Summer 2009 marked the beggining of the Obama administration's push for healthcare reform. Instead of sprited, yet civil discussion on the best way acheive this goal, the national dialogue was dominated by false claims, fear mongering, hate, misinformation, and down right lies. This episode of Pure Logic examines the crazines that took place and how ignorance and stupidity created a highly toxic atmosphere that ultimately puts the American people at a loss.
Is waterboarding torture? Can Gitmo detainees be safely kept in U.S. prisons? It's a debate that has deeply divided the nation, so much so that former Vice President Dick Cheney and President Obama are in the middle of an opposing war of words over the subject. Things have gotten so heated that it seems all reason has gone out the window. This episode of Pure Logic examines this highly volatile issue and tries to add bit of logical and pragmatic rationale into the discussion. A BlackTree Media Production Produced by: Anthony McLemore Produced by: Jamaal Finkley Written by: Anthony McLemore Edited by: F. Michael Young
If you listen to ultra conservative talk radio or watch right wing pundits and politicians on television, you might think that America as we now it is coming to end!!! According to them, our country is being turned into a socialist or fascist state by the current administration. This episode of Pure Logic examines how these inflammatory labels are grossly being used out of context and how some pundits are creating an unjustifiable atmosphere of fear that is reckless and dangerous.