Podcast for February 13, 2010 Shows

Our guests were: Don Peck is a deputy managing editor of The Atlantic. Don's article, “How a New Jobless Era Will Transform America,” appears in the March issue. Mike Marqusee is an American writer who emigrated to Britain in 1971. Mike writes Level Playing Field, a column on politics and culture for The Hindu Sunday Read more

Podcast for Saturday, January 24, 2009 Shows

Kenneth Saltman is associate professor in the department of Educational Policy Studies and Research at DePaul University in Chicago. He is the author, most recently, of “Capitalizing on Disaster: Taking and Breaking Public Schools,” (Paradigm Publishers), and editor of Schooling and the Politics of Disaster (Routledge).In December, he wrote the article, “Obama’s Betrayal of Public Read more

Podcast for Saturday, November 29, 2008 Shows

Chris Hedges is a senior fellow at The Nation Institute and a Lecturer in the Council of the Humanities and the Anschutz Distinguished Fellow at Princeton University. Chris spent nearly two decades as a foreign correspondent in Central America, the Middle East, Africa and the Balkans. He is the author of the best selling “War Read more

Podcast for Saturday, April 14, 2007 Shows

Ben Dangl, author of "The Price of Fire: Resource Wars and Social Movements in Bolivia." (AK Press) Ben is an editor and writer at both Upside Down World (http://upsidedownworld.org/) and TowardsFreedom.com (http://www.towardfreedom.com/home/).Read an excerpt from Ben’s book re-titled, "The U.S. ‘War on Drugs’ Is an Assault on South America�s Poorest" at AlterNet. live in the Read more