Fight Back with Barbara Boxer-logo

Fight Back with Barbara Boxer

Government >

A United States Senator for twenty four years until 2017, also served in the U.S. House and on the Marin County Board of Supervisors. She is known as a pioneer for women and a champion for the environment, human rights, civil rights and economic fairness. She is now speaking on current issues across the country and is a volunteer for a political action committee she founded called Pac For A Change.

A United States Senator for twenty four years until 2017, also served in the U.S. House and on the Marin County Board of Supervisors. She is known as a pioneer for women and a champion for the environment, human rights, civil rights and economic fairness. She is now speaking on current issues across the country and is a volunteer for a political action committee she founded called Pac For A Change.
More Information

Location:

United States

Description:

A United States Senator for twenty four years until 2017, also served in the U.S. House and on the Marin County Board of Supervisors. She is known as a pioneer for women and a champion for the environment, human rights, civil rights and economic fairness. She is now speaking on current issues across the country and is a volunteer for a political action committee she founded called Pac For A Change.

Language:

English


Episodes

Democrats Are Ready to Act!

11/15/2018
More
Barbara and Nicole discuss the recent California fires, what's been happening since the midterms, bills and policies Dems will work to put in place, and what we can hope to accomplish as races and future votes approach. Then, Senator Boxer talks with Economist Jared Bernstein about our current troubling economic climate, what bi-partisanship looked like int he time of Reagan, and Obama's response to the Great Recession.

Duration:00:59:58

#PinkWave: The 2018 Mid-Term Election Special

11/8/2018
More
Barbara and Nicole recap the midterm elections and take a look at the important check a Democratic House of Representatives will prove against Trump and a Republican Senate. Plus, so many important women made History in their victories so what will the future hold as we prepare for get ready for a change in January?

Duration:00:34:19

LIVE From the Power Women Summit with Alyssa Milano

11/2/2018
More
Barbara and Nicole are coming to you LIVE from Wrap Women's Power Women Summit in Los Angeles. They talk about the vital importance of the upcoming election and then speak with actress and activist Alyssa Milano about the state of our democracy and how women can take power back and make the world a better place. "Voting is how we protect each other!"

Duration:00:48:18

Kavanaugh, Climate Change, and the Importance of Voting!

10/25/2018
More
Barbara and Nicole help you get ready for the midterm elections! You need to get out there and vote! Then, the Senator speaks with Senator Sheldon Whitehouse about the problems we still face with Brett Kavanaugh and Climate Change. And Nicole's Hot Race talks to Lindsay Berger Sacks, founder of "March On" and the importance of voting. Plus, a LIVE SHOW announcement!

Duration:01:19:23

Cory Booker's Takedown of Trump, Plus a Trump Impersonator!

10/18/2018
More
Barbara and Nicole talk about the difficulty of dealing with a hostile President who seeks to divide the country, not unite it. Then, the Senator talks with Cory Booker about the importance of fighting to win the upcoming midterm elections. Nicole’s Hot Race talks with Anthony Atamanuik about his Comedy Central show, “The President Show”.

Duration:01:21:49

How Women Win the Midterms

10/11/2018
More
Barbara and Nicole go over the upcoming midterm elections and what it will take to take back Congress and put women at the forefront. Nicole then speaks with Marie Claire's Danielle McNally about Barbara and Nicole's new weekly column. And Barbara speaks with Ann Ravel about dark money contributions to campaigns and its dangers.

Duration:01:10:00

Elisabeth Rosenthal and MJ Hegar

10/4/2018
More
Barbara and Nicole discuss the ways in which we need to check Republicans and Trump in the aftermath of the Kavanaugh hearings. Then, the Senator speaks with physician and author Elisabeth Rosenthal about the state of our healthcare system and what we can do to improve. Nicole's Hot Race talks to MJ Hegar who is running in Texas' 31st Congressional District for the House of Representatives.

Duration:01:18:35

Christine Pelosi

9/27/2018
More
Barbara and Nicole catch you up on the latest accusations made against Brett Kavanaugh and what they mean to our Judicial Branch. Then, Christine Pelosi calls in to discuss why someone in a position of power like him affects women who have been sexually assaulted.

Duration:01:03:00

The Trouble with Brett Kavanaugh

9/20/2018
More
Barbara and Nicole bring you a very special episode focusing on the trouble with Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh and how the recent accusations against him affect our judiciary, women, and our country.

Duration:00:48:06

Rep. Karen Bass and Writers Greg and Amiira Behrendt

9/13/2018
More
Barbara and Nicole talk about some exciting upcoming projects they have in the works, plus the state of Healthcare. Then, the Senator speaks further on healthcare and issues we face on that front with Rep. Karen Bass. Nicole then talks with writers Greg and Amiira Behrendt about their unique brand of humor and help.

