The Big Picture

  • Holding utility companies’ feet to the fire
    Holland Cooke talks with attorney Peter McNulty, a California trial attorney who has recovered more than $450 million dollars for his clients and handled cases for the Woolsey fire, about PG&E’s fault in starting California’s...
    Jan 12, 2019 07:30
  • The Big Picture
    The Big Picture with Holland Cooke tackles the latest in political news, debates, commentary and more. The program airs live every Friday at 1:30 PM ET, with re-runs at 7 PM and 10:30 PM EM on Friday and Mondays at 01:30 PM ET.
  • Holding utility companies’ feet to the fire
    Holding utility companies’ feet to the fire
    Holland Cooke talks with attorney Peter McNulty, a California trial attorney who has recovered more than $450 million dollars for his clients and handled cases for the Woolsey fire, about PG&E’s fault in starting California’s...
    Jan 12, 2019 07:30
  • The Trump circus? Has the mainstream media failed its mission?
    The Trump circus? Has the mainstream media failed its mission?
    Holland Cooke talks with Chris Chambers, media studies professor at Georgetown University, and asks whether mainstream media has failed in its mission after veteran news reporter William Arkin concluded that “the world and the state of...
    Jan 4, 2019 21:51
  • How to adjust to automation angst
    How to adjust to automation angst
    Holland Cooke discusses automation angst and whether it’s human nature to resist change; as well as the ethical, social, and policy implications of technology with Dr Deborah Johnson, Olsson professor emeritus of Applied Ethics at the...
    Dec 29, 2018 07:32
  • First step to criminal justice reform & America’s opioids addiction
    First step to criminal justice reform & America’s opioids addiction
    Holland Cooke discusses prison reform with Paul Wright, executive director of the Human Rights Defense Center, whose resume includes a 17-year stint as a Washington state prisoner, as well as roles as a jailhouse lawyer, political activist, and...
    Dec 22, 2018 08:06
  • Workplace gender inequality POST #MeToo movement
    Workplace gender inequality POST #MeToo movement
    More women have been earning bachelor’s degrees than men for several decades now. So why is the glass ceiling still intact? And how is it costing companies in productivity? Holland discusses this with Deborah Vagins, senior VP of public policy...
    Dec 15, 2018 08:35
  • Who’s making money on the prison market?
    Who’s making money on the prison market?
    Holland Cooke talks to Paul Wright, author, attorney, former military policeman and editor of Prison Legal News about who’s making money from US prisons. Holland Cooke talks to concierge doctor Abe Malkin about the approaching healthcare...
    Dec 8, 2018 15:41
  • Get the feeling you’re being watched? It’s not your imagination!
    Get the feeling you’re being watched? It’s not your imagination!
    Even if you’re NOT using a smart phone, you’re still being tracked. Internet-connected cameras are now everywhere, as you could be photographed hundreds of times today. And Amazon is marketing its facial recognition technology to...
    Dec 1, 2018 07:46
  • How to avoid holiday scams
    How to avoid holiday scams
    Holland Cooke interviews Professor Steve Weisman, attorney and founder of scamicide.com, who explains how to avoid scams and identify theft during the holidays – the most fruitful season for scammers. After that, Holland talks to radio’s...
    Nov 24, 2018 14:11
  • How to Handle Holiday Stress?
    How to Handle Holiday Stress?
    How to deal with stress during holiday season and avoid obvious stress triggers? Holland talks to Dr. John Huber, a clinical forensic psychologist and chairman of the Mainstream Mental Health NGO, and Nancy Colier, psychotherapist and author of...
    Nov 17, 2018 17:44
  • Life after war for veterans
    Life after war for veterans
    There are 18 million military veterans in the US. The country’s Department of Veterans Affairs tells us that around 12 percent of America’s homeless are vets. What’s wrong with this picture? Holland Cooke discusses it with Dorothy...
    Nov 10, 2018 08:12