Boston College Radio, Chestnut Hill, MA
Student-run radio station at Boston College, Chestnut Hill, Mass. USA
"Four hours of spirited examination of warmaking, empire, corrupt justice, engineered poverty, lying politicians, jingoism, corporate criminality, media disinformation, and orchestrated chaos."
WHMP Radio Host Bill Newman (interviewing) Meet The Cuban Ambassador to the U.S.: Interview with with Chargé d’Affaires Lianys Torres Rivera, Ambassador of Cuba
The Bill Newman Show Available at WHMP's podcast page whmp.com/podcasts 2022
Lianys Torres Rivera is the first woman from Cuba to be named Chargé d’Affaires to the United States. Prior to her appointment in December 2020, she served as Cuba’s Ambassador to Viet Nam. From 2015 to 2017, she was part of the Cuban delegation who met with the US government authorities to discuss the re-establishment of diplomatic relations and the re-opening of embassies in both countries. She was also part of the Cuba-US Bilateral Commission, the Cuba-US Bilateral Economic Dialogue, and other Cuba-US bilateral dialogues on regulatory issues, human rights, traffic in persons, the establishment of direct postal services, renewable energy, and banking issues.
Host David Swanson (interviewing) James G. Kahn on 300,000 U.S. COVID Deaths from Lack of Universal Healthcare
Talk World Radio Available at TWR's website talkworldradio.org 2022
Kahn is emeritus professor of health policy at the University of California San Francisco. He is an expert in evidence-based medicine and medical decision-making, and a leading researcher in U.S. and global health economics, with more than 200 academic publications. He is also the editor and primary blogger for Health Justice Monitor (http://healthjusticemonitor.org ), and a coauthor of a recent study finding that universal health coverage in the U.S. could have saved 338,000 lives just from COVID-19.
Fairness and Accuracy in Reporting (New York City) Weekly edition posted 7-1-2022: Dave Zirin on Football Prayer Ruling, Howard Bryant on Black Athletes & Social Change
Counterspin (regular weekly feature of TJR) Available at FAIR's website fair.org/counterspin 2022
Supreme Court Justice Neil Gorsuch wrote in the majority opinion on Kennedy v. Bremerton that “the Constitution and the best of our traditions counsel mutual respect and tolerance, not censorship and suppression, for religious and nonreligious views alike.” The case was about whether there was a problem with a Washington state assistant football coach leading (i.e. requiring) prayers—Christian prayers, lest you be confused—in the locker room before games and on the field. ... Plus Janine Jackson takes a quick look back at coverage of Supreme Court nominees.
Squeaky Wheel Productions (squeakywheel.net, Trumbull, CT) Weekly edition posted 6-29-2022
Between The Lines (regular weekly feature of TJR) Available at BTL's website btlonline.org 2022
Marjorie Cohn: Overturning Roe v. Wade: American Women Now Second Class Citizens; Francis Boyle: Supreme Court’s ‘Originalists’ on Path to Overturn FDR New Deal, Warren Court Precedents; Dr. James G. Kahn: Universal Healthcare Could Have Prevented More Than 300,000 U.S. COVID Deaths; Bob Nixon: This Week’s Under-reported News Summary.
Phil Ochs (singing/playing) I Ain't Marchin' Anymore
Single (Elektra), also released on many albums 1966 Soul