Progressive Radio News Hour Guests for August 30, 31, and September 1, 2013

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Progressive Radio News Hour Guests for August 30, 31, and September 1, 2013
Friday, August 30 at 10AM US Central time: Mohammad Marandi
Marandi is an Associate Professor at the University of Tehran. He also chairs their North American studies department.
Discussion will focus on Iran, Syria and other Middle East issues.
Saturday, August 31 at noon US Central time: Finian Cunningham
Cunningham is a musician, writer and activist. He’s based in Northern Ireland when not on site elsewhere.
Earlier he spent months in Bahrain. He did so addressing brutal Al-Khalifa monarchy repression.
Currently, he’s on the Horn of Africa. He’s covering struggles in that strategic part of the world. He’s not ignoring others.
Key ones will be discussed.
Sunday, September 1 at noon US Central time: Larry Pinkney
Pinkney’s a dedicated activist. He’s a former political prisoner. He’s a Black Panther Party veteran. He formerly served as Republic of New Africa Minister of Interior.
Currently he’s an editorial board member of The Black Commentator.
Major world and national issues 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.