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Propaganda 101

Edward Herman – The Propaganda Model In liberal democratic societies, it has long been understood that the use of force to control the population is generally not a viable option....

David Barsamian
15th Annual State of the World Address

Barsamian’s Annual State of the World Address has been a regular event hosted by Thom Peters and the So, You’re a Poet Reading Series.

Russell Mokhiber
Crime in the Suites

Russell Mokhiber talks about the crime lobby's influence in Congress, as well as his own personal motivations driving his pursuit of the truth about corporate villains like Union Carbide, GE...

Alternative Radio
2000 Years of Chinese Poetry

As part of AR’s World Poetry Series, David Barsamian interviewed Bill Doub, a scholar of Oriental culture and former CU professor. Doub and his wife Nancy edited the Asian Studies...

Anna Shahnazaryan
Inside Armenia

Mountainous and land-locked Armenia has had a long history but as a nation state it is rather new. Armenia declared its independence in 1991. This wide-ranging and revealing interview covers...

Chip Berlet
Mobilizing Resentment

Us versus them politics, pitting one group against another, is as old as the hills. Vulnerable groups are targeted. Language is weaponized. And resentment is mobilized along race, class and...

Michael Parenti
Conspiracy & Class Power

Class and power are closely correlated, That societies have a ruling class is derided as passe Marxist rhetoric. But to deny its existence is folly. Class can be measured by...

Cornel West
The Radical Democratic Tradition

Throughout history there have been individuals who have challenged conventional wisdom and have stretched societal limits. Collectively they constitute the radical democratic tradition. A sterling example of this lineage is...

Chris Hedges
Stopping Fascism

One dictionary defines fascism as, “A system of government that exercises a dictatorship of the extreme right, typically through the merging of state and business leadership, together with belligerent nationalism.”...

Robert Hackett
Climate Change & the Media

Climate change poses a long-term threat to humanity and the Earth. Sixty percent of people get their news from TV. How are the networks reporting on the crisis? This is...

Thomas Frank
The Country that Voted for Trump

The election of Donald Trump was a stunning political upset. His victory defied the predictions of almost every pundit and pollster. Though he received about 3 million fewer votes than...  

Max Blumenthal
Palestine: 50 Years of Occupation

Fifty Years have passed since Israel’s victory in the Six-Day War resulting in the longest military occupation in modern times. And on the ground there has been a radical shift...

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