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Occupy's One Demand

program date: 
Mon, 09/16/2013

On the first anniversary of the start of the Occupy movement, and after much debate about the effectiveness of demands, the movement has announced one big demand: the end of capitalism.  Here Joe Clement comments on how this demand comprehends all the issues the Occupy movement brought to our attention.  

16:16 minutes (9.31 MB)

Wednesday Talk Radio on 09/11/13

Air date: 
Wed, 09/11/2013 - 8:00am - 9:00am
Short Description: 
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Host Lisa Loving looks at the 9/11 Anniversaries of the US backed coup in Chile and the destruction of the World Trade Center in New York with two guests:

Blase Bonpane is Director of the Office of the Americas, a former Maryknoll priest, liberation theology expert and peace activist whose recent autobiography is "Imagine No Religion."
 
John B. Quigley is a professor of law at the Moritz College of Law at the Ohio State University. He is an expert on international law, his newest essay published yesterday is "Seeking a new, more nuanced peace movement."
 
They will relate the anniversaries of 9/11 to President Obama's plans for military action in Syria.

 

Jim Wallis on Progressive Christianity

program date: 
Mon, 09/09/2013

Bill Resnick talks with Jim Wallis - a self styled evangelical, founder and editor of Sojourners, a very ecumenical and interfaith journal. He has written ten books and helped organize big religious coalitions on immigration and gay rights, and has been attacked by Glen Beck and others as a dangerous Marxist. They talk about (1) the Great Awakening in this country with people who identify as religious “progressive ” (19%)  now coming close to drawing even with those who call themselves “religious conservative” (28%), (2) the role of  religious social justice passion in transformitory movements, and (3) the environmental and democratic contents.

18:57 minutes (17.34 MB)
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