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Leonard Lewin
Six Contemporary Sufi Themes

The Use of Analogy in Understanding New Ideas - Part IRecorded in Boulder, CO on February 17, 1985.Reality Behind Appearance - Part IIRecorded in Boulder, CO  on March 3, 1985.Conditioning & the Artificial...

Etyen Mahcupyan
An Armenian Journalist in Turkey

Agos is an Armenian bilingual weekly newspaper published in Istanbul, Turkey. It was established in1996. It has both Armenian and Turkish pages as well as an online English edition. Its...

Michael Parenti
U.S. Interventions: A History of Excuses

U.S. intervention. Michael Parenti states, “A lot of people don’t know that there is such a thing. i.e. “the forceful violent intervening in the affairs of other countries. The U.S....

Howard Zinn, William Schaap, Joanne Ball, Alexander Cockburn, Karl Mayer, William Styron, Terry Shaw /Wilbert Tatum
Choosing the News: Who Sets the Agenda

Howard Zinn, William Schaap, Joanne Ball, Alexander Cockburn, Karl Mayer, William Styron, Terry Shaw, and Wilbert Tatum.

Howard Zinn
Howard ZInn 6-Pack

A People's History of the United States (2CDs) "You wanna read a real history book?" Matt Damon asks Robin Williams in the movie Good Will Hunting. "Read Howard Zinn's People's...

Herbert Schiller
Corporate Control of Information

In his classic work The Media Monopoly, Ben Bagdikian documents the continuing trend of media concentration in the hands of fewer and fewer corporations. The latest megamerger has Viacom taking...

Fred Denny
Islam in Asia

No description. Produced and hosted by David Barsamian as part of his Ganges to the Nile series. 

Haskell Wexler, John Sayles, Kristi Jacobson, David Barsamian
Working Class Movies

Haskell Wexler recounts his experiences starting in 1946 as a filmmaker and cinematographer. “As the Cold War developed unions were decimated, all the unions that were active in favor of...

Roxanne Dunbar-Ortíz
Facing the Truth about Native America

It is difficult to overstate the ferocity of the attack on the indigenous people of North America by the settler colonizers. The genocidal campaign had its roots in New England....  

Norman Solomon
Can the Democratic Party Live Up to its Name?

Humorist Will Rogers used to quip: "I'm not a member of any organized political party. I'm a Democrat." We can all have a good chuckle at that. But the deep...  

Arun Gupta
Policing, Property & Evangelism

Large numbers of evangelical Christians in the United States are ardent nationalists and fervent believers in capitalism. They are an influential part of what is called the president’s base. Eighty-one...  

David Barsamian
How To Detect Biases in the Media

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