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Saturday Morning Talkies – April 14, 2007

The Imus Affair: who started it (hint: our guest!), where will it end? Plus: Ned Sublette illustrates his theory connecting Cuban and Cajun, musically speaking. Yowza! With host Kris Welch. Guests: Karl Frisch, Media Matters for America Ned Sublette, author (Cuba and Its Music; The World That Made New Orleans)


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Saturday Morning Talkies – March 31, 2007

He was a founding member of the Black Panther Party, where he was Deputy Minister of Information and a designated spokesperson. Today he is a lecturer, writer, community and political activist. He is Big Man, and our guest today. With host Kris Welch. Guests: Daniel del Solar, "Reel Venezuela" Film Festival Elbert "Big Man" Howard, … Continued


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Saturday Morning Talkies – March 17, 2007

War, class and migration in U.S. foreign policy – the focus of the U.S. Network for Global Economic Justice. We talk with the director. PLUS: the anniversary of the U.S. invasion of Iraq – we get an overview of how U.S. peace activists are observing it. With host Kris Welch. Guests: Sameer Dossani, director, 50 … Continued


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Saturday Morning Talkies – March 10, 2007

"So An", Haitian singer, activist, grandmother, violently arrested by US Marines on Mother’s Day, 2004, spent over 2 years in a Haitian jail. She recently won her release, and will join us in studio, along with journalist Kevin Pina with his new documentary about Haiti, "We Must Kill the Bandits". With host Kris Welch. Guests: … Continued


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Saturday Morning Talkies – February 10, 2007

‘The U.S. vs. John Lennon,’ the hot new feature-length documentary about the artist, humanitarian and national threat that was John Lennon. Featuring: J. Edgar Hoover, Bobby Seale, Gore Vidal, G. Gordon Liddy, Tariq Ali, Noam Chomsky, Angela Davis, Walter Cronkite, John Dean, Yoko Ono, plus archival footage of the Vietnam War, the anti-war demonstrations, Kent … Continued