Tag Archives: socialism

6/26/13 The Idea of Democracy with Prof. Gerald Friedman

Note:  Due to some technical difficulties, some listeners may not have been able to hear this last Wednesday, so we are running this show one more week.  On March 18, 2012, I uploaded a post entitled “Democratic Decisions” to my … Continue reading

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5/22 Occupy Marx with Brandeis Prof. Gordon Fellman (Rebroadcast)

This year, interspersed with new shows, the Free School University Program will be replaying most of the shows from last year, more-or-less in chronological order.  (The only shows we’ll skip will be those for which there is no recording, and … Continue reading

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Wed 11/21-Occupy Marx with Brandeis Prof. Gordon Fellman – Audio link

We have added a link to the audio recording of our 11/21/12 show Occupy Marx with Brandeis Prof. Gordon Fellman. You can listen on the FSU Archive page, or DOWNLOAD. See the original post for detailed Program Notes. License: Creative … Continue reading

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11/21 Occupy Marx with Brandeis Prof. Gordon Fellman

This week’s show will be a rebroadcast of a show that originally aired on 3/14. What is the importance of a class analysis?  Why does the working class accept the myths of the ruling class, which have the result of … Continue reading

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Vote November 6th!

As Occupiers and activists, we at the Free School University program realize that voting once every two to four years is not enough for us to have a democratic society.  “Democracy” means “rule by the people”, but how can we … Continue reading

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Wed 10/31-What’s at Stake: The 2012 Elections and the Left (10/20/12 Boston DSA Forum) – Audio link

We have added a link to the audio recording of our 10/31/12 show What’s at Stake: The 2012 Elections and the Left (10/20/12 Boston DSA Forum). We’ve rushed this out ahead of our usual schedule, because of the proximity of Tuesday’s … Continue reading

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10/31 What’s at Stake: The 2012 Elections and the Left

Tonight’s show will air audio that was recorded on October 20, 2012 at a forum sponsored by the Boston local of Democratic Socialists of America. Speakers included SEIU Political Director Harris Gruman, Mass NOW PAC Chair Christina Knowles, Mass Alliance … Continue reading

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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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5/16/12 The Idea of Democracy with Prof. Gerald Friedman

On March 18, 2012, I uploaded a post entitled “Democratic Decisions” to my blog Persistent Wondering. Prof. Jerry Friedman, who was on FSU-Radio on January 18, talking about “Occupy Economics”, read my post and emailed me to say he really … Continue reading

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