Ring of Fire is a podcast hosted by Sam Seder and Emma Vigeland that began as a radio show in 2004 by Mike Papantonio. The show focuses on exposing corporate fat cats, polluters and media spinmeisters.
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Episode 601: Big Pharma Strong Arming Countries over Vaccines
This week on Ring of Fire, Sarah Lazare, Reporter & Web Editor for In These Times magazine, joins Emma to discuss how pharmaceutical companies are threatening desperate nations with retaliation if those nations choose to support vaccine waivers, waiv
Episode 600: The Rot of the American Ruling Class
This week on Ring of Fire; Doug Henwood, journalist, radio host and author of numerous books, joins us to discuss the rot in this iteration of the ruling class and how we got to this point. Heather “Digby” Parton will help me run down the biggest n
Episode 599: Biden's Big Deal Against Monopolies
This week on Ring of Fire, Zephyr Teachout, Fordham Law Professor and Author of the new book, “Break 'Em Up: Recovering Our Freedom from Big Ag, Big Tech, and Big Money,” joins us to discuss President Biden’s anti-monopoly executive orders and wh
Episode 598: Roth IRA's and How the Rich Use Them as Piggy Banks
This week on Ring of Fire, Justin Elliot, from ProPublica, joins us to discuss the ultra-wealthy’s shady schemes to hide gobs of money in Roth IRA’s. Heather “Digby” Parton will help me run down the biggest new stories of the week Bonus content
Episode 597: Critical Race Theory and the Right-Wing Culture War
This week on Ring of Fire, Jennifer Berkshire, co-author of the book, “A Wolf at the School House Door,” and host of the education podcast, “Have You Heard,” joins us to discuss the disasterous impact of anti-critical race theory legislation on
Episode 596: Biden Administration Walking into a Trap? Exposing the Jail to Deportation Game
This week on Ring of Fire Mark Stern, staff writer at Slate covering courts and the law, joins me to discuss a lawsuit leveled against the Biden administration by a former Trump appointee and how Biden‘s department of justice might be falling into a
Love the informative presentation
I really like that this isn’t vitriol or propaganda, but information-backed points. The song, while the lyrics may be applicable and the instruments sound good, the decibel level hurts my migraine-prone head.
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Sam is slowly and steadily becoming my hero. The amount of work and content he puts out between this show, the majority report and the AM quickie is insane. I have yet to find anyone that handles interviews as well as he does. I just wish this podcast came out more than once a week. Definitely one more reason to look forward to Friday. Keep up the great work sam! Some of us out here appreciate your dadness way of keeping us informed.
I try to follow this but I just can’t. It does not flow. I would really like to hear the content but I just can’t keep my mind on it.