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Blocking academic freedom / Big unelected government / Striking student debt / PLUS: Nordic views of climate change, Fracking the Gulf of Mexico and Playing the good cop!
Iraq’s post-occupational violence / Global shipping explored / American cubicle culture explained / PLUS: Translating Scottish independence into Irish, Chikungunya FAQ and Henry Kissinger’s ghost squatting evermore.
Slutwalking Chicago / De-powering Gaza / Gaming Ukraine / Whitening small-town USA / PLUS: Brazil in translation, Argentina held hostage and the mirror looks back!
Escaping America’s prison system / Doing business in North Korea / How Nixon gave birth to Reagan / PLUS: Migration through Mexico, Kim Jong-il unleaked and Snowpierced!
Live reports from Tel Aviv and Gaza / 70 years Middle East history in 50 minutes / Happiness for deeply suspicious / PLUS: Rolling back renewable energy in Ohio and Jeff Dorchen chooses his chosen people.
Lovecraftian capital in the 21st century / North Korea’s hidden economic boom / TTIP, TISA, TPP- WTF? / PLUS: Cricket in English, Free speech at Corp State and Monkey Pawing that new ape movie.
NSA targets have a face / Children in prison become adults in prison / Punk politics in Reykjavik PLUS: Getting Brazil wrong, Afghan election disputed, Middle East dick talks
Building a new Latin America / Ghost hunting the recession / De-fogging the Constitution / PŁUS: Net neutrality F5′d
Supreme Courting the law / Surveying the political cashscape / David Petraeus’s fracking fieldtrip / PLUS: Fishing on the Ukraine border, Sex and work and sexwork, and biting the invisible hand.
Syria’s last battle / Neoliberalism’s undefeated streak / Chicago’s weed future / PLUS: Nordic innovation and the outcast’s guide to social bonds.
Down the TIF drain / Life in inner-city lockdown / Behind the CIA’s Guantanamo “suicides” / PLUS: Fast food strikes go global and the real tragedy at the 9/11 museum.
Sex work as work / Cold War by consensus / Memories of the Beat / PLUS: Hungary election update, indigenous women vs World Bank, and GoyimFM