Archive for April 2013

Brown is a civil litigation attorney, distinguished author, and frequent writer on financial issues. A new edition of her important book, "Web of Debt," is a brilliant analysis of the private banking system, how it usurped money creation power, and how we can get it back.

She also heads the Public Banking Institute (PBI), an initiative to return power to the people where it belongs.

Her latest writing will be discussed.

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Pinkney's a dedicated activist. He's a former political prisoner. He's a Black Panther Party veteran. He formerly served as Republic of New Africa Minister of Interior.

Currently he's an editorial board member of The Black Commentator.

Major world and national issues will be discussed.

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McChesney is a leading media scholar, critic, and activist. He’s also University of Illinois Research Professor in the Institute of Communications Research and the Graduate School of Library and Information Science.

He's a prolific writer and frequent speaker. His new book is titled "Digital Disconnect: How Capitalism is Turning the Internet Away from Democracy." It represents 15 years of research. He calls it "the capstone of (his) career."

Discussion will focus on why the book's so important.

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Charles Derber

Derber is Boston College Professor of Sociology. He's a leading social critic. He challenges corporate power, globalization injustice and imperial lawlessness.

His books include "Regime Change Begins at Home," "Corporation Nation," "The Wilding of America," and "People Before Profit."

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Denis Rancourt is a distinguished tenured Professor of Physics, a recognized expert in his field, and an Environmental Science Researcher at the University of Ottawa, Canada.

Yet he was persecuted, unfairly fired, and barred from campus. Doing so constituted a gross violation of his academic freedom, tenure, stature, and support for human rights, civil liberties and equal justice.

Major world and national issues will be discussed.

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Karl Grossman is a State University of New York Professor of Journalism. He focuses on investigative reporting. He's done so for over 40 years.

His books include "Cover Up: What You Are Not Supposed to Know about Nuclear Power."

Updating Japan's nuclear disaster will be discussed.

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Kozy is a retired philosophy professor, now writing on social, political and economic issues. He taught for many years and has been writing for many more.

Kozy's latest writing will be discussed.

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Michael Parenti

Parenti is an internationally known, highly respected political scientist and award-winning author and lecturer.

His many books include Democracy for the Few (in its 9th edition), Superpatriotism, and Inventing Reality on the state of the media.

Major world and national issues will be discussed.

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Petras is Binghamton University, New York Professor Emeritus, a noted figure on the left, a distinguished Latin American expert, and longtime chronicler of the region's popular struggles.

He's also a consummate scholar and prolific writer of hundreds of articles and dozens of books, including his latest titled, "The Arab Revolt and the Imperialist Counterattack."

Major world and national issues will be discussed.

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McMurtry is an internationally recognized moral and political philosopher who is an elected Fellow of the Royal Society of Canada and University Professor Emeritus at the University of Guelph, Ontario.

His volumes on Philosophy and World Problems for UNESCO are globally published, and his widely translated works include the influential books, "Unequal Freedoms," "The Cancer Stage of Capitalism," and "Value Wars."

McMurtry is also an active public advocate for global justice, world peace, and international law.

Major world and national issues will be discussed.

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