Hard Knock Radio

National Bird

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This is a disturbing documentary which, through the testimonies of three courageous whistleblowers, sheds some daylight on the USA’s secret military drone program. Directed by Sonia Kennebeck and executive-produced by Wim Wenders, National Bird weaves together the stories of the air force veterans Lisa, Daniel and Heather, all of whom have worked on the drones … Continued


Hard Knock Radio

National Bird

this episode is no longer available

This is a disturbing documentary which, through the testimonies of three courageous whistleblowers, sheds some daylight on the USA’s secret military drone program. Directed by Sonia Kenneback and executive-produced by Wim Wenders, National Bird weaves together the stories of the air force veterans Lisa, Daniel and Heather, all of whom have worked on the drones … Continued


Talkies

Wikileaks, Snowden! Paul Ryan Speaks!

Whistleblowing news: more  Wikileaks releases, and a new book about Edward Snowden.  We talk with Norman Solomon and political cartoonist Ted Rall.  Plus: Paul Ryan says he’ll run for Speaker of the House—Dean Baker opines.  AND: an introduction to a man and his economics, once more popular than Mark Twain—Henry George.  With host Kris Welch.


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