The Janet Foster Show
The Janet Foster Show, hosted by Janet D. Foster, is a weekly political and newsworthy Podcast, featuring guests from a spectrum of experiences.
Contributors: Janet D. Foster
Category: News & Politics
Parental Advisory: Clean
Releases: Thursday 8am (EST)
Show Type: Podcast
Highlights of legendary activists who spoke at the events in Washington DC and in Los Angeles. Speeches by icons Gloria Steinem, Angela Davis, Lily Tomlin, and Jane Fonda are featured. Also, monthly throwback reading recommendations are announced.
Highlights and commentary of moments from week two of the new administration. National Prayer Breakfast, Apprentice Ratings and more colorful moments in the new administration. Also, a special segment on the pivotal questioning of Rex Tillerson during the confirmation hearings.
Analysis and review of the Sean Spicer’s press conference on the first full day of the Trump Administration. The use of “Alternative Facts” basically, are lies. Additional defense of inauguration attendance numbers in the National Mall on Friday in contrast to the millions of protesters nationwide which far exceeded the participation the next day. Summary […]
Recap of the Women’s March on DC. Review of speeches that captured the spirit and purpose of the walk. Speeches given by actress America Ferrera and Senator Kamala Harris (D-CA) are highlighted. Also discussed is the January “Throwback” book recommendation, “Leading from the Front: No Excuse Leadership Tactics for Women” written by Angie Morgan and […]
Discussion with author Ponce Ferguson about his book titled “Requiem for a Homeless: Tears and Tragedy of America’s Soldiers?
Discussion with author Ponce Ferguson about his book titled “Requiem For A Homeless: Tears and Tragedy of America’s Soldiers?
Discussion about key issues and situations to watch in 2017. Recommendations for past show episodes that cover issues that will surely be on everyone’s minds in the new year.
Listener Request: Top 10 sports events of 2016.
Monthly recommendation and book review. Throwback recommendation: “Our Patchwork Nation: The Surprising Truth About the Real America”. Authors Dante Chinni and James Gimpel PH.D describes the layout of 12 specific voting blocs that exist within America. Although this book was published in 2010, this work is relevant today in discussions about politics and is also […]
Monthly book recommendation and reaction to “The Liberal Redneck Manifesto: Draggin’ Dixie Outta the Dark”. The colorful and hilarious but factual work written by Trae Crowder, Corey Ryan Forrester and Drew Morgan.
Commentary and review of the 17 propositions Californians voted on in the 2016 election cycle. Only one of California’s propositions made national news when voters supported it, Legalizing Marijuana; however, there are several propositions that are worthy of national discussion and should be considered as a model for other states.
Commentary on the after effects of the 2016 election and thoughts on who became empowered by Republicans and what the DNC should consider if it ever wants to make a change from it’s bad strategy and leadership choices.