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Iran: Breaking Free From The Chains of Sanctions.

Europe’s business and political leaders, hungry for trade and investment, greet Iran’s President with open arms. On today’s episode of Loud & Clear, host Brian Becker is joined by Iranian-American author and activist Mazda Majidi to talk about the…

Will There Be An “Extremist” U.S. Election Outcome In 2016?

On today’s special episode of Loud & Clear, host Brian Becker discusses the U.S. election primaries and the surge of Bernie Sanders in the polls less than one week before the Iowa Caucuses. On the right, Donald Trump and Ted Cruz continue to expand…

Five years after Egypt’s uprising: The Arab Spring’s place in history.

On today’s special episode of Loud & Clear, host Brian Becker takes a look at the impact of the Arab Spring five years after the start of the Egyptian Revolution that began on January 25, 2011.

He is joined for a full hour round table discussion by…

Texas politicians to women: “We own your bodies”

On today’s episode of Loud & Clear, host Brian Becker is joined by Ana Rodriguez DeFrates, of the National Latina Institute for Reproductive Health. She rips Texan politicians who are depriving millions of women in Texas access to abortion services….

Why Israel Prefers ISIL To Iran.

On today’s episode of Loud & Clear, host Brian Becker analyses whether the peace talks that are due to start in Geneva next week to end Syria’s nearly five year old civil war could be delayed. He is joined by political analyst Daniel Patrick Welch to…

Jesse Jackson : What we witnessed in Flint was a “crime scene”.

Jesse Jackson and the researchers from the Flint Water Study join host Brian Becker on today’s episode of Loud & Clear. Residents forced to drink water contaminated by lead and other pollutants. Children are sick, their lives affected perhaps…

Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr: The Forgotten Legacy.

On today’s episode of Loud & Clear marking the celebration of Martin Luther King Jr.’s birthday, host Brian Becker is joined by scholar, historian and civil rights activist Dr. Anthony Monteiro. The two discuss why much of Dr. King’s legacy including…

A smarter nuclear bomb is coming under Obama’s watch?

On today’s episode of Loud & Clear, host Brian Becker is joined by Hans Kristensen, the director of the Nuclear Information Project at the Federation of American Scientists. They discuss the impact of a decision by the Obama Administration to create…

“The GOP “Debate”: Promoting Hatred Against Muslims, Immigrants and Latinos”

On today‚Äôs episode of Loud & Clear, host Brian Becker looks ahead to the Republican debate happening tonight in North Charleston, South Carolina. With Donald Trump still leading in polls among Republican voters, Becker analyzes how profound…

Is there a road to peace in Syria?

On today’s episode of Loud & Clear, host Brian Becker is joined by Danny Makki of the Syrian Youth Movement. A bomb blast, thought to be the work of ISIL, rocks a tourist area in Istanbul, Turkey and UN humanitarian trucks enter the besieged Syrian…