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Ring of Fire Radio with Farron Cousins

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Ring of Fire is a podcast hosted by Farron Cousins that began as a radio show in 2004 by Mike Papantonio. The show focuses on exposing corporate fat cats, polluters and media spinmeisters. Members get bonus content commercial free! [Become a Member today!](/ringoffire/join)

Ring of Fire is a podcast hosted by Farron Cousins that began as a radio show in 2004 by Mike Papantonio. The show focuses on exposing corporate fat cats, polluters and media spinmeisters. Members get bonus content commercial free! [Become a Member today!](/ringoffire/join)

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Pensacola, FL

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Ring of Fire is a podcast hosted by Farron Cousins that began as a radio show in 2004 by Mike Papantonio. The show focuses on exposing corporate fat cats, polluters and media spinmeisters. Members get bonus content commercial free! [Become a Member today!](/ringoffire/join)

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English

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Ring of Fire P.O. Box 12308 Pensacola, FL 32591 866-389-3473


Episodes

Episode 670: Dinner at Trump's House Goes Off the Rails!

12/2/2022
This week on Ring of Fire! Heather Digby Parton from Salon.com will be back with us to talk about Donald Trump's disturbing dinner with Kanye West and Nick Fuentes, as well as the Republican Party's plan to conduct an autopsy on their own Party to determine why voters don't like them. Mike Lindell thinks he has what it takes to run the Republican Party and is challenging Ronna McDaniel to be the GOP Chair. Herschel Walker can't seem to figure out what state he lives in, and that could...

Duration:00:40:24

Episode 669: Audience Participation Episode with Farron

11/18/2022
This week on Ring of Fire! Donald Trump is running for President, but he can't run away from all of the investigations he's facing. And things aren't looking good for him in the New York tax fraud trial. COVID deaths may have played a larger role in the midterms than previously thought, according to a new study. We'll explain how the GOP's decision to let their base die may have cost them several seats. And we've got another Q&A for you! Will Clarence Thomas be impeached? Is Trump going...

Duration:00:48:20

Episode 668: Midterm Mayhem with Digby!

11/10/2022
This week on Ring of Fire! Midterm Mayhem continues! The final results of this year's midterm races might not be known for another week, but we know enough about the results to be able to say with certainty that the "Red Wave" didn't happen. Heather Digby Parton from Salon.com will be here to run through the good, the bad, and the ugly about this year's races and what it could mean for 2024.

Duration:01:04:29

Episode 667: Election Preview; How Will Dems Fair in the Midterms

11/4/2022
This Week on Ring of Fire! Heather Digby Parton from Salon.com will join us for a discussion about what to expect from next week's midterms - should Democrats be as worried as the polls are telling us, or will there be surprises for us on election night? She'll also talk to us about the attack on Paul Pelosi and the disgusting response from Republicans.

Duration:00:41:03

Episode 666: "Best of" Can The January 6th Hearings Help Democrats In The Midterms?

10/28/2022
This Week on Ring of Fire! The Right Wing world is freaking out over the revelations from the January 6th Committee's televised hearings, and it is going to take a lot of effort on their part to dig themselves out of this hole. With more hearings on the horizon - and a public that actually seems interested - these events could impact voters ahead of the midterms. Jesse Dollemore, host of the I Doubt It Podcast, will discuss the hearings with us this week.

Duration:00:54:27

EPISODE 665: Mystery Guest Revealed

10/21/2022
As Farron spends time at Mass Torts Made Perfect in Las Vegas this week, he runs into a familiar voice.

Duration:00:47:10

Episode 664: Q&A with Farron

10/14/2022
This Week on Ring of Fire! We're taking YOUR questions for our Q&A episode this week, talking about all of the things that YOU want to talk about.

Duration:00:35:40

Episode 663: How to Poison American Drinking Water and Get Away With It!

10/6/2022
This week on Ring of Fire! Investigative reporter Jordan Chariton from Status Coup News will be here to talk about two very important issues: The Michigan officials that are being let off the hook for the Flint water scandal, and the recent fires at Amazon warehouses that are leaving workers terrified to go to work.

Episode 662: Democrats Over Confident?

9/30/2022
This week on Ring of Fire! The Democratic Party might be falling into a trap by thinking that Trump's legal problems are going to lead them to victories in the midterms. Max Burns from Third Degree Strategies will be here to tell us how Democrats can avoid that trap. A report from The Washington Post says that career prosecutors at the DOJ are recommending NO charges against Matt Gaetz - we'll explain what's happening with that. Herschel Walker tries to awkwardly dismiss the fact that he...

Episode 661: NY AG Files Lawsuit Against Trump; Desantis Publicity Stunt Backfiring?

