[Marxism] Behind the News update

Louis Proyect lnp3 at panix.com
Sun Jul 6 15:45:24 MDT 2008

BEHIND THE NEWS with Doug Henwood
podcast: <http://shout.lbo-talk.org/lbo/radio-feed.php>
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"Best Music on an Economics & Politics Radio Show"
Village Voice Best of NYC 2005


Just posted to my radio archive

July 3, 2008 Danielle Allen on those "Obama is a Muslim" emails, and
the effects of the Internet on political discourse * Patrick McCully
of International Rivers on carbon offsets and other climate issues *
Vicki Smith, co-author of The Good Temp, on contingency today

it joins:

June 26, 2008 Greg Smith of the Pew Forum on religious fluidity in
the USA * Gary Gates of the Williams Institute on same-sex coupling,
some of it married * David Kirsch of PFC Energy on the oil market

June 19, 2008 Corey Robin (of Brooklyn College) and Reihan Salam (of
The American Scene and The New American Foundation) on the state of
the right: power-napping or on the ropes? * Thomas Mackell, chair of
the Richmond Fed and author of When Good Pensions Go Away, on how
most of us aren't ready for retirement

June 12, 2008 Yuval Elmelech, author of Transmitting Inequality, on
the transmission of inequality across generations * Larry Bartels,
author of Unequal Democracy, on inequality and politics (mainly of
the partisan kind)

June 7, 2008 David Holben on food security and hunger in the USA *
Adolph Reed on the creation of a homeowners' republic in New Orleans
(KPFA version; includes DH analysis of May U.S. employment report,
released on June 6)

May 24, 2008 Rick Perlstein, author of Nixonland, on the life and
times of Tricky Dick, and how he's still with us (originally
broadcast on KPFA only)

May 3, 2008 Joel Kovel, editor of Capitalism Nature Socialism and
author of The Enemy of Nature, talks about why capitalism will
destroy the earth unless we destroy capitalism. (This show was
broadcast on KPFA only. Though the show usually originates on WBAI on
Thursday evenings and is re-broadcast on KPFA the following Saturday,
the May 1 edition was pre-empted because station management thought
that only Ken Nash and Mimi Rosenberg could handle the complex issue
of Mayday.)

April 24, 2008 Tony Hendra, editor in chief of My Wall Street
Journal, on the parody of the Murdochized daily * Kevin Phillips,
author of Bad Money, on the gloomy future of the USA

April 10, 2008 Aaron Woolf, director, and Ian Cheney, born-again
farmer, on their movie King Corn, and the grotesqueries of big
agribiz * Anatol Lieven on NATO expansion, Russia, McCain, etc.

April 3, 2008 Patrick Cockburn, author of Muqtada, on the Mahdi Army,
its leader, and Iraqi politics * Miriam Greenberg, author of Branding
New York, on the reinvention of NYC as the neoliberal city


Doug Henwood
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Saturdays, 10-11 AM, KPFA, Berkeley 94.1 FM
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