This week: Michael Parenti is an American educator, lecturer, social justice activist, and author of 23 books, including: ‘The Assassination of Julius Caesar,’ ‘Superpatriotism,’ The Culture Struggle,’ ‘Democracy for the Few,’ ‘ God and His Demons,’ and his latest, ‘The Face of Imperialism.’ Parenti is also recipient of awards from Project Censored, the Caucus for a New Political Science, the Social Science Research Council and many others organizations, including being awarded the Certificate of Special Congressional Recognition. He now serves various advisory boards and sits as a judge for Project Censored.
Michael Parenti in the first half.
And; Jon Elmer is a Canadian journalist and photo-journalist who has lived in and reported from Occupied Palestine for the better part of the last decade.
His dispatches appear at Al Jazeera English, the Inter Press Service, and are featured at numerous other internet outlets. He is also the author of the website Jon Elmer.ca.
Jon Elmer in the second half.
And; Victoria Street Newz publisher and CFUV broadcaster, Janine Bandcroft fresh back from her sojourn in the manicured wilds of Vancouver Island’s retirement Mecca, Qualicum Beach, will join us at the bottom of the hour to bring us news from the city’s streets and beyond.
Chris Cook hosts Gorilla Radio, airing live every Monday, 5-6pm Pacific Time. In Victoria at 101.9FM, 104.3 cable, and on the internet at: http://cfuv.uvic.ca. He also serves as a contributing editor to the web news site, http://www.pacificfreepress.com. Check out the GR blog at: http://GorillaRadioBlog.blogspot.com