9/23/2022
This week on Ring of Fire! Donald Trump's bad week just kept getting worse, and we'll give you all the details about the New York lawsuit and what it could mean for the future of Trump's empire. Ron DeSantis is now facing a class action lawsuit and a criminal investigation for his political stunt of shipping asylum-seekers to Martha's Vineyard. Journalist Judd Legum will be here to explain all the details of that case. A former Trump aide admitted to the January 6th Committee that Matt...

Episode 660: Trump Again in Hot Water

9/16/2022
This week on Ring of Fire! Donald Trump's legal problems seem to be getting worse by the day, and now he's facing an investigation in the Senate over possible abuses of power by politicizing his Department of Justice to go after his enemies. Heather Digby Parton from Salon.com will be here to give us all the details.

Episode 659: Trump's Media Company Closing Doors? College Tuition Forgiveness Rattles Republicans

9/9/2022
This week on Ring of Fire! The deal to buy Donald Trump's Truth Social (and his entire fledgling media group) is on ice, and that could mean that Truth Social's days are numbered. We'll explain why the social media network might not be around by the end of the year. Republicans across the country are scanning through legal textbooks and existing laws to find ANYTHING they can use to challenge President Biden's student loan debt forgiveness. If they succeed, not only will millions suffer,...

Episode 658: How Racists Prefer Tik Tok

9/2/2022
This week on Ring of Fire! Donald Trump's legal problems took another turn for the worse this week when the DOJ submitted a court filing that essentially spelled out all the crimes he could be charged with. We'll bring you the latest details. Olivia Little from Media Matters For America will be here to tell us how white nationalists and other right wing extremists are circumventing Tik Tok's regulations in order to spread their hateful content.

Duration:00:26:33

Episode 657: Trump Legal Troubles in Full Swing

8/25/2022
This week on Ring of Fire! Donald Trump's legal problems are somehow getting worse by the day, and his legal team has no idea how to fight the onslaught of investigations - and Trump isn't making it any easier for them. Salon.com's Heather Digby Parton will join us with the latest details.

Episode 656: What's Next for Trump

8/19/2022
This week on Ring of Fire! Cliff Schecter, author and host of The Takedown on YouTube, will be here to talk about the very bad weeks that Donald Trump has had recently, and why things are likely to only get worse from here.

Duration:00:32:49

Episode 655: Q&A's This Week

8/11/2022
This Week on Ring of Fire! We're taking YOUR questions for our Q&A episode this week, talking about all of the things that YOU want to talk about. Will Trump end up in prison? Are Kavanaugh's days on the Supreme Court numbered? How do fight the conservative media machine? All of these questions, and many more, will be answered this week!

Duration:00:36:39

Episode 654: How Corporations Play a Roll in Human Trafficking

8/5/2022
This week on Ring of Fire! We'll be taking a deep dive into the growing problem of human trafficking, and we'll be speaking with survivors Carissa Phelps and Alicia Tappan who have used their experiences to help others not only escape that life, but also to hold those responsible accountable. Andrew Yang's "Forward Party" is up and running, but is it really the third party option that Americans have been clamoring for? Donald Trump had some pretty decent victories in Tuesday's primaries,...

Duration:00:31:09

Episode 653: Slim Chance of Owning a House?

7/29/2022
This week on Ring of Fire! Jordan Uhl, host of Deep Dive on The Young Turks and co-host of The Insurgents Podcast, will be here to talk about how Wall Street bankers are taking over the housing market and pricing millions of Americans - an entire generation - out of home ownership. Matt Gaetz's attack on a pro-choice activist backfired spectacularly this week and ended up raising close to $1 million for abortion services. We'll bring you the details. The DOJ announced that they are...

Duration:00:25:56

Episode 652: Inflation or Corporate Greed; OAN Channel in Hot Water

7/22/2022
This week on Ring of Fire! Donald Trump is STILL trying to overturn the results of the 2020 election, even though twenty months have passed. Republican Assembly Speaker Robin Vos revealed this week that Trump called him just one week ago with his latest request - we'll bring you the details. Jordan Chariton from Status Coup News will be here to tell us about his travels around the country where he's talking with working class Americans about their struggles to deal with rising inflation...

Duration:00:39:40

Episode 651: Your Questions Answered!

7/15/2022
This week on Ring of Fire! We're having a Q&A week and talking about all of the issues that our viewers and listeners want to talk about! Will Clarence Thomas get impeached? Can Ron DeSantis be stopped? Is Donald Trump finished? How can we be a better ally to our LGBTQ+ friends and family? All of these questions, and many more, will be answered on this week's show!

Duration:00:26:18