The Progressive Radio News Hour Guests for June 16, 18 and 19, 2011
Thursday, June 16 at 10AM US Central time: Stjepan Mestrovic
Mestrovic is Professor of Sociology at Texas A&M University and author of “The Good Soldier on Trial: A Sociological Study of Misconduct by the US Military Pertaining to Operation Iron Triangle.”
It discusses low ranking soldiers hung out to dry for the crimes of superiors, as well as attorney Paul Bergrin for wanting everyone in the chain of command held accountable for their crimes of war and against humanity.
Current world and national topics will be discussed.
Saturday, June 18 at noon US Central time: Ellen Brown
Brown is a civil litigation attorney, distinguished author, and frequent writer on financial issues. A new edition of her important book, “Web of Debt,” is a brilliant analysis of the private banking system, how it usurped money creation power, and how we can get it back.
She also heads the Public Banking Institute (PBI), an initiative to return money power to the people where it belongs.
Her latest writing will be discussed.
Sunday, June 19 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.