Support KPFA
Guns and Butter - July 11, 2012 at 1:00pm

Guns and Butter, for July 11, 2012 - 1:00pm

Click to Play:

Download this clip (mp3, 10.28 megabytes)
Play this clip in your Computer's media player
Guns and Butter

"The Coup of 2012" with Frank Morales. The 2012 National Defense Authorization Act; the 1878 Posse Comitatus Act; the 1971 Non-Detention Act; the Crisis of Democracy Report issued by the Trilateral Commission; US Army Field Manual 19-15 Civil Disturbance Operations; the 1992 Weapons Transfer Agreements.

More from this show: About the Show | Archives of this Show | Playlists from this Show

Playlist for this Program:


The Wall Street Journal

The Wall Street Journal praised the book and pointed out that Wright raises alarming and well-investigated allegations that Cofer Black (currently Romney's security pick) and employed criminals who were active while serving as security contractors, AFTER being promoted by the CIA. ALL of this has occurred, from what I read from the book, due to a frightening and under-played provision or law that Bush brought into effect that allows Presidents to use private security firms in our wars abroad WITHOUT the approval or knowledge of Congress and we the people. YES, please have Wright on your show. I'd like to hear what he has to say. As well as some of the academics who have been raising these concerns -- such as Deborah Avant and others who wrote a book, recently, called something like Who Governs the World... not sure on the title.

Listen Live:

Listen Live
     (64K stereo mp3)

KPFA 94.1 FM (24k mp3)

KPFB 89.3 FM (16k mp3)

iPhone: Public Radio App

Android: TuneIn Radio App

WebOS: Public Radio App

Click Here For Help Listening

KPFA Video Channel