Capitalism

The Michael Slate Show:The Pounding of War Drums Against Iran and the Challenge to Be Awake In A World That Encourages Sleeping

Submitted by Anonymous (not verified) on Wed, 02/22/2012 - 07:01
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Michael Slate

This week’s show features Larry Everest (journalist/author/Revolution Newspaper) and Raymond J. Barry (playwright/actor)

Everest continues his coverage of the growing threat of war against Iran by the US and Israel. Barry talks about his play "Awake in a World that Encourages Sleeping" inspired by the book "Confessions of an Economic Hit Man" and the moral imperative we all come face to face with at some point in a world dominated by imperialism.

The Michael Slate Show:The Pounding of War Drums Against Iran and the Challenge to Be Awake In A World That Encourages Sleeping

Submitted by Anonymous (not verified) on Wed, 02/22/2012 - 06:41
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Michael Slate

This week’s show features Larry Everest (journalist/author/Revolution Newspaper) and Raymond J. Barry (playwright/actor).

Everest continues his coverage of the growing threat of war against Iran by the US and Israel. Barry talks about his play "Awake in a World that Encourages Sleeping" inspired by the book "Confessions of an Economic Hit Man" and the moral imperative we all come face to face with at some point in a world dominated by imperialism.

THE MICHAEL SLATE SHOW

Submitted by Anonymous (not verified) on Wed, 02/01/2012 - 06:54
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Michael Slate

This week's show is drawn from an interview with Bob Avakian, Chairman of the Revolutionary Communist Party, on many of the questions of the revolution, questions that are now being asked and debated: What's the nature of society? Who's responsible for all the horrors in the world? How do we change it? And what are we going to do in the new world?

THE MICHAEL SLATE SHOW

Submitted by Anonymous (not verified) on Wed, 12/21/2011 - 07:11
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Michael Slate

"What Future for Our Youth - A Dialogue Between Carl Dix and Cornel West"

Carl Dix, Revolutionary Communist Party and Cornel West, Public Intellectual, Princeton University, New York Theological Seminary, two of the most radical public intellectuals in the US today discuss "In the Age of Obama...Police Terror, Incarceration, No Jobs, Mis-education: What Future for Our Youth" to an audience of almost two thousand at UC Berkeley. Program consists of excerpts from the speeches delivered by both Dix and West as well as a sampling of the question and answer period with the audience.

THE MICHAEL SLATE SHOW

Submitted by Anonymous (not verified) on Wed, 12/07/2011 - 06:14
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Michael Slate

"What's It Gonna Take to Get the World We Need?"

Professor Dennis Loo, Cal Poly Pomona, talks about the nature of the State and how it functions in Capitalist Society, arguing that the defining characteristic of the State is the monopolization on the legitimate use of force. Loo then explores the character of the modern imperial State, its embrace of the so-called War on Terror and what it means for those who want to change the world.

Tariq Ali on CHINA - talk 3 of 3 (www.RadioChomsky.org)

Submitted by Anonymous (not verified) on Sat, 04/09/2011 - 00:54
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Tariq Ali

EXCELLENT talk on China with historical summary and instructive vignettes, some humour and a Q&A session, 1 hour 15 minutes, edited, compressed and adapted for radio by (please appreciate the work by donating for a non-profit, political-educational and lectures FM radio station)

The Michael Slate Show

Submitted by Anonymous (not verified) on Wed, 05/12/2010 - 20:53
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Michael Slate, host and producer

Raymond Lotta, communist political economist, digs into the Gulf oil
spill and reveals how it is a capitalist oil spill in every
conceivable way and points to how a socialist society would do
things differently.

Army veteran Matthis Chiroux talks about the nationwide "We Are Not
Your Soldiers" tour of resister vets and The World Can't Wait
organization, talking to high school students and organizing
resistance to military recruiters signing students up to carry out war crimes around the world.