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Jeff Santos Show 10/22/17

GUESTS FOR SUNDAY October 22, 2017: TODAY... Live from 730 Tavern In Central Square Cambridge! Jerry Austin, Herb Boyd, Robert Kraig, Rand Wilson of Our Revolution & Marina Lin Of The Harvard Graduate Student Union Which Is Organizing With UAW!... Excited to be broadcasting LIVE from the heart of Cambridge, Massachusetts at the 730 Tavern in Central Square!... Talking with a slew of our favorite regular contributors!... It would be great to see YOU!... Stop in and say hi!... Bernie Sanders is coming to Boston on Monday and will be joining Our Revolution-endorsed candidates (including Jeff Santos!) for local elections in Cambridge and Somerville for a big rally at the ONCE Ballroom!... What do YOU think the future of the Democratic Party will be?... Do YOU think Our Revolution is changing the party from within?...Join The Conversation!

Guests Today Include:

- Robert Kraig, Executive Director, Citizen Action of Wisconsin.

- Marena Lin, a graduate student in Climate Science at Harvard University in Cambridge and member of the Harvard Graduate Students Union - UAW Organizing Committee. The Harvard Graduate Students HGSU-UAW will be "a union for the student workers who teach and do research at Harvard University". Marena is here to discuss the drive to unionize Harvard Graduate students and what they need to do to win the right to participate in collective bargaining with the University.

- Jerry Austin, award-winning political consultant and Campaign Manager for the Rev. Jesse Jackson's 1988 Presidential Campaign. Part of the long-running Strategy Session on the Jeff Santos Show!.

- Herb Boyd, journalist, educator, author, and activist based in New York. His articles appear regularly in the "New York Amsterdam News", and have won him three 1st-place awards from the New York Association of Black Journalists. He teaches black studies at the City College of New York and the College of New Rochelle.

- Rand Wilson, SEIU Local 888 "Union Hell Raiser," former Bernie Sanders delegate, and member of Labor For Bernie. Rand is involved with Our Revolution Somerville and helped coordinate the event tomorrow at the ONCE Ballroom in Somerville, when Senator Bernie Sanders will come to town to greet supporters and introduce the 19 Cambridge and Somerville candidates for City Council and School Committee who have been endorsed by Our Revolution. Your host Jeff Santos is one of the Cambridge City Council candidates who has been recognized and endorsed by Our Revolution!

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Jeff Santos Show 10/15/17

GUESTS FOR SUNDAY October 15, 2017: Live from the Midwest Grill In Cambridge!...Author Thomas Frank! Jerry Austin, Mark Taylor-Canfield, Robert Kraig, Larry Korb & More!... Great to have author Thomas Frank on the show again, to talk about the future of the Democratic Party!... Is it time to go left? or will it be the centrist dems?... Talking with a slew of our favorite regular contributors!... It would be great to hear from YOU!... What do YOU think the Democrats should do?... Are YOU concerned about the cost of your health care premiums going up?... Do YOU think we're heading for new military conflicts?... Do YOU believe in Sanctuary Cities?... Join The Conversation!

Guests Today Include:

- Robert Kraig, Executive Director, Citizen Action of Wisconsin.

- Lawrence J. Korb, Senior Fellow at the Center for American Progress. He is also a senior advisor to the Center for Defense Information and an adjunct professor at Georgetown University. Prior to joining American Progress, he was a senior fellow and director of national security studies at the Council on Foreign Relations.

- Mark Taylor-Canfield is a Seattle-based journalist whose work appears in: Huffington Post, Daily Kos, Capitol Hill Times, Truthout, Op-ed News, Oximity,Free Speech Radio News (Pacifica),Democracy Watch News.

- Jerry Austin, award-winning political consultant and Campaign Manager for the Rev. Jesse Jackson's 1988 Presidential Campaign. Part of the long-running Strategy Session on the Jeff Santos Show!.

- Roberto and Sarah Jimenez, Boston Paulist Center members just back form EL Salvador. We'll be talking about the concept of Sanctuary Cities with the Jimenez's and about their recent trip to El Salvador and their work there.

- Thomas Frank is an American journalist and historian, and author of the 2004 book, What's the Matter with Kansas? How Conservatives Won the Heart of America.

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Jeff Santos Show 10/8/17

GUESTS FOR SUNDAY October 8, 2017: Pollster David Paleologos!... Regulars Herb Boyd & Robert Kraig!... The Return Of The Badass Teachers!... And Sociologist Elaine Cleeton Checks In As She Faces A Battle For Her Life Against Cancer!... We'll look at the latest polling data around the country with Suffolk University pollster David Paleologos and continue the political (and societal) analysis with Robert Kraig and Herb Boyd!... It's been a while since we heard from the Badass Teachers so it's great to have Marla Kilfoyle on with us again today!... Sociology Professor Elaine Cleeton has been away from the show as she fights cancer, but she's doing well today, and will tell us how prayer and positive thinking is making a difference in her healing process!... Join The Conversation!

