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November 16th, 2013 – The Tea Party invades This is Hell!. Our radio hero Chuck Mertz spends four hours dodging silly hats and government shutdowns to uncover the right wing thoughts and policies still shaping our world. Is ruined a shape? Featuring a special in-studio appearance by The Radical Pessimist, Kevan Harris! Guests: Sociologist Theda Read more
Victoria Brittain reveals ‘The Forgotten Women of the War on Terror,’ Kevin Gosztola reports on the Bradley Manning trial, Chavala Madlena finds ‘Pentagon’s link to Iraqi torture centers,’ Noam Chomsky wonders if ‘Will Capitalism Destroy Civilization?,’ and Paul Pillar tells us what’s ‘Breeding Anti-US Suspicions.’
Contributors John K. Wilson talks politics and Elvis DeMorrow tells us what’s in the Konspiracy Korner.
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It’s the Second Annual This is Hell! Holiday Office Party!
The staff of This is Hell! celebrated our inaugural Summer Boat Party Special live from the SS Merkin anchored offshore from WNUR’s studios in Lake Michigan.
Laura Rozen talked Syria and Iran, David Shulman on ‘being an illegal alien in your own land,’ Tom Philpott on agriculture and climate change, and Noel Ortega gave ‘A Main Street Fix for Wall Street’s Failure.’
The Radical Pessimist, Kevan Harris, gave us a piece of his mind.
John K. Wilson talked politics.
Jeff Dorchen delivered a Moment of Truth.
Host Chuck Mertz interviewed United for a Fair Economy executive director Brian Miller on ‘The Self-Made Myth,’ author Ravi Palat live from Spain on the ‘Indignados,’ and CANG8′s Andy Thayer live from the People’s Summit, a week prior to next weekend’s NATO Summit protests here in Chicago.
This Saturday, This is Hell! host Chuck Mertz interviews economist Richard D. Wolff, author Michael Klare, and ecosocialist Ian Angus. Our irregular correspondents will be David ‘The Cynical Optimist’ Skalinder, author John K. Wilson, and Jeff Dorchen delivers a Moment of Truth.
Yesterday, Saturday, August 27, This is Hell! aired a live, completely uninterrupted and unedited, four hour broadcast at 9AM (US central time) on Chicago’s Sound Expermient, WNUR 89.3 FM, streaming live and now podcast shortly here. Your bitter blind broke gap-toothed radio show host Chuck Mertz interviewed: Michael Lind is Policy Director of New America’s Read more
Saturday, June 4, 2011, This is Hell! aired a live four hour broadcast beginning at 9 AM (US central) on WNUR 89.3 FM, Chicago’s Sound Experiment.. Your bitter blind broke gap-toothed radio show host Chuck Mertz interviewed Molly Molloy is a research librarian at New Mexico State University in Las Cruces and co-author of the Read more
Last week, due to circumstances beyond our control, we were unable to broadcast. This week, because of technical issues at the station, we are playing a ‘Best of This is Hell!’ This is Hell! returns with a new live four hour broadcast next Satuday, March 26. This week, your bitter blind broke gap-toothed radio show Read more
The ‘Best of This is Hell!: 2010, Part Three‘ featured interviews from last year with … Melvin Goodman is the national security and intelligence columnist for truthout.org. Heather Rogers, author of, “Green Gone Wrong: How the Economy is Undermining the Environmental Revolution” Greta Christina is the author of “Bending,” an erotic novella that’s part of the Read more