Archive for October, 2007

Oct 31 2007

“Made Love, Got War: Close Encounters with America’s Warfare State”

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GUEST: Normon Solomon, author of “Made Love, Got War,” Founder and Executive Director of the Institue for Public Accuracy

From the hysteria over the Sputnik launching to the current quagmire in Iraq, activist Norman Solomon has lived through decades of America’s perpetual warfare state. Lessons learned from a lifetime of resisting are reflected upon through Solomon’s newest book, …

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Oct 31 2007

76-Year-Old Woman Faces Jail Time for Protesting Iraq War

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GUEST: Eve Tetaz, Founder of Pathways

76-year-old Eve Tetaz is set to appear before a senior DC Superior Court Judge on four misdemeanor charges Friday. Her crime? Engaging in civil disobedience to nonviolently protest the continued war and occupation of Iraq. Tetaz says she will plead no contest to the charges, which may result in jail time. The …

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Oct 31 2007

Primetime TV Lacking Diversity

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GUESTS: Alex Nogales, National Latino Media Council Secretariat, Mark Reed, American Indians in Film and TV National Chair

The Multi-Ethnic Media Coalition released its seventh annual “Report Card” yesterday on the current diversity status of major television networks ABC, CBS, NBC and Fox. Announced in a press conference outside of the American Federation of Television and Radio Artists, …

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Oct 31 2007

Radical Day in History – 10/31/07

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… about Qualifications for Black Army Enlistees

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Oct 31 2007

October 31st, 2007

Subversive Thoughts | Published 31 Oct 2007, 9:36 am | Comments Off on October 31st, 2007 -

In final instants of global incineration, many will regret that their internalized, socialized fears kept them from defending life while it was still a possibility.” — Norman Solomon …

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Oct 30 2007

October 30th, 2007

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“I change myself, I change the world.” — Gloria Anzaldua

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Oct 30 2007

Failing to Recognize the Armenian Genocide

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GUEST: Zanku Armenian, Board of Directors for the Western Region Armenian National Committee of America

Congressional supporters of an Armenian Genocide Recognition bill put off a vote last week on the measure as pressure mounted from Turkish officials and the Bush Administration. Democratic Congressman and bill co-sponsor Adam Schiff was the lead author of a letter that stated …

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Oct 30 2007

A Hard Look at New York’s Real ID

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GUEST: SJ Jung, President of the Young Korean American Service and Education Center in New York

New York Governor Elliot Spitzer announced a three tier driver’s license system last Saturday that includes compliance with the Federal Real ID act. Reversing an earlier “One Driver’s License for All,” proposal, the governor’s recent decision received sound condemnation from various groups. …

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Oct 30 2007

Who’s Whitewashing The Arroyo Seco Murals?

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GUESTS: Man One, Artist, Lewis McAdams, Board Member of the Friends of the LA River

Friends of the LA River recently gained permits from the County and the City for artists to paint a large portion of the river walls near downtown LA. Graffiti writers from around the city gathered to create the largest production ever seen in …

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Oct 30 2007

Radical Day in History – 10/30/07

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… about George Carlin’s Seven Dirty Words

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