War/Peace

People Rise Up - News Wrap

Airs at: Tue, 01/15/2008 at 4:00pm
Produced for People Rise Up
A news wrap today.  Stories broadcast under fair use included: For Sale:  West's deadly nuclear secrets Iraq war has ground forces stretched thin Judges dismiss suit seeking damages for Guantanamo torture US officer cleared of Abu Ghraib abuse Microsoft seeks patent for off... Read more

Old Mole Variety Hour for January 14, 2007

Airs at: Sun, 01/13/2008 at 4:00pm
Produced for Old Mole Variety Hour
 This  is the Old Mole Variety Hour in its entirety.   Hosted by Laurie Mercier, this program focuses on some  popular movements the mainstream media  fail to cover.  First, Phil Alden Robinson from the Writers Guild talks with Bill Resnick about the writers's strike and ho... Read more

Civil Resistance in Iraq

Airs at: Sun, 01/13/2008 at 4:00pm
Produced for Old Mole Variety Hour
 Press coverage of Iraq tells us that  the US is trying to build a secular democracy there, when in fact democratic and  secular groups are most under attack by the US and its Suni and Shia allies.  Bill Weinberg, award-winning journalist, radioactivist, and producer at  Pa... Read more

Iran reveals false US video of clash in Gulf of Hormuz

Airs at: Tue, 01/08/2008 at 4:00pm
Produced for Evening News
 The Iranian Government has accused the United States government of  fabricating video  it released of a clash between the two powers in the Gulf of Hormuz. KBOO reporter Chris Andrea has a report.  Read more

Mandatory declassification opens book on Vietnam War

Airs at: Tue, 01/08/2008 at 4:00pm
Produced for Evening News
 Mandatory declassification of a National Security Agency report reveals that United States officials lied during the Vietnam War to get the American people to go along with an escalation of the war.Kboo reporter Martha Odom has the story. Read more

Per Fagereng interviews David Barsamian re: Pakistan, Bhutto.

Airs at: Wed, 01/09/2008 at 4:00pm
Thursday Radiozine - Host Per Fagereng interviews radio producer and author David Barsamian of Alternative Radio about his recent trip to Pakistan, India and Kashmir and his perspective on the life and death of Benazir Bhutto. Read more

Old Mole Variety Hour for January 7, 2008

Airs at: Sun, 01/06/2008 at 4:00pm
Produced for Old Mole Variety Hour
 Today's show is hosted by Tom Becker.  It begins with a Bill Resnick interview with Anita Weiss about what's going on in Pakistan and why the US should not engage in military action there.  Larry Bowlden reviews Alice McDermott's novel At Weddings and Wakes--a "quiet novel... Read more

Prospects for Pakistan

Airs at: Sun, 01/06/2008 at 4:00pm
 Antita Weiss talks with The Old Mole's Bill Resnick about the current situation in Pakistan, nuclear weapons,  and the consequences of possible US military action there.  Weiss is Professor of International Studies at the University of Oregon and the author of several book... Read more

Conn Hallinan - Assessing Iraq

Airs at: Thu, 01/03/2008 at 4:00pm
Produced for Radiozine
Host Per Fagereng interviews Conn Hallinan, columnist for Foreign Policy In Focus, about two of his recent articles. In "Death at a Distance: The U.S. Air War," Hallinan says "an enormous intensification of U.S. bombardments" in Iraq and Afghanistan entails an "increasing ... Read more

Quakers Speak about Issues at Palestine-Israel Peace Talks

Airs at: Tue, 11/27/2007 at 4:00pm
Produced for Evening News
As George Bush hastily made his entrance and exit at a one-day Israel-Palestine peace talk in Annapolis Maryland yesterday, others in the area were organizing events to bring attention to issues that weren’t addressed in the summit.Phil Karoum is with the Annapolis Friends ... Read more