Long Waves 11-08-2017 Our Eternal Meanness

We have always been a mean people,  a people living on the edge of modernism and loathe to embrace it. Those in our neighborhood, those like us, we have small problems with, but those different from us, those who are

Long Waves 05-30-2017 The Spoils of War Profiteering

From the earliest days of the republic, American industries have gained large profits from war profiteering. This show explores selected parts of this history, revealing current weapons manufacturers in the US and detailing their profits. New “security” companies, such as

Long Wave 05-24-2017 The Death of the Republic

Chris Hedges notes that: “The outward forms of democratic participation—voting, competing political parties, judicial oversight and legislation—are meaningless theater. No one who lives under constant surveillance, who is subject to detention anywhere at any time, whose conversations, messages, meetings, proclivities

Long Waves 05-17-2017 Venezuela

As US interference in the democratic nation of Venezuela continues to grow through threats and sanctions, the government and people of that country are building their resistance against both the US and their own quislings.  The subtle and disingenuous attempts

Long Waves 04-19-2017 Lost Memories and the Future

Today’s show explores the effect of domestic  propaganda and “fake news” on the memories and so the future understandings of the the US citizens. The systematic distortion of news and information creates a world in which no one can say