Monthly Archives: July 2013

Episode #108: William Hogeland

William Hogeland (“Founding Finance: How Debt, Speculation, Foreclosures, Protests, and Crackdowns Made Us a Nation”) joins the show. We discuss the economic clashes that forged a country, and the impact it still carries today.       Show Notes Founding

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Episode #107: Medea Benjamin

Medea Benjamin (“Drone Warfare: Killing By Remote Control”, co-founder of Code Pink) joins the show. We discuss the history of drones and their present-day controversy of being used around the globe.     Show Notes You can purchase Drone Warfare

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Episode #106: Richard Lloyd Parry

Richard Lloyd Parry (“People Who Eat Darkness”, The Times) joins the show. We discuss the Lucie Blackman missing persons case in Tokyo that featured some surprising turns. Richard initially covered the story as it happened in 2000 and continued to

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Episode #105: Amy Greenberg

Amy Greenberg (Professor of History and Women’s Studies at Penn State University and author of “A Wicked War: Polk, Clay, Lincoln, and the 1846 U.S. Invasion of Mexico”) joins the show. We discuss the surprise Election of 1844 which lead to

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Episode #104: Robin Waterfield

Robin Waterfield (“Dividing the Spoils: The War for Alexander the Great’s Empire”) joins the show. Many people know how Alexander the Great conquered much of the known world. Few know the story of what happened to his empire after his

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