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Mark Engler is an analyst with Foreign Policy in Focus (http://www.fpif.org). Mark writes for the Democracy Uprising web site (http://www.democracyuprising.com/) and serves as a commentator for the Institute for Public Accuracy and for the Mainstream Media Project. Mark is an activist as well as a writer and has worked with the Arias Foundation for Peace Read more
http://www.folkstreams.net Blurb from this very cool site – “ANational Preserve of Documentary Films about American Roots Culturesstreamed with essays about the traditions and filmmaking. The siteincludes transcriptions, study and teaching guides, suggested readings,and links to related websites.” – I really like the Alan Lomax vids!
Black Agenda Report (http://www.blackagendareport.com) managing editor Bruce Dixon talked with us about his article, "Impeachment Democrats, Antiwar Democrats, Count-Every-Vote Democrats Vs. Democratic Party Leaders." Julia Whitty wrote the story, "The Thirteenth Tipping Point News: 12 global disasters and 1 powerful antidote," for the November/December issue of Mother Jones. Julia has been making nature documentaries for the Read more
award-winning investigative journalist Robert Parry who broke many of the Iran-Contra scandal stories for The Associated Press and Newsweek, talked about his most recent writings on the elections at Consortiumnews.com (http://www.consortiumnews.com/index.html). Those stories include "America’s Slide to Totalitarianism," "Bush Will Say Anything," "America’s Point of No Return" and "Al-Qaeda Wants Republicans to Win." Bob’s most Read more
David Rosen is completing the manuscript for "Perversions: America’s Secret Passion for Deviant Sexual Pleasures." He is author of, most recently, "Sex & the City of Orgies," a book review of "Sex in the City: An Illustrated History" (by Alison Maddex) and "NYCSEX: How New York City Transformed Sex in America" (New York Museum of Read more