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Making Waves activist radio shows 2008:

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MW216 (Dec 27) - Siege of Gaza; Political Holiday Music
Pt A - News You Need to Know; Redeye Coop Radio interview on the Siege of Gaza; political holiday music.
Pt B - Outside The Box; Everyday Environmentalist with tips for water conservation; Media Minutes; Weekly Radio Spin; Between the Lines.

MW215 (Dec 20) - Corporate Power and The Tyranny of Oil
Pt A - Pt A - Redeye: Addicted to Plastic,Antonia Juhasz interview on The Tyranny of Oil, music.
Pt B - Outside The Box, Peak Oil Check-In, Everyday Environmentalist: cooking efficiency, Media Minutes, Radio Spin, Between the Lines.

MW214 (Dec 13) - UnNatural Disaster in NH - What Would Jesus Do?
Pt A - Why NH's current disaster isn't natural, MW8: Jesus the Activist, music.
Pt B - Outside the