Podcast for Saturday, October 27, 2007 Shows

investigative journalist Greg Palast (http://www.gregpalast.com) returned to This is Hell to discuss his most recent writing on the California wildfires and the new revelations in what was once called Rathergate. Dahr Jamail, author of "Beyond The Green Zone: Dispatches from an Unembedded Journalist in Occupied Iraq," (Haymarket). Read Dahr’s most recent writing at http://www.dahrjamailiraq.com. More Read more

Website of the Week for October 20, 2007 Website of the Week

http://ted.com Home to the TED (Technology, Entertainmentand Design) conferences. Tons of great videos of past conferencespeakers, including some of my favorite nerd weirdos, like this year’sStephen Pinker, Theo Jansen, and Hod Lipson and his self-aware robots.

Podcast for Saturday, October 20, 2007 Shows

Paul Cruickshank is a fellow at New York University’s Law School’s Center on Law and Security (http://www.lawandsecurity.org/).Paul will discuss the article he co-wrote with another past guest, Peter Bergen, entitled, "Al Qaeda: Self-Fulfilling Prophecy: Bush administration propaganda notwithstanding, Al Qaeda was not a factor in Iraq before the U.S. invasion. But it is now—and any Read more

Podcast for Saturday, October 13, 2007 Shows

live from Mexico City, Laura Carlsen is the director of the Americas Policy Program at the International Relations Center. Laura has been working as an analyst and writer in Mexico for over two decades. Her recent writing at the time of this interview included the articles, "Plan Mexico and the Billion Dollar Drug Deal," "Opposition Read more