April 26, 2009

Kevin Phillips, author of Bad Money

Our guest this week was Kevin Phillips, author of Bad Money: Reckless Finance, Failed Politics and the Global Crisis of American Capitalism. A former Republican political strategist, he is also former editor- publisher of The American Political Report, and a frequent commentator and columnist on US politics.

April 05, 2009

Chris Mooney, author and blogger for Discover Magazine

Chris Mooney is a visiting associate in the Center for Collaborative History at Princeton University and the author of The Republican War on Science, Storm World and, with Sheril Kirshenbaum, Unscientific America: How Scientific Illiteracy Threatens Our Future. Chris's blog can be found at blogs.discovermagazine.com/intersection

April 05, 2009

Katrina vanden Heuvel, editor and publisher of the Nation

Our guest this week is Katrina vanden Heuvel, editor and publisher of the Nation. She is the co-editor of Taking Back America--And Taking Down The Radical Right (NationBooks, 2004) and, most recently, editor of The Dictionary of Republicanisms, (NationBooks, 2005).

She is also co-editor (with Stephen F. Cohen) of Voices of Glasnost: Interviews with Gorbachev's Reformers (Norton, 1989) and editor of The Nation: 1865-1990, and the collection A Just Response: The Nation on Terrorism, Democracy and September 11, 2001.