Progressive Radio News Hour Guests for July 29, 31 and August 1

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July 28, 2010

The Progressive Radio News Hour Guests for July 29, 31 and August 1, 2010

Thursday, July 29 at 10AM US Central time: Jane Burgermeister

Burgermeister is an investigative journalist currently writing for Nature, the British Medical Journal, Reuters Health, and the Renewable Energy World web site as its European correspondent.

She also has her own web site accessed through the following link:

Her recent experiences under Austria’s justice system will be discussed and why legal institutions throughout Europe are threatened.

Saturday, July 31 at noon US Central time: Jack Rasmus and Ray McGovern

Rasmus is a Professor of Political Economy at St. Mary’s College and Santa Clara University, CA. He’s also a freelance journalist, frequent speaker, a playwright and author, including his newest book titled, “Epic Recession and Financial Crisis: Prelude to Global Depression.”

His latest economic views will be discussed.

McGovern is a retired CIA Officer (1963- 1990), turned activist and political critic, addressing major world and national issues in lectures and frequent articles, his most recent titled Afghan War Leaks Expose Costly Folly.

His views on the WikiLeaks release and possible war on Iran will be discussed.

Sunday, August 1 at noon US Central time: Kevin Barrett

Barrett is a scholar, university lecturer, and author, his latest book titled “Questioning the War on Terror,” ripping apart conventional views, exposing the motives behind it, sinister ones to engender fear, wage imperial wars, and impose draconian homeland repression.

The book and Barrett’s latest world views 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.