Podcast for Saturday, September 26, 2009 Shows

Stephen Glain is a weekly columnist for the Abu Dhabi English-language paper The National and a regular contributor to the London-based Al Majallah magazine. Stephen has been a business reporter for the South China Morning Post and a foreign correspondent for the Wall Street Journal. His book, “Mullahs, Merchants, and Militants: The Economic Collapse of Read more

Website of the Week for September 19, 2009 Website of the Week

http://dashndem.com The two Royal Academy of Arts students responsible for this siteexplain themselves “From remote controlled roller skates which placethe artists fate in the hands of the audience, to a machine thatproffers soft scoop ice cream depending on the perceived happiness ofthe user, to a workshop teaching primary school children political spinand the art of Read more

Podcast for Saturday, September 19, 2009 Shows

Thomas Frank is a regular columnist for the Wall Street Journal. Tom’s latest book is “The Wrecking Crew: How Conservatives Rule” (Metropolitan Books). Tom’s earlier book, “What The Matter With Kansas,” has been made into a documentary. Joe Winston, the director of the new film, joined us live in-studio.Show times through Thursday, are 6:15 PM Read more

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