This week's episode of Wider View features a conversation with college professor and long-time activist John Marciano. John has been an activist since the early days of the SDS wherever he lived, in upstate New York for many years, then Southern California, and now in Talent, Oregon.
Lifelong anti-war activist Bruce Gagnon, Coordinator of the Global Network Against Weapons and Nuclear Power in Space joins us to discuss his recent trip to Russia and to reflect on the Midterm Elections and their implications for the anti-war movement.
This program features with Yemeni-born professor Shireen Al-Adeidi of Michigan State University along with excerpts from a Real News interview of Dr. Isa Blumi, both discussing the ongoing war in Yemen and its origins.
A review of headlines outside the mainstream media is followed by a look at Africa featuring Ajamu Baraka on the campaign to end AFRICOM, a review of US interference in Africa and the use of debt as a weapon to control African nations.