Episode #718: Podcast for December 8, 2012 Shows

John Vidal on climate change, Anne-christine d’Adesky describes the horrors in Haiti, Gray Brechin gets to the truth about post office problems, Ray McGovern talks Bradley Manning and Josh Holland on the nuttier aspects of the far right.

Irregular correspondents Susan Kang from New York City, Danny Muller’s in Gaza, and Jeff Dorchen delivers a Moment of Truth.

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

The Nine Circles of Hell!: Sunday Edition features writing from the past week by past guests Rob Boston, Justin Elliott, Martin Kettle, Mark LeVine, Ray McGovern, Gareth Porter, Immanuel Wallerstein, Mark Weisbrot, and an interview by past guest Andy Kroll of past guest Jonathan Schell.

Sunday Edition Nine Circles of Hell!

Every Sunday, This is Hell! now offers you ‘The Sunday Edition‘ of the Nine Circles of Hell! – a sampling of our past guests’ recent writing. With over 1,400 past guests on TiH!, it would be impossible to include them all. So, here’s a mere taste of what our past guests are up to: Dean Read more

Podcast for Saturday, March 14, 2009 Shows

financial historian and economist Michael Hudson is President of The Institute for the Study of Long-Term Economic Trends (ISLET), a Wall Street Financial Analyst, and Distinguished Research Professor of Economics at the University of Missouri, Kansas City. In 2007, Dr. Hudson was Chief Economic Policy Adviser for the Kucinich for President campaign. Michael is now Read more

Podcast for Saturday, September 8, 2007 Shows

Ray McGovern was a CIA analyst from 1963 to 1990 and Robert Gates’ branch chief in the early 1970s. Ray was one of President Ronald Reagan’s intelligence briefers from 1981-85 charged with preparing daily security briefs for the President, the Vice President, the Joint Chiefs of Staff, the Cabinet and National Security Advisor. Ray was Read more

Podcast for Saturday, December 9, 2006 Shows

Asli Bali is an attorney in private practice in New York. She has worked on a variety of civil and human rights issues within the international community and participated in the World Tribunal on Iraq in 2004 on the subject of possible war crimes committed by US soldiers against Iraqis. She received a J.D. degree Read more

Podcast for Saturday, May 6, 2006 Shows

Ray McGovern, the CIA analyst who confronted Secretary of Defense Donald Rumsfeld with questions concerning erroneous statements made by Rumsfeld in the run-up to war. Ray returned to This is Hell to discuss yesterday’s brouhaha, his recent writing and the work of his group, the Veteran Intelligence Professionals for Sanity.Watch the confrontation with Rummy and Read more

Podcast for Saturday, January 14, 2006 Shows

Jennifer van Bergen, author of "The Twilight of Democracy The Bush Plan for America " (Common Courage Press), whose recent articles include "The Unitary Executive." Jennifer was on This is Hell back in February 2002. Chris Flavin, executive director of The Worldwatch Institute, which just released their 2006 ‘State of the World’ report. Ray McGovern Read more