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Tuesday, Jun 11, 2019 at 05:23 PM EDT

Shannon Liss-Riordan Discusses Mass. Senate Candidacy

Shannon Liss-Riordan Discusses Mass. Senate Candidacy

She’s a political newcomer, taking on someone who has served in Congress for 42 years. What does Shannon Liss-Riordan stand for and why should Democrats support her over Senator Ed Markey? Guest:...

Wednesday, Jun 5, 2019 at 07:39 PM EDT

Are Democrats Proceeding in Correct Way for Impeachment Inquiry?

Are Democrats Proceeding in Correct Way for Impeachment Inquiry?

Former Massachusetts Congressman Michael Capuano joins Sue to discuss what the next steps Democrats should take regarding a possible impeachment inquiry of President Donald Trump. He'll also talk about what...

Wednesday, Jun 5, 2019 at 07:46 PM EDT

How Massachusetts Became a LGBTQ Political Power Base

How Massachusetts Became a LGBTQ Political Power Base

Gary Daffin, executive director at Multicultural AIDS Coalition, joins Sue to talk about how Massachusetts launched same-sex marriage as well as how the state became a LGBT political power base with the first...

Tuesday, Jun 4, 2019 at 07:27 PM EDT

Federal Government Increases Security of Big Tech Companies

Federal Government Increases Security of Big Tech Companies

Is Congress or the federal judiciary long overdue in breaking up big tech companies, like Google, Facebook, Amazon and Apple? The Justice Department, the Federal Trade Commission and Congress are now holding...

Tuesday, Jun 4, 2019 at 07:42 PM EDT

Time to Stop Dismissing UFOs?

Time to Stop Dismissing UFOs?

A Washington Post op-ed with the headline "UFOs exist and everyone needs to adjust to that fact" recently raised some eyebrows. Was the author on the level? What does he point to as proof? Daniel...

Monday, Jun 3, 2019 at 09:32 PM EDT

Lights, Camera, Court

Lights, Camera, Court

Actor Kevin Spacey made a surprise appearance today in a Nantucket courtroom. His lawyer called the case against him “ridiculous” and accused prosecutors of withholding information from the defense....

Monday, Jun 3, 2019 at 09:32 PM EDT

Contract Approved

Contract Approved

Boston Public Schools and the Boston Teachers Union reached a tentative contract last week that provides a 2% pay increase, a full-time nurse in each school, and more licensed mental health professionals. While...

Friday, May 31, 2019 at 07:40 PM EDT

Pilgrim Nuclear Power Plant is Officially Closed

Pilgrim Nuclear Power Plant is Officially Closed

After nearly 50 years in service, the Pilgrim Nuclear Power Plant in Plymouth, Massachusetts is now closed. But lots of questions remain, including what to do with all of that nuclear waste. Bruce Gellerman,...

Friday, May 31, 2019 at 08:04 PM EDT

Campground Employee Pulls Gun on Couple; UFOs Exist (Says Op-Ed)

Campground Employee Pulls Gun on Couple; UFOs Exist (Says Op-Ed)

Tai Irwin from WUMB radio and the Reverend Irene Monroe of WGBH Radio's "All Revved Up", join Sue for this week's hot list. Among the topics: Are hardcore Bruins fans upset with bandwagon jumpers? A...

Thursday, May 30, 2019 at 07:33 PM EDT

Sue's Take: #ReadTheMuellerReport

Sue's Take: #ReadTheMuellerReport

Sue provides her take on the Mueller Report. #ReadTheMuellerReport.