- David Paleologos, Director of the Suffolk University Political Research Center.

- Robert Kraig, Executive Director, Citizen Action of Wisconsin.

- Long-time Teacher Tuesday contributor Marla Kilfoyle, a New York state teacher and General Manager of the Badass Teachers Association.

- Elaine Cleeton, Associate Professor of Sociology, SUNY Geneseo, where she specializes in women's health; social welfare; and, race, class and gender relations.

- Herb Boyd, journalist, educator, author, and activist based in New York. His articles appear regularly in the "New York Amsterdam News", and have won him three 1st-place awards from the New York Association of Black Journalists. He teaches black studies at the City College of New York and the College of New Rochelle.

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Jeff Santos Show 10/1/17

GUESTS FOR SUNDAY October 1, 2017: Regular Contributors Kraig, Korb & Taylor-Canfield!...Economist Peter Temin From MIT!... And Mary Havlicek Cornacchia Of The Striking Tufts Nurses!... Join The Conversation!

- Robert Kraig, Executive Director, Citizen Action of Wisconsin.

- Lawrence J. Korb, Senior Fellow at the Center for American Progress. He is also a senior advisor to the Center for Defense Information and an adjunct professor at Georgetown University. Prior to joining American Progress, he was a senior fellow and director of national security studies at the Council on Foreign Relations.

- Mark Taylor-Canfield is a Seattle-based journalist whose work appears in: Huffington Post, Daily Kos, Capitol Hill Times, Truthout, Op-ed News, Oximity,Free Speech Radio News (Pacifica),Democracy Watch News.

- Peter Temin, MIT Economist specializing in Economic History.

- Mary Havlicek Cornacchia, Registered Nurse at Tufts Medical Center and co-chair and activist for the Massachusetts Nurses Association/National Nurses United.

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Jeff Santos Show 9/17/17

GUESTS FOR SUNDAY September 17, 2017: Talking Massachusetts politics with progressive state Senate candidate Paul Feeney, a mover and shaker for the labor movement in the Bay State. Paul introduced Senator Bernie Sanders at the 2016 Democratic Convention!... Talking about how the Trump Immigration policy is impacting citizens on the ground in Cambridge and Somerville, Massachusetts!... AND... Always great to have author Thomas Frank on the show!... Joe Williams in D.C. will round out the show with some national news analysis from the nation's capital!... Join The Conversation!

Guests On The Show Today:

- Paul Feeney, candidate for Massachusetts State Senate in Norfolk and Bristol County.

- Bob Massie, candidate for Massachusetts Governor in 2018.

- Manny Lusardi, Liaison For Immigrant Affairs at Cambridge (MA) office of the Vice-Mayor.

- Ben Echevarria, Executive Director of The Welcome Project based in Somerville, Massachusetts. The mission of the Welcome Project is to "[build] the collective power of Somerville immigrants to participate in and shape community decisions."

- Thomas Frank is an American journalist and historian, and author of the 2004 book, What's the Matter with Kansas? How Conservatives Won the Heart of America.

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Jeff Santos Show 9/10/17

GUESTS FOR SUNDAY September 10, 2017: Great to be back on the air with YOU... Jeff will be talking with long-time "Green Day Wednesday" contributor Rona Fried and getting her take on the state of the environment and environmental protections, nine months in to the Trump administration... And it's great to have Shannon Jackson, Executive Director of Our Revolution on the show... Join The Conversation!

- Rona Fried, founder of SustainableBusiness.com with the latest environmental and green economy news.

- Shannon Jackson, Executive Director of Our Revolution.

- Mark Taylor-Canfield is a Seattle-based journalist whose work appears in: Huffington Post, Daily Kos, Capitol Hill Times, Truthout, Op-ed News, Oximity,Free Speech Radio News (Pacifica),Democracy Watch News.

- Robert Kraig, Executive Director, Citizen Action of Wisconsin, driving down to Washington D.C. with a van full of Wisconsinites for the founding Peoples Action Convention!

- Herb Boyd, journalist, educator, author, and activist based in New York. His articles appear regularly in the "New York Amsterdam News", and have won him three 1st-place awards from the New York Association of Black Journalists. He teaches black studies at the City College of New York and the College of New Rochelle.

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Jeff Santos Show 7/21/17

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GUESTS FOR FRIDAY July 21, 2017:Live From D.C. And The American Federation Of Teachers (AFT) Conference!...Excited to be broadcasting from the AFT Conference in Washington D.C. this week. AFT President Randi Weingarten was on the show Thursday...More great guests Friday, including teacher-activists and public education advocates from around the country. In the second hour, we're excited to have New York Alderwoman Christine Pellegrino, a teacher, activist and Bernie Sanders delegate on the show! Christine was an Our Revolution candidate in her recent run for Alderwoman!... Join The Conversation!

