articles tagged "Norm Stockwell"
Monday, 2 July 2012 | A Public Affair
On Monday, July 2nd, Norm Stockwell interviewed Professor Robert Jensen about his new book, “All My Bones Shake: Seeking a Progressive Path to the Prophetic Voice. ” “Drawing on the Old and New Testaments, contemporary philosophy, common sense, personal intuition, and progressive politics, Jensen offers a full defense of his conclusion, holding its consistency up to the best of religious and secular teachings. A touchingly open memoir that is also a study of the religious debate in America, “All My Bones Shake” marks an entirely new communion: a way to look at religion as a tool with which we may create closer ties to all humanity and begin to create a just and sustainable society—to face with confidence the uncertainty …. more »
Monday, 18 June 2012 | A Public Affair
During the first half of the show, Norm Stockwell interviewed Sharif Abdel Kouddous, Democracy Now!’s Senior News Producer, on the elections in Egypt. In the next segment David Alvarado discussed Mexican media, upcoming elections and G20 protests in Los Cabos. On Sunday Egyptians participated in a presidential election that many had hoped would mark a transition to legitimate democracy. The military junta, however, has squashed this dream in their reluctance to let go of power. Kouddous told Dempcracy Now!, “Right now Egypt is in a state where there’s no parliament, no constitution or even a clear process for drafting one, and a presidential runoff that will leave Egypt with a ruler who will be a very divisive president.” He …. more »
Monday, 4 June 2012 | A Public Affair
Norm Stockwell interviewed a panel of guests about the implications and possible results of the June 5th elections. Norm interviewed workers from Alberta Canada about how the Koch brothers have influenced their province, Ian Murphy (Buffalo Beast) about his prank call to Governor Scott Walker , and Randy Borntrager, the Political Director of People for the American Way. To read more about Ian Murphy’s prank call with Scott Walker: http://buffalobeast.com/?p=5045 To read more about People for the American Way: http://www.pfaw.org/issues To listen to Norm’s interviews: more »