Progressive Radio News Hour Guests for April 8, 10 and 11, 2010

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The Progressive Radio News Hour Guests for April 8, 10 and 11, 2010

Thursday, April 8 at 10AM US Central time: Bob Chapman

For over 40 years, Chapman has written articles and analysis on business, finance, economics, and politics, and is currently the owner and editor of the International Forecaster, “a compendium on business, finance, economics, and social and political issues worldwide.”

His latest views on the economy will be discussed.

Saturday, April 10 at noon US Central time: James Petras

Petras is Binghamton University, New York Professor Emeritus of Sociology. Besides his distinguished academic career, he’s a noted figure on the left, a well-respected Latin American expert, and a longtime chronicler of the region’s popular struggles.

He’s also a prolific author of hundreds of articles and dozens of books, including his latest titled, “Global Depression and Regional Wars.”

Petras’ current world views will be discussed.

Sunday, April 11 at noon US Central time: Mahdi Darius Nazemroaya

Nazemroaya is a student at Canada’s University of Ottawa (U of O). Until his early March Board of Directors removal, he was Fulcrum Publishing Society (FPS) Ombudsman, the English-language student newspaper.

It resulted from his critical reports about FPS’s editorial mistreatment of Professor Denis Rancourt, fired for his political activism – specifically his courageous stance on Occupied Palestine.

His case and its importance will be discussed.

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.