The David Pakman Show - March 12, 2015
March 12, 2015•52 min
On the Show:
--Harvey Kaye, Professor of Democracy and Justice at the University of Wisconsin-Green Bay and author if the book The Fight for the Four Freedoms: What Made FDR and the Greatest Generation Truly Great, joins David to discuss the history of right-wing anti-intellectualism.
--2 police officers shot near Ferguson, Missouri during protests.
--Republican Senator Lindsey Graham says he would deploy the military against Congress to pass bills he wants if he were elected President in 2016.
--Journalists can't contain laughter as State Department Spokesperson Jan Psaki claims that the US has a long-standing policy of not supporting coups and/or non-democratic regime changes in other countries.
--David recommends the documentary The Overnighters.
--Louisiana man Bernard Noble is sentenced to over 13 years in prison for possession of 2.8 grams of marijuana, about the amount needed to roll two joints.
--How should you respond when people stop discussion by claiming they are "offended?