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Jeremy Kuzmarov on Covert Action Magazine, Belarus and the Election

Jeremy Kuzmarov on Covert Action Magazine, Belarus and the Election

September 28, 2020

Today I’m welcoming Jeremy Kuzmarov back to Wider View.  Jeremy has taught in history in colleges, written 4 books including “Obama's Unending Wars: Fronting the Foreign Policy of the Permanent Warfare State” with Glen Ford, and “The Russians Are Coming, Again: The First Cold War as Tragedy, the Second as Farce” with John Marciano, and was recently named Managing Editor of Covert Action Magazine.  We talk about the magazine and its history, current US interventions including Belarus, and the upcoming election.

Why did all those people vote for Trump in 2016?

Why did all those people vote for Trump in 2016?

September 21, 2020

I keep getting asked that question.  It does seem unbelievable that so many Americans would have voted for this con man and probably will again.  In this episode we listen to the voices of some voters in Michigan recorded in 2016 and I try to make sense of this in some way.  Have I succeeded?  You tell me.

Ramin Mazaheri on the Kenosha protests

Ramin Mazaheri on the Kenosha protests

September 13, 2020

 Ramin Mazaheri is the chief correspondent for Press TV in Paris where he has lived for the last 11 years.  He is also the author of Socialisms Ignored Success: Iranian Islamic Socialismas well as Ill Ruin Everything You Are: Ending Western Propaganda on Red China’.  He is currently back in the US to cover the political situation here leading up to the election.   His reports can be found regularly on the Press TV web site.

 

In the interview, Ramin referred to his interview with Naba'a Muhammad, and his report on possible violence after the US election,, one of his reports on the Kenosha protests is here.

 

 

Narrative Management with Rick Staggenborg

Narrative Management with Rick Staggenborg

September 6, 2020

Dr. Rick Staggenborg joins me again to discuss propaganda.  This episode is a wide-ranging discussion of how narrative management is used to gain consent for war.

You can read Rick's articles on OpEdNews.com 

 

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