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THE MICHAEL SLATE SHOW

Submitted by Anonymous (not verified) on Wed, 10/10/2012 - 05:00
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Michael Slate

"Changing the World or Settling for the Lesser of Two Evils - If You Settle for the Lesser Evil It's Still Evil!"

Ray McGovern (author/activist); Dennis Trainor, Jr. (filmmaker); Bob Avakian (Chairman, Revolutionary Communist Party)

McGovern talks about his article "The Silence of the Drones" and the immorality and criminal nature of both the US drone warfare in Pakistan and elsewhere as well the implied complicity in the lack of mass opposition to this drone warfare.

THE MICHAEL SLATE SHOW

Submitted by Anonymous (not verified) on Wed, 09/19/2012 - 06:34
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Michael Slate

Whether the US Elections or Imperialism vs Iran, It's Not the Lesser of Two Evils - They're Both Evil and Outmoded!

Bob Avakian, Chairman of Revolutionary Communist Party: In an excerpt from his talk "Communism and Jeffersonian Democracy" Avakian discusses what does - and does not - happen through elections...and what is - and is not - meaningful political activity.

THE MICHAEL SLATE SHOW

Submitted by Anonymous (not verified) on Wed, 09/12/2012 - 09:52
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Michael Slate

“Gimme Some Truth: Obama and Torture, the National Epidemic of Police Brutality and Blowing the Whistle on Stop and Frisk”

Marjorie Cohn, author and Professor at the Thomas Jefferson School of Law, examines the record of the Obama administration on Torture and concludes that the Obama regime has not only continued the Bush program, but taken it to whole new levels of barbarity. War crimes are being committed.

Dave Lindorff, journalist, talks about the national epidemic of police brutality and what's behind it.

THE MICHAEL SLATE SHOW

Submitted by Anonymous (not verified) on Wed, 07/25/2012 - 05:13
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Michael Slate

"Ethnic Cleansing and Resistance in Palestine"

Salman Abu Sitta, Founder & Director of the Palestine Land Society
and the general coordinator of al-Awda the Palestinian Right of
Return Coalition, discusses the theft of Palestine and the genocidal
attempt to erase the Palestinian people from the face of the earth as the
longest continual Ethnic Cleansing in history.

THE MICHAEL SLATE SHOW

Submitted by Anonymous (not verified) on Wed, 05/09/2012 - 06:04
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Michael Slate

Henry Giroux, author/professor, one of the founding theorists of
critical pedagogy in the U.S and the Global TV Network Chair in
English and Cultural Studies at McMaster University in Ontario,
Canada, talks about the impact and consequences of the permanent
warfare state in the U.S. on the society, especially on youth and
others viewed troublesome elements.

Lili Haydn, musician, debuts a new song and talks about where it
came from.

THE MICHAEL SLATE SHOW

Submitted by Anonymous (not verified) on Wed, 04/04/2012 - 05:17
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Michael Slate

"An American Anthem: What's Behind Murdering Soldiers in Afghanistan, Racist Vigilante Killers in Florida and the Blind Arrogance of White Privilege on Stage"

Kathleen Barry, Professor Emerita/author, takes on the assertion that Sgt. Bales was simply a deranged soldier who went nuts and slaughtered 17 people, mainly women and children, in Afghanistan. Barry argues instead that this kind of sociopathic behavior is rooted in the training, mission and purpose of the US military.

THE MICHAEL SLATE SHOW

Submitted by Anonymous (not verified) on Wed, 03/07/2012 - 07:50
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Michael Slate

Media Grease for the War Train, Bottled Water Destroying the Planet and Wall Street Starves Millions: Case Studies on the Need for Revolution

Margaret Kimberley, Black Agenda Report/Blogger at Freedom Rider, talks about the Big Lies used by the media to create the climate for war against Iran.

Peter H. Gleick, author and President of the Pacific Institute, discusses his book "Bottled and Sold - the Story Behind Our Obsession With Bottled Water", a tale of the destruction of lives, health and the planet.