Boyd takes us back to President Lyndon B. Johnson's Thanksgiving address given shortly after the Kennedy assassination and chats about what lessons can be learned from his speech about coming together as a nation. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Political Science Professor and Author Mark Schrad talks with Boyd about why he thinks the prohibitionists in America and the world were the good guys, not the bad guys the history books portray them as. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Biden takes another look at President Biden's oil reserve announcement and addresses the question of whether this is a long-lasting solution or just a political distraction. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
On the 158th anniversary of The Gettysburg Address, Boyd looks at another speech given by another legendary politician in difficult circumstances. What can we learn from them about how to confront the challenges of today and have the conversations that matter? See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Lots of people get stressed, dreading family conversations over the holidays. But what if there is a better way to engage? Utah State University Professor Scott Hammond joins Boyd to talk about the value of dialogue and why that can be better than debate. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Yesterday, Boyd sat down with Democratic Socialist Ben Burgis. Lots of listeners loved the discussion, but some wondered what he was thinking talking with someone so different politically. Boyd chats about the value of listening to, and not challenging, those with whom you may have significant disagreements. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
The Utah Utes and Oregon Ducks will face off on the gridiron this weekend, with even two US Senators betting on the game (the winner will be local foodbanks). Unrivaled co-host Scott Mitchell stops by to break down the storylines we need to look for. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
What's in President Biden's social spending bill? Boyd dives into the details and looks at some comments from Senator Pat Toomey (R-PA), which shows the bill will have a rough time getting through the Upper Chamber. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
The House passed President Biden's social spending bill this morning, following an 8-hour speech by Minority Leader Kevin McCarthy. How did Speaker Pelosi try to frame the bill? And what happened on the House Floor? See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
The term Democratic Socialism has been bandied about for years in the United States. But do you know what socialists actually believe? Boyd sat down with YouTube star and writer Ben Burgis about his vision for the country. They also discussed how to get back to debating ideas that matter and instead of canceling people over mistakes they made when they were 12. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
A new poll shows Americans are worried if President Biden is "mentally fit" to lead the country. While those numbers are grabbing all the headlines, Boyd looks at why fewer Americans are giving him good marks on the intangible qualities, things like character and compassion, that helped propel him to The White House. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Vice President Kamala Harris has been the subject of some pretty vicious rumors in recent weeks. But it looks like she is trying to counter all the negativity. Boyd looks some of the smart moves she has made over the past few days, including her speech at the infrastructure bill signing ceremony and sitting down for an interview with ABC's George Stephanopoulos. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Boyd talks with pollster extraordinaire Scott Rasmussen about some new numbers on President Biden's job performance, as well as the actions some cities are taking to slow the pandemic. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Rep. Paul Gosar (R-AZ) was censured on the House floor today. Boyd discusses what happened, how it compares to the last time this happened, and what it all says about Congress today. And on a lighter note, two US Senators made a friendly wager before the Utah-Oregon game...and some foodbanks could be the winner. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Utah's budget surplus for fiscal year 2021 is $614 million. State Rep. Brad Last chatted with Boyd about where the money will go and what lawmakers have to consider before funding a project. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Utah is spending a lot to fight homelessness, but it seems the problem keeps growing. What can we be doing better? Former Utah Senate Minority Leader Scott Howell joined Boyd to talk about what we are doing right and what needs to be addressed to help get people into stable housing. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
With Democrats on the defensive, what should the Republicans' messaging strategy be to win in 2022? Dana Perino, co-anchor of America's Newsroom and co-host of The Five on FOX News Channel, gives her take. She also talks with Boyd about the challenges current White House Press Secretary Jen Psaki faces as the facts on the ground look less than favorable for the Biden Administration. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Former Treasury Secretary Larry Summers, who served in both the Clinton and Obama Administrations, has some harsh words for his fellow Democrats about inflation...and some of his solutions sound almost conservative. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
It's 16 days until the latest end of the world: December 3rd is Congress' deadline to raise the debt ceiling and fund the government. But the R Street Institute's Jonathan Bydlak joined Boyd to argue that these constant crises obscure tough, needed conversations on spending. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
In today's podcast I explore my film series project, migrant workers, the immigrant experience and recorded love the town I lived in until I was 6 years old. And all music made by me! All this and more in this weeks Podcast “Onward with William McCarthy: Live from Watsonville, California!” Enjoy it Ya November Warriors !✊? Xoxoxo BM
It's our first cocktail recipe ever! Seems fitting that we'd choose a drink that could also serve as a meal. This Bloody Mary recipe was honed in real life by series creator Alli Slice. Is it the best BM you'll ever have? We think so! Bust out your Dolly Parton mug, pour vodka to taste (optional), and add a celery stick for garnish (if you're living out those blessed pre-pocalyse days), and enjoy fresh over ice! Don't bother trying to save the leftovers for later. It gets weird in the fridge for some reason. Don't know why--we're cooks, not chemists. Cheers! Written by Allison Slice Co-Directed by Rosa Delgado and Allison Slice Produced by Period Podcast Network Period Podcast Network is a feminist network comprised of marginalized voices. From Black creatives in Hollywood to sex workers across the globe, from women who are experts in the world of comics and comedy, to queer writers who create post-apocalyptic worlds to deal with anxiety. If you want to support who we are and what we do, Edited by Allison Slice Starring Rosa Delgado as Elaine Rama Vallury as Crow Lord Raechel Wong as the Courier Find us on Instagram: @elainescooking @periodpodcastnetwork @rohzahdee
