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Alternative Radio (Boulder, Colo.)

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Works: 342 works in 371 publications in 1 language and 803 library holdings
Genres: Interviews 
Roles: Publisher
Classifications: SDA 89063, 323.0973
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Most widely held works about Alternative Radio (Boulder, Colo.)
 
Most widely held works by Alternative Radio (Boulder, Colo.)
Case studies in hypocrisy U.S. human rights policy by Noam Chomsky ( Recording )
1 edition published in 2000 in English and held by 53 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Noam Chomsky draws a contrast between the rhetoric and the reality of US foreign policy. He analyzes the United States' role in NAFTA, GATT, MAI and the World Trade Organization, as well as its relations with Palestine, Israel, Haiti and China. In the second lecture, he focuses on the motives and consequences of US Iraq policy
The prison industrial complex by Angela Y Davis ( Recording )
2 editions published between 1997 and 1999 in English and held by 51 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Angela Davis shows the ways the wars on drugs and immigrants are tied to increasingly mobile and amoral transnational corporations. She argues that the fear of crime, and the fear of young people of color in particular, are being manipulated and exploited to create one of the fastest growing and most profitable industries--the prison-industrial complex
Artists in a time of war by Howard Zinn ( Recording )
2 editions published between 2001 and 2002 in English and held by 49 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"The role of artists, writers, poets, actors, and musicians have an enormous impact on society. Because of the special place they occupy in people's hearts and minds their influence is central. Artists shine light into the dark crevices of the human psyche. They question, nudge and agitate ... In times of crisis and war, great artists provide comfort, hope, inspiration and understanding."--Http://www.alternativeradio.org
An American addiction drugs, guerillas, counterinsurgency : US intervention in Colombia by Noam Chomsky ( Recording )
1 edition published in 2001 in English and held by 46 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Iraq the forever war by Noam Chomsky ( Recording )
2 editions published between 2008 and 2010 in English and held by 20 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Beyond Vietnam by Martin Luther King ( Recording )
1 edition published in 2002 in English and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In a speech given one year before his assassination, Dr. King speaks out against the war in Vietnam and calls for the people of the United States to embrace a "revolution of values" that places greater importance on social and spiritual well-being than on material gain
From the womb to the tomb by Stephen Bezruchka ( Recording )
1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Bezruchka examines reasons why the US currently ranks 27th in the health of its citizens, down from among the top 5 just 50 years ago. He contends the decline is largely due to increasing stratification between rich and poor and he questions what we can learn from other countries whose citizens live longer and healthier lives
Terrorism: theirs and ours by Eqbal Ahmad ( Recording )
2 editions published in 1998 in English and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In this talk given a few months before his death in May of 1999, Eqbal Ahmad describes the imbalanced media representation given to terrorism
Imperial democracy by Arundhati Roy ( Recording )
1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
U.S. imperialism, like its predecessors, is based on the moral right to rule. In a newly packaged version of manifest destiny and white man's burden, America is delivering democracy to the benighted and bedraggled masses. The empire is rooted in the near-theological conviction that American values, whatever that might be, are good for the world. In fact, the Bush administration has declared, with a hubris that would make Roman emperors blush, that its vision for the rest of the planet is the only sustainable model. Emanating from Washington is a series of diktats telling other countries: Follow orders or else
On imperialism by Noam Chomsky ( Recording )
2 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"'Our fingers will be in every pie,' declared Sen. Robert Taft. 'Our frontiers today are on every continent,' announced JFK. And indeed it has come to pass. In mainstream media and scholarship it has been rare to find the noun imperialism preceded by the adjective American"--Website
The progressive story of America by Bill D Moyers ( Recording )
1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Bill Moyers speaks about the inequalities in the U.S. economy, which results in inequality in political power
Origins of terrorism by Edward W Said ( Recording )
1 edition published in 2001 in English and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Planetary casualties the hidden costs of war by Adrienne Anderson ( Recording )
1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Direct human casualties and financial costs of wars are openly discussed in the media. Yet the war on the environment is rarely addressed. Sewer sludge leaks into our food and water supplies, uranium mining devastates reservations and bombing ranges litter the US and its territories. It is easier to gain support for war if the public believes the effects are confined to a war zone halfway around the world. In a live interview, Adrienne Anderson will discuss with David Barsamian the reality of war on people and the environment
Public power in the age of empire by Arundhati Roy ( Recording )
1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Arundhati Roy discusses concerns including globalization, U.S. foreign policy, terrorism, and non-violent resistance to injustice
Why are we in Iraq by Scott Ritter ( Recording )
1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The US attack on Iraq is a defining event of this era. We now know from Bush Administration officials Paul O'Neill and Richard Clarke that Iraq was a target before September 11. Neocon ideologues like Cheney, Rumsfeld and Wolfowitz drove the policy to launch a war on a country that was not threatening the U.S. The orchestrated attempts to link Iraq with September 11 and Al Qaeda have proven to be false. The weapons it supposedly had which were an imminent threat to the U.S. are non-existent. This is now described as an "intelligence failure." There was no intelligence failure. Bush and the people around him have had Iraq in their gun sights for years
Race & class in public education by Jonathan Kozol ( Recording )
1 edition published in 1997 in English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Public schools are a political and social battleground infused with issues of race and class. Kozol addresses the inequalities in American education, poses possible solutions, and questions the role of business and economics in education
Earth democracy by Vandana Shiva ( Recording )
1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Advocates of corporate driven globalization are like the missionaries of old. Convinced of their righteousness, they are full of good intentions to save the world. Instead of bibles they are waving so-called free trade agreements. The gospel they preach is, "Open your markets. Let us in." A recent UN study unequivocally states that globalization is creating a growing divide between rich and poor countries. Farmers in the developing world are particularly hard hit. They are facing not only having to compete with subsidized grain from the U.S. but also American corporations like Monsanto coming in and literally patenting their seeds. The planet is fast moving toward a choice-continue with rapacious predatory capitalism or develop a system of cooperation and collective action that protects the environment and prioritizes people before profits
A writer's place in politics by Arundhati Roy ( Recording )
2 editions published in 2001 in English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
What role should writers play in society? Are they merely disengaged artists? In this interview Indian author Arundhati Roy discusses the political situation in India and in particular international commerce and the necessity for authors to use their skills to raise public awareness
Gene wars, the politics of biotechology by Kristin Dawkins ( Recording )
1 edition published in 1998 in English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"Rapid and radical developments are occurring in laboratories that will shape the future. Genetic engineering and biotechnology hold promise and peril. New varieties of plants and plant-derived medicines are being literally invented by multinational corporations ... The biotech industry says the new strains of products like corn and soy beans are safe. Critics are not so sure."--Http://www.alternativeradio.org
9/11 & the uses of fear by Sut Jhally ( Recording )
1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Sut Jhally speaks about the ways in which the events of September 11, 2001, have been used by politicians and the media to manipulate the American people
 
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