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Pacifica's Mitch Jeserich hosts “Letters & Politics,” a look at burning political issues and debates, and their historical context, within the US and worldwide.



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Letters and Politics - September 30, 2013 at 10:00am
Robert Pollin is the Political Economy Research Institute (PERI) co-director and professor of economics at the University of Massachusetts at Amherst.

Letters and Politics - September 26, 2013 at 10:00am

Letters and Politics - September 25, 2013 at 10:00am
Guest: Vijay Prashad, the Edward Said chair at American University in Beirut

Letters and Politics - September 24, 2013 at 10:00am
Zahra Billoo, executive director of CAIR-SF, on CAIR's new report Legislating Fear.

Letters and Politics - September 23, 2013 at 10:00am
Today we'll be in conversation about Al Shabab and the geopolitical dynamics of the Horn of Africa with Abdi Samatar, President of the African Studies Association of North America.

Letters and Politics - September 19, 2013 at 10:00am
Guests include Guardian's financial correspondent Dominic Rushe and economist Max Fraad Wolff, instructor at the Graduate Program in International Affairs at the New School University. We also speak to Leroy Moore and police abuse and people with disabilities.

Letters and Politics - September 18, 2013 at 10:00am
Stephen Pimpare, author of the book A People's History of Poverty in America. Sean McMeekin, author of the new book July 1914: Countdown to War.

Letters and Politics - September 17, 2013 at 10:00am
Daniel Wagner, investigative financial reporter with The Center for Public Integrity. David Graeber

Letters and Politics - September 16, 2013 at 10:00am
Sabrina Saddiqui, Capitol Hill Correspondent for the Huffington Post. Ken Jacobs, Chair of UC Berkeley Labor Center. Josh Blackman, author of Unprecedented.

Letters and Politics - September 12, 2013 at 10:00am
Frederick Taylor The Downfall of Money

Letters and Politics - September 11, 2013 at 10:00am
Today we'll be in conversation about all this with Oxford University Internet Ptofessor Viktor Mayer-Schonberger and the Economists' Kenneth Cukier. They have co-written a book called Big Data. But first we'll have reaction from President Obama's adress from last night with Vijay Vijay Prashad

Letters and Politics - September 10, 2013 at 10:00am

Letters and Politics - September 9, 2013 at 10:00am
Andrew Bacevich, author of "Breach of Trust: How Americans Failed Their Soldiers and Their Country."

Letters and Politics - September 5, 2013 at 10:00am
Muhammad Ali, Chaplain Intern, UCSF Medical Center, Resident Aalim, Islamic Center of Zahra, Pleasanton, CA. Hatem Bazian is a lecturer of near eastern studies at UC Berkeley & co-founder of Zaytuna College-the first 4 year liberal arts Muslim college.

Letters and Politics - September 4, 2013 at 10:00am
House Foreign Affairs Hearing on the Authorization of Use of Military Force on Syria Resolution.

Letters and Politics - September 3, 2013 at 10:00am
A gavel to gavel coverage of the Senate Committee on Foreign Relations hearing on the Authorization of of Use of Force on Syria.

Letters and Politics - September 2, 2013 at 10:00am
Reza Aslan, Zealot.

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