The second inauguratiom of Barrack Obama, unlike the first one, did not go unopposed by protesters ranging from anti-drone activists to environmentalists to anarchists. Barrack Obama ran on an antiwar platfrom, yet he has stepped up the murderous use of armed drones in country after country. He promised to close Guantanimo Bay in early 2009. Today, not only is Guantanimo Bay still open, but new legislation allows indefinate detention even of American "citizens."
Here is the playlist from our October 9 broadcast
Pirate Radio Song
Palestine Today for October 9
War Update: Taliban says US fleeing Afghanistan in humiliation, no reponse from US
Code Pink Joins thousands in Pakistan to protest drone strikes
Micah Turner publicly defects from US military at Freedom Plaza
Micah Turner's "Titans Rising" rap
Occupy DC October 5 action coverage
Keystone XL construction being blockaded in Texas
Between the Lines: The Keystone XL blockades
Here is the playlist from our August 23 broadcast
This week the focus of our show was the DNC, with Bob reporting live from Denver. However, we managed to fit in reports from Gaza and a world news bulletin, before connecting up with Bob.