Advocate and Activate

6 segments

As chair of the Financial Crisis Inquiry Commission, Phil Angelides found fault with banks that engaged in risky lending. Now he reacts to the Occupy Wall Street movement and the euro zone debt crisis. Then, WNYC’s Bob Hennelly reviews election results from New Jersey; and Nada Prouty, former FBI special agent and covert operations officer for the CIA, talks about being accused of treason after 9/11. Plus: an EPA watchlist tracks industrial pollution offenders; and environmental advocate Erin Brockovich talks about fiction and activism.