August 16, 2013

Update From Egypt

August 16, 2013 - Segment 1 - We start the show at with an update on the situation in Egypt, as over 600 people have been killed and almost 4000 wounded following the Cairo police raid of two camps housing pro-Morsi supporters. Joining us from Cairo is Egyptian journalist Shahira Amin, former Deputy Head of the state-run Nile TV and former contributor to CNN.
August 12, 2013
Shahira Amin

An Update On Conflict In Egypt

August 13, 2013 - Segment 3 - Shahira Amin, former Deputy Head of Egypt's state-run Nile TV and former contributor to CNN, gives us an update on the situation in Egypt.
August 12, 2013
Protest in Egypt

Middle East Roundtable: Egypt and Israel/Palestine Peace Talks

August 12, 2013 - Segment 3 - We close out the show with a roundtable on the Middle East to discuss the situation in Egypt and Israel/Palestine peace talks.
August 12, 2013
Chevron Protest in Richmond, CA

Rose Aguilar: This Week In Community & Social Movements

August 9, 2013 - Segment 3 - Rose Aguilar, Host of Your Call Radio at KALW in San Francisco, gives her weekly report covering protests and community actions across the country that mainstream media generally ignores.
July 31, 2013

Zimmerman Verdict Commentary – Mychal Denzel Smith

July 31, 2013, Segment 2 - We begin a series of commentaries on the aftermath of the Zimmerman verdict with Mychal Denzel Smith, who recently wrote a piece for that asked "how long are we supposed to remain calm when the laws we are called on to respect are an open assault on our humanity?"
July 3, 2013

Deadline Looms In Egypt As Protests Continue

July 3, 2013 - Segment 4 - We discuss Egypt, where protests against the Morsi government, and counter-protests supporting it, have erupted across the country. The Egyptian Army has issued an ultimatum calling for President Morsi's ouster that expires today.
July 3, 2013

Protests In Brazil

July 3, 2013 - Segment 3 - We discuss the latest news from Brazil, where demonstrations against bus fare hikes have ballooned into massive anti-government protests.
July 3, 2013

Pro-Choice Protests in Texas

July 3, 2013 - Segment 2 - We discuss the demonstrations in support of reproductive rights in Austin, Texas. A special state legislative session is currently in progress, called for by Governor Rick Perry with the intention of pushing forward anti-abortion legislation. This has sparked large protests at the Capitol. We are joined be organizer Rocio Villalobos.
June 4, 2013
Protest in Istanbul

Massive Protests In Turkey Over Prime Minister Erdogan

June 4, 2013 - Segment 2 - This week in Turkey, a small sit-in in the heart of Istanbul over government plans to demolish a park for a shopping complex turned into a massive protest against Prime Minister Recep Tayyip Erdogan, elected ten years ago.