Saturday Morning Talkies, for February 21, 2009 - 9:00am
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The 2/3 vote requirement and how it holds California hostage. Plus: entitlements (aka Social Security) on the block? Obama discusses it Monday---we discuss it today. Plus: today is the anniversary of the assassination of Malcolm X. We talk about his legacy.
Rick Jacobs, founder and chair, Courage Campaign.
Robert Borosage, Campaign for America's Future.
Kevin Alexander Gray, writer (Counterpunch, the Progressive, etc.); author (The Decline of Black POlitics: From Malcolm X to Barack Obama).
With host Kris Welch.