Progressive Radio News Hour Guests for May 20, 22 and 23, 2010

Israel’s Exclusion and Restriction of Goods to Gaza
May 19, 2010
Ahmed Abu Ali: Guilty of Being Muslim in America at the Wrong Time
May 20, 2010

The Progressive Radio News Hour Guests for May 20, 22 and 23, 2010

Thursday, May 20 at 10AM US Central time: Marjorie Cohn

Cohn is a distinguished Thomas Jefferson School of Law, San Diego Law Professor and former President of the National Lawyers Guild. She’s also been a criminal defense attorney at the trial and appellate levels as well as a noted author and writer of numerous articles for professional journals and popular web sites.

Cohn’s recent article on the Elena Kagan appointment shifting the Supreme Court further to the rights will be discussed.

Saturday, May 22 at noon US Central time: Paul Craig Roberts

Roberts was former Assistant Treasury Secretary under Ronald Reagan, a Wall Street Journal Associate Editor, and holder of numerous academic appointments, including at Georgetown University’s Center for Strategic and International Studies.

He became a prominent Bush administration critic, and is just as hard on Obama for his destructive and repressive policies.

Roberts’ new book will be discussed titled, “How the Economy was Lost,” plus his latest thoughts about administration policy.

Sunday, May 23 at noon US Central time: Ellen Brown

Ellen Brown is a civil litigation attorney, author, and frequent writer on financial issues. A new edition of her latest book, Web of Debt, is a vitally important analysis of the private banking cartel Federal Reserve, how it usurped money creation power, and how we can take it back.

The Daily Bell ‘Compendium of Free-Market Thought” awarded Brown her own title, saying “in modern economic thought (there are) now Keynsians, Austrians and Brownians.”

Web of Debt and Brown’s latest writing 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.