Subversive Thought for March 14, 2014: "One of the big questions in the climate change debate: Are humans any smarter than frogs in a pot? If you put a frog in a pot and slowly turn up the heat, it won't jump out. Instead, it will enjoy the nice warm bath until it is cooked to death. We humans seem to be doing pretty much the same thing." -- Jeff Goodell
Coming up on the next edition of Uprising… We get a report from the detainee hunger strike at a Washington State immigration holding center. We talk to James Green about the situation in Brazil. And, we discuss Peniel Joseph’s new book about Stokely Carmichael called, Stokely, A Life. …
Acclaimed Afghan human rights activist and author, Malalai Joya, returns to the US this fall for a national tour coinciding with the 12th anniversary of the start of the US war in Afghanistan. Joya’s tour is sponsored by the United National Antiwar Coalition (UNAC) and Afghan Women’s Mission (AWM).
During her tour Joya will address the following questions:
• Why are Afghan women more vulnerable than ever?
• What is the impact of US drones, bombs, and raids?
• What does the end of ……