Political Perspectives

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Every Wednesday from 9:00 AM to 10:00 AM.

News and views on current politics.

Different hosts each week bring a variety of guests and topics.

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Medea Benjamin on KBOO

Airs at: Wed, 06/27/2018 at 9:00am - 10:00am
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  Linda Olson-Osterlund is joined by CODEPINK co-founder Medea Benjamin to discuss her new book Inside Iran: The Real History and Politics of the Islamic Republic of Iran.  Ms. Benjamin just returned from South Korea where she's helping to mobilize the peace movement to su... Read more

Pushout: The Criminalization of Black Girls in Schools

Airs at: Wed, 06/20/2018 at 9:00am - 10:00am
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  The Criminalization of Black Girls in Schools is an examination of the experiences of black girls across the country whose intricate lives are misunderstood, highly judged "by teachers, administrators, and the justice system "and degraded by the very institutions charged... Read more

Ebony and Ivy: Race, Slavery, and the Troubled History of America's Universities

Airs at: Wed, 06/13/2018 at 9:00am - 10:00am
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  Today, a special one-hour interview with MIT professor of history, Craig S. Wilder. We discuss his book, "Ebony and Ivy: Race, Slavery, and the Troubled History of America's Universities." Professor Wilder reveals the all to hidden relationship between some of the countr... Read more

Project Censored

Airs at: Wed, 05/30/2018 at 9:00am - 10:00am
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  Discussions on the corporate media's depiction of Russia, a new documentary about 'fake news,' and rising voter discontent.  Hosts: Nolan Higdon, Nicholas Baham III, Desiree McSwain. Producer: Mitch Scorza.  Read more

Political Perspectives on 05/23/18

Airs at: Wed, 05/23/2018 at 9:00am - 10:00am
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Political Perspectives on 05/16/18

Airs at: Wed, 05/16/2018 at 9:00am - 10:00am
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Political Perspectives on 05/09/18

Airs at: Wed, 05/09/2018 at 9:00am - 10:00am
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Giants - The Global Power Elite

Airs at: Wed, 04/25/2018 at 9:00am - 10:00am
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Project Censored   On this week's show, we present a recent talk, "Giants - The Global Power Elite," given by Peter Phillips at Sonoma State University this past March. Extending the ideas of C. Wright Mills to the 21st century, Peter Phillips contends that a few hundred ... Read more

Political Perspectives on 04/18/18

Airs at: Wed, 04/18/2018 at 9:00am - 10:00am
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RALPH NADER: Social Justice Week Lecture Series

Airs at: Wed, 04/11/2018 at 9:00am - 10:00am
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Project Censored Show   On this week's program, we hear a recent speech by the legedary political activist and consumer-rights advocate Ralph Nader. Nader outlines some of the most critical problems facing Americans, including exorbitant military spending, out-of-control ... Read more