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This piece is an interesting companion piece to this CounterPunch article read on today's show by Tom Becker. Is it really enough to just "say no"?
For a different angle on this topic, listen to Clayton Morgareidge's following piece about how the 9 to 5 job produces consumerism.
1. Journalist Dawn Paley reveals the underlying motives for the so-called drug war in Latin America.
2. How consumerism created by advertising dumbs us down.
3. How working 9 to 5 makes willing consumers out of us.
4. A feminist who loves football wrestles with the contradictions.
5. Sovereign native American nations vow to block the Keystone Pipeline.
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Oregon Walmart workers stand up
November 28, 2014• 11:00 AM
Walmart• 4200 SE 82nd Ave, Portland, OR 97266
Host Contact Info: firstname.lastname@example.org
Bill Resnick hosts this episode and we hear these segments:
Bill Resnick talks with Chris Toensing of Middle East Research and Information Project about US-Iran relations
Bill reads about and discusses Black Friday Labor actions by and for Walmart workers
Movie Moles Denise Morris and Frann Michel review Dear White People
Bill talks with Patrick Mazza about US-China agreement on Carbon and Climate
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- Title: OldMoleforNovember172014
- Length: 54:01 minutes (24.73 MB)
- Format: MP3 Mono 44kHz 64Kbps (CBR)