Progressive Radio News Hour Guests for December 30, 2010 and January 1 and 2, 2011

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The Progressive Radio News Hour Guests for December 30, 2010 and January 1 and 2, 2011

Thursday, December 30 at 10AM US Central time: Jeff Blankfort

Blankfort is a radio producer and host, a journalist, and longtime Palestinian human rights activist. He’s also the former Middle East Labor Bulletin editor, co-founder of the Labor Committee of the Middle East, and founding member of the November 29 Coalition on Palestine.

Discussion will focus on Israel/Palestine and other key Middle East topics.

Saturday, January 1 at noon US Central time: Ali Abunimah

Abunimah is a Palestinian American journalist, frequent speaker, and co-founder of the Electronic Intifada, an essential online source for real Israeli/Palestinian conflict information. He also served as Vice President and board member of the Arab American Action Network.

Discussion will focus on Israel/Palestine and his work.

Sunday, January 2 at noon US Central time: Franklin Lamb

Lamb is a journalist, author, and Director of Americans Concerned for Middle East Peace. He’s also a board member of the Sabra Shatila Foundation and longtime civil rights activist.

Discussion will focus his work and current Middle East topics suppressed in the major media.

Stephen Lendman
Stephen Lendman
Stephen Lendman was born in 1934 in Boston, MA. In 1956, he received a BA from Harvard University. Two years of US Army service followed, then an MBA from the Wharton School at the University of Pennsylvania in 1960. After working seven years as a marketing research analyst, he joined the Lendman Group family business in 1967. He remained there until retiring at year end 1999. Writing on major world and national issues began in summer 2005. In early 2007, radio hosting followed. Lendman now hosts the Progressive Radio News Hour on the Progressive Radio Network three times weekly. Distinguished guests are featured. Listen live or archived. Major world and national issues are discussed. Lendman is a 2008 Project Censored winner and 2011 Mexican Journalists Club international journalism award recipient.