832: Hackstory Shows


CIA secrecy on trial / Tropical Sadness / Burma’s resistance fighters / NYPD Union lessons / Running after Haiti’s quake / The free market’s final solution / Entropy loses steam

Stop wildlife parts trade Website of the Week

URL Labs’ Website Of The Week: http://wildaid.org/ WildAid is dedicated to the end the illegal wildlife trade by focusing on the reduction of demand, and by employing high profile celebrities like Yao Ming and Jackie Chan and media savvy campaigns to stem demand for wildlife parts and products like shark fins and ivory.

The real best way to travel Website of the Week

URL Labs’ Website Of The Week: http://googlesightseeing.com/ Website quote:  ”Amazing satellite and aerial images from Google Earth, and the funniest sightings on Google Maps Street View. Why bother seeing the world for real?”

829: Supply Chains Shows


Slavery jumpstarts American capitalism / Profiling Palestinian resistance / Walking away from war / Microbrew macroeconomics / PLUS: Fracking the public and Torturing Cheney logic

Spacey Website of the Week

URL Labs’ Website Of The Week: http://www.pbs.org/wgbh/nova/next/ NOVA’s science journalism website.

828: Más Kapital Shows


Islamic State’s modern rise / Post-capitalist progress / PLUS: Finding Ferguson in Brazil, Harvesting opium in Afghanistan, Third World First World problems and the Give/get conundrum.

Chuck’s End of Year Favorite Book List! Announcements


This holiday season Chuck is celebrating the gift of literacy by holding his favorite books of 2014 right up to his face, which is how he has to read things because he’s blind. We all have our hardships, but if one of yours is not having any books to read, then see below:   Steve Read more