Podcast for Saturday, May 17, 2008
- journalist Robert Parry, whose work can be found at ConsortiumNews.com, returns to This is Hell! In 1984, Bob won the prestigious Polk Award for National Reporting by breaking many of the Iran-Contra stories for Newsweek and The Associated Press. His recent columns include, “Danger: Tough Talk and Wishful Thinking,” and the Alternet piece, “Dire Consequences with a McCain Supreme Court?” You can support Consortiumnews and donate by clicking here.
- Dahr Jamail, author of “Beyond The Green Zone: Dispatches from an Unembedded Journalist in Occupied Iraq,” (Haymarket). He posted the article, “US presidents-to-be in denial,” at Le Monde Diplomatique this week. And last Friday, he posted the story, “Corruption Eats Into Food Rations,” for the Inter Press Service News Agency. Dahr was profiled at the Guardian Thursday in an article entitled, “‘I wanted to report on where the silence was‘.”