This week our guest is Janice Peck. An Associate Professor at the University of Colorado, her research interests include critical theory, the relationship of media and society, the social meanings and political implications of mediated popular culture, communication history and theories of media and culture.
This week our guest is Naomi Klein. Klein is an award-winning journalist, syndicated columnist and author of the international bestseller No Logo: Taking Aim at the Brand Bullies and The Shock Doctrine: The Rise of Disaster Capitalism.
This week our guest is Tariq Ali. Ali is a novelist, historian, political campaigner and one of New Left Review's editors. He is the author of Pirates Of The Caribbean: Axis Of Hope (2006), Conversations with Edward Said (2005), Bush in Babylon (2003), and Clash of Fundamentalisms: Crusades, Jihads and Modernity (2002).
The guest is Noam Chomsky. Chomsky has written and lectured widely on linguistics, philosophy, intellectual history, contemporary issues, international affairs and U.S. foreign policy. His works include: Aspects of the Theory of Syntax; Manufacturing Consent (with E.S. Herman); Necessary Illusions; Deterring Democracy; Year 501; Profit Over People; The New Military Humanism; New Horizons in the Study of Language and Mind; Rogue States; A New Generation Draws the Line; 9-11; and Understanding Power.
This week's guests are Tim Karr, of Free Press, and Adam Green, of MoveOn.org, who will be discussing current legislative activity in relation to the internet, focusing in particular on what has become known as Net Neutrality.
This week's guest is Matthew Rothschild, editor of the Progressive magazine. Rothschild will be on the campus of the University of Illinois this coming Friday. He will be speaking on the topic "Grounds for Impeachment: a critical analysis of the Bush record and what it means for U.S. politics."