CLBR #286: Robert Sikoryak and His Comic Terms and Conditions

Robert Sikoryak and His Comic Terms and Conditions Note:  Our interview with Stan Stahl has been postponed due to a death of a colleague.  Instead, we will be airing our previously recorded but not yet aired discussion with Robert Sikoryak.   Listen Live or Download Here We continue our Miami Book Fair author series by airing… Read More CLBR #286: Robert Sikoryak and His Comic Terms and Conditions

CLBR #285: Alvin S. Felzenberg, A Man and His Presidents: The Political Odyssey of William F. Buckley Jr.

A Man and His Presidents: The Political Odyssey of William F. Buckley Jr. with Alvin S. Felzenberg Listen/Download Here We continue our Miami Book Fair author series by airing our October interview with Alvin S. Felzenberg, author of A Man and His Presidents: The Political Odyssey of William F. Buckley Jr.   Felzenberg delves into the history of William… Read More CLBR #285: Alvin S. Felzenberg, A Man and His Presidents: The Political Odyssey of William F. Buckley Jr.

CLBR #282: Jonathan Taplin, How Facebook, Google and Amazon Corned Culture and Undermined Democracy

Our Miami Book Fair author series continues with a spirited discussion with Jonathan Taplin, Director Emeritus of the Annenberg Innovation Lab at the University of Southern California on his new book, Move Fast and Break-Things: How Facebook, Google and Amazon Corned Culture and Undermined Democracy.  This interview was taped in October. Move Fast and Break-Things: How Facebook, Google and Amazon… Read More CLBR #282: Jonathan Taplin, How Facebook, Google and Amazon Corned Culture and Undermined Democracy

CLBR #279: Eric Goldman on SESTA and CDA 230

ERIC GOLDMAN ON SESTA AND CDA230 Listen On August 1st, Senator Rob Portman (R-OH) introduced S.1693 – the Stop Enabling Sex Traffickers Act of 2017 which would amend the Communications Decency Act (SESTA).  SESTA redefines child sex trafficking under 18 USC §1591 to include “knowing conduct by an individual or entity, by any means, that assists,… Read More CLBR #279: Eric Goldman on SESTA and CDA 230

TBA: Melvin A. Goodman – Whistleblower at the CIA

Melvin A. Goodman Whistleblower at the CIA: An Insider’s Account of the Politics of Intelligence Air Date: TBA Melvin Goodman’s long career as a respected intelligence analyst at the CIA, specializing in US/Soviet relations, ended abruptly after twenty-four years. In 1990, Goodman resigned when he could no longer tolerate the corruption he witnessed at the… Read More TBA: Melvin A. Goodman – Whistleblower at the CIA

TBA – Robert Sikoryak, Terms and Conditions – The Graphic Novel

R. Sikoryak Terms and Conditions Air Date: TBA Listen to Preview For his newest project, R. Sikoryak tackles the monstrously and infamously dense legal document, iTunes Terms and Conditions, the contract everyone agrees to but no one reads. In a word for word 94-page adaptation, Sikoryak hilariously turns the agreement on its head―each page features… Read More TBA – Robert Sikoryak, Terms and Conditions – The Graphic Novel

TBA: David Goldfield – The Gifted Generation: When Government Was Good in Washington

In The Gifted Generation: When Government Was Good in Washington, historian David Goldfield offers a sweeping and path-breaking history of the post-World War II decades, during which he asserts that an activist federal government guided the country toward the first real flowering of the American Dream. Goldfield focuses on the Presidencies of: Harry Truman (2017… Read More TBA: David Goldfield – The Gifted Generation: When Government Was Good in Washington

TBA – Alvin S. Felzenberg, A Man and His Presidents: The Political Odyssey of William F. Buckley Jr.

TBA – Alvin S. Felzenberg, A Man and His Presidents: The Political Odyssey of William F. Buckley Jr. In A Man and His Presidents: The Political Odyssey of William F. Buckley Jr., Alvin S. Felzenberg delves into the history of William J. Buckley, perhaps the most influential American conservative writer, activist, and organizer in the post-war era. Felzenberg… Read More TBA – Alvin S. Felzenberg, A Man and His Presidents: The Political Odyssey of William F. Buckley Jr.