Free Speech Radio News

Free Speech Radio News – April 26, 2005

Police Violence and Corruption Continues in Brazil Demonstrators Stand against Bush’s Plan for Social Security Asia-Africa Summit Closes Argentineans Targeted for Deportation in South Florida 19th Anniversary of Chernobyl as Convention on Nuclear Safety Closes Mumia Abu Jamal Commentary: Journalists Covering the War in Iraq Part 2

Sunday Salon

Sunday Salon – April 17, 2005

First Hour Guest Host: Matt Gonzales John Bolton Hearings: Looking at Media Coverage guest Robert Jenson (live in studio) Second Hour Students on world affairs: A Talk with students who participated in the World Affairs Challenge. guest will be 4 students (live in studio)


Counterspin – April 15, 2005

David Swanson on Bankruptcy Bill, Sarah Posner Low-Power Radio As we record this week’s show, the House is voting on bankruptcy legislation that’s been under discussion for week. Our guest says despite the quantity of coverage, the public still may be confused about what the changes would actually do — and not do — and … Continued

Making Contact

Making Contact – April 15, 2005

Fake News Flap – VNRs and Covert Propaganda You’ve heard of WMDs, but what about VNRs? What are VNRs and how is the government using them as weapons of mass deception? On this week’s edition, we’ll take a look at video news releases and the VNR industry. We’ll see how California’s governor is using them … Continued

The Morning Show

The Morning Show – April 11, 2005

7:00 am Mexico update. John Ross, author of Murdered By Capitalism-A Memoir of 150 Years of Life and Death on the U.S. Left (recently awarded the 2005 Upton Sinclair Award by the San Pedro California chapter of the American Civil Liberties Union); Vladimir Flores or Shannon Young, Free Speech Radio News Correspondent. 7:30 amKurt Eichenwald, … Continued

The Talkies

Living Room – April 7, 2005

He got the U.S. out of the International Criminal Court, out of the Anti-Ballistic Missile Treaty, he has repeatedly ridiculed the United Nations and alienated U.S. allies—so of COURSE, John Bolton is George Bush’s nominee for U.S. Ambassador to the UN. What’s wrong with this picture? Find out on Living Room, noon to one, with … Continued