The Utah Jazz are celebrating five years of 5 for the Fight during the next two games. Jazz broadcaster and basketball legend Thurl Bailey joined Boyd to talk about why the race to cure cancer is so important to him. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
President Trump's former advisor Steve Bannon is being charged with two misdemeanors for ignoring subpoenas and failing to turn over documents to the January 6th commission. Boyd looks at why, despite the bad press, this may turn into a positive for Bannon and why Contempt of Congress has not had meaning for awhile. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Inflation. COVID-19. Supply Chain Issues. President Biden is sticking to his script despite the mounting challenges around him. But Washington Post reporter Tyler Pager says Democrats across the country are concerned that the messaging coming out of The White House is damaging the Democratic brand with voters. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
What went wrong in Afghanistan...and can things be made right? Former Ambassador Marc Grossman gave his thoughts during a World Trade Center Utah webinar (hosted by Boyd), which also touched on the future of women's rights in the country, and what needs to be done to secure a better tomorrow for the people who live there. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
The infrastructure bill aims to give broadband to rural America. While conservatives don't like the idea of government getting into the internet business, Jeffrey Westling has a new piece at the R Street Institute about why there is a role for the feds to play...as long as you also get rid of useless regulations, too. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
A new report says there is extreme tension between Vice President Harris and President Biden's offices. What is the truth? And how does that compare to other presidential duos? Boyd also looks at the VP's great speech during the infrastructure bill signing ceremony and how that has helped her. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
With former Congressman Beto O'Rourke (D-TX) making a run for Governor of the Lone Star State, it got Boyd to thinking: Do we vote for policies or the ideals we foist on politicians? What is the downside to ignoring a candidate's real platform in favor of sparkly platitudes? See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Russia is upping its military presence along the Ukrainian border. What's really going on? Dr. Leon Aron, a Russian immigrant and foreign policy expert from the American Enterprise Institute, talked with Boyd about Russian President Vladimir Putin's true goals. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
The withdrawal from Afghanistan turned the tide of public opinion against President Biden, but the problems in that country are far from resolved. World Trade Center Utah President and CEO Miles Hansen joins Boyd to talk about a webinar WTC Utah is holding about the way forward in Afghanistan and the Middle East. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Utah Congressman Burgess Owens had a lovely tribute to his father over Veterans Day. He joined Boyd to talk about the accomplishments of the man behind the viral tweet, as well as the progress we have made in America over the past few decades. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
President Dallin H. Oaks, the first counselor in the First Presidency of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, gave a landmark address a few days ago at the University of Virginia, arguing that religious freedom and nondiscrimination can work together for the common good. Boyd looks at his words and also shares those of some great religious thinkers from other faith traditions who have advocated for rejecting the false choices of divisive rhetoric. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Mike Leavitt, the President of the Tabernacle Choir at Temple Square, joins Boyd to talk about an exciting announcement about their Christmas concert this year and beyond! See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Tim Shriver returns to Inside Sources to give us an update on UNITE and how we can move away from the pessimism and vicious politics to create a better culture. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Both President Biden's vaccine mandate and Texas' abortion law have something in common: they ask regular people to snitch on their neighbors to enforce the law. Boyd argues that whatever you think of the laws, this way of enforcing them should concern everyone. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Speaker of the Utah House Brad Wilson sat down with Boyd to talk about the hot issues law makers tackled during the Special Session, including redistricting, the Dixie State University name change, and bail reform. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
She is one of the famous women in the world, but not many people know the real Vice President Kamala Harris. Her childhood best friend Stacey Johnson-Batiste chatted with Boyd about her new book detailing her friendship with the Vice President and the principles that have guided both their lives. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Türkiye'de bir kadın “öldürmesi daha kolay” diye katledildi... Lütfü Türkkan'a jet fezleke... Emniyet'in görüntü çekme yasağı yargıdan döndü... Kayıp silahlar önergesi AKP-MHP'lilerin oylarıyla reddedildi... Başak Demirtaş'a 2,5 yıl hapis cezası.... BM: 84 milyondan fazla insan yerinden edildi...
Former Utah Congressman Ben McAdams joins Boyd to talk about why Washington is broken, what voters are looking for, and what we could be doing differently to actually solve some of the nation's problems. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Utah Congressman Blake Moore chats with Boyd about what Hill Air Force Base needs as well as how we can better use our defense dollars. He also gives his thoughts on what Veterans day means for him. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
What does Utah get out of the infrastructure bill on President Biden's desk? Senator Mitt Romney, a lead negotiator on the bipartisan bill, chats with Boyd about why he thinks Utahans should support it. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.