Duration:01:27:59

Bill Schneider and Sarah Ullman

9/6/2018
More
Barbara and Nicole go over Colin Kaepernick’s new Nike campaign and what it means for America, Bob Woodward’s new book “Fear”, and what Ayanna Pressley’s victory means. Then, the Senator talks wot author, former CNN political analyst, and professor at George Mason University Bill Schneider about the importance of the midterms and his new book “Standoff”.And Nicole's Hot Race talks to activist filmmaker Sarah Ullman and her mission to stop gun violence.

Duration:01:03:11

Attorney General Xavier Becerra and Mike Levin

8/30/2018
More
Barbara and Nicole remember Sen. John McCain and his life’s work and the importance of reaching across the aisle. Plus, they look at the primary returns and what we can expect in the midterms. Then, the Senator talks with Attorney General Xavier Becerra about the places Republicans seem to be intentionally rolling back important progress. Nicole’s Hot Race talks with Mike Levin who is taking on Diane Harkey to replace Darrell Issa’s soon to be vacant seat.

Duration:01:26:28

Mitch Landrieu and Ana Kasparian

8/23/2018
More
Barbara and Nicole discuss the recent decision to roll back coal emission restrictions and what that could mean for our lives and our health and how who we elect matters to these important decisions. Plus, the Manafort sentencing. Then, the Senator talks with former New Orleans Mayor Mitch Landrieu and Nicole's Hot Race talks to The Young Turks co-host and producer Ana Kasparian .

Duration:01:12:37

Rep. Jamie Raskin and Stephany Rose Spaulding

8/16/2018
More
Barbara and Nicole talk about the primary race results in Wisconsin, Minnesota, Connecticut, and Vermont and the progressive turns we’re seeing with candidates like Christine Hallquist. Plus, Omarosa’s big reveals on Trump. Then, the Senator and Nicole speak with Jamie Raskin, representative of Maryland’s 8th district and Nicole’s Hot Race talks to Stephany Rose Spaulding and her race for Congress in Colorado’s 5th district.

Duration:01:12:11

Stacey Abrams and Kimberly Reed

8/9/2018
More
Barbara and Nicole about the historic numbers of women running in 2018 and what it could mean for our Country moving forward. Then, The Senator talks with Georgia Gubernatorial nominee Stacey Abrams about her fight for her state. Nicole's hot race speaks with documentarian Kimberly Reed and her new film, "Dark Money".

Duration:01:03:33

Hilarie Bass and Tatiana Matta

8/2/2018
More
Barbara and Nicole talk about the Blue Wave and how it won’t mean anything if people don’t show up to vote. Then, the Senator talks with American Bar Association Hilarie Bass about the challenges of reuniting children with their families at the border and the difference between male and female lawyer’s experiences. Nicole’s Hot Race talks to Tatiana Matta who is running against Kevin McCarthy in CA’s 23rd Congressional District.

Duration:01:14:18

Ilyse Hogue & Katie Porter

7/26/2018
More
This week Barbara and Nicole talk climate change before they are joined by the President of NARAL Pro-Choice America, Ilyse Hogue. They talk about why it is so important for women to have the right to choose. Then hear Nicole's Hot Race talks with Katie Porter about her campaign in Orange Couty, CA.

Duration:01:09:02

Michael Isikoff and Andrew Janz

7/19/2018
More
Barbara and Nicole go over the latest Trump/Russia debacle as well as the ongoing difficulty of getting immigrating children reunited with their parents. Then, the Senator talks to journalist Michael Isikoff to get more clarification on what Trump’s blunders and backtracking on Russia mean for our Country. Nicole’s Hot Race talks with challenger Andrew Janz who is running against Devin Nunes in California.

Duration:01:00:12

Rep. Adam Schiff and Civia Tamarkin

7/12/2018
More
Barbara and Nicole discuss Trump's recent Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh and what it might mean for Roe v Wade. Then, Senator Boxer talks with Representative Adam Schiff about the horrors we see when children are separated from their parents at the border and that not much of this will end so long as Congress does nothing about it. Nicole then focuses on women's reproductive rights with Civia Tamarkin about her new film, "Birthright."

Duration:01:12:26

Marcia Greenberger and Dr. Hiral Tipirneni

7/5/2018
More
Barbara and Nicole reflect on the nations birthday as they discuss what the 4th of July means to them. Then, the Senator talks to women's rights attorney Marcia Greenberger about the work and history of getting representation for women throughout history. In the hot race this week, Nicole talks to Dr. Hiral Tipirneni who is running in the 8th Congressional District in Arizona.

Duration:01:10:26