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News and Politics from the Left Coast

News and Politics from the Left Coast

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San Francisco, CA

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News and Politics from the Left Coast

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@pbcsf

Language:

English

Contact:

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


Episodes

From the Archive: Here’s the Greg Palast Interview That YouTube Just Removed

6/6/2022
At the end of May, YouTube sent me a notice that it had removed an interview from my collection on … Continue reading From the Archive: Here’s the Greg Palast Interview That YouTube Just Removed

Duration:01:07:03

From the Archive: Tom Hayden Talks About His Cuban Comrade, Ricardo Alarcon

5/6/2022
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Duration:01:04:16

From the Archive: How the Chernobyl Disaster Caused Implosion of Soviet Union

3/10/2022
Russia's invasion of Ukraine has brought Chernobyl back into the news. Reliable reports indicate that the Russian takeover presents some … Continue reading From the Archive: How the Chernobyl Disaster Caused Implosion of Soviet Union

Duration:00:43:28

From the Archive: Scott Ritter on Mike Flynn’s Ejection from the Trump Administration

11/30/2021
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Duration:01:14:19

From the Archive: Joe Hickman Blew the Whistle on Burn Pits Over 5 Years Ago

11/12/2021
As President Biden announces feeble efforts to address the impact of burn pits on at least 60,000 Iraq war vets on Veterans Day 2021, we repost our interview with Joe Hickman from 2016.

Duration:00:44:45

From the Archive: Co-authors Kiriakou and Hickman Detail the Case of Abu Zubaydeh

10/12/2021
Kiriakou and Hickman detail the real story of Abu Zubaydeh, subject of oral arguments at SCOTUS on 10.6.21 Get more info at peterbcollins.com

Duration:00:55:57

Post-Retirement Special: 20 Years On, 9/11 Coverup Is Holding Firm, Protected By Gatekeepers in Government, Media and Academia

9/8/2021
Despite the evident failures of foreign and domestic policy triggered by the events of 9/11, disprovable myths of the official … Continue reading Post-Retirement Special: 20 Years On, 9/11 Coverup Is Holding Firm, Protected By Gatekeepers in Government, Media and Academia

Duration:01:20:22

From the Archive: Accused RFK Assassin, Sirhan Sirhan, Wins Provisional Parole After 55 Years

8/31/2021
At the end of August, 2021, Sirhan Sirhan--convicted for the muder of Bobby Kennedy--was granted parole, subject to review by California's governor. While Sirhan took responsibility for the crime, it appears he didn't actually kill RFK. More at peterbcollins.com

Duration:00:50:44

From the Archive: The Real Story of the ‘American Taliban’ John Walker Lindh

8/22/2021
As Americans make a messy exit from Afghanistan after 20 years, our messy entry in 2001 has been largely erased. The distorted official narrative and media coverage of the case of John Lindh has never been corrected, and most Americans falsely believe that Lindh was a traitor who killed a CIA agent. More at peterbcollins.com

Duration:01:20:34

From the Archive: Trevor Aaronson Exposes Concocted FBI Sting Operations

7/28/2021
Buzzfeed News recently published a detailed investigation of the Wolverine Watchmen, a pro-Trump armed militia group in Michigan busted by the FBI in October 2020 for an alleged plot to kidnap Gov. Gretchen Whitmer. The report reveals another concocted sting operation by the FBI. This podcast reviews the history of FBI entrapment operations since 9/11. More info at peterbcollins.com

Duration:01:05:26

From the Archive: Rob Shetterly Makes Portraits of Truth Tellers

7/26/2021
For years, painter Rob Shetterly has been creating portraits of people he sees as truth tellers. His latest is of Daniel Hale, who exposed America's drone warfare program.

Duration:00:36:09

From the (Deep) Archive: Mal Sharpe Interviews People On Street About PBC

7/19/2021
Reacting to his induction into the Bay Area Radio Hall of Fame, PBC shares Mal Sharpe's street interviews regarding the effectiveness of billboards in promoting radio stations and radio personalitites. Get more info at PeterBCollins.com

Duration:00:09:06

[Re-post, audio fixed] From the Archive: Israeli Dissident Miko Peled, Palestinian Activist Iyad Burnat

6/16/2021
As Benjamin Netanyahu is ousted as Israeli prime minister and replaced by a potentially more extreme Naftali Bennett, here are two important perspectives from the PBC archive. The audio of the full Miko Peled interview is in this re-post. Get full details, and link to the video interview with Iyad Burnat at peterbcollins.com

Duration:00:43:12

From the Archive: Israeli Dissident Miko Peled, Palestinian Activist Iyad Burnat

6/15/2021
As Benjamin Netanyahu is ousted as Israeli prime minister and replaced by a potentially more extreme Naftali Bennett, here are two important perspectives from the PBC archive. Full details at peterbcollins.com

Duration:00:02:10

From the Archive: NSA Whistleblower Russell Tice Details NSA Wiretapping of Sen. Feinstein and Other Top Officials

6/11/2021
As news breaks of Trump-era surveillance of reporters and elected officials, we remind you that similar skulduggery occurred under Bush and Obama. See more details at peterbcollins.com

Duration:00:18:16

From the Archive: Conversation With Chinese Artist/Activist/Filmmaker Ai Wei Wei

6/3/2021
After inviting Ai Wei Wei to be a major figure in "The Great Big Art Exhibition", UK organizers refused to include his contribution, which focused on Julian Assange and political prisoners. For the full text explaining this podcast, visit peterbcollins.com

Duration:00:31:51

From the Archive: Dr. Justin Frank Explains Trump’s Narcissism

5/26/2021
There's a new documentary about our deranged former president, Unfit: The Psychology of Donald Trump, which prominently features our friend, Washington psychiatrist Justin A. Frank. Here's one of ten podcasts with our favorite shrink. [get more info at peterbcollins.com

Duration:00:58:44

From the Archive: Gitmo Coverage, Prompted by ‘The Mauritanian’

5/19/2021
Watch the feature film The Mauritanian for a true story about a Guantanamo prisoner who spent 14 years in US … Continue reading From the Archive: Gitmo Coverage, Prompted by ‘The Mauritanian’

Duration:01:23:31

From the Archive: Prof. Nancy MacLean on the Koch Network and GOP Election Rigging

5/4/2021
Following Nancy MacLean's recent appearance on HBO's Real Time with Bill Maher, we repost her interview from 2017.Maher never gives … Continue reading From the Archive: Prof. Nancy MacLean on the Koch Network and GOP Election Rigging

Duration:01:04:21

From the Archive: Author Thomas Frank Delivers Candid Criticism of Democrats

5/4/2021
Following Tom Frank's appearance of HBO's Real Time with Bill Maher, here's the most recent of more than 15 interviews … Continue reading From the Archive: Author Thomas Frank Delivers Candid Criticism of Democrats

Duration:00:57:38