Monday, May 18, 2009

Tonight on COUNTERPOINT with Scott Harris

Counterpoint, hosted by Scott Harris heard every Monday on WPKN 89.5 FM,Bridgeport, CT and WPKM 88.7 FM Montauk, NY between 8:00-10:00 pm ET. Webstreaming at
  • Elizabeth de la Vega, a former federal prosecutor with more than 20 years of experience and author of "United States v. George W. Bush et al." She discusses the need for an independent investigation and prosecution of Bush administration officials for their authorization of torture of U.S.-held detainees.
  • Josh Stearns, campaign manager with Free Press, discusses the crisis in U.S. journalism and his group's report titled, "Saving the News: Toward a National Journalism Strategy."
  • Matthew Rothschild, editor of the Progressive Magazine, talks about his publication's 100th anniversary, and the Progressive's new book titled, "Democracy in Print: The Best of the Progressive Magazine 1909-2009"
  • Norman Solomon, columnist and co-chair of the Healthcare NOT Warfare campaign organized by Progressive Democrats of America and Marcy Winograd talks about her 2010 Democratic Party primary challenge against hawkish incumbent California Congresswoman Jane Harman.
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