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Discounted Multipacks

John Kiriakou
Whistleblowing 2-Pack

2 CDs First program: John Kiriakou - The War on Whistleblowers As Voltaire once said, “It is dangerous to be right when the government is wrong.” States don’t like to be called...

Rami Khouri
Authoritarian Regime 2-Pack

2 CDs First program: Rami Khouri - Arab Jails & American Jets The book The Management of Savagery is a teaching manual of the so-called Islamic State, aka ISIS. It defines the...

Bill McKibben
Climate Activist 2-Pack

2 CDs First program: Christian Parenti - Climate Crisis Traditionally, the main reasons for the migration of people have been war, persecution, and poverty. But in coming decades, they will be...

Thomas Frank
Limosine Liberal 2-Pack

2 CDS First Program: Hey Liberal, Listen Up The ironies, agonies and hypocrisies in the U.S. political system are in high-relief during a presidential election year. The role of big money undermines the...

Noam Chomsky
Chomsky Triple Header

3 CDs First Program Turkey in the Middle East Turkey threatens and jails journalists and dissidents. It bombs the Kurds. Chomsky has sharp criticisms of the autocratic regime of Turkish...

Richard Levins
Levins-Chomsky 2-Pack

2 CDS First Program: Ecology of Capitalism The logic of global capitalism is destroying the planet. It puts profits over the welfare of people and excessive production over ecological sustainability....

Vandana Shiva
Best of Vandana Shiva 3-Pack

3 CDS Vandana Shiva – We Are All Seeds Seeds, those little things we kind of take for granted, are the essence of life. Increasingly, corporations have taken over agriculture...

Richard Falk
U.S. in the Middle East 2-Pack

2 CDS First Program: American Imperialism in the Middle East Just a few years ago to use the word imperialism to describe the U.S. would have automatically branded you as a...

Tom Mayer
Imperialism 2-Pack

First Program: Tom Mayer - Is the U.S. an Imperialist Nation? Imperialism derives from the Latin, imperium, which means to rule over large territories. Historically it has taken many shapes and forms....

Alan Maass
The Case for Socialism + Ecology & Socialism

First Program: Alan Maass - The Case for Socialism Socialism is a political philosophy with a singular approach to structuring the economy. In the U.S, little is actually known about...

Noam Chomsky
Noam Chomsky 2015 6-Pack

6 CDs First program: It's in Your Hands An effective propaganda system encourages people to be discouraged. Hey! Worry about the Kardashian’s latest news. Leave the complicated matters of domestic and...

Camara Phyllis Jones
Black Women of Power 2-Pack

2 CDS First Program: Camara Phyllis Jones – Race & Health For more than a year the public was complaining about the drinking water in Flint, Michigan. The water was so...

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