Archive for December, 2013

Dec 13 2013

Daily News Flash with Adele Stan on Curbing NSA Spying, Sandy Hook Anniversary, the Arctic 30, and Kim Jong Un Executes Uncle

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Uprising’s guest expert Adele Stan, longtime chronicler of the right wing, and senior Washington correspondent for RHRealityCheck.org, analyzes today’s news headlines:

A committee advising President Obama on the NSA’s mass surveillance has just concluded in a new report that the spying program should continue albeit with some restrictions. A committee advising President Obama on the NSA’s mass surveillance has just concluded …

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Dec 13 2013

ReThink Reviews: American Hustle

Rethink ReviewsTaking a deeper look at current and past films and how they relate to the world today.

Jonathan Kim is an independent film critic who writes and produces film reviews for Uprising and other outlets. He is a former co-producer at Brave New Films.

Read his reviews online at ReThinkReviews.net. Watch his …

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Dec 12 2013

Daily News Flash with Arun Gupta on India’s Gay Sex Ban, Michigan “Rape Insurance” Bill, FDA Phase Out of Antibiotics, and Rich Teen Afflicted with Affluenza Gets Away with Murder

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Uprising’s guest expert Arun Gupta, Independent Journalist and regular contributor to the Guardian, In These Times, The Progressive, and Truthout, and co-founder of the Occupied Wall Street Journal and the Indypendent.

The UN Commissioner on Human Rights has asked the government of India to reconsider its reinstatement of a ban on gay sex. The ban was overturned four years ago and its …

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Dec 12 2013

Subversive Thought for December 12, 2013

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“After silence, that which comes nearest to expressing the inexpressible is music.”
? Aldous Huxley …

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Dec 11 2013

Please Support Independent Journalism by donating to KPFK!

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We are currently in our Winter Fund Drive and need your support. While shows like Democracy Now have dozens of staff members helping to put together their programs, Sonali and Bipasha singlehandedly put together Uprising on a daily basis. We could use your help!

One of our most interesting fund drive gifts is the Pacifica Radio Memory Stick for a pledge of $180. This small USB stick features lectures and …

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Dec 11 2013

Subversive Thought for December 11, 2013

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“The test of our progress is not whether we add more to the abundance of those who have much; it is whether we provide enough for those who have too little.” — Franklin D. Roosevelt …

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Dec 11 2013

Daily News Flash with Rahul Mahajan on Congressional Budget Deal, Uruguay’s Pot Legalization Law, and Ukraine’s Ongoing Mass Revolt

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Uprising’s guest expert Rahul Mahajan, sociologist and news analyst and author of Full Spectrum Dominance: US Power in Iraq and Beyond, analyzes today’s news headlines:

A Congressional Budget committee has arrived at a deal to fund the government that could stave off a shut down for another two years. While President Barack Obama called the deal “a good first step,” it appears …

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Dec 10 2013

Subversive Thought for December 10, 2013

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“I believe that the truth is the only force that will set us free. I have hope, not in the tangible or in what I can personally accomplish, but in the faith that battling evil, cruelty, and injustice allows us to retain our identity, a sense of meaning and ultimately our freedom. Perhaps in our lifetimes we will not succeed. Perhaps things will only get worse. But this does not invalidate our efforts. Rebellion—which is …

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Dec 10 2013

Daily News Flash with Robert Jensen on Mandela’s Funeral, Day of Action on Education, and FBI Arrests of LA County Sheriff’s Staff

Uprising’s guest expert Robert Jensen, an author and Professor of Journalism at the University of Texas at Austin, analyzes today’s news headlines:

On this International Human Rights Day, world leaders gathered in Johannesburg, South Africa to pay tribute to Nelson Mandela. Mandela, who passed away last Thursday at the age of 95, was eulogized by US President Barack Obama. Obama compared him …

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Dec 09 2013

Greg Laemmle Shares His Family’s History on 75th Anniversary of Theater Chain

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Celebrating their 75th Anniversary, Laemmle Theaters has announced a benefit Gala Dinner on December 17th and a raffle for the general public.

Uprising host Sonali Kolhatkar, interviewed Greg Laemmle, the President of Laemmle Theaters. It was his grandfather Max and his granduncle Kurt Laemmle who founded the theater chain.

Watch a video of his interview here: http://youtu.be/MphkJXV3KwA

Bipasha Shom recorded this interview.

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