Guests Today Include:

- Christine Pellegrino, New York Alderwoman, representing District 9. Christine was an elementary school reading teacher for 18 years in the Baldwin Union Free School District.

- Jessica Tang, Boston Teachers Union (BTU)

- Ellen Bernstein, AFT New Mexico.

- Julie McShane, Illinois Federation of Teachers (IFT)

- Paul Goodland, Florida Education Association (FEA)

- Charles Johnson, Pastors for Texas Children.

- Johnae Strong, member of the Black Youth Project at the University of Chicago.

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Jeff Santos Show 6/11/17

GUESTS FOR SUNDAY June 11, 2017 ON THE JEFF SANTOS SHOW: A lot to talk about today!... The Jim Comey hearings, what's going on with Brexit after the surprising British election... Do YOU think Congress should be starting Impeachment Hearings?...Join The Conversation!...CALL 772-925-8206!

- Joe Williams, political reporter and blogger based in Washington, D.C. Joe has been a long time contributor to the Jeff Santos Show, appearing weekly in the past. He is a news editor with U.S. News & World Report!

- Thomas Barlow, Editor Real Media Great Britain, joins us to discuss the Corbyn election in Great Britain, and what it means for Brexit, England and the future of the Austerity Movement in the EU.

- Mark Taylor-Canfield is a Seattle-based journalist whose work appears in: Huffington Post, Daily Kos, Capitol Hill Times, Truthout, Op-ed News, Oximity,Free Speech Radio News (Pacifica),Democracy Watch News.

- Frank Watkins, Director of Public Policy for Rainbow Push, "a multi-racial, multi-issue, progressive, international membership organization fighting for social change."

- Nick Cafardo, National baseball writer for The Boston Globe covering the Red Sox and MLB Baseball. He has written books on the New England Patriots and Atlanta Braves and is a correspondent for NESN.

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Jeff Santos 6/4/17

GUESTS FOR SUNDAY June 4, 2017: Big News Today!... Tune In For A Special Announcement!... And The Latest Political News With Some Of Our Favorite Contributors!...Back Live... Big news today on the Jeff Santos Show as Jeff makes a big, surprise announcement!... We've got some of our favorite guests on today and look forward to talking with YOU!... Join The Conversation!

- Earl Bender, President of Avenel Associates, political strategist at Totten Communications, former Carter Administration staffer, and long-time regular contributor to the Jeff Santos Show.

- Rona Fried, founder of SustainableBusiness.com with the latest environmental and green economy news.

- Robert Kraig, Executive Director, Citizen Action of Wisconsin.

- Herb Boyd, journalist, educator, author, and activist based in New York. His articles appear regularly in the "New York Amsterdam News", and have won him three 1st-place awards from the New York Association of Black Journalists. He teaches black studies at the City College of New York and the College of New Rochelle.

- Nancy Stenberg, co-Director of the Massachusetts chapter of the Our Revolution coalition (ORMA)

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Jeff Santos Show 5/21/17

GUESTS FOR SUNDAY May 21, 2017 ON THE JEFF SANTOS SHOW: Was It The Russians Or The GOP Who "Stole" The 2016 Election?... We're Talking With Greg Palast About That Today!... And We Remember The Late Seattle Musician Chris Cornell Who Died This Week!... The President is on the road, receiving a king's welcome in Saudi Arabia, and then on to Israel, putting the Russian controversy on the media back-burner for a few days!... We're looking back at the election with author Greg Palast today!... Do YOU think the Russians stole the 2016 election?... Rewind America goes back to the Vietnam War and the buildup for that war!... We'll also be remembering the late, great Chris Cornell, singer for Soundgarden and Audioslave, who sadly appears to have taken his own life, after performing in Detroit last Wednesday!... Join The Conversation!

- Greg Palast, author and investigative reporter, called by The Guardian newspaper in England, the "most important investigative reporter of our time – up there with Woodward and Bernstein." He is the author of New York Times bestsellers: Billionaires & Ballot Bandits, Armed Madhouse, The Best Democracy Money Can Buy and the highly acclaimed Vultures' Picnic (BBC Newsnight Review "Book of the Year" in 2012.)

- Herb Boyd, journalist, educator, author, and activist based in New York. His articles appear regularly in the "New York Amsterdam News", and have won him three 1st-place awards from the New York Association of Black Journalists. He teaches black studies at the City College of New York and the College of New Rochelle.

- Robert Kraig, Executive Director, Citizen Action of Wisconsin.

- Lawrence J. Korb, Senior Fellow at the Center for American Progress. He is also a senior advisor to the Center for Defense Information and an adjunct professor at Georgetown University. Prior to joining American Progress, he was a senior fellow and director of national security studies at the Council on Foreign Relations.

- Mark Taylor-Canfield is a Seattle-based journalist whose work appears in: Huffington Post, Daily Kos, Capitol Hill Times, Truthout, Op-ed News, Oximity,Free Speech Radio News (Pacifica),Democracy Watch News.

And YOUR Call!... at 772-925-8206!

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