Politics

Well-read Red: Gentrification, Class Domination, and Racism

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Mon, 10/13/2014
Frann Michel reads from an essay by Gavin Mueller in Jacobin, as well as from other sources, to argue that gentrification is not simply a cultural change in a neighborhood, but instead is driven by economic forces and backed by state power.   But those forces can be collectively opposed, and alternatives proposed, as evidenced in the global--and local--Right to the City movement. You can also read Frann's commentary. 8:54 minutes (8.15 MB)

Public Health and Social Spending

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Mon, 10/13/2014
Bill Resnick talks with Dr. Walter Tsou about the importance of public health. They consider  how our social spending priorities, over determined by war and market competition, and in that vein the private medical insurance regime, undermine our public health and leave us vulnerable to epidemics like Ebola.

Dr. Walter Tsou is a past president of the American Public Health Association and former health commissioner of Philadelphia. He is a founding member of the National Board of Public Health Examiners and a board adviser to Physicians for a National Health Program.  Dr. Tsou is also the president of Philadelphia Physicians for Social Responsibility. 14:51 minutes (13.59 MB)

Old Mole Variety Hour for October 13, 2014

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Mon, 10/13/2014
Joe Clement hosts this episode about public health and our vulnerability to epidemics like Ebola, gentrification as colonialist legacy, and racial perceptions of crime. Musical selections from Hazel Dickens, Leon Rosselson, James Talley, and Bonnie "Prince" Billy. 58:59 minutes (54.01 MB)

Flashpoints on 10/14/14

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Flashpoints
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Tue, 10/14/2014 - 10:15am - 11:00am
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INVESTIGATIVE News Radio with host Dennis Bernstein

Domingos para Recordar on 10/12/14

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Sun, 10/12/2014 - 5:00pm - 6:30pm
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Latin

Tootie Smith Interview

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Between Us
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Sat, 10/11/2014
Tootie Smith is a republican who is running for the US House in Oregon's 5th District. She talked with Don Merrill about her views on forest policy, why she doesn't want drones looking in people's windows and what she would do increase condiality in the Congress.

29:51 minutes (27.33 MB)

Hard Knock Radio on 10/10/14

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Hard Knock Radio
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Fri, 10/10/2014 - 7:00pm - 8:00pm
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Daily Hip Hop Talk Show

Hard Knock Radio on 10/09/14

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Hard Knock Radio
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Thu, 10/09/2014 - 7:00pm - 8:00pm
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Daily Hip Hop Talk Show

Flashpoints on 10/09/14

Program: 
Flashpoints
Air date: 
Thu, 10/09/2014 - 10:15am - 11:00am
Short Description: 
INVESTIGATIVE News Radio with host Dennis Bernstein

A Deeper Look on 10/09/14

Program: 
A Deeper Look
Air date: 
Thu, 10/09/2014 - 9:30am - 10:00am
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Looking inside the key political and social challenges of today's world.
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