Economic imperialism

Michigan Is Sticking Flint Residents With Bill For Poisoned Water

program date: 
Mon, 02/08/2016
Bill Resnick and Diane Feeley take you to Flint, Michigan, where the state is requiring residents to pay for the poisoned water they received.

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9:11 minutes (12.61 MB)

Sex Workers: what hurts, what helps?

program date: 
Tue, 02/09/2016
The Left and the Law with Jan Haaken and Mike Snedeker examine sex work, and whether prosecuting sex workers and shutting down websites increases the dangers of sex work.

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10:34 minutes (14.51 MB)

Re-Imagining the US-Mexico Border

program date: 
Mon, 02/08/2016
Tod Sloan interviews Mary Watkins, liberation psychologist and co-author of Up Against the Wall: Re-imagining the US-Mexico Border.  


Mary Watkins teaches at Pacific Graduate Institute.


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13:15 minutes (18.19 MB)

Democratic Socialists of America on Bernie Sanders' "socialism"

program date: 
Mon, 02/08/2016
Bill Resnick talks to Maria Svart, national director of the Democratic Socialists of America, about why declaring socialism is no longer the kiss of death in elections. But how does Bernie Sanders describe Socialism. He gets that wrong but still you got to love him.

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18:21 minutes (25.2 MB)

Flashpoints on 02/05/16

Air date: 
Fri, 02/05/2016 - 10:15am - 11:00am
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INVESTIGATIVE News Radio with host Dennis Bernstein

History of Portland's Loyal Legion

program date: 
Tue, 02/02/2016
Old Mole and labor historian, Norm Diamond, offers some critical history surrounding the namesake of a hip new bar in Portland, Loyal Legon. Rather than a union in any good faith sense of that word, the Loyal Legon of Loggers and Lumbermen were a creation of the US military. The "loyal legon" were formed to break strikes and organizing efforts against poor conditions in the timber industries, union activity that threatened profit and war-production. 7:42 minutes (7.04 MB)
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