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

The Nine Circles of Hell! – all the news that gives you fits in print – is posted each weekday. While we post the nine most hellish news stories we can find Monday through Friday, our Sunday Edition! features writing from the past week – including opinion pieces – by nine of our past guests Read more

Podcast for June 4, 2011 Shows

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

Podcast for October 16th Shows

Your bitter blind broke gap-toothed radio show host Chuck Mertz interviewed: Bruce Kushnick is the founder of New Networks Institute, and a telecommunications industry analyst who regularly reports for Harvard Nieman’s Watchdog. Last week, Bruce co-wrote the story, “How the Phone Companies Are Screwing America: The $320 Billion Broadband Rip-Off” with past this is Hell! Read more

Podcast for July 3rd Shows

Your bitter blind broke gap-toothed radio show host Chuck Mertz interviewed … Julien Mercille is lecturer at University College Dublin, Ireland. Julien’s recent writing includes, “Demand is King: Why Afghanistan’s Poppies Aren’t the Problem.” He specializes in U.S. foreign policy and geopolitics. Mark Weisbrot is co-director of the Center for Economic and Policy Research, in Read more

Podcast for January 16, 2010 Shows

Our guests were: live from London, Peter Hallward professor of Modern European Philosophy at Middlesex University and author of 2008's “Damming the Flood: Haiti, Aristide, and the Politics of Containment” (Verso Books). This week, Peter wrote the Guardian story, “Our role in Haiti's plight.” journalist Robert Parry, whose work can be found at ConsortiumNews.com. In 1984, Bob won Read more