Hosted by Denise Morris, this episode covers a wide variety of topics: the current situation in Egypt, an imaginary encounter between Nietzsche and Freud in Vienna, an upcoming workshop on surviving and thriving in oppressive times, and how Studs Terkel dealt with agents of McCarthyism in the 1950s.
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1. Middle-east expert Stephen Zunes talks with Old Mole Bill Resnick about Egypt and its prospects for democratic change.
2. Book Mole Larry Bowlden discusses Irving D. Yalom's 1992 novel When Nietzsche Wept.
3. Fabian Romero and the Old Mole's Joe Clement discuss an upcoming workshop on "Self-Preservation in Times of Oppression"
4. Studs Terkel's dealings with the FBI and the House Un-American Activities Commitee is recalled for us by Old Mole Alan Wieder.