Tagged: china

bm206 Debt Relief Lies and the G8

bm206 Debt Relief Lies and the G8

MP3 Audio [13 MB]DownloadShow URL They call it debt relief, but it is not as simple as it sounds. As the elite club of G8 nations meets and the people protest outside, more plans are being laid out to squeeze...
 

Ex Yugoslavia

Ex Yugoslavia

Standing at the nightclub this evening, my eyes are scanning the crowd. going from face to face.. I keep asking myself.. do I see any differences.. between these kids and the kids in amsterdam.. or the kids in lisbon.. or...

bm174 Westinghouse and Nuclear Media

bm174 Westinghouse and Nuclear Media

MP3 Audio [21 MB]DownloadShow URL Loads of internet connection problems out here on the street. This podcast focuses on the Westinghouse Corporation.. who have played and continue to play, a huge role in US media and nuclear energy world wide....
 

bm164 Ishiharas Tokyo

bm164 Ishiharas Tokyo

MP3 Audio [19 MB]DownloadShow URL He has been the governor of Tokyo since 1999, and successfully made many enemies with his opinions and policies. Shintaro Ishihara takes a lead role in his city, changing politics, society, and culture… but it...
 

Nicest Populations Get Murdered

Nicest Populations Get Murdered

Sitting in the heart of the Jordaan this evening, as boats sailed by, bikes rattled past, and drunken teenagers hobbled from bar to bar, I spent some quality time with a very special girl. She graduated, as did I, from...

Tea, Corn, and the Colonial History of Food

Tea, Corn, and the Colonial History of Food

Trying not to be troubled by the limited connectivety that Portugal offers. I’ve dealt with it for years.. but every trip I’m annoyed with the slow progress the nation makes. The interesting conversation over dinner is my topic for today....