Tag: alternativemedia

November 15, 2011 / Audio

Madge Weinstein is an internet celebrity, a culinary pioneer, and an extremely irritable elderly lesbian. Beyond all that, she is an inspiration to several generations of children around the world.  After surviving many tragedies, including 3 Bush presidential terms and the current socio-political disaster that has gripped the United States, this podcasting diva has moved her life to Paris where she is sharing her talents with the people of France who already hate her.

March 3, 2011 / Text

Sometimes you’re reading a book, attending a lecture, watching a film, or listening to an interview and a voice grabs you.  The story grabs you.  The combination of the story, the voice, and some unknown, undetectable qualities grab hold of you and they shake you…

February 10, 2010 / Text

“It would be better to have a society with newspapers and no government, than one with government and no newspapers.” – Thomas Jefferson. Robert McChesney and John Nichols are two people that have taught me alot about how the global media works and doesn’t work. …

March 19, 2009 / Audio

Tucked away somewhere in the labyrinth of streets on the Asia side of Istanbul, you’d think you were walking into someone’s house until you notice that each room in this apartment is part of this modest radio station. Sitting in a sun room with windows…