A panel on antiwar activism from the “Socialism 2007: Socialism for the 21st Century” conference held in Chicago, Illinois from June 14-17, 2007.
At the 2007 Socialism Conference Mediamouse.org interviewed Dave Zirin, author of What’s My Name Fool, The Muhammad Ali Handbook, and most recently Welcome to the Terrordome: The Pain, Politics, and Promise of Sports. Dave writes a regular sports column called Edge of Sports and can be contacted at http://www.edgeofsports.com.
A lecture by author and journalist Jeremy Scahill on the private mercenary company Blackwater USA. The lecture was delivered on May 19, 2007 in Blackwater founder Erik Prince’s hometown of Holland, Michigan.
An interview with author Jeremy Scahill who recently wrote a book on Blackwater USA. The interview took place in Holland, Michigan, the birthplace of Blackwater’s founder Erik Prince.
United States House of Representatives member Vern Ehlers discussing policy and responding to questions at his annual town hall meeting in Grand Rapids, Michigan. Republican Vern Ehlers represents Michigan’s 3rd Congressional District.
An interview with former CIA analyst Ray McGovern about the Iraq War. The interview was recorded at the Pax Christi Michigan conference in Grand Rapids, Michigan.
An interview with University of Wisconsin-Madison Professor Patrick Barrett about the state of the “new” left in Latin America. The interview took place at Grand Valley State University (GVSU) in Allendale, Michigan.
An interview with Michigan State University professor Donicio Valdez on with the focus on organizing efforts and the public memory of Cesar Chavez.
Professor Gonzalo Leiva was interviewed about forms of art as resistance in Chile, what artists are doing since the death of Pinochet, the exile Chilean community, and the role that Milton Friedman played in shaping the Chilean economy. The interview is in Spanish.