talkingsticktv on Feb 23, 2012
Interview with Holly Barker author of “Bravo for the Marshallese: Regaining Control in a Post-Nuclear, Post-Colonial World” and “The Consequential Damages of Nuclear War: The Rongelap Report”.
talkingsticktv | December 02, 2010
Interview with Chris Hedges author of “Death of the Liberal Class”
He has written nine books, including “Empire of Illusion: The End of Literacy and the Triumph of Spectacle”, “I Don’t Believe in Atheists”, “War Is a Force That Gives Us Meaning” and the best-selling “American Fascists: The Christian Right and the War on America”. And he is here to talk about all that and his new book “Death of the Liberal Class”.
Sympathies and condolences to the family and friends of Chalmers Johnson.
talkingsticktv | November 22, 2010
Interview with Chalmers Johnson author of The Sorrows of Empire: Militarism, Secrecy, and the End of the Republic given February 12, 2004 in Seattle.
talkingsticktv | October 14, 2010
Talk by John Judge, co-founder of Coalition on Political Assassinations (COPA) and co-founder of 911citizenswatch.org, given prior to a talk at the University of Washington Ethnic Cultural Center February 12, 2002 in Seattle.
In case you missed this one, here it is again.
June 17, 2007
Parenti speaks about lies, dissent, and how we arrive at the truth of our situation and still retain our sanity. He raises the question whether the Iraq war was not a failure but a success for some parts of the empire – and why.”Lies, War, and Empire” given May 12, 2007 at Antioch University in Seattle.
[Note: posted previously with another video but thought it deserved its own post.]
January 23, 2010
Talk by Richard Wilkinson and Kate Pickett co-authors of “The Spirit Level: Why Greater Equality Makes Societies Stronger” recorded January 8, 2010 at Hogness Auditorium, University of Washington, Seattle.
[Note: The Q&A starts at 1 hour in. Much of this speech is taken from a previous speech he gave, Chris Hedges: War is a Force that Gives us Meaning (2004; must-see; transcript)]
May 02, 2010 — Talk by Chris Hedges author of “War is a Force That Gives Us Meaning” given April 23, 2010 at the 8th Annual Western Regional International Health Conference “War & Global Health” held at the University of WA in Seattle.
March 16, 2010
This time Max Keiser and co-host Stacy Herbert report on insider trading in the prediction markets and the billionaire boom and the scary rich outside America. Keiser also speaks to Kate Pickett, author of “The Spirit Level: Why More Equal Societies Almost Always Do Better” about the consequences of inequality.
Stick with this as it gets better as it goes along. It’s quite entertaining even though the subject matter is very serious. ~ DS
by Helen Cox, used with permission
March 11, 2010
Talk by Howard Lyman author of “Mad Cowboy: Plain Truth from the Cattle Rancher Who Won’t Eat Meat” given January 22, 2010 at William H. Gates Hall, University of Washington, Seattle, WA as part of the conference “Crisis at the Crossroads: Animals, the Environment and the Law” sponsored by the University of Washington Student Animal Legal Defense Fund (SALDF).
February 26, 2010
Interview with Jeff Halper, Coordinator of the Israeli Committee Against House Demolitions (ICAHD) and author of Obstacles to Peace: A Re-framing of the Palestinian-Israeli Conflict and An Israeli In Palestine: Resisting Dispossession, Redeeming Israel.
February 20, 2010
Talk by Kathy and Bill Christison, former CIA analysts and co-authors of the book “Palestine in Pieces: Graphic Perspectives on the Israeli Occupation” speaking on “The U.S.-Israeli Partnership and the Impact on Palestine” given February 19, 2010 at the conference “The United States, Israel and Palestine: What Does Justice Require of US?” at St. Mark’s Cathedral in Seattle, WA.