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Monday, July 26, 2010 
1st Guest Prof. Marjorie Cohn Immediate Past President - National Lawyers Guild  Assessing the Roberts Supreme Court as "the most conservative in living memory;" on the release of Puerto Rican political prisoner Carlos Alberto Torres  http://www.nytimes.com/2010/07/25/us/25roberts.html) LISTEN TO SHOW
2nd Guest Linton Joaquin Esq.  General Counsel - National Immigration Law Center  Making the argument against key provisions of SB 1070, Arizona's controversial "anti-immigrant, racial-profiling" law  http://www.nilc.org/pubs/news-releases/nr023.htm  
3rd Guest Tom Engelhardt  Journalist, Author - The American Way of War: How Bush's Wars Became Obama's  Engelhardt discusses his new book and the Wikileaks release of secret U.S. military files on the war in Afghanistan  http://www.roamagency.com/pages/9781608460717.shtml  
Tuesday, July 27, 2010 
1st Guest Bruce Darling  Founder/CEO - Center for Disability Rights  Darling discusses achievements and future challenges on the 20th anniversary of the Americans with Disabilities Act http://cdrnys.org/index.php?option=com_content&view=article&id=158&Itemid=128 LISTEN TO SHOW
2nd Guest Gerald LeMelle  Executive Director - Africa Action  Assessing the Kampala summit of the African Union and U.S. policy toward Africa http://www.africaaction.org/staff--board.html  
3rd Guest Chris Kromm  Executive Director & Publisher - of Southern Exposure at the Institute for Southern Studies The Real History of Racism at the USDA  http://www.southernstudies.org/2010/07/the-real-story-of-racism-at-usda.html  
Wednesday, July 28, 2010 
1st Guest Herb Boyd Journalist, author, political commentator Day of Reckoning nears for Rep. Charles Rangel on possible settlement of ethics charges http://www.bloomberg.com/news/2010-07-27/democrats-said-to-be-seeking-ethics-agreement-with-representative-rangel.html LISTEN TO SHOW
2nd Guest Collie Oudkerk, M.D. & Jacqueline Gulstone, Ph.D.  Board Members - Health and Education Relief for Guyana  Non-profit humanitarian relief organization now celebrating its 10th anniversary with renewed commitment to overseas medical missions  http://hergweb.org/  
3rd Guest Donna Jackson  Newark Community Activist  Back by popular demand, Jackson discusses her work as a community organizer in Newark, New Jersey.     
Thursday, July 29, 2010 
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Week of Mon July 19th to Thurs July 22nd, 2010      
Monday, July 19, 2010
1st Guest Professor Marjorie Cohn  Professor of Law - Thomas Jefferson School of Law  Lynne Stewart re-sentenced to 10-year term; former Bush administration official Jay Bybee disavows first-hand knowledge of CIA interrogation techniques he authorized   http://lynnestewart.org/  http://www.nytimes.com/2010/07/16/us/politics/16interrogation.html LISTEN TO SHOW
2nd Guest Ray McGovern  Founding member - Veteran Intelligence Professionals for Sanity  The curious affair of Iranian scientist Shahram Amiri and the U.S. Intelligence industry   http://original.antiwar.com/mcgovern/2010/07/17/iranian-scientist-would-not-play-curveball/  
3rd Guest Danny Schechter  Journalist, author, documentarian  What now after financial "reform"?  http://www.huffingtonpost.com/danny-schechter/what-now-after-financial_b_626586.html  
Tuesday, July 20, 2010 
1st Guest Lawrence Bender  Academy Award-winning Film maker/Producer - Countdown to Zero  Is a world without nuclear weapons possible? Bender discusses his film, Countdown to Zero.  http://www.globalzero.org/film LISTEN TO SHOW
2nd Guest Triada Stampas  Director of Government Relations & Public Education - Food Bank for New York City  How the budget impasse in Albany is endangering access to food for thousands of New Yorkers in need of emergency relief  http://www.foodbanknyc.org/  
3rd Guest Frederic Mousseau  Senior Fellow - Oakland Institute  Despite earlier promises, the world's richest nations (G8)  have failed to fully address the global hunger crisis, now affecting 1 billion people  http://www.oaklandinstitute.org/pdfs/high_food_prices_web_final.pdf  
Wednesday, July 21, 2010 
1st Guest Bill Fletcher  Political analyst - The Black Commentator Six months after a devastating earthquake, there's suffering aplenty in Haiti as the country stands at the threshhold of re-colonization under the guise of international disaster relief http://abclocal.go.com/kabc/story?section=weather/earthquake_center&id=7560134 LISTEN TO SHOW
2nd Guest Bill Chappel & Brenda Toyloy  Community activists and members of the Newark Water Group Newark residents struggle to retain public  control of their city's 35,000-acre watershed amid fears  of government plans to privatize the water supply system  http://documents.foodandwaterwatch.org/PrivatizationInNewJersey.pdf  
3rd Guest Bashir Akinyele & Donna Jackson Akinyele is Coordinator of the Stop the Self-Genocide Campaign in Newark; Jackson is a veteran community activist On anniversary of the Newark Anti-Violence Campaign, activists intensify their fight against violence that has claimed dozens of lives in neighborhoods across the city  http://www.nj.com/news/index.ssf/2010/08/newark_anti-violence_group_hol.html  
