Progressive Radio News Hour Guests for July 22, 24 and 25

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The Progressive Radio News Hour Guests for July 22, 24, and 25, 2010

Thursday, July 22 at 10AM US Central time: Kathy Kelly

Kelly is a long-time political/social/anti-war activist and coordinator of Voices for Creative Nonviolence (VCNV). In 1996, she helped establish Voices in the Wilderness to end the repressive US/UN Iraq sanctions.

VCNV is a dedicated resistance campaign against imperial wars, violence, and the “war on terror,” abroad and at home.

Recently, she was in Afghanistan and Pakistan. Discussion will focus on her trip.

Saturday, July 24 at noon US Central time: Gabriel Kolko

Kolko is a leading historian, scholar, activist and Toronto’s York University Distinguished Research Professor Emeritus.

He’s written many articles and 15 books, including The Age of War: The United States Confronts the World; Century of War: Politics, Conflicts, and Society since 1914; and his newest titled, World in Crisis: The End of the American Century.

Kolko’s current world views will be discussed.

Sunday, July 25 at noon US Central time: Dave Lindorff

Lindorff is a long-time award-winning investigative reporter/journalist, contributing to numerous publications and popular web sites in America and abroad.

He’s also a prolific author, his books including The Case for Impeachment: Legal Arguments for Removing President George W. Bush from Office; This Can’t Be Happening: Resisting the Disintegration of American Democracy; and Marketplace Medicine: The Rise of the For Profit Hospital Chains.

Lindorff’s current views about the Gulf disaster and other major topics 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.