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Sunday Talking Heads: October 12, 2014


Forward 13: Waking Up The American Dream, Movie Night Monday at 8pm ET, 5pm PT

Good morning. Yes, Ebola and ISIS this week, with Election 2014 as well.

As an antidote to these Sunday Talking Heads, you can visit any national wildlife refuge for free today. Find one near you.

WASHINGTON JOURNAL: 7:30am – Social Media and Campaign 2014. Politico’s Darren Samuelsohn. 8:15am – Women and Campaign 2014. Christine Matthews and Ellen Moran talk about the role of women in campaign 2014. 9:15am – Iran’s Nuclear Program. Zia Mian, director of Princeton University’s Project on Peace and Security in Southeast Asia, talks about Iran’s nuclear program.

ABC’S THIS WEEK: ISIS with Chair of the Joint Chiefs of Staff Gen. Martin Dempsey and House Intelligence Committee Chair Rep. Mike Rogers (R-MI). Ebola with Dr. Anthony Fauci, Director of the National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases, and ABC News Chief Health and Medical Editor Dr. Richard Besser. Roundtable: Donna Brazile, Matthew Dowd, Bill Kristol. Then, Julian Castro, Secretary of the Department of Housing and Urban Development.

CBS’ FACE THE NATION: Ebola with Director of the Center for Disease Control and Prevention Dr. Tom Frieden. Then, Rep. Michael McCaul (R-TX). Also, CBS News Chief Medical Correspondent Dr. Jon LaPook. And CBS News Correspondent Debora Patta in Liberia. Plus, Obama basher Leon Panetta. Roundtable: Peggy Noonan, Susan Page, David Rohde, David Ignatius.

CNN’S RELIABLE SOURCES: Does ISIS have “rules” for journalists? Bill Maher and Ben Affleck spar over Islam; A conversation with actor Jeremy Renner and director Michael Cuesta on their new film, “Kill the Messenger.”

CNN’S STATE OF THE UNION: Election 2014. RNC Chair Reince Priebus and DNC Chair Debbie Wasserman Schultz. Roundtable: S.E. Cupp, Newt Gingrich, Neera Tanden, Marc Lamont Hill.

FOX NEWS SUNDAY: Marriage equality. Tony Perkins, President of the Family Research Council. Then, Election 2014 with Karl Rove and Joe Trippi. Roundtable: Brit Hume, Amy Walter, Carly Fiorina, Bob Woodward.

KORNACKI’S UP: Larry Pressler and Rick Weiland.

MELISSA HARRIS-PERRY: The Syllabus. Ebola/ISIS with Hillary Mann Leverett. Supreme Court Roundtable: Judith Browne Dianis, co-director of the Advancement Project. Ilya Somin, Law Professor at George Mason University and blogger at The Volokh Conspiracy. Akhil Reed Amar, Sterling Professor of Law and Political Science at Yale University. Caroline Fredrickson, president of American Constitution Society for Law & Policy. Then, Daisy Hernandez on her book A Cup of Water Under My Bed. Also, Dr. Ezekiel “die already” Emanuel.

MOYERS & COMPANY: Restoring an America That Has Lost Its Way. Reporter Bob Herbert on his new book, Losing Our Way, an intimate and heartrending portrait of America in economic despair.

NBC’S MEET THE PRESS: Ebola with National Security Advisor Susan Rice. Then, “Tom Brokaw will talk with Henry Kissinger, secretary of state in the Nixon administration, and James Baker, who was the nation’s top diplomat under President George H.W. Bush. New York Times‘ reporter Helen Cooper will discuss about Ebola and former Obama press secretary Robert Gibbs will be among the guests in a political roundtable.”

NEWSMAKERS: Ty Matsdorf talked about the Senate Majority PAC’s efforts to protect the Democratic majority in the U.S. Senate.?The PAC, which is close to Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid (D-NV), had already spent over 35 million dollars on the 2014 midterm elections.?Mr.?Matsdorf talked about the midterm elections, PACs, and how the Senate Majority PAC was spending its money.?After the interview the reporters discussed his responses with the host.

Q & A: Bob Timberg discusses his new book, Blue Eyed Boy, which recounts his experiences as a soldier in Vietnam and subsequent career in journalism.

RELIGION & ETHICS: Tiny Houses for the Homeless. Joshua Bell. Sukkot.

TO THE CONTRARY: Topics: Is the “War on Women” Defused? The Debate Around “Yes Means Yes” Policies Against Sexual Assault. Debbie Wasserman Schultz – Breast Cancer Awareness. Panel: Del. Eleanor Holmes Norton, IWF’s Sabrina Schaeffer, Liberal Commentator Erin Matson, Daily Mail’s Francesca Chambers.

UNIVISION’S AL PUNTO: David Torres, Father of missing student in Iguala, Mexico; Jorge Castañeda, Mexico’s Former Secretary of Foreign Affairs and Univision News Senior International Affairs Contributor; José Miguel Vivanco, Executive Director, Human Rights Watch America’s Division; Dr. Tom Frieden, Director of the U.S. Centers for Disease and Prevention (CDC); Ángel Carromero, Secretary General of the Madrid regional branch of The Spanish People’s Party Youth Organization “Nuevas Generaciones” and Author of “Muerte Bajo Sospecha.”

