Archive for January 30, 2012
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Monday, Gavin Aronsen joins us. He’s a reporter with Mother Jones and was one of six journalists arrested in this weekend’s occupy protest in Oakland. Check out Gavin’s report on the incident here.
Tuesday, Sylvia Piper with Disability Advocacy Now joins us again. We also talk with former U.S. Congressman Berkley Bedell about his new book “Revenue Matters: Tax the rich and restore Democracy to save the nation.” We’ll be giving away a couple copies of Berkley’s book, too.
Wednesday, we talk about a story that continues to heat up: Bruce Ratstetter’s Tanzanian land grab. Anuradha Mittal with the Oakland Institute joins us, and we take a look at the ISU connection.
Thursday, it’s State Rep Dan Kelley (D-Newton) and lots of open-line conversation.