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Alternative Radio

Established in 1986, Alternative Radio is a weekly one-hour public affairs program offered free to all public radio stations in the U.S., Canada, Europe, South Africa, Australia, and on short-wave on Radio for Peace International. AR provides information, analyses and views that are frequently ignored or distorted in other media. AR is dedicated to the founding principles of public broadcasting, which urge that programming serve as "a forum for controversy and debate," be diverse and "provide a voice for groups that may otherwise be unheard."

Past Broadcasts

Date Links
October 17, 2019 – Vijay Prashad - History & Politics: Zigs & Zags
October 10, 2019 – Russell Means: For the World to Live Columbus Must Die
October 3, 2019 – Michael Chertoff & David Gibbs – Debate on Humanitarian Intervention
September 26, 2019 – David Harvey: The State/Finance Nexus
September 19, 2019 – David Korten: Beyond Money
September 12, 2019 – Caroline Fredrickson: Fixing Democracy
September 4, 2019 – Pushing Back at Amazon
August 29, 2019 – Michael Yates: The Working Class
August 22, 2019 – Howard Zinn: Second Thoughts on the First Amendment
August 8, 2019 – Dahr Jamail: Climate Disruption
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