Congress: she reads the bills, watches the hearings. Today, … Continue reading In-Depth Interview: Kavanaugh Hearings Dissected, With Jennifer Briney of CongressionalDish

Duration:00:52:31

PBC News & Comment: The Violent Awakening of Trump’s Sleeper Cells

10/29/2018
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PBC News & Comment, 10.29.18: The Violent Awakening of Trump’s Sleeper Cells In week that brought us perfect storm of American tragedy, Trump relentlessly continues to divide; will it trigger more lunatics?....

Duration:00:35:29

In-Depth Interview: Comedian, TV Host Lee Camp Is Serious About His Comedy

10/26/2018
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Free Preview Clip Standup comic and host of RT America's Redacted Tonight, Lee Camp talks about comedy, Trump, Russiagate, and … Continue reading In-Depth Interview: Comedian, TV Host Lee Camp Is Serious About His Comedy

Duration:00:42:53

PBC News & Comment: Looks Like Those “False Flag” Claims Were False

10/26/2018
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PBC News & Comment, 10.26.18: Looks Like Those “False Flag” Claims Were False With arrest of MAGA extremist in South Florida, the ignorant speculation by Trump and allies of Left conspiracy quickly evaporates….

Duration:00:28:44

PBC News & Comment: Millions of Experts Already Know Who to Blame for Pipe Bombs Sent to Democrats, CNN

10/25/2018
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PBC News & Comment, 10.25.18: Millions of Experts Already Know Who to Blame for Pipe Bombs Sent to Democrats, CNN Before any investigation started, mainstream media and social media overflowed with conclusions from Sherlocks who don’t need evidence….

Duration:00:32:32