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Discounted Multi-Packs

International Hubris 2-Pack

2 CDs First Program: Vijay Prashad - Responsibility to Protect  Following the mass killings in Rwanda and the international communities’ failure to act, the UN formulated a new doctrine called...

Roxanne Dunbar-Ortiz
Native Thanksgiving 2-Pack

2 CDS Roxanne Dunbar-Ortiz -- The Other Side of Thanksgiving The historical lens through which national holidays are viewed is often blurred and distorted. Thanksgiving is a case in point....

Alternative Radio
AR Programs on Israel-Palestine

The Israel-Palestine question is too controversial for most media organizations. But not for Alternative Radio. The following six programs aired on nearly 200 radio stations. Gideon Levy – The Never...

Alfred McCoy
Two-fisted Alfred McCoy

First Program - The Decline of U.S. Global Power What’s the shelf life of empires? Decades, maybe centuries. All things come to an end. Recall Shelley’s great poem Ozymandias about...

Ralph Nader
Ralph Nader 2016 6-Pack

6 CDs First program: Sovereignty of the People Sovereignty: preeminence of the people, self-rule. The framers of the Constitution, having lived under the tyranny of King George the Third were...

Kathleen Cleaver
Three Black Panthers

3 CDs First program:  State Repression of Black Panthers Of all the radical organizations in the 1960s none struck as much fear in the establishment as the Black Panther Party....

Alternative Radio
Alternative Election Coverage

AR has produced new programming related to the U.S. elections. We are proud to make incursions onto the public airwaves with critical analysis of what has been described as the...

Bobby Seale
Black Panthers 2-Pack

First program: Jane Rhodes - Framing the Black Panthers The Black Panthers, founded by Huey Newton and Bobby Seale in 1966, made an extraordinary impact on politics and culture. They...

Ari Rabin-Havt
Pack of Lies 3-Pack

3 CDS First program: Liars, Lying & Politics Olympic athletes to corporate executives at Volkswagen tell lies. Remember Tony Montana, the mobster in Scarface played by Al Pacino, when he...

David Korten
David Korten 3-Pack

3 CDs First program: A New Story Since the beginning of time people have been telling stories from Gilgamesh in Iraq to The Odyssey in Greece. These tales convey lessons and...

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...

Thomas Frank
Thomas Frank 2-Pack

First Program: What's the Matter with the Democratic Party? Franklin Delano Roosevelt must be flipping in his grave as many of his cherished New Deal programs have come under assault from...

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