[Marxism] New radio shows from Doug Henwood

Louis Proyect lnp3 at panix.com
Sat Jul 23 15:55:43 MDT 2011

BEHIND THE NEWS with Doug Henwood

"Best Music on an Economics & Politics Radio Show"
Village Voice Best of NYC 2005

Freshly posted to my radio archive
(actually the files have been there for a while, but the web gateway 
wasn't updated - if you subscribe to the podcast, you've gotten these 

July 23, 2011 James Galbraith on deficit hysteria and the single-volume 
collection of four books by his father, John Kenneth Galbraith, 
published by the Library of Amerca				

July 16, 2011 Amber Hollibaugh, interim director of Queers for Economic 
Justice, on the limits of same-sex marriage (see here for more) • Jeff 
Madrick, author of The Age of Greed, on the emergence of today’s icky 
economic order				

July 2, 2011 Christian Parenti, author of Tropic of Chaos, talks about 
the effects of climate change amidst state collapse, plentiful weaponry, 
and neoliberalism

they join:
June 25, 2011 Abe Sauer, writer for The Awl, on what’s been going on in 
Wisconsin since the great February upsurge • Abby Rapoport of The Texas 
Observer on Texas gov Rick Perry • Jon Bakija, co-author of this paper, 
on how and why the rich have gotten richer				

June 18, 2011 Ken Morris, co-author of Blind Allegiance to Sarah Palin, 
on that overexposed curiosity • Julia Ott, author of When Wall Street 
Met Main Street, on big finance’s attempts to appear democratic

June 11, 2011 Vincent Reinhart at the Council on Foreign Relations on 
Greece and the political trick of austerity (thanks to the CFR for 
allowing broadcast; full event here) • Greg Grandin, author of 
Fordlandia, on all the great political developments in South America				

June 4, 2011 Another Hoover interview: Morris Fiorina on American public 
opinion and the nonexistence of the “culture war” • And in non-Hoover 
content, Yanis Varoufakis updates the Greek and EU crises
May 28, 2011 Hoover Institution special. Two interviews from my week as 
a Hoover media fellow. Paul Gregory on Russian politics (Putin vs. 
Medvedev) • Terry Moe on school “reform” (i.e., charters, testing, 
unionbusting, etc.)	
May 14, 2011 Deepa Kumar, author of this article, on political Islam 
[The last 20 minutes of the broadcast version of this show was devoted 
to fundraising for KPFA. If you like what you hear, please donate.]

April 16, 2011 Joel Schalit, author of this piece, on Israeli identity 
and the problems with saying that the country may be turning “fascist” • 
Michael Heaney, co-author of this paper, on how Obama demobilized the 
antiwar movement • Roger Lowenstein, author of The End of Wall Street, 
on the financial crisis and its aftermath
April 9, 2011 Carrie Lane, author of A Company of One, on how unemployed 
tech workers see themselves (as heroic, self-reliant questers, mostly) • 
Adolph Reed on the uselessness of TV liberals, the limits of spontaneity 
in politics, and the sponginess of race as a politlcal and analytical 


Doug Henwood
Producer, Behind the News
Saturdays, 10-11 AM, KPFA, Berkeley 94.1 FM
"best music on a show about economics & politics" - Village Voice

podcast: <http://shout.lbo-talk.org/lbo/radio-feed.php>
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