Lynn Rivers http://wemu.org en Saying Goodbye - Federal and State Relationships http://wemu.org/post/saying-goodbye-federal-and-state-relationships <p><a href="http://www.aclu.org/" target="_blank">The American Civil Liberties Union</a><br /><a href="http://www.theusconstitution.org/" target="_blank">The Constitutional Accountability Center</a></p><p>On this last regular episode of the 8-season Lynn Rivers Show, Lynn talks to Carrie Moss from the American Civil Liberties Union and Elizabeth Wydra from the Constitutional Accountability Center about health care reform and gay marriage, focusing on the constitutional relationship between the state and federal governments.</p> Wed, 30 May 2012 13:36:50 +0000 Lynn Rivers 14516 at http://wemu.org Saying Goodbye - Federal and State Relationships Rcalling Governors and Dissecting News http://wemu.org/post/rcalling-governors-and-dissecting-news <p><a href="https://michiganrising.org" target="_blank">Michigan Rising</a><br /><a href="http://www.newsdissector.com/" target="_blank">The News Dissector</a><br /><br />Today Lynn talks to Bruce Fealk from Michigan Rising about the effort to recall Governor Snyder. She also talks to &#39;news dissector&#39; Danny Schechter.</p> Tue, 15 May 2012 23:14:08 +0000 Lynn Rivers 13912 at http://wemu.org Rcalling Governors and Dissecting News The Lynn Rivers Show http://wemu.org/post/lynn-rivers-show-18 <p>Michigan&#39;s medical marijuana law.&nbsp;<br />____________________________________________________________________________</p><p>In 2008, Michigan voters approved the use of medical marijuana.&nbsp; Since then, the state&#39;s attorneys general have been fighting to keep the law from taking full effect.&nbsp;</p> Tue, 01 May 2012 17:40:20 +0000 Lynn Rivers 13247 at http://wemu.org No More Tax Dodging! http://wemu.org/post/no-more-tax-dodging <p><a href="http://www.businessforsharedprosperity.org/" target="_blank">Business for Shared Prosperity</a></p><p>Tax haven abuse is costing small businesses and ordinary taxpayers billions of dollars. Lynn&#39;s guests this week are Joseph Rotella, the owner of the Spencer Organ Company in Waltham, Massachusetts and Scott Klinger, the Director of Tax Policy at Business for Shared Prosperity.</p> Tue, 24 Apr 2012 18:47:42 +0000 Lynn Rivers 12930 at http://wemu.org No More Tax Dodging! The White House and the Media and the Foreclosure Debacle http://wemu.org/post/white-house-and-media-and-foreclosure-debacle <p>Inside the White House and holding on to your house on this week&#39;s Lynn Rivers Show from WEMU. Lynn&#39;s guests this week are Mother Jones&#39; Washington Bureau Chief David Corn, and Pro Publica investigative reporter Paul Kiel.<br />&nbsp;</p> Tue, 17 Apr 2012 13:40:10 +0000 Lynn Rivers 12602 at http://wemu.org The White House and the Media and the Foreclosure Debacle Pakistan on the Brink http://wemu.org/post/pakistan-brink <p>Lynn&#39;s guest this week is journalist Ahmed Rashid, author of &#39;<em>Pakistan on the Brink: The Future of America, Pakistan, and Afghanistan</em>&#39;.</p> Tue, 10 Apr 2012 13:14:21 +0000 Lynn Rivers 12314 at http://wemu.org Pakistan on the Brink The Lynn Rivers Show http://wemu.org/post/politics-party-three <p>This week, the Lynn Rivers Show examines third parties and third party candidates in the American electoral process.</p> Tue, 03 Apr 2012 14:42:55 +0000 Lynn Rivers 11997 at http://wemu.org Fight for Your Right... to Work http://wemu.org/post/fight-your-right-work <p>This week, Lynn talks about &#39;right to work states&#39; versus &#39;union states&#39;. She talks to people on both sides of the debate this week on the Lynn Rivers Show.