This week’s Ring of Fire, hosted by Robert F. Kennedy Jr., Mike Papantonio and Sam Seder: Saturdays at 3 o’clock Eastern, rebroadcasts Sunday nights at 8 pm Eastern

This week on Ring of Fire: Senator Bernie Sanders will join us to talk about the right wing assault on Social Security.

Investigative journalist Greg Palast will be here to tell us about his new book “Vultures’ Picnic.”

Truth-Out investigative journalist Mike Ludwig will join us to discuss the out of state corporate money that flooded Ohio during the Senate Bill 5 campaign.

Mother Jones reporter Andy Kroll will talk with us about the SB 5 victory in Ohio this week.

Attorney Leo Thomas will weigh in on the Penn State sex abuse scandal.’s Irin Carmon will join us to talk about the victory in Mississippi this week that allowed women to keep control over their own bodies.

Ben Adler from The Nation will give us the latest on Herman Cain, and we’ll find out why the Tea Party continues to support him, in spite of the increasing number of sexual harassment claims.

And Alternet senior writer Joshua Holland will join us for a discussion on the widening income gap in America.

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Farron Cousins is the executive editor of The Trial Lawyer magazine and a contributing writer at He is the co-host / guest host for Ring of Fire Radio. His writings have appeared on Alternet, Truthout, and The Huffington Post. Farron received his bachelor's degree in Political Science from the University of West Florida in 2005 and became a member of American MENSA in 2009. Follow him on Twitter @farronbalanced