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This week on Ring of Fire:  Bill McKibben, author and founder of, will join us to talk about his recent Rolling Stone article “Global Warming’s Terrifying New Math.”

Author Guy Lawson will join us for a discussion on his new book “Sam Israel, The Secret Market, and Wall Street’s Wildest Con.”

Tyson Slocum, director of Public Citizen’s Energy Program will tell us why the US Chamber of Commerce is pushing fracking.

Mark Potok from the Southern Poverty Law Center will be here to tell us how right wing conspiracy theorists are pushing their hate-filled agenda against Obama.

Author Chris Mooney will tell us why our recent extreme weather events will be the new normal under climate change.

And Craig Holman from Public Citizen will talk to us about the DISCLOSE Act that would make political spending by corporations more transparent.

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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