On Thursday February 21st, host Allen Ruff kicked off the Pledge Drive with an in-depth interview with author and professor Bob McChesney. They discussed McChesney’s recently published book, “Digital Disconnect: How Capitalism is Turning the Internet Against Democracy.”
On Valentine’s day Thursday February 14th, host Allen Ruff discussed topics of local concern with journalist Rebecca Kemble. They discussed the anniversary of the Wisconsin Uprising.
On Thursday February 7th, host Allen Ruff interviewed journalist Arun Gupta about his article “Disaster Capitalism Hits New York.” Arun Gupta is co-founder of the Occupy Wall Street Journal and a founding editor of the award-winning grassroots NYC newspaper The Indypendent.
On Thursday January 31st, host Allen Ruff spoke with co-director of Foreign Policy in Focus at the Institute for Policy Studies Emira Woods about the current situation in Mali.
On Thursday January 24th, host Allen Ruff spoke with American Political satirist Will Durst. They discussed satire, political humor and the need for satire to cut through the absurdity of our current situation.
On Thursday January 17th, host Allen Ruff spoke with author Nick Turse about his book, “Kill Anything that Moves.” Nick Turse is an award-winning journalist, historian, essayist, the managing editor of TomDispatch.com, the co-founder of Dispatch Books, and a fellow at the Nation Institute.