Progressive Radio News Hour Guests for January 20, 22 and 23, 2011

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January 18, 2011

The Progressive Radio News Hour Guests for January 20, 22 and 23, 2011

Thursday, January 20 at 10AM US Central time: Gideon Levy

Levy is a Haaretz columnist, editorial board member, and recipient of numerous awards for distinguished journalism and human rights. His most recent book is titled “The Punishment of Gaza,” discussing Israel’s crushing siege and Cast Lead war of aggression.

Levy’s views on the Israeli/Palestinian conflict will be discussed.

Saturday, January 22 at noon US Central time: Mickey Huff

Huff is Professor of History at Diablo Valley College, CA and new Director of Project Censored (PC) and the Media Freedom Foundation. MFF supports First Amendment freedoms, conducts investigative research, and works closely with PC and other media related organizations.

PC is the media democracy advocacy group that publishes vital news stories suppressed or censored in the mainstream.

Each year it ranks the top 25 and publishes them in its yearbook, “Censored: Media Democracy in Action.” The latest “Censored 2011: The Top Censored Stories of 2009-10 can be purchased at

Major world and national issues will be discussed.

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

Brown is a civil litigation attorney, author, and frequent writer on financial issues. A new edition of her important book, “Web of Debt,” is a brilliant analysis of the private banking system, how it usurped money creation power, and how we can take if back.

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.