2 years ago
George Zornick undoes the Obama Social Security myths, Michael Hudson on #OffshoreLeaks, Rami Khouri talks US media coverage of Iran, and Roger Cavazos decodes North Korea.
Correspondents will be Dan Litchfield who talks energy, Danny Muller on activism, and Jeff Dorchen delivers a Moment of Truth.
Sunday Morning Edition! includes writing by past guests Peter van Buren, Juan Cole, Chrystia Freeland, Glenn Greenwald, Rami Khouri, Michael Klare, Chris Mooney, Vijay Prashad, and Joan Walsh.
This Saturday, Chuck Mertz interviews Juan Cole on the world’s rational disappointment with President Obama, Dabo Guan on China’s underestimated pollution, Stephen Walt on George W. Obama, and Rami Khouri on Syria.
Susan Kang and Trevor Ewen will be this week’s irregular correspondents.
Richard Norwood and Spencer “Thunderball” Thayer are this weekend’s producers.
The Nine Circles of Hell! – all the news that gives you fits in print – for Tuesday, January 18, 2011, plus three bonus stories on Tunisia – including articles by past guests Robert Fisk and Tony Karon - and an extra on each of the continuing wars in Afghanistan and Iraq, are: Congress uses Read more
live from Beirut, Rami Khouri is the Director of the Issam Fares Institute of Public Policy and International Affairs at the American University of Beirut as well as editor-at-large of the Beirut-based Daily Star newspaper, published throughout the Middle East with the International Herald Tribune. You can find all Rami’s work at the Daily Star Read more
Pervez Hoodbhoy wrote the article, “Anti-Americanism in Pakistan and the Taliban Menace.” Pervez is chairman of the Department of Physics at Quaid-e-Azam University in Islamabad. He is chairman of Mashal, a non-profit organization which publishes books in Urdu on women’s rights, education, environmental issues, philosophy, and modern thought. He is author of “Islam and Science: Read more
Michael Klare analyzed the Bush administration’s policy toward China in the TomDispatch.com piece "Containing China." Michael is a professor of peace and world security studies at Hampshire College and the author of last year’s "Blood and Oil: The Dangers and Consequences of America’s Growing Dependency on Imported Petroleum (Owl Books). Michael is the director of Read more