Riane Eisler, author of The Chalice and the Blade and other books, was interviewed on Positively Revolting Talk Radio on October 5th, 2007 by hosts Ani Haines and Melodie Silverwolf. The topic was her new book, The Real Wealth of Nations: Creating a Caring Economics. (This program was edited to remove membership drive fund-raising talk.)
Stephen Zunes who writes for Foreign Policy in Focus (www.fpif.org) talks with Bill Resnick about the impact of US foreign policy in the Middle East and what lies ahead. The Well-read Red presents revisits the class structure of capitalist society. The Movie Moles comment on "Reel Bad Arabs", a documentary about the demeaning depiction of Arabs in movies. Larry Bowlden reviews "Making it Up" by Penelope Lively. And there are two light, satirical pieces about recent political actions.
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A large protest that blocked Independence Avenue in Washington D-C ended yesterday with the arrest of 59 people. Using bikes and non-violent methods the group of citizens successfully stopped traffic for two hours in protest of the war. To find out more I spoke with Rachel Howtfrom Students For a Democratic Society.