Monday, November 05, 2012

Progressive Radio News Hour Guests for November 9, 10, and 11, 2012


The Progressive Radio News Hour Guests for November 9, 10, and 11, 2012

Note: Hurricane Sandy put PRN off air. Live programs were suspended. Resuming them depends on recovery efforts. PRNH programs will aired as soon as broadcasts resume.

Thursday, November 9 at 10AM US Central time: James Petras

Petras is Binghamton University, New York Professor Emeritus, a noted figure on the left, a distinguished Latin American expert, and longtime chronicler of the region's popular struggles.

He's also a consummate scholar and prolific writer of hundreds of articles and dozens of books, including his latest titled, "The Arab Revolt and the Imperialist Counterattack."

Major world and national issues will be discussed.

Saturday, November 10, at noon US Central time: Andy Roth

Andy Roth is Professor of Sociology at Sonoma State University, CA. He's also Associate Director of Project Censored. His research explores how journalistic conventions shape news content and coverage of environmental issues.

Major world and national issues will be discussed.

Sunday, November 11 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.