Monthly Archives: May 2011

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The White House Fumbles on Gas Prices

On today's edition of Coffee and Markets, as oil and gas executives testify on Capitol Hill, we'll discuss what's driving gas prices and other environmental issues with James Taylor of the Heartland Institute.

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Is Jon Huntsman a Political Traitor?

On today's edition of Coffee and Markets, Brad Jackson is joined by Pejman Yousefzadeh and Elizabeth Blackney to discuss whether Jon Huntsman's plotting to run for President against the man for whom he serves as Ambassador is dishonorable and disloyal.

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The Rise of Grassroots Conservatism Among Hispanics

On today's edition of Coffee and Markets, Brad Jackson is joined by Josh Trevino to discuss Barack Obama's trip to El Paso, Texas, immigration reform and the rise of conservatism among many of America's Hispanics.

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The Commodities Crash and the Rise of Cyber Warfare

On today's edition of Coffee and Markets, Brad Jackson and Ben Domenech are joined by Francis Cianfrocca to discuss the commodity crash last week, and the rise of cyber warfare and the cyber security industrial complex.

A boy recovers copper from discarded electronic waste, to be exchanged for money at nearby junkshops, along a road in Manila

Commodities, Unemployment, and the Debt Ceiling

On today's edition of Coffee and Markets, we're talking commodities, the debt ceiling, and the unemployment rate with Francis Cianfrocca.

A man walks past vegetable fields, as the compound where U.S. Navy SEAL commandos reportedly killed al Qaeda leader Osama bin Laden is seen in the background, in Abbottabad May 5, 2011. Pakistan, in apparent reference to old rival India, said on Thursday any country that tried to raid its territory in the way U.S. forces did to kill Osama bin Laden would face consequences from its military.  REUTERS/Akhtar Soomro (PAKISTAN - Tags: SOCIETY AGRICULTURE)

The Pakistan Problem

On today's edition of Coffee and Markets, we're joined by D.B. Grady, a correspondent for The Atlantic, author, paratrooper, and veteran of Afghanistan, to discuss the regional fallout from the death of Osama bin Laden in Pakistan.

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Why Waterboarding Works: Osama bin Laden's Gruesome End

On today's edition of Coffee and Markets, Brad Jackson is joined by Pejman Yousefzadeh and Elizabeth Blackney to discuss the importance of Osama bin Laden's death photos, and why waterboarding is an important tool in the war against terrorism.

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A Survivor of 9/11 Talks About Osama Bin Laden's Death

On today's edition of Coffee and Markets, Brad Jackson and Ben Domenech are joined by Dan McLaughlin to discuss his experience on September 11, 2001, and what the death of Osama bin Laden means to him, the country and the legacy of 9/11.

Osama Bin Laden

The Symbolism of Osama Bin Laden's Death

On today's edition of Coffee and Markets, Brad Jackson and Ben Domenech are joined by Francis Cianfrocca to discuss the death of Osama Bin Laden - what it means for New York, the President and the markets.