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9:15 – Writer Patrick Lawrence sees disaster and betrayal in the new US-Turkey military deal.

Patrick wrote the article Our monumental Turkey blunder: Who put the American exceptionalists back in charge? for Salon.



10:05 – N+1 editor Richard Beck examines the mass hysteria of 80s era child sex abuse scares.

Richard is author of the new book We Believe the Children: A Moral Panic in the 1980s from PublicAffairs.


11:05 – Journalist Steve Horn covers the cynical politics behind Milwaukee’s new stadium deal.

Steve posted the Truthdig report Gov. Walker and the Democrats’ Dance: Shady Politics Behind the Milwaukee Bucks Arena.



11:35 – Writer Sarah Jaffe reminds everybody that politicians are politicians, not our friends.

Sarah wrote the article  Politicians Are Not Our Friends for Dame Magazine.



12:05 – Cultural critic Henry Giroux explores violence and desire at the heart of neoliberalism.

Henry is author of the new City Lights Press book Disposable Futures: The Seduction of Violence in the Age of Spectacle.


12:45 – Jeff Dorchen waxes gassy on the subject of vaporware.

Jeff delivers an all new Moment of Truth.