Monday, August 29, 2011

Progressive Radio News Hour Guests for September 1, 3 and 4, 2011

The Progressive Radio News Hour Guests for September 1, 3, and 4, 2011

Thursday, September 1, at 10AM US Central time: Nawal El Saadawi

Saadawi is a leading Egyptian feminist, sociologist, physician, and important writer (including 27 books) on Arab women's problems and related issues.

Conditions in Egypt and Middle East uprisings will be discussed.

Saturday, September 3 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 over 20 books on the philosophy of science, and the theoretical foundations of computer science, artificial intelligence and cognitive science.

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

That seminal event and its aftermath will be discussed.

Sunday, September 4 at noon US Central time: Mahdi Nazemroaya and Ray McGovern

Nazemroaya is a Middle East/Central Asian analyst and Research Associate for the Center for Research on Globalization.

Since June, he and other independent journalists reported truthfully on NATO's Libya war, putting themselves at great risk doing it.

He's now home safely and will discuss what he saw firsthand.


McGovern is a retired CIA officer (1963 - 1990), turned activist and political critic, addressing major world and national issues in lectures, interviews, and frequent articles.

His latest world and national views will be discussed.