Too Much Information with Abe and Traci

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Airs at: Tue, 10/11/2022 at 8:00am - 9:00am
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Let them eat cake

Airs at: Tue, 10/04/2022 at 8:00am - 9:00am
In a recent report, the Congressional Budget Office has found that the distribution of household is more skewed -- in favor of the ultra-wealthy, of course -- than it has ever been in the history of the Republic. A quick historical tour of similar periods of inequality show... Read more

Ivory towers

Airs at: Tue, 09/27/2022 at 8:00am - 9:00am
Apparently unsatisfied with voter suppression, forced childbirth, gerrymandering, book-banning and insurrection, American conservatism is turning its sights on a familiar target: Education, specifically academic freedom at colleges and universities. Of course they are -- it... Read more

Same old, same old

Airs at: Tue, 09/20/2022 at 8:00am - 9:00am
What's old, it has often been observed, eventually becomes new again. In the United States, this encompasses everything from music to cuisine to fashion -- and, from time to time, the use of people of color as political props by racist Southern politicians. Traci and Abe ta... Read more

Meet the new boss

Airs at: Tue, 09/13/2022 at 8:00am - 9:00am
The passing of Queen Elizabeth II has prompted a torrent of reminiscing around the world, including -- not surprisingly -- a whitewashing of the brutal excesses of Britain's imperialist past. Is monarchy of any value in the world as it now exists? Traci and Abe take you cal... Read more

Our strange times

Airs at: Tue, 09/06/2022 at 8:00am - 9:00am
Traci Simmons surveys the news of the week and takes listener calls.  Read more

The case for institutions

Airs at: Tue, 08/30/2022 at 8:00am - 9:00am
With Traci away on vacation this week, Abe lays out the case for trying to patch the holes in our ship of state before letting it sink to the bottom. Read more

Not perfect, but pretty dang good

Airs at: Tue, 08/23/2022 at 8:00am - 9:00am
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  The Inflation Reduction Act of 2022 represents the most significant investment in climate change mitigation in history. Is it enough? Is it the answer? No. But it's a damn good start. Traci and Abe take your calls. Read more

FL Confidential

Airs at: Tue, 08/16/2022 at 8:00am - 9:00am
  Things that go bump in the night ... can include FBI agents with a search warrant, if you happen to be a felonious ex-president. Plus, the climate bill passes both houses of Congress. Traci and Abe survey the dramatic happenings of the last week. Read more

The case for a right hook

Airs at: Tue, 08/09/2022 at 8:00am - 9:00am
It's an article of faith -- leftists spend a lot of time punching each other. Do internecine struggles on the left help the overall progressive cause -- especially when the American right provides such a wealth of targets? Traci takes your calls. Read more

Wait -- what?!?

Airs at: Tue, 08/02/2022 at 8:00am - 9:00am
A climate bill, out of nowhere! What's in it? Is it good enough? How did this happen? Traci and Abe dig in. Read more