Dr. William Schulz, executive Director of Amnesty International, author of Tainted Legacy: 9/11 and the Ruin of Human Rights. Second half hour: Dr. Cornel West.
12:00 PM Pacific Time: Fridays
What’s in the news, what’s behind what’s in the news, what’s not in the news that should be in the news—and who’s doing what about it, here and now. Celebration and support from our vibrant, diverse community. Hosted by Kris Welch.
Christopher Scheer, managing editor at AlterNet.org; and Robert Scheer, author of 6 books including The Five Biggest Lies Bush Told Us About Iraq.
Chalmers Johnson, author of The Sorrows of Empire: Militarism, Secrecy, and the End of the Republic and Blowback: The Costs and Consequences of American Empire.
Guests Jason Mark, communications director of www.globalexchange.org, co-author with Kevin Donaher Insurrection: Citizen Challenges to Corporate Power, and Kevin Danaher, co-founder of www.globalexchange.org, author or editor of 10 books about globalization.
Emminent historian Howard Zinn and his biographer join host Kris to talk about Howard Zinn: Radical Vision.
Kris talks with Larry Everest, author of Oil, Power and Empire:Iraq and the U.S. Global Agenda.
After a long and arduous struggle The Pacifica Foundation is now becoming the most democratic media organization in the country. Where are we now and where are we going? Guests Tomás Morán and Sherry Gendleman.
State of the Union call-ins. Guest Dr. Ivan Eland, Senior Fellow and Director of the The Independent Institute’s Center on Peace and Liberty, Oakland, CA.
Guest Darryl Henriquez, appearing this weekend at the Freight and Salvage. And in the second half hour: Candidates On Air, a KPFA Local Station Board election special.
Guest Donald Lacey, stand-up comedian, actor, radio talk-show host, father, talks about his event on Jan 22 commemorating the drive-by death of his daughter Loeshe; Art auction fundraiser for Matt Gonzalez, Guest Bob Ostertag, composer, organizer, and Allie Starr, founder of Art and Revolution, former manager of the Matt Gonzalez campaign; Utah Co-op Mine Coal … Continued