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 projectcensored.org/store.
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.