Broadside: The News With Jim Braude

Broadside: The News With Jim Braude

Analysis and commentary on the top stories of the day

Friday, Dec 12, 2014 at 07:38 PM EST

Obama Staffers Back Warren 2016

Obama Staffers Back Warren 2016

Political analyst Mara Dolan discusses the possibility of Elizabeth Warren running for president in 2016.

Friday, Dec 12, 2014 at 08:01 PM EST

Gruber Grilled on Capitol Hill

Gruber Grilled on Capitol Hill

Political analyst Mara Dolan and attorney Wendy Murphy join Broadside to discuss the top stories of the week.

Thursday, Dec 11, 2014 at 07:58 PM EST

Regulating Ride-Sharing Companies

Regulating Ride-Sharing Companies

Is Uber making the taxi business obsolete? Donna Blythe-Shaw of the Boston Taxi Drivers Association and Cambridge attorney and Uber customer Joel Flemming weigh in on the controversy.

Wednesday, Dec 10, 2014 at 07:19 PM EST

Protesting Police Killings

Protesting Police Killings

DJ Henry was the victim of a police shooting in Oct. 2010 during a disturbance outside of a bar, and the police officer never faced charges. His father, Danroy Henry, has been on a quest for four years...

Wednesday, Dec 10, 2014 at 06:51 PM EST

Concerns Rise From CIA's Torture Report

Concerns Rise From CIA's Torture Report

Peter Krause, a terrorism expert and a professor at Boston College, joined NECN to question if the CIA lied in reports about the use of torture in the past. While most Democrats are opposed to the actions of the...

Wednesday, Dec 10, 2014 at 07:59 AM EST

Rolling Stone's Campus Rape Controversy

Rolling Stone's Campus Rape Controversy

Did Rolling Stone's "Jackie" story do harm to victims of campus rape and assault? Attorney Colby Bruno of the Victim Rights Law Center in Boston and WGBH's "Under the Radar" host Callie Crossley weigh in on the...

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