April 14, 2011 – Hour 2

Today on the show, we feature a discussion of recent current events. Highlights include an analysis of the Barry Bonds verdict in his perjury trial and its after-effects. Other topics include the 2011 budget crises, President Obama’s reaction to the situation, and the 2012 elections

Our panel of guests features:

 Dave Zirin – Host of “Edge of Sports” on Sirius XM radio, Sportswriter for the Nation, and author of “Bad Sports: How Owners are Ruining the Games We Love”

Michael Johnson – Founder and Executive Director of the Paul Robeson Institute

Bob Somerby – Editor of the Daily Howler

Meredith Moise – Activist, Teacher, Writer, and Minister. She is also sponsoring “Gandhi, King, and Ikeda: A Legacy of Building Peace” April 25th – May 3rd, 2011 at Coppin State University. The Gandhi/King/Ikeda exhibition is a nationally renowned exhibit extolling humanist virtues and its champions, organized by the Soka Gakkai International-USA

Written by Marc Steiner

Marc Steiner

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