Up Front, for August 3, 2012 - 7:00am
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Doug Henwood on the latest unemployment figures, plus: Kofi Annan has just resigned as Peace Envoy to Syria -- Ian Williams will joins us to sort out the politics inside the Security Council; It's now public that Barack Obama authorized the CIA to help rebels in Syria -- so what has the agency actually been doing there? Conn Hallinan joins us in-studio to discuss. Finally, we look ahead to this weekend's Peace and Freedom Party convention, and take your calls about the merits of seeking social change through third-party organizing.