The Pete Kaliner Show

The Pete Kaliner Show

A daily podcast covering local, state, & national issues from Charlotte, North Carolina

09-26-2022--Hour3: Democrats one-party rule in Charlotte is a problem
September 26, 202200:34:1631.44 MB

09-26-2022--Hour3: Democrats one-party rule in Charlotte is a problem

Democrats in Charlotte-Mecklenburg have controlled the city and county governments for some 20 years. And while the politicians quoted in the Charlotte Observer story may deny it, party politics does influence policy.   Get exclusive content here!: https://thepetekalinershow.com/ See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

09-26-2022--Hour2: DOJ steps up raids on pro-lifers
September 26, 202200:31:5929.35 MB

09-26-2022--Hour2: DOJ steps up raids on pro-lifers

In a sign of the escalating aggression of the US government against pro-lifers, a well-known author and activist was arrested in an early morning raid at his home. According to LifeSite News, 48-year old Mark Houck, was arrested in front of his seven children and wife. Ryan-Marie, who is a homeschooling mother, described how the SWAT team of 25 to 30 FBI agents swarmed their property with around 15 vehicles at 7:05 a.m. this morning. Having quickly surrou...

09-26-2022--Hour1: UNC Charlotte Sikh student cuffed. Outrage ensues.
September 26, 202200:31:4829.19 MB

09-26-2022--Hour1: UNC Charlotte Sikh student cuffed. Outrage ensues.

A UNC Charlotte student was handcuffed as campus police investigated his religious ceremonial knife that he was wearing on his chest. From WSOC-TV: According to a message sent to the UNC Charlotte community Friday, campus police responded to a 911 call regarding someone with a knife Thursday. Once at the student union, officers approached the person and put them in handcuffs. During the interaction, the university said police took an item from the person ...

09-23-2022--Hour3: Term limits for SCOTUS judges?
September 23, 202200:29:5427.44 MB

09-23-2022--Hour3: Term limits for SCOTUS judges?

A proposal to impose term limits on the US Supreme Court might be more attractive if Democrats weren't trying to abolish the Electoral College.   Get exclusive content here!: https://thepetekalinershow.com/ See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

09-23-2022--Hour2: Stacy Abrams' Todd Akin moment
September 23, 202200:31:4329.1 MB

09-23-2022--Hour2: Stacy Abrams' Todd Akin moment

Georgia Democrat candidate for Governor Stacy Abrams claimed ultrasound technology was developed to allow men to control women's bodies. She told a panel discussion, "There is no such thing as a heartbeat at six weeks. It is a manufactured sound designed to convince people that men have the right to take control of a woman's body." Washington Post "fact checker" Glenn Kessler sprang to action... to defend Abrams. FWIW, "fetal heartbeat" is a misnomer. The...

09-23-2022--Hour1: Canceling student loans backfiring
September 23, 202200:30:5028.29 MB

09-23-2022--Hour1: Canceling student loans backfiring

President Joe Biden's proposal to cancel student loan debt is perceived as politically motivated and unfair by virtually every demographic in America. From Issues & Insights: By a margin of 59% to 32%, Americans agreed that Biden’s student-loan forgiveness plan “is unfair to those whose children are not in college or who have already paid for their kid’s education to have to pay for other people’s education.” Another 8% called themselves “unsure.” Per...

09-22-2022--Hour3: Addicted to sick & sad
September 22, 202200:27:5125.57 MB

09-22-2022--Hour3: Addicted to sick & sad

Who are spoonies and does this community of the chronically sick offer insights into the society at large?   Get exclusive content here!: https://thepetekalinershow.com/ See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

09-22-2022--Hour2: Former EcoHealth VP says they developed COVID-19
September 22, 202200:33:1230.46 MB

09-22-2022--Hour2: Former EcoHealth VP says they developed COVID-19

Andrew Huff, a former vice president for the EcoHealth Alliance, says the organization developed the SARS-COV2 virus that led to the global pandemic. "The process of developing SARS-COV2 was also described in detail in the proposal submitted to, and ultimately funded by, the National Institutes of Health (HHS NIH), The National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases (NIAID), by EcoHealth Alliance with the WIV and [University of North Carolina] liste...

09-22-2022--Hour1: Michelle Lewis - Unaffiliated candidate for US Senate
September 22, 202200:31:0128.46 MB

09-22-2022--Hour1: Michelle Lewis - Unaffiliated candidate for US Senate

Michelle Lewis is running US Senate in North Carolina as an Unaffiliated candidate. Under NC law, she qualified as an official write-in candidate. Lewis says she was motivated to run for office after the killing Andrew Brown by law enforcement in Pasquotank County. Also, the Washington Examiner reports: Police  officers across the nation are leaving their jobs because of the “defund the police” policies in cities, leaving personnel shortages and longer re...

09-21-2022--Hour3: Parents have every right to oppose K-12 lessons
September 21, 202200:30:2827.97 MB

09-21-2022--Hour3: Parents have every right to oppose K-12 lessons

It's becoming increasingly clear that too many people in the K-12 education industry don't see the activism of some teachers in the ranks. Parents who respond are not picking fights in the culture war. They're responding to it.   Get exclusive content here!: https://thepetekalinershow.com/ See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.