Sunday, September 23, 2007

September 24: Nelson Peery and Jack Hirschman talk radical...

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Nelson Peery is the award-winning author of Black Fire: The Making of an American Revolutionary and most recently, Black Radical. Nelson and San Francisco poet laureate Jack Hirschman, himself a prolific published poet, talk radical in this free-wheeling conversation about war, racism, and what it'll take to create an equitable world.

Willie King: "Terrorized"

Saturday, September 15, 2007

September 15: Live from anti-war rally and die-in, Washington D.C.

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Segments of this show are recorded live from the steps of the U.S. Capital building.

Vet for Peace, writer and spokesman Ward Riley describes Saturday's (Sept 15) anti-war rally and die-in.

Also, decorated Iraq vet and AWOL Sgt. James Circello describes why he is risking arrest in Washington to tell Americans about the wars in Iraq and Afghanistan.

See video footage with Ward Riley at the D.C. event.
See pictures from the Saturday Sept 14 event.

Mothers and families are overwhelmingly affected by war yet their voices are seldom heard. A review of how mothers in US, Iraq, Lebanon, Israel and Palestine are faring.

Remembering Vet for Peace David Cline who died September 15. Ward Riley says, "David is here with us today [at anti-war protest]. He wouldn't have wanted it any other way and this day honors his work and his memory."
Play clip of "Peace has no Borders" as David Cline supports Iraq vets in Canada.


Edwin Starr: "War"

Annie and the Vets: "Have you been to jail for justice?", "Mother Speak", "Reach out to one".

September 10: War Economy of Iraq

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Is the war in Iraq for democracy, freedom, profit, or sectarian supremacy? Prof. Pete Moore details findings from research in the Middle East about who profits and benefits from this war and how. Based on his co-authored article in this quarter's issue of Middle East Report, Prof. Moore presents a perspective not much talked about by the U.S. administration or in the mainstream media yet is vital to understanding why the war in Iraq will get worse before it gets better.

September 3: New Orleans, 2007: When Walls Fall

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"Sheik" Arman Richardson and his family have lived in New Orleans area for generations. Here, Sheik speaks about the physical and geographic structures that have changed over the years and how they contributed to the disaster in New Orleans.

Writer Charlie Anderson, an Iraq war vet, talks about the situation in New Orleans, including Voluntourism, tour bus rides showing visitors around devastated sections of the city.

August 27: GIs speak out against war

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Listen to Iraq War Veteran Evan Knappenberger, 1st BDE, 4th Infantry Division, who will maintain an ongoing vigil on a 6' scaffold on the Mall in Washington, DC as part of a weeklong Tower Guard vigil beginning Sunday, August 26th through Saturday, September 1st. Evan is protesting the military's Stop Loss policy and policy for Inactive Reserve. Learn more from

Another Iraq War Veteran, Sgt. James Circello, is Absent without Leave (AWOL) and preparing to turn himself back into military custody. For the first time he speaks out about why he refuses to return to fight in Iraq.

Playlist: Dave Rovics: "Operation Iraqi Liberation" and "Who would Jesus bomb?"