Tagged: history

Black Friday – A Day of Resistance

Black Friday – A Day of Resistance

Contrary to what the media tells us, Black Friday is not about shopping. The real Black Friday was about resistance, as on May 13, 1960 students in San Francisco stood up to the powerful House SubCommittee on UnAmerican activities which...

Remembering a Defiant Old Woman

Remembering a Defiant Old Woman

Hanna Braun. In early 2006 this name was recommended to me by an enthusiastic listener who said something to the effect of “you should really interview her.” I did some reading and learned a bit about who Hanna Braun was,...

ctrp400 A New Media Conversation with Global Attitude

ctrp400 A New Media Conversation with Global Attitude

MP3 Audio [43 MB]DownloadShow URL He was podcasting before there was podcasting. Looking to the online conversations and connections between old and new media long before any media company understood what was going on. He’s a global citizen who has...
 

7 Roads to Macedonia

7 Roads to Macedonia

I arrive in Macedonia just in time to enjoy the last bits of sunlight as the airport taxi whirls into Skopje. In a nation of just over 2 million people, its capital is a tiny place with a lot of...

ctrp394 Education, Portugal, and the World

ctrp394 Education, Portugal, and the World

MP3 Audio [42 MB]DownloadShow URL John Howard Wolf doesn’t know how to fix the global economy, but he can teach us a thing or two about education. Its been his business and passion for most of his adult life. ┬áHaving...
 

Heroes Often Turn Villans

Heroes Often Turn Villans

Lots of random artifacts come out in the mainstream media that once belonged to Gaddafi. Today I watched a home video where he sits on a couch and kids around with his grand children.  There he is, grandpa Muammar who...