Dylan Ratigan is running for Congress in NY's 21st Congressional District.Dylan has lived in Lake Placid since 2012. His family roots in the Adirondacks and North Country go back before the American Revolution. In 2012, Dylan invested his life savings and founded a company that designs modern farming kits to assist military veterans in operating small farms. He is a former news anchor and commentator for CNBC and MSNBC, and former executive at Bloomberg News. Dylan Ratigan is a world-renowned business leader and author of a best-selling book on concrete solutions for increasing investments, jobs, and opportunities in America.
RFD #56: Willie Geist and Boyd McDonnell14/06/2011 Duración: 34min
Willie Geist is the host of MSNBCs Way Too Early with Willie Geist and the reluctant co-host of Morning Joe. He is the author of the New York Times bestseller American Freak Show. His co-author, Boyd McDonnell, works as a full-time friend of Willie Geist. In his spare time, he is a TV development and production executive in Los Angeles.
RFD #57: Glenn Greenwald14/06/2011 Duración: 21min
Is it cruel for a leader to cultivate false hope from cynical voters, only to flip the script and crush those hopes two years later? Is what we were promised in 2008 being delivered on in 2011? To dig in to that topic, we’re bringing one of our Radio Free Dylan favorites, Glenn Greenwald of Salon.com.
RFD #59: Michelle Alexander14/06/2011 Duración: 24min
Could it be that one of the biggest human rights issues in the world is right here at home, in America’s prisons? Dylan talks to Michelle Alexander, Associate Professor of Law at Ohio State University, and author of The New Jim Crow: Mass Incarceration in the Age of Colorblindness. Visit Michelle’s website at NewJimCrow.com.
RFD #58: Best of Radio Free Dylan01/06/2011 Duración: 46min
Episode 58 – Real Solutions with Barry Ritholtz, Umair Haque and Stanford President John Hennessy We’re up to Episode 58 of Radio Free Dylan — today’s episode is a look back at three guests we’ve had on this year whose ideas for America’s biggest problems spurned some great feedback from listeners.
RFD #12: Josh Rosner30/01/2011 Duración: 23min
We are on a collision course with a global restructuring — do the countries of this world and those who lead them have the guts to actually do it? To find answers, we called Josh Rosner. Josh is Managing Director at independent research consultancy firm Graham Fisher & Company, where he advises regulators and investors on housing and mortgage financial issues. Previously he was the Managing Director of financial services research for Medley Global Advisors and was an Executive Vice President at CIBC World Markets.
RFD #11: John Hofmeister22/11/2010 Duración: 26min
What would change if our country started looking at the real cost of fossil fuels? Could the private sector effectively develop alternative fuels that can compete with them, or goes the government need to step in somehow? To get answers, Dylan talks with former Shell Oil president, energy expert and founder of Citizens for Affordable Energy, John Hofmeister.