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:  We’ll be hearing a collection of interviews from last week’s Netroots Nation event in Providence, Rhode Island:

Senator Sheldon Whitehouse will discuss his efforts to help reform our campaign finance system.

Senator Sherrod Brown from Ohio will discuss the student loan epidemic that is economically crippling college graduates.

Dave Zirin, political sportswriter for The Nation and Edge of, will be here to tell us about the dangers that high school and college football players face, and why no one is talking about that issue.

And Joel Rubin from the Ploughshares Fund will give us the latest details on the situation regarding Iran’s nuclear programs.

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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