From the monthly archives:

October 2008

10-31-08

October 31, 2008

Robert Parry: founder of ConsortiumNews.com.  His new book is called “Neck Deep: The Disastrous Presidency of George W. Bush”. Terry Tamminen: is the Cullman Senior Fellow for Climate Change and Director of the Climate Policy Program at the New America Foundation.  His latest book is Lives Per Gallon: The True Cost of Our Addiction to […]

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10-30-08

October 30, 2008

Mark Klein: is a former AT&T technician who leaked knowledge of his company’s cooperation with the United States National Security Agency in installing network monitoring hardware to spy on American citizens. Caroline Fredrickson:  is the director of the Washington Legislative Office of the American Civil Liberties Union, the nation’s oldest, largest and most vital civil […]

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10-29-08

October 30, 2008

Eric Boehlert: Senior Fellow at Media Matters for America. He is the author of “Lapdogs: How the Press Rolled Over for Bush”. Rev./Rep. Bob Edgar: is president and CEO of Common Cause, a nonpartisan government watchdog organization, effective May 2007. Alex Ross: the music critic of The New Yorker. View his writings at therestisnoise.com. Cindy […]

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10-28-08

October 28, 2008

Chris Hedges: currently a senior fellow at The Nation Institute and a Lecturer in the Council of the Humanities and the Anschutz Distinguished Fellow at Princeton University, spent nearly two decades as a foreign correspondent in Central America, the Middle East, Africa and the Balkans. Dr. Les Roberts: author of 23 novels, close to a […]

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10-27-08

October 28, 2008

Matt Gray: is currently an advisor to Taxpayers for Improving Public Safety (TiPS), Victims Foundation, and The Justice & Reconciliation Project (JRP). Ken Silverstein: is the Washington Editor for Harper’s Magazine and writes Washington Babylon for Harper’s online. Cliff Schecter: political commentator and journalist. His blog is called The Political Carnival. His latest book is […]

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10-24-08

October 24, 2008

Robert Parry: founder of ConsortiumNews.com.  His new book is called “Neck Deep: The Disastrous Presidency of George W. Bush”. David Cay Johnston: was an investigative journalist for The New York Times now focusing on the subject of taxation. He accepted a buyout offer from the Times in April 2008 and is now an independent reporter. […]

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10-23-08

October 23, 2008

Faiz Shakir: Research Director at The Center for American Progress and serves as Editor-in-Chief of ThinkProgress.org. Ari Melber: is The Nation’s Net movement correspondent, and a writer for the Campaign 08 blog at thenation.com as well as a writer at washingtonindependent.com. Scott Dick: regular contributor on Military/Vets issues. Dick hosts his own radio broadcast called […]

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10-22-08

October 23, 2008

Paul Waldman: author of four books on media and politics. His latest is called “Free Ride: John McCain and the Media”. He holds a Ph.D. from the University of Pennsylvania and is a Senior Fellow and Director of Special Projects at Media Matters for America. He is also a columnist for The American Prospect. You […]

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10-21-08

October 21, 2008

Christian Weller: is a Senior Fellow at American Progress and an Associate Professor of Public Policy at the University of Massachusetts Boston. His expertise is in the area of retirement income security, macroeconomics, money and banking, and international finance. Mike Lux: is the founder of Progressive Strategies LLC and a director of the Center for […]

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10-20-08

October 21, 2008

Prof. Robert Auerbach: served for eleven years as economist for the United States House of Representatives Committee on Banking and Financial Services (renamed the “Financial Services” Committee) assisting chairman/ranking member Henry B. Gonzalez carrying out oversight functions of the nation’s central bank led by Alan Greenspan. Gene Karpinski: is the current president of the League […]

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