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Program Information
 Weekly Program
 Marilyn Young, John Cavanagh
 Old Mole Variety Hour  
 For non-profit use only.
Topics include how the Vietnam war applies to Iraq, a preview of two forthcoming PBS documentaries, the global environmental crises, and reflections on the anniversary September 11, 2001.
Host: Laurie Mercier
Engineer: Tami Dean
1. Introduction to today's show
2. Historian Marilyn Young talks with Laurie Mercier about the false analogies being drawn by the neo-cons between Vietnam and Iraq.
3. Brooke Jacobson previews two documentaries that will be shown on the PBS series POV. "Made in LA" is a film about immigrant labor in Los Angeles sweatshops. "The Camden 28" revisits a raid by anti-war activists on a NJ draft board in 1971.
4. John Cavanagh and Bill Resnick discuss three crises facing the earth and how people's movements can respond to them. Cavanagh is director of the Institute for Policy Studies.
5. Laurie Mercier reflects on the failure of the unilateral US military response to the attacks of September 11 and on upcoming anti-war actions.
6. Wrapping up the show.
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00:56:23 English 2007-09-10
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Introduction to Program  00:02:03  128Kbps mp3
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Vietnam and Iraq Analogies  00:21:25  128Kbps mp3
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Documentary Film Previews  00:11:26  128Kbps mp3
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Three Global Crises  00:18:10  128Kbps mp3
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9/11 Reflections  00:02:52  128Kbps mp3
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Conclusion  00:00:27  128Kbps mp3
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