US Threats of War Against Iran, Music for a New Day and a New Way and Once Again Science vs Religion
Larry Everest, journalist with Revolution Newspaper and author of "Oil, Power & Empire: Iraq and the US Global Agenda", discusses the increasing threat of a US/Israeli war against Iran and the lies backing it up.
Outernational debuts their new 18 cut mix-tape album and we play the title cut from the album, "We Are All Illegals/ Todos Somos Ilegales" featuring Tom Morello, Chad Smith, Calle 13.
Excellent speech on the United States empire, with historical background,
held in Auckland, New Zealand 21 March 2011
Original lecture title: US power today: The global hegemon (Sir Douglas Robb Lectures)
Auckland university introductory text:
Excellent speech on the current events in the Middle East, with historical background,
held in Auckland, New Zealand 17 March 2011
Original lecture title: Islam and its discontents (Sir Douglas Robb Lectures)
Gloria Feldt, Past President of Planned Parenthood Foundation of America, digs into the attempt to slash Title X funding and decimate Planned Parenthood's ability to provide family planning services, including abortion, as well as other health care services to women.
Ray McGovern, former CIA analyst, member of Veterans for Peace and Veteran Intelligence Professionals for Sanity, talks about why he stood up to show his opposition to Hillary Clinton as a War Criminal only to be beaten, dragged out of the theater and thrown in jail.
Francisca Porchas, an organizer with the L.A. Bus Riders' union, addresses a People's Movement Assembly hosted by the Right to the City Alliance at the 2010 United States Social Forum. She speaks on the connection between the USA's two top budget expenditures: the wars in Afghanistan and Iraq, and the federal Surface Transportation Act. Length: [8:56]
Bus Riders' Union: http://www.thestrategycenter.org/project/bus-riders-union
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
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.
We discuss some 'dear colleague' letters (dealing with Gaza) being circulated by US Representatives, we talk about the surge in Afghanistan, and upcoming Haitian elections. Note: Bob will be in Palestine from Dec 27, so we plan to bring coverage from there during his trip.
Shorter show than usual, weighing in at just over 22 minutes. Hope it might still be of use to some of you. Also - if you do make use of it, I'd appreciate being told (though notice isn't required for non-commercial broadcast use).
This is the first of 20 chapters of my new audio book. A lot of scientists are saying now how glad they are that President Obama is going to make his political decisions based on evidence (they assume). I write all my books to show how the anti-globalization movement has all the evidence on its side, and to show activists how to prove it using books that are available through the public library.
The complete audio book can be downloaded from my website for free. I have other audio books for free download, free books in text, and books and CDs for sale.