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The Bonus Army: The Original “Occupy” Movement

In Politics on December 28, 2011 at 9:17 pm

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Egypt & the US 101

In History, News, Politics on February 1, 2011 at 5:37 am

Nezar AlSayyad in his office.

Basics on Egyptian/US relations with Nezar AlSayyad, chair of Middle Eastern Studies at UC Berkeley.

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Fatima Bhutto, member of Pakistan’s powerfull political family the Bhuttos

In History, Politics on December 6, 2010 at 9:27 pm

Mitch Jeserich speaks to Fatima Butto, author of Songs of Blood and Swords.  Fatima Bhutto is from the powerful Pakistani family the Bhuttos.  Click here to listen or right click to download.

Erwin Chemerinsky on 40 years of conservative influence in the courts.

In History, Law, Politics on December 6, 2010 at 9:16 pm

Mitch Jeserich speaks to Erwin Chemerinsky, Dean of University of Irvine School of Law, about his new book The Conservative Assault on the Constitution.  Click here to listen or right click to download.

Chris Hedges, author of “Death of the Liberal Class”

In News, Politics on December 4, 2010 at 10:29 pm

Mitch Jeserich speaks to former war correspondent Chris Hedges, author of the Death of the Liberal Class.  Click here to listen.

Religious Conservatism and Capitalism with Jeff Sharlet

In History, Politics on November 27, 2010 at 7:25 am

Mitch Jeserich speaks to journalist Jeff Sharlet about Sharlet’s investigation into a powerful conservative religious group that operates in the nation’s capitol.  Click here to listen.