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"Guns & Butter" investigates the relationships among capitalism, militarism and politics. Maintaining a radical perspective in the aftermath of the September 11th attacks, "Guns & Butter: The Economics of Politics" reports on who wins and who loses when the economic resources of civil society are diverted toward global corporatization, war, and the furtherance of a national security state.
Produced and hosted by Bonnie Faulkner.
E-mail Bonnie at firstname.lastname@example.org
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Guns and Butter - "Cognitive Infiltration" with Tod Fletcher - January 26, 2011 at 1:00pm
We discuss David Ray Griffin's newest book, Cognitive Infiltration, which is a deconstruction and debunking of Obama appointee, Cass Sunstein's, paper, "Conspiracy Theories: Causes and Cures", in which Sunstein proposes a new government COINTELPRO type infiltration of groups which research and...
Guns and Butter - "Obama's National Security State" with Michael Ratner - January 19, 2011 at 1:00pm
Current law and practice regarding the writ of habeas corpus, the right to challenge detention; preventive detention; secret sites; Guantanamo and Bagram Air Base; extraordinary rendition; targeting of American citizens for assassination; surveillance and infiltration of political groups; Miranda.
Guns and Butter - "Demolition Access To the World Trade Center Towers" with Kevin Ryan. - January 12, 2011 at 1:00pm
WTC tenants, both companies and employees; security and design firms and their board members involved in redesigning and implementing the new security system after the 1993 basement bombing; companies and individuals involved in the clean-up of ground zero. Who had the means, access, motivation...
Guns and Butter - "The Emerging Science Around the 9/11 World Trade Center Destruction" - January 5, 2011 at 1:00pm
With chemist, research scientist and author, Kevin Ryan. Kevin discusses 9/11 as a day of many unprecedented events, including events at the World Trade Center; the destruction of the WTC buildings; his own experiences speaking out about the official investigation; three mainstream scientific...