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 New World Notes 
 
 Weekly Program
 Jim Hightower, Kenneth Dowst
 Kenneth Dowst  
 For non-profit use only.
 Attribution Non-commercial (by-nc) 
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The season inspires thoughts of food--including the politics, economics, and ecology of US agriculture. Some personal reflections by KD are interwoven with 8 short commentaries by JIM HIGHTOWER.

Topics include deceptive packaging, declining food-safety rules for corporate meatpackers, low wages at fast-food chains, huge "agricultural" subsidies for the rich, how drug-warriors destroyed an organic farm, and a Connecticut vegetable farmer decides to add a few pigs and sell a little pork.
Jim Hightower's recorded commentaries are from his Web site: www.jimhightower.com

New World Notes is produced under the auspices (Latin for "imptimatur") of WWUH-FM, a community service of that beacon of light in darkest Connecticut, the University of Hartford.
Previously broadcast, as NWN #300, in December 2013. Files downloaded from the links, below, are identified as #300.

Music added: "The Design of the Galaxy ..." (artist unknown).

The Creative Commons license applies only to Kenneth Dowst's commentary.

More details, photos, nice links, & other good stuff on the show's Web site: http://newworldnotes.blogspot.com

SERIES OVERVIEW -- Political and social commentary in a variety of genres. Exploring the gap between what we want ... and what they're trying to make us settle for. "Date recorded," below, = date of first scheduled broadcast.

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