Broadside: The News With Jim Braude

Broadside: The News With Jim Braude

Analysis and commentary on the top stories of the day

Wednesday, Oct 15, 2014 at 06:55 PM EDT

Request for Liberian Temporary Protected Status

Request for Liberian Temporary Protected Status

Torli Krua, a Liberian pastor and human rights activist, wrote a letter to President Obama asking for temporary protected status for thousands of people from West Africa due to Ebola concerns.

Tuesday, Oct 14, 2014 at 08:49 PM EDT

Rep. Lynch on Middle East Visit

Rep. Lynch on Middle East Visit

U.S. Rep. Stephen Lynch led the delegation to Iraq and Turkey to meet with Kurdish and Syrian opposition leaders in the fight against ISIS.

Monday, Oct 13, 2014 at 09:39 PM EDT

Scott Lively on His Biblical-Based Campaign

Scott Lively on His Biblical-Based Campaign

The missionary pastor says it would be a "miracle" if he were to be elected, but is running to "advance a biblical world view in the political arena."

Friday, Oct 10, 2014 at 08:18 PM EDT

Threat of ISIS Continues to Grow in U.S.

Threat of ISIS Continues to Grow in U.S.

Joe Kennedy, Democratic Congressman from Brookline, Massachusetts, joined Jim Braude to discuss the week's major political stories.

Thursday, Oct 9, 2014 at 07:53 PM EDT

Boston Stop-and-Frisk Controversy

Boston Stop-and-Frisk Controversy

There's a dispute between the Boston Police Department and the ACLU of Massachusetts over the findings in a study.

Thursday, Oct 9, 2014 at 08:50 PM EDT

State-by-State Battle Over Casinos

State-by-State Battle Over Casinos

Massachusetts isn't the only state where the casino industry and opponents are battling

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