Monthly Archives: February 2014

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What the Netflix-Comcast Deal Tells Us About the Internet

Ben Domenech and Francis Cianfrocca discuss Netflix's deal with Comcast and the two tracks of economic reality in America.

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The Arrest of El Chapo And The Future Of The Drug War

On today's edition of Coffee and Markets, Ben Domenech is joined by Malcolm Beith to discuss the Mexican drug war, the arrest of El Chapo, and what the future of U.S.-Mexico drug policy will bring.

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Neuroscience and Understanding Addiction

Neuroscience, the science of addiction, Philip Seymour Hoffman and more.

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A Ukrainian’s View on the Situation in Kiev

On today's edition of Coffee and Markets, Brad Jackson and Ben Domenech are joined by Iryna Fedets to discuss the revolution in Ukraine, the issues that lead to the now deadly protests, and what to expect next in this divided country.

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Ukraine Looking for Financial and Political Stability in Wake of Revolution

On today's edition of Coffee and Markets, Brad Jackson and Ben Domenech are joined by Francis Cianfrocca to discuss the Ukrainian revolution, the financial state of the country and how Russia's involvement in forging a lasting peace.

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Fed Tightens Rules on Foreign Banks

On today's edition of Coffee and Markets, Brad Jackson and Ben Domenech are joined by Francis Cianfrocca to discuss the announced release of Fed discussions from the 2008 financial crisis, new rules the Fed is applying to foreign banks and how EUrope's biggest banks may respond.

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Our Love-Hate Relationship with Scientific Data

On today's edition of Coffee and Markets, Brad Jackson and Ben Domenech are joined by Andrew Quinn to discuss the Left's view that Republicans hate science, the deluge of information available online and why everyone has a love-hate relationship with data.

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The Perils of Engaging Rogue Regimes

On today's edition of Coffee and Markets, Brad Jackson and Allysen Efferson are joined by Michael Rubin to talk about his new book, the Obama administration's foreign policy and how this diplomatic strategy has impacted the world.

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Oregon’s Healthcare Failures and Obamacare’s Electoral Impact

On today's edition of Coffee and Markets, Brad Jackson and Ben Domenech discuss Oregon's many failed healthcare experiments, Obamacare's impact on the mid-terms and how much the delays will effect Hillary Clinton in the 2016 Presidential race.

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UAW Loses Key Vote at VW Plant in Tennessee

On today's edition of Coffee and Markets, Brad Jackson and Ben Domenech are joined by Francis Cianfrocca to discuss how the UAW lost a key vote to unionize a Volkswagen plant in Tennessee, why some employees find unions to be less important than they used to be, and the Detroit pension fiasco.

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The Bob Corker v. UAW Showdown in Tennessee

On today's edition of Coffee and Markets, Brad Jackson and Ben Domenech are joined by Francis Cianfrocca to discuss the UAW's efforts to unionize a VW plant in Tennessee, Senator Bob Corker's 11th hour bombshell and why the left will never support the solution to income inequality.

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Environmentalists Amp Up Keystone Pipeline Protests

On today's edition of Coffee and Markets, Brad Jackson is joined by Lachlan Markay to discuss a recent State Department ruling on the Keystone XL Pipeline, the violent reactions from environmentalist protest groups and a fracking claim that was debunked.