A Republican caller to my Politics Done Right radio program, even if hesitantly, agrees with most of our Progressive policies.
A former white Miami police officer called into my Politics Done Right program. It’s clear, like most Americans, his beliefs were dictated by what he saw on TV about people of color.
The Right and neo-liberals spend billions on misinformation and indoctrination. The only solution to that is independent media. Most importantly, with an information market split into many pieces, we must populate them all.
Capitalism has laid the foundation. As we fight over frivolities, they take ownership of homes and everything else and rent it back to us, stealing our wealth.
Democrats all-in-all have good policies. After a caller enumerated them I pointed out a few issues that fail them.
I make the case that we cannot give up on humanity as it plays into the game of oligarchs, plutocrats, and corporate executives.
I cherish comments from my Politics Done Right listeners. This statement about racism is often thought of but few times articulated.
An exasperated listener to PDR asked if my book addressed how to talk to Right-Wing friends whose sole intent is to prove they are right. How do you get past that knee-jerk reaction?
My new podcast “Egberto Off The Record” is now live. I hope to make it interesting, informative, entertaining, and sometimes funny.
The following is how I handled the most recent caller who called me a nigg$$r on air. The reality is I really feel a sense of sorrow for these folks.