Govern America Radio Archives

Govern America | May 16, 2015 | Pull the Weeds

Hosts: Darren Weeks, Nancy Levant

Death penalty verdict in the penalty phase of the Boston Bombing show "trial". We have updates including a startling revelation about the CIA agent, connected with the uncle of Dzhokhar Tsarnaev. FBI warnings, Positive Train Control, and the Amtrack derailment. Feds get serious about guarding the borders—INSIDE the U.S. HSBC's chief economist wars of "titanic problem" with world economy. NSA surveillance, conflicts-of-interest, and $1.3 BILLION goes missing in Afghanistan. U.S. food supply under attack on multiple sides, Endangered Species Act reforms in Congress, Fukushima update, and more.


Show Notes

(Note: Links may degrade over time.)


Boston Marathon bomber Tsarnaev sentenced to death for 2013 attack

Boston Bomber’s Mother: My Son Is In “The Claws Of A Predator”


Boston Bombing Archive

Boston Bombing Suspect Has Ties to the CIA

Graham E. Fuller

Tsarnaev Brothers’ Uncle’s Father-In-Law Was CIA Agent Behind Iran-Contra Affair

Tsarnaev lawyers urge appeals court to move trial from Boston (contains info about FBI video allegedly showing brothers placing bomb at the scene — the video that doesn’t exist)

FBI’s ‘Smoking Gun’ Video of Boston Marathon Bombing Doesn’t Exist

Zubeidat Tsarnaev Interview


Tsarnaev Sister Targed?

FBI director says Islamic State influence growing in U.S.

North country residents have mixed views on U.S. border patrol checkpoints

Many of the NSA’s Loudest Defenders Have Financial Ties to NSA Contractors

Top Senator: Domestic surveillance needs to be ramped up

Durango plane buzzings are puzzling

28 Months Later, Review Of State Police Response To Sandy Hook Shooting Lags

What Happened to $1.3 Billion of Taxpayer Money Sent Directly to U.S. Military Officers in Afghanistan? Pentagon won’t Say

Poland pays $250,000 to victims of CIA rendition and torture

FBI Warns of Train Derailment Threat

POSITIVE TRAIN CONTROL:  Amtrak crash, we’re behind the curve in terms of smart trains

Amtrak Says Shortfalls and Rules Delayed Its Safety System

Positive train control

NTSB: Amtrak Train Accelerated 30 MPH Within About 1 Minute Before Wreck

Philadelphia train may have been hit by projectile before wreck

Video source for NTSB Press Conference:

HSBC WARNS: The world economy faces a 'titanic problem’

FAST-TRACK FOR "FREE" TRADE AGREEMENTS: Senate deals stinging defeat to Obama trade agenda

Senate Advances Bill to Give Obama Trade Negotiating Power

Tulare County Drought Situation Dire As Neighbors Steal Water From Neighbors

Endangered Species Act Reform Legislation Introduced

Congress Demands Environmental Protection Agency Hand Over More Emails, Texts



Govern America Radio




Govern America airs Saturdays at 11AM-2PM Eastern or 8AM-11AM Pacific time.

Govern America playlist of latest episodes