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"Best Music on an Economics & Politics Radio Show"
Village Voice Best of NYC 2005

Newly posted to my radio archive

January 3, 2008 Glen Ford of the Black Agenda Report on the  
particular awfulness of Barack Obama * Max Fraad Wolff on wreckage in  
the housing market and its broader meaning

it joins:

December 27, 2007 David Graeber, author of Lost People and  
Possibilities, on Yale, imperialism, and anthropology * Forrest  
Hylton, co-author of Revolutionary Horizons, on Bolivia and the roots  
of the Evo Morales revolution

December 20, 2007 Charlie Komanoff on a radical reworking of  
Bloomberg's congestion pricing plan: soak cars for free transit *  
Adolph Reed on why he's sitting out this election

December 13, 2007 Tom Geoghegan, author of See You In Court, on how  
the right is responsible for litigiousness * Greg Grandin on the  
constitutional referendum in Venezuela and the state of Hugo Chavez

December 6, 2007 Peter Lavelle on Putin and the state of political  
play in Russia * Patrick Cockburn, correspondent for The Independent  
and author of The Occupation, on whether The Surge is really working

November 15, 2007 Julia Isaacs on inequality (big) and economic  
mobility (not so big) in the U.S. * Kevin Gallagher, author of The  
Enclave Economy, on Mexico's crummy experience with foreign  
investment * Laura Agustín, author of Sex at the Margins, on  
migration, trafficking, desire, and fundamentalism


Rasha Salti from Beirut on war, politics, and daily life * George  
Galloway, pre-reality TV, on Iraq, imperialism, and the colonial mind
* Michael Eric Dyson on black class tensions * Sungur Savran on  
Turkey * David Roediger the whitening of "new immigrants" of the late  
19th and early 20th centuries * Gilbert Achcar on Israel's defeat in  
Lebanon and the gathering defeat of the U.S. in Iraq * Charles  
Komanoff on carbon taxes * Beverly Wright on New Orleans, the Delta,  
and the geographies of race and toxicity * Audacia Ray on sex and the  
Internet * George McGovern and William Polk on exiting Iraq * Rachel  
Sherman on luxury hotels * Sam Gindin on the auto crisis and auto  
workers * Bethany Moreton on Wal-Mart & Ozark culture (and The  
Nation's amazing shift on chain stores) * Amiri Baraka on lots of  
stuff * Nicholas Stern on climate change * James Howard Kunstler on  
oil, waste, ugliness, death * Lisa Jervis & Andi Zeisler on Bitch *  
Jagdish Bhagwati on globalization * Val Moghadam on politics and  
gender relations in Iran * Hamid Dabashi on Iran * Robert Fitch on  
corruption and fragmentation in American unions * Barbara Ehrenreich  
on middle class horrors * Robert Frank on the rich * Heather Rogers  
on garbage & capitalism * Marie Trigona on worker-run businesses in  
Argentina * Bill Fletcher on war and peace * David Dunbar, co-editor  
of Debunking 9/11 Myths, on how the conspiracists are wrong Caitlin  
Zaloom on the anthropology of futures markets * Melissa Hope Ditmore  
et al on sex work * Slavoj Zizek on war, imperialism, and fantasy *  
Douglas Massey in Mexican immigration * Naomi Klein on Argentina and  
the global justice movement * Susie Bright on sex and politics * John  
Mueller on how the terrorism threat is vastly overblown * Dean Baker  
on the housing bust * Moazzam Begg, on his three years as an  
unwilling guest of the U.S. government in Gitmo and elsewhere * Matt  
Taibbi on covering the 2004 campaign, and the dismal state of  
American politics and media * Richard Gott on Hugo Chavez * Bart  
Jones on Hugu Chavez * Anatol Lieven (several times) on Iraq,  
Chechnya, Russia, US nationalism, and why the US must give up its  
empire * Katha Pollitt on feminism, politics, and the personal essay
* Julia Sweig on Cuba * Ned Sublette on music and politics * Joel  
Kovel on Zionism * Robin Blackburn on pensions * Cynthia Enloe on  
masculinity in the Bush administration (and oil) * Joel Kovel, editor  
of Capitalism Nature Socialism, on the psychology and politics of  
Israel and Zionism * Michelle Goldberg on the Christian right * Ken  
Sherrill on gay politics * Patrick Cockburn on Iraq * Carlos Mejia,  
deserter from Iraq, on war, imperialism, dissent* Laura Flanders on  
Bushwomen * Gary Indiana on Arnie * Steve Fraser on the cultural/  
political history of Wall Street * Jennifer Washburn on the corporate  
university * $pread magazine staffers on sex work * Norman Kelley on  
the crisis in black politics * Joseph Stiglitz on the IMF and the  
Wall St-Treasury axis * Nicola Kraus & Emma McLaughlin, authors of  
Citizen Girl and The Nanny Diaries, on gender, work, and the satiric  
novel * Lisa Jervis on feminism & pop culture * Joel Schalit on anti-  
Semitism * Devah Pager on prison, race, and the job market * Robert  
Fatton on Haiti * Chip Berlet on conspiracism * Gary Younge on a  
foreign journalist's view of the U.S. * Simon Head on Wal-Mart *  
Ursula Huws on work and why capitalism has avoided crisis * Michael  
Albert on participatory economics (parecon) * Marta Russell on the UN  
conference on disability * Sara Roy on the Palestinian economy *  
Michael Hardt on Empire


Doug Henwood
Left Business Observer
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New York NY 10013-2505 USA

producer, Behind the News
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