Monthly Archives: August 2012

8/29 Drone warfare – Raining death by remote control, with Rachel McNeill

The unmanned aerial killing machines known as drones have increasingly become a central feature of U.S. military force. The Pentagon loves drones because they are much cheaper than manned military aircraft, and because, since they are flown remotely, the flight … Continue reading

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8/22 Let’s do Jimmy Higgins again

There’s been so much going on in Occupy Boston’s Radio working group – we’re in the middle of moving our studio (from 33 Harrison Ave to 9 Hamilton Place, right near Park St. Station – the new home of Encuentro … Continue reading

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8/8 Who Owns Science? with Prof. Richard Levins – Audio link

We have added a link to the audio recording of our 8/8/2012 show “Who owns science” with Richard Levins. You can listen on the FSU Archive page, or DOWNLOAD. See the original post for detailed Program Notes.

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8/15 Who is Jimmy Higgins? with actor/writer Harlan Baker

Who is Jimmy Higgins? with actor and writer Harlan Baker Author of “Jimmy Higgins: A Life in the Labor Movement” The name “Jimmy Higgins” has for generations stood for the name of the rank-and-file union and socialist activist. Portland ME … Continue reading

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8/1 Progressive Politics and the Occupy Movement with Harmony Wu – Audio link

We have added a link to the audio recording of our 8/1/2012 show “Progressive Politics and the Occupy Movement” with Harmony Wu. You can listen on the FSU Archive page, or DOWNLOAD. See the original post for detailed Program Notes.

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8/8 Who Owns Science? with Prof. Richard Levins

Knowledge in our society is always “owned” by somebody.  The  “ownership” of science determines who’s allowed to participate, who can determine what research is done, who publishes the results, who has access to the results, even who is able to … Continue reading

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