This week's guests are Harold Feld and Sascha Meinrath. Feld is senior Vice President of the Media Access Project, and Meinrath is project co-ordinator of the Champaign-Urbana Community Wireless Network. They will be discussing the second National Summit on Community Wireless Networks, taking place next week in St Louis.
This week's guest is Sundiata Cha-Jua, Professor of African-American history, and director of the African American Studies and Research Program (AASRP), at the University of Illinois. We talk to him about the history of the Black Power movement, and contemporary developments in political action around race issues in the United States, in advance on a major conference at the University of Illinois. This is a pre-recorded program.
This week's guests are Jenny Toomey and Michael Bracy, both of the Future of Music Coalition. The FMC's primary goal is to educate musicians and the public at large about some of the critical issues that are shaping the policy debate in the music/technology space.
This week's show features a recording of a talk given by Amy Goodman last May at the 'Can Freedom of the Press Survive Media Consolidation?' conference at the University of Illinois. As this is a pre-recorded show we will not be taking calls from listeners.