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Flashpoints on 09/05/12

Program: 
Flashpoints
Air date: 
Wed, 09/05/2012 - 10:15am - 11:00am
Short Description: 
INVESTIGATIVE News Radio with host Dennis Bernstein

Sam Gindin on Building Working-Class Power Part 2

program date: 
Tue, 09/04/2012

 

Bill Resnick talk with Sam Gidin in this second of a two-part interview. They consider why working class resistance during the current crisis has been insufficient to prevail over the maneuvers of the ruling apparatuses, and what’s the long term strategy/vision to build power.

20:33 minutes (18.83 MB)

Paid Sick Days Now: an illness to one is contagious for all

program date: 
Mon, 09/03/2012

Joe Clement talks with Emmit Nolan and Marie, members of the Portland IWW, about their Paid Sick Days Now! campaign. In addition to the October 6th rally at Holiday Park, they discuss the problem of workers coming into work sick because they have no other choice, the failure of legislative approaches to addressing the need for Paid Sick Days, and their expansive vision of sick days that includes preventative and self-care.

13:20 minutes (12.2 MB)

Sam Gidin on Building Working-Class Power

program date: 
Mon, 09/03/2012

Bill Resnick talk with Sam Gidin in this first of a two-part interview. They consider why working class resistance during the current crisis has been insufficient to prevail over the maneuvers of the ruling apparatuses, and what’s the long term strategy/vision to build power.

19:21 minutes (11.07 MB)

Tonalli on 09/04/12

Program: 
Tonalli
Air date: 
Tue, 09/04/2012 - 2:30pm - 4:00pm
Short Description: 
A Latina/o radio talk [spanish] show covering local, regional and international news.

Flashpoints on 09/04/12

Program: 
Flashpoints
Air date: 
Tue, 09/04/2012 - 10:15am - 11:00am
Short Description: 
INVESTIGATIVE News Radio with host Dennis Bernstein

The Abe and Joe Talk Radio Show on 09/04/12

Air date: 
Tue, 09/04/2012 - 8:00am - 9:00am
Short Description: 
Abe and Joe look back on the GOP convention.

 The first of the election season clown conventions is over. The Republicans have concluded their ceremonies in Florida, and anointed this year's version of The Next Guy in Line -- Mitt Romney. And to no one's surprise, the GOP platform is built from the time-honored planks of tax cuts, misogyny, guns, deregulation, xenophobia, nationalism, spending cuts, patriarchy, piety, fear, anger, and deification of the rich and powerful.

But this time around, something strange is in the air. Republicans have a dubious relationship with reality, we all know this -- but depth of this year's GOP mendacity has even drawn the attention of the mainstream news media. Are journalists, at long last, deciding to be reporters instead of stenographers? Will this be the year when they finally decide to call out the liars?

Old Mole Variety Hour 27 August 2012

program date: 
Mon, 08/27/2012

Old Mole Variety Hour

Iven Hale hosts and we hear about German socialist history, the novel Sense of an Ending, Political Aspects of Full Employment, and The Living Death of Solitary Confinement:

Bill Resnick continues his Interview with Historian Bill Smaldone about the German Social Democratic Party.

Larry Bowlden reviews the Man Booker prize-winning novel The Sense of an Ending by Julian Barnes.

51:17 minutes (23.48 MB)
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