Sunday, February 02, 2014

Progressive Radio News Hour Guests for February 7, 8, and 9, 2014

Friday, February 7 at 10AM US Central time: Rick Rozoff

Rozoff is an activist, anti-war supporter, Stop NATO web site editor.

He "document(s) and oppose(s) global militarist trends and an expanding theater of war that began" by balkanizing Yugoslavia in the 1990s.

It's expanded to South Asia. It's ravaging the Middle East, North Africa and Central Asia.

Major world and national issues will be discussed.

Saturday, February 8 at noon US Central time: Denis Rancourt

Rancourt is a distinguished tenured Professor of Physics, a recognized expert in his field, and an Environmental Science Researcher at the University of Ottawa, Canada.

Yet he was persecuted, unfairly fired, and barred from campus. Doing so constituted a gross violation of his academic freedom, tenure, stature, and support for human rights, civil liberties and equal justice.

Major world and national issues will be discussed.

Sunday, February 9 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."

The updated and expanded "The Cancer Stage of Capitalism: From Crisis to Cure" has just been released.

McMurtry is also an active public advocate for global justice, world peace, and international law.

Major world and national issues will be discussed.