Podcast for Saturday, September 5, 2009 Shows

Danny Weil has written a three-part series on charter schools for Counterpunch. Danny is an attorney with thirty years experience as well as a union organizer. Danny is also a former primary school teacher in Los Angeles and works as an educational and organizational management consultant. He is currently director of the Critical Thinking Institute, Read more

Podcast for Saturday, August 29, 2009 Shows

We broadcast ‘The Best of This is Hell!: 2005-2009′ featuring the following interviews: from September 17, 2005, author and professor Norman Finkelstein; from September 30 2006, Rolling Stone columnist Matt Taibbi; from October 21, 2006; Harper’s editor Ken Silverstein; from June 30 2007, former member of the National Security Council Roger Morris; and from January Read more

Podcast for Saturday, August 22, 2009 Shows

live from Beirut, Rami Khouri is the Director of the Issam Fares Institute of Public Policy and International Affairs at the American University of Beirut as well as editor-at-large of the Beirut-based Daily Star newspaper, published throughout the Middle East with the International Herald Tribune. You can find all Rami’s work at the Daily Star Read more

Podcast for Saturday, August 15, 2009 Shows

‘This is Hell! Goes To Pot: The Best of Our War on Drugs Coverage.’ Interviews included: from January 31, 2009, Paul Armentano is the deputy director of NORML and the NORML Foundation. He is also the co-author of the forthcoming book “Marijuana Is Safer: So Why Are We Driving People To Drink?,” which will be Read more

Podcast for Saturday, August 8, 2009 Shows

In honor of producer Drew Colglazier – who is leaving This is Hell! after six years – it’s ‘The Best of Drew Colglazier.’ Interviews that Drew selected include: from April 14, 2007, Mahmood Mamdani, Herbert Lehman Professor of Government and a professor of anthropology at Columbia University. His most recent book is “Good Muslim, Bad Read more