</p> Tue, 27 Mar 2012 13:42:17 +0000 Lynn Rivers 11648 at http://wemu.org Fight for Your Right... to Work The Lynn Rivers Show http://wemu.org/post/lynn-rivers-show-12 <p>Presidential campaigns and health care. Tue, 13 Mar 2012 14:33:07 +0000 Lynn Rivers 10976 at http://wemu.org The Lynn Rivers Show http://wemu.org/post/lynn-rivers-show-11 <p>Michigan&#39;s emergency manager law:&nbsp; Helping troubled cities or ending local control and voter rights? Tue, 28 Feb 2012 21:16:51 +0000 Lynn Rivers 10315 at http://wemu.org The Lynn Rivers Show http://wemu.org/post/lynn-rivers-show-10 <p>This week, the Lynn Rivers Show updates the continuing fights for democracy in the middle east. Tue, 21 Feb 2012 13:51:57 +0000 Lynn Rivers 9969 at http://wemu.org The Lynn Rivers Show http://wemu.org/post/lynn-rivers-show-9 <p>This week, the Lynn Rivers Show focuses on the financial plight of Michigan&#39;s cities.&nbsp;&nbsp; Tue, 14 Feb 2012 14:22:32 +0000 Lynn Rivers 9659 at http://wemu.org The Lynn Rivers Show http://wemu.org/post/lynn-rivers-show-8 <p>The case that gave the Supreme Court its muscle:&nbsp; Marbury vs. Madison.&nbsp; Our guests are Eastern Michigan University History Professor John McCurdy, and EMU History Professor emeritus Michael Homel.</p> Wed, 08 Feb 2012 14:15:12 +0000 Lynn Rivers 9385 at http://wemu.org The Lynn Rivers Show http://wemu.org/post/lynn-rivers-show-7 <p>State of California vs. Bakke:&nbsp; The &#39;granddaddy&#39; of college admissions lawsuits.</p><p>Our series on landmark US Supreme Court rulings continues this week.&nbsp; Our guests are Liliana Garces from the Ford School of Public Policy at the University of Michigan, and Wayne State University Law School professor Robert Sedler.</p><p>&nbsp;</p> Tue, 24 Jan 2012 12:56:43 +0000 Lynn Rivers 8774 at http://wemu.org The Lynn Rivers Show http://wemu.org/post/lynn-rivers-show-6 <p>Award-winning author Amy Nathan is this week&#39;s guest on the Lynn Rivers Show as the nation celebrates the legacy of Martin Luther King Jr.</p> Tue, 17 Jan 2012 14:38:27 +0000 Lynn Rivers 8429 at http://wemu.org Lynn Rivers Show http://wemu.org/post/lynn-rivers-show-5 <p>Primaries, caucuses, and some anomalies of our electoral system. Wed, 11 Jan 2012 14:48:34 +0000 Lynn Rivers 8170 at http://wemu.org The Lynn Rivers Show http://wemu.org/post/lynn-rivers-show-4 <p>This week, the Lynn Rivers Show series on landmark US Supreme Court rulings continues with Dred Scott and Loving v. Virginia.</p> Mon, 19 Dec 2011 15:42:23 +0000 Lynn Rivers 7094 at http://wemu.org Lynn Rivers Show http://wemu.org/post/lynn-rivers-show-3 <p>The most important US Supreme Court case you&#39;ve never heard of. Mon, 12 Dec 2011 20:10:47 +0000 Lynn Rivers 6762 at http://wemu.org Lynn Rivers Show http://wemu.org/post/lynn-rivers-show-2 <p>Change is coming from the ground up. Tue, 06 Dec 2011 20:19:14 +0000 Lynn Rivers 6488 at http://wemu.org Lynn Rivers Show http://wemu.org/post/lynn-rivers-show-1 <p>Corruption and Consipiracy Mon, 28 Nov 2011 19:38:55 +0000 Lynn Rivers 6109 at http://wemu.org Lynn Rivers Show http://wemu.org/post/lynn-rivers-show-0 <p>Bush v. Gore:&nbsp; What did the US Supreme Court really do in this landmark case? Tue, 22 Nov 2011 17:24:37 +0000 Lynn Rivers 5871 at http://wemu.org Lynn Rivers Show http://wemu.org/post/lynn-rivers-show <p>Money and campaigns:&nbsp; Free speech or the death knell for fair elections? Tue, 15 Nov 2011 16:46:05 +0000 Lynn Rivers 5541 at http://wemu.org