Pakistani and Afghan Women Face Misogynist Justice; Empire Notes on American Exceptionalism, Obama-Style; Obama's Cuba Policy Preserves Embargo; Black Agenda Report on the Case of Mumia Abu Jamal; How Wealthy Americans Made Money on Risky Scams and Hid it Offshore.
Rising Up With Sonali
5:00 AM PT: Monday-Friday
A daily digest of independent news analysis, investigation, education, artistic expression, and activism in the public interest, emphasizing the connection between global issues and those in local communities.
Hosted by Sonali Kolhatkar.
G-20 Ignores Protesters, Moves Ahead with Neo-Liberal Agenda to Solve Crisis; Black Agenda Report: Comparing Iraq and Afghanistan; New Israeli Government Veers Sharply to the Right; Prospects for Iraqi Peace.
Pentagon Budget Will Not Stimulate Economy; Black Agenda Report on the AIG Executive Bonuses; Obama Leaves Open Room for Indefinite Detention; Empire Notes on Jon Stewart's Recent Interview; Privacy Advocates Up in Arms Over Google's New Advertising Policies.
Obama is Hit With Accusations of Socialism; Empire Notes on the End on Capitalism's Remedy; Congress Takes Up Food Safety; Black Agenda Report on the Economic "N-word"; Women's History Month Special: A Conversation With Betita Martinez.