Tuesday, April 19, 2011

Progressive Radio News Hour Guests for April 21, 23 and 24, 2011

The Progressive Radio News Hour Guests for April 21, 23, and 24, 2011

Thursday, April 21 at 10AM US Central time: Richard Wolff

Wolff is Economics Professor Emeritus at the University of Massachusetts, now teaching at The New School in New York.

He's written numerous articles and books on topics ranging from modern imperialism, the economics of colonialism, the current economic crisis, and much more for over 40 years.

Current economic conditions will be discussed.

Saturday, April 23 at noon US Central time: Ellen Brown

Brown is a civil litigation attorney, distinguished 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 get it back.

Brown also heads the Public Banking Institute (PBI), an initiative to return money power to the people where it belongs.

Her latest writing will be discussed.

Sunday, March 24 at noon US Central time: John McMurtry

McMurtry is an internationally recognized moral and political philosopher who is an elected Fellow of the Royal Society of Canada and University Professor Emeritus at the University of Guelph, Ontario.

His volumes on Philosophy and World Problems for UNESCO are globally published, and his widely translated works include the influential books, "Unequal Freedoms," "The Cancer Stage of Capitalism," and "Value Wars." McMurtry is also an active public advocate for global justice, world peace, and international law.

Major world and national issues will be discussed.