Thursday, July 22, 2010 
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Week of Mon July 12th to Thurs July 17th, 2010      
Monday, July 12, 2010 
1st Guest Prof. Marjorie Cohn Professor of Law - Thomas Jefferson School of Law  At least three other states may follow Arizona lead in adopting anti-immigrant law  http://www.washingtonpost.com/wp-dyn/content/article/2010/07/07/AR2010070703017.html?hpid=topnews LISTEN TO SHOW
2nd Guest Lily Cerat  Founding Member: Haitian Women for Haitian Refugees  Six months after devastating earthquake, Haitians struggle for basic services: Where is Haiti's Bailout?    http://www.commondreams.org/view/2010/07/13  
3rd Guest Alex Camarda & John Avlon  Citizens Union Task Force on Charter Reform   Good government group unveils 50 specific recommendations for New York City Charter Reform  http://www.citizensunion.org/www/cu/site/hosting/Reports/0610CU_Charter_Revision_Report&Recommendations.pdf  
Tuesday, July 13, 2010 
1st Guest Milton Allimadi  Editor-in-Chief - The Black Star News  The International Criminal Court formally charges Sudanese President Omar al-Bashir with genocide; the al-Shabab militia in Somalia claims responsibility for a bomb attack that leaves 76 dead in Kampala  http://www.blackstarnews.com/v3/about.php LISTEN TO SHOW
2nd Guest Professors Wayne Dawkins & Kissette Bundy  Professors - Scripps Howard School of Journalism, Hampton University; Alumni - Columbia University Graduate School of Journalism  On the 30th anniversary of the Black Alumni Network, a society of Columbia University's journalism alumni http://www.journalism.columbia.edu/cs/ContentServer/jrn/1175295304458/page/1175295293538/simplepage.htm  
3rd Guest Helen Zelon  Education reporter, researcher and analyst  Managing by the Numbers: New report from the Center for New York City Affairs finds serious flaws in New York's new system of school management  http://newschool.edu/milano/nycaffairs/managingbythenumbers.aspx  
Wednesday, July 14, 2010 
1st Guest Marianne Mollmann  Women's rights advocate - Human Rights Watch  In historic move, U.N. creates single entity to promote women's empowerment http://www.un.org/apps/news/story.asp?NewsID=35224 LISTEN TO SHOW
2nd Guest Brian Concannon Esq.  Director -- Institute for Justice and Democracy in Haiti Haiti still suffering six months after earthquake; observers fear that another flawed election may be in the offing  http://ijdh.org/  
3rd Guest Erica Stallings  Housing Advocacy Coordinator, New York Immigration Coalition  Still Lost in Translation: new report finds many government agencies are failing to provide language assistance to Limited English Proficient New Yorkers in violation of applicable law  http://www.thenyic.org/images/uploads/Still_Lost_in_Translation_final%207_7_10.pdf  
Thursday, July 15, 2010 
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Week of Tues July 6th to Thurs July  8th, 2010    
Tuesday, July 6, 2010 
1st Guest Marjorie Cohn  Professor of Law - Thomas Jefferson School of Law Review of Elena Kagan confirmation hearings; review of selected U.S. Supreme Court rulings: Holder v. Humanitarian Law Project; McDonald v. Chicago ; War in Afghanistan http://www.marjoriecohn.com/ LISTEN TO SHOW
2nd Guest Khalil Muhammad Ph.D. Assistant Professor of History - Indiana University  Race, crime and "Progressive" double-standards  http://www.thedefendersonline.com/2010/06/30/violence-gun-rights-and-compassionate-progressivism/  
3rd Guest Prof. Charles Ogletree  Professor of Law - Harvard University; author  Ogletree discusses his new book - The Presumption of Guilt: The Arrest of Henry Louis Gates Jr., and Race, Class and Crime in America  http://www.theroot.com/views/presumption-guilt-excerpt  
Wednesday, July 7, 2010 
1st Guest Prof. Naseer Aruri  Professor Emeritus - University of Massachusetts; author -Dishonest Broker: The U.S. Role in Israel and Palestine In White House meeting between President Barack Obama and Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu, much symbolism, meager substance  http://www.counterpunch.org/aruri05142010.html LISTEN TO SHOW
2nd Guest Jarrett Murphy  Edutor-in-Chief - City Limits Magazine  In these tough times for New York City youth, City Limits profiles the challenges and choices of a troubled age  http://www.citylimits.org/index.cfm  
3rd Guest Hesham El-Meligy & Lana Safah  Muslim community activists  On Staten Island, controversy over a proposed mosque at the site of a former convent highlights  ethnic tensions, religious misunderstanding and a dispute over First Amendment protections  http://www.silive.com/northshore/index.ssf/2010/07/muslims_rally_support_for_midl.html  
Thursday, July 8, 2010
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Week of Thursday July 1st, 2010      
Thursday, July 1, 2010 
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