Archive for December, 2007

Dec 17 2007

Mumia Abu Jamal on the idea of a Black President

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MumiaGUEST: Mumia Abu Jamal, political prisoner and award winning journalist

Mumia Abu Jamal is an award winning journalist and political prisoner. Today’s commentary is on the idea of a Black President

Listen to Mumia’s audio commentaries at www.prisonradio.org. …

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Dec 17 2007

December 17, 2007

Subversive Thoughts | Published 17 Dec 2007, 10:59 am | Comments Off on December 17, 2007 -

“I am astonished each time I come to the U.S. by the ignorance of a high percentage of the population, which knows almost nothing about Latin America or about the world. It’s quite blind and deaf to anything that may happen outside the frontiers of the U.S.” -– Eduardo Galeano …

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Dec 14 2007

Weekly Digest – 12/14/07

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This week on Uprising:

* Monbiot: Proposed Global Warming Cuts Far Too Weak
* Empire Notes on Venezuela’s Economy
* Oprah Endorses Obama: Will it Work?
* Black Agenda Report on Walmart
* FCC Chair Gives In To Big Media

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Dec 14 2007

Russia Pulls Out of Cold-War Treaty

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PutinGUEST: David Kotz, Professor of Economics at the University of Massachusetts Amherst and coauthor of “Russia’s Path from Gorbachev to Putin: The Demise of the Soviet System and the New Russia.”

Earlier this week Russia announced its decision to withdraw unilaterally from the Conventional Forces in Europe (CFE) treaty, angering the US and other NATO …

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Dec 14 2007

Anarchists Gather for a Weekend Conference

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Anarchist conferenceGUESTS: Ralph Camacho, organizer of the Southern California Anarchist Conference, Isaac Ontiveros, member of the AK Press Collective

Anarchism is perhaps one of the most misunderstood of all political philosophies. Distortions about anarchism from both the left and the right have obscured a non-monolithic radical tradition that opposes in various ways and means …

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Dec 14 2007

December 14, 2007

Subversive Thoughts | Published 14 Dec 2007, 11:59 am | Comments Off on December 14, 2007 -

“The only truly affluent are those who do not want more than they have.” — Erich Fromm

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Dec 14 2007

Attention Conscious Consumers!

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AntimallGUESTS: Laura Palomares founder of El Puente, Quincy McCrary, singer/songwriter and music coordinator of Antimall

For the past several years, conscious consumers have been forgoing the mall to spend their holiday dollars at the annual Antimall. Antimall is a project of El Puente, a collective that works on economic justice in local communities. The idea …

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Dec 14 2007

Black Agenda Report on Walmart

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GUEST: Glen Ford is a writer and radio commentator and the Executive Editor of The Black Agenda Report

This week’s commentary is about Walmart. Visit www.blackagendareport.com for more information. …

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Dec 13 2007

In the Wake of the Algiers Bombings

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AlgiersGUEST: John Entelis, Professor of Political Science and Director of the Middle East Studies Program at Fordham University, co-author of “The Algerian Civil War”

The death toll in the wake of Tuesday’s twin truck bombings in the capital of Algeria has continued to rise. Yesterday’s government figures placed the number of dead at 31 …

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Dec 13 2007

Presidential Politics: Media Covers Tactics Over Substance

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horse raceGUEST: Peter Hart, Activism Coordinator at FAIR, Fairness and Accuracy in Reporting

Presidential electoral politics have provided fodder for breathless horse-race style reporting for most of the mainstream media for years now. Who’s the front runner and who’s made the most progress, become topics for many column inches and broadcast minutes each day. With …

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