Monday, January 12, 2009

Tonight on Counterpoint, Hosted by Scott Harris

8:00 PM Counterpoint with host Scott Harris. This week's guests:
  • Ali Abunimah, co-Founder of The Electronic Intifada, and author of "One Country: A Bold Proposal to End the Israeli-Palestinian Impasse,"discusses Israel's current air and ground attack on Hamas in Gaza, the resulting civilian casualties and the role of the U.S.
  • Kathy Kelly, a coordinator with Voices for Creative Nonviolence, talks about her group's Camp Hope Project, which has been organized to remind President-elect Obama of the progressive themes he sounded in his campaign and urge him to follow through with policy changes when he takes office later this month.
  • Mark Schapiro, author of "Exposed: The Toxic Chemistry of Everyday Products and What's at Stake for American Power," discusses his recent Mother Jones magazine article, "Let's Go Europe," about how the EU embraced sustainability and how a green economy could sprout here in America.
  • Gerald Celente, Founder of The Trends Research Institute, makes predictions for major economic, political and social events in 2009.
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