Jeff Santos - Commentary & Calls - Mar-11-2018


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GUESTS FOR SUNDAY March 11, 2018: TODAY...Boston Bruins Hockey, Progressive Politics & Traveling By Train!...The Transportation Tie-In!... It's the 21st Century but our transportation systems are still back in the 20th!... How do we get the government to invest in infrastructure and improved public transportation and get some of these cars off of our congested roads? Other countries are investing in high speed rail and modern trains, why can't the U.S.?... Join The Conversation! - Kevin Paul DuPont, Senior Staff Writer at the Boston Globe, covering the National Hockey League (and other sports) since 1985! - John Businger, former MA state Rep (D-Brookline, serving for 28 years!) and chief advocate for the Boston North-South Station Rail Link. - Herb Boyd, journalist, educator, author, and activist based in New York. His articles appear regularly in the "New York Amsterdam News", and have won him three 1st-place awards from the New York Association of Black Journalists. He teaches black studies at the City College of New York and the College of New Rochelle. - Lawrence ("Larry") J. Korb, Senior Fellow at the Center for American Progress. He is also a senior advisor to the Center for Defense Information and an adjunct professor at Georgetown University. Prior to joining American Progress, he was a senior fellow and director of national security studies at the Council on Foreign Relations. - Craig Wilkinson, co-author, with Debra Olson, of a book about Ms. Olson's Grandfather, The Honorable Culbert Levy Olson: Governor of California 1939 to 1943, Humanitarian, Ex-Mormon and Atheist, one of America's early Progressive democratic leaders. A friend of Franklin Delano Roosevelt, Olson had once been considered as a possible Vice Presidential running mate. - Jerry Austin, award-winning political consultant and Campaign Manager for the Rev. Jesse Jackson's 1988 Presidential Campaign. Part of the long-running Strategy Session on the Jeff San And Listener Calls!

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