Wednesday, October 20, 2010

Progressive Radio News Hour Guests for October 21, 23 and 24

The Progressive Radio News Hour Guests for October 7, 9 and 10, 2010

Thursday, October 21 at 10AM US Central time: Henry Giroux

Giroux holds the Global TV Network Chair Professorship at McMaster University, Hamilton, Ontario, Canada. His books include "The University in Chains," "Against the Terror of Neoliberalism," and the topic of today's discussion, "Youth in a Suspect Society," how we treat our young and endanger their futures.

Saturday, October 23 at noon US Central time: Tod Fletcher and Elizabeth Woodworth

Fletcher co-produces Pacifica Radio KPFA's "Guns and Butter," hosted by Bonnie Faulkner, a program featuring in-depth discussions of key world and national topics.

He also works with David Ray Griffin, helping him with eight of his books, including "The 9/11 Commission Report: Omissions and Distortions," and "Cognitive Infiltration," the topic of today's program.

Woodworth is a writer and former head librarian for the British Columbia Ministry of Health (1978 - 2002). Her writing focuses mostly on social justice issues. She also works closely with Griffin, including on his newest book, the topic of today's discussion.

Sunday, October 24 at noon US Central time: James Fetzer

Fetzer is the distinguished Department of Philosophy McKnight University Professor Emeritus at the University of Minnesota, Duluth.

He's a prolific author of numerous articles and 29 books in the philosophy of science and on the theoretical foundations of computer science, artificial intelligence and cognitive science.

He's also the co-founder of Scholars for 9/11 Truth, a non-partisan association of faculty, students, and scholars, dedicated to exposing the official lies, removing the shroud of deceit, and revealing the truths behind 9/11.

Fetzer recently participated in a London symposium on Israel/Palestine, the topic of today's program.