VIRTUALLY SPEAKING: Kagro X and Gaius Publius, host Jay Akroyd. With Culture of Truth. Tonight live at 9pm ET, 6pm Pt or tomorrow online.

C-SPAN’S BOOK TV.

FDL’S BOOK SALON: Economics: The User’s Guide. “In his bestselling 23 Things They Don’t Tell You About Capitalism, Cambridge economist Ha-Joon Chang brilliantly debunked many of the predominant myths of neoclassical economics. Now, in an entertaining and accessible primer, he explains how the global economy actually works—in real-world terms.” Chat with author Ha-Joon Chang, hosted by Jodi N. Beggs, 5pm ET, 2pm PT.

FDL’S MOVIE NIGHT MONDAY: Waking Up The American Dream. “In 2007 Salt Lake City area resident Patrick Lovell was living the American Dream. As a Senior Producer on the nationally syndicated television show, Home Team—where he lent a hand to aspiring first-time homeowners—he had a stable and high-paying job, was happily married and had a young son.  Homeownership was the next thing on the list.  Soon after purchasing a modest home with a then popular ARM (Adjustable Rate Mortgage), the economy tanked, then he lost his job and soon after his family joined the roller coaster ride of refinancing, modification and foreclosure like millions of other Americans.” Join host Jane Hamsher with Producer/Subject Patrick Lovell for the discussion. Monday, 8pm ET, 5pm PT.

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Sunday Talking Heads: October 12, 2014


Forward 13: Waking Up The American Dream, Movie Night Monday at 8pm ET, 5pm PT

Good morning. Yes, Ebola and ISIS this week, with Election 2014 as well.

As an antidote to these Sunday Talking Heads, you can visit any national wildlife refuge for free today. Find one near you.

WASHINGTON JOURNAL: 7:30am – Social Media and Campaign 2014. Politico’s Darren Samuelsohn. 8:15am – Women and Campaign 2014. Christine Matthews and Ellen Moran talk about the role of women in campaign 2014. 9:15am – Iran’s Nuclear Program. Zia Mian, director of Princeton University’s Project on Peace and Security in Southeast Asia, talks about Iran’s nuclear program.

ABC’S THIS WEEK: ISIS with Chair of the Joint Chiefs of Staff Gen. Martin Dempsey and House Intelligence Committee Chair Rep. Mike Rogers (R-MI). Ebola with Dr. Anthony Fauci, Director of the National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases, and ABC News Chief Health and Medical Editor Dr. Richard Besser. Roundtable: Donna Brazile, Matthew Dowd, Bill Kristol. Then, Julian Castro, Secretary of the Department of Housing and Urban Development.

CBS’ FACE THE NATION: Ebola with Director of the Center for Disease Control and Prevention Dr. Tom Frieden. Then, Rep. Michael McCaul (R-TX). Also, CBS News Chief Medical Correspondent Dr. Jon LaPook. And CBS News Correspondent Debora Patta in Liberia. Plus, Obama basher Leon Panetta. Roundtable: Peggy Noonan, Susan Page, David Rohde, David Ignatius.

CNN’S RELIABLE SOURCES: Does ISIS have “rules” for journalists? Bill Maher and Ben Affleck spar over Islam; A conversation with actor Jeremy Renner and director Michael Cuesta on their new film, “Kill the Messenger.”

CNN’S STATE OF THE UNION: Election 2014. RNC Chair Reince Priebus and DNC Chair Debbie Wasserman Schultz. Roundtable: S.E. Cupp, Newt Gingrich, Neera Tanden, Marc Lamont Hill.

FOX NEWS SUNDAY: Marriage equality. Tony Perkins, President of the Family Research Council. Then, Election 2014 with Karl Rove and Joe Trippi. Roundtable: Brit Hume, Amy Walter, Carly Fiorina, Bob Woodward.

KORNACKI’S UP: Larry Pressler and Rick Weiland.

MELISSA HARRIS-PERRY: The Syllabus. Ebola/ISIS with Hillary Mann Leverett. Supreme Court Roundtable: Judith Browne Dianis, co-director of the Advancement Project. Ilya Somin, Law Professor at George Mason University and blogger at The Volokh Conspiracy. Akhil Reed Amar, Sterling Professor of Law and Political Science at Yale University. Caroline Fredrickson, president of American Constitution Society for Law & Policy. Then, Daisy Hernandez on her book A Cup of Water Under My Bed. Also, Dr. Ezekiel “die already” Emanuel.

MOYERS & COMPANY: Restoring an America That Has Lost Its Way. Reporter Bob Herbert on his new book, Losing Our Way, an intimate and heartrending portrait of America in economic despair.

NBC’S MEET THE PRESS: Ebola with National Security Advisor Susan Rice. Then, “Tom Brokaw will talk with Henry Kissinger, secretary of state in the Nixon administration, and James Baker, who was the nation’s top diplomat under President George H.W. Bush. New York Times‘ reporter Helen Cooper will discuss about Ebola and former Obama press secretary Robert Gibbs will be among the guests in a political roundtable.” (more…)

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