HIP-HOP/R&B, MOVIES, NEWS, NEWS AND ISSUES, POLITICS

PROGRESS THIS WEEK: BOMBS CONTINUE TO DROP

As the week ended we unfortunately saw a resurgence of violence in Israel, Gaza and now in Iraq. While these are truly complex and difficult issues to understand, controversial activist and Media critic M.J. Rosenberg told Make It Plain’s Mark … Continued

HEALTH, NEWS, NEWS AND ISSUES

NIAID Director Anthony Fauci discusses Ebola vaccine

Today, the World Health Organization declared the Ebola outbreak in West Africa a health emergency, as the virus has caused 932 fatalities in Guinea, Liberia, Nigeria, and Sierra Leone as of August 4, 2014. Anthony Fauci, M.D. Director of the National Institute of … Continued

FAMILY, LIFESTYLE, NEWS, NEWS AND ISSUES, NFL, SPORTS

Just Jenny slams Stephen A. Smith’s Ray Rice comments

SiriusXM’s Stars‘ Just Jenny took up the debate surrounding ESPN Sportscaster Stephen A. Smith’s recent comments on the Ray Rice suspension, and she did not mince words. But not all of her callers agreed with her. Ray Rice, a Baltimore Ravens … Continued

NEWS, NEWS AND ISSUES, POLITICS

Is the New York Times pro-pot?

Is The New York Times pro-pot? Editorial Board member David Firestone joined The Michael Smerconish Program on SiriusXM’s POTUS Politics to discuss his publication’s recent editorial series about it. The New York Times Editorial Board published the series High Time: An Editorial Series on Marijuana Legalization in … Continued

NEWS, POLITICS, RELIGION

PROGRESS THIS WEEK: People Like Us

What is it about ‘the other’ that inspires so much fear in our society? Why do we so often see violence, discrimination and hatred manifested against those seen as different? Just look at the case of Marleen Pinnock, an unarmed … Continued

NEWS, POLITICS

PROGRESS THIS WEEK: CAN ANYONE SAY HOBBY LOBBY?

If you weren’t familiar with the arts and crafts retailer Hobby Lobby before, after listening to even a moment of SiriusXM Progress 127 this week, you know who they are now. And “who” is exactly the right way to refer … Continued

NEWS, NEWS AND ISSUES, POLITICS

Left, Right and Center: SiriusXM hosts comment on SCOTUS’ Hobby Lobby ruling

On Monday, the Supreme Court ruled 5-4 in Burwell v. Hobby Lobby that under Obamacare, for-profit employers with religious objections can opt out of providing contraception coverage to their employees. SiriusXM Progress, Patriot, and POTUS Politics provided plenty of coverage prior to and after the Supreme Court’s … Continued

NEWS, NEWS AND ISSUES, POLITICS

PROGRESS THIS WEEK: A BIG WEEK IN NEWS

Tons of news breaking this week and SiriusXM Progress was there breaking it all down, getting expert opinions and of course taking your calls. On Tuesday, Sen. Thad Cochran barely held onto his seat, fighting off his Tea Party challenger … Continued

NEWS, NEWS AND ISSUES

Stand Up! With Pete Dominick’s Environment Week

Starting Monday June 23 on Indie, Ch. 104. All week Pete Dominick is broadcasting live from the Student Climate Conservation Congress at the National Conservation Training Center in Shepherdstown, West Virginia. The program is a partnership between the Green Schools Alliance … Continued

NEWS, NEWS AND ISSUES, POLITICS

‘You hate cowboys, too!’ Mike Church takes on the revocation of the Redskins’ team name

The Trademark Trial and Appeal Board–yeah we had no idea that existed either–revoked the Redskins’ right to the name because of its hurtful nature. But Mike wants to know since when is it okay for the feds to tell you what … Continued