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Special Programming: Public Affairs on 01/29/10

Airs at: Fri, 01/29/2010 at 7:00am - 8:30pm
Membership Drive Special: One Year Later – Where Do We Go From Here? It’s been one year since the inauguration of President Barack Obama. How have progressive goals and proposals fared under his administration? Where do progressives go from here? What’s the future of activis... Read more

Christmas Day Bombing Attempt--A False Flag Operation?

Airs at: Thu, 01/21/2010 at 9:30am - 10:00am
Produced for Fight the Empire
Host Per Fagereng interviews investigative reporter Wayne Madsen about whether the Christmas Day bombing attempt was a false flag operation. CD-1538 Read more

More Talk Radio on 01/18/10

Airs at: Mon, 01/18/2010 at 8:00am - 9:00am
Produced for More Talk Radio
Guest host Marianne Barisonek interviews author and activist Raj Patel about his new book, "The Value of Nothing: How to Reshape Market Society and Redefine Democracy." Raj Patel, the author of Stuffed and Starved, is an activist and academic who has been hailed as "a visi... Read more

More Talk Radio on 1/11/10

Airs at: Mon, 01/11/2010 at 12:00am
Produced for More Talk Radio
Hosts Celeste Carey and Cecil Prescod look at the fate of China, the United States, the Global South, and planet with guest Michael T. Klare, whose recent article on TomDispatch is "The Second Decade, The World in 2020" http://www.tomdispatch.com/archive/175186/ Michael Kl... Read more

Radiozine on 12/21/09

Airs at: Mon, 12/21/2009 at 11:30am - 12:00pm
Produced for Radiozine
Host Joe Uris interviews columnist and author Barbara Ehrenreich about her latest book, Bright-sided: How the Relentless Promotion of Positive Thinking Has Undermined America. She suggests that the  invasion of Iraq and the economic crisis may be connected to American self-... Read more

Fight the Empire on 12/31/09

Airs at: Thu, 12/31/2009 at 9:30am - 10:00am
Produced for Fight the Empire
Host Per Fagereng speaks with information activist Lisa Pease about her recent article "Can Obama Face the Unspeakable?" CD-2088 Read more

Political Perspectives on 12/16/09

Airs at: Wed, 12/16/2009 at 9:00am - 9:30am
Produced for Political Perspectives
Focus on Palestine-Israel - Dan Fleshler: Transforming the Israel Lobby: The Limits of Its Power and the Potential for Change. Host Will Seaman interviews Dan Fleshler, a media and public affairs strategist, who spends much of his free time trying to convince the American ... Read more

Evening News on 12/14/09

Airs at: Mon, 12/14/2009 at 12:00am
Produced for Evening News
Dr. Don Thieman, a former medical director at Regence Bluecross Blueshield of Oregon says people have nothing to fear in the current push to reform healthcare. By and large those in government have our interests at heart much more than people in the insurance industry, he s... Read more

Special Programming: Public Affairs on 11/30/09

Airs at: Mon, 11/30/2009 at 8:00am - 8:00pm
  WHOSE STREETS? OUR STREETS!! On November 30th, 1999, the streets of Seattle were taken over by a people's revolt, the first of what would be many such uprisings against the secretive economic policies of the World Trade Organization,  Both inside and outside of the Seat... Read more

Fight the Empire on 10/01/09

Airs at: Thu, 10/01/2009 at 9:00am - 9:30am
Produced for Fight the Empire
Host Per Fagereng interviews David Swanson, co-founder of AfterDowningStreet.org and author of the new book, “Daybreak: Undoing the Imperial Presidency and Forming a More Perfect Union.” CD-2082 Read more