The Nine Circles of Hell!: Sunday Morning Edition! Nine Circles of Hell!

Writings from the past week by past guests of This is Hell! … Uri Avnery, “Why Rouhani Is a Nightmare for the Mossad” Phyllis Bennis, “Reading Obama’s Iran Speech” Glenn Greenwald, “Brian Williams’ Iran propaganda” Wnenonah Hauter, “For Democrats Nationwide, Pennsylvania Offers a Lens on the Widening Rift Over Fracking” Timothy Kerr, “Verizon’s Outrageous Plot Read more

Podcast for June 18, 2011 Shows

Saturday, June 18, 2011, This is Hell! broadcast a live and completely uninterrupted four hour show on WNUR 89.3FM, Chicago’s Sound Experiment. Your bitter blind broke gap-toothed radio show host Chuck Mertz interviewed: Laura Carlsen is director of the Mexico City-based Americas Program of the Center for International Policy and a columnist at Foreign Policy Read more

Best of This is Hell!: 2010, Part One Shows

“The Best of This is Hell!: 2010, Part One” featured interviews broadcast earlier this year with … art historian Simon Schama, economist Moshe Adler Atlantic writer Don Peck on “How a New Jobless Era Will Transform America’ founder and chairman of the Cancer Prevention Coalition Dr. Samuel Epstien Just Detention International’s Cynthia Totten Lapham Quarterly’s Read more

Podcast for July 17 Shows

During our special ‘Best of’ edition’ we played interviews including … From March 13 … Melvin Goodman is the national security and intelligence columnist for truthout.org. Melvin’s most recent writing at truthout includes, Too Much Bang, Bang: The Need to Demilitarize US ‘National Security’,” “The Secret History of Gen. Alexander Haig,” and the two-parter, “President Read more

Podcast for March 20, 2010 Shows

Our guests were: Lewis Lapham is editor of Lapham’s Quarterly and the former editor of Harper’s Magazine, Lewis is the author of, most recently, “Pretensions to Empire: Notes on the Criminal Folly of the Bush Administration” (New Press). This week, Lewis posted the Lapham's Quarterly article, “The Great White Whale in San Francisco Bay: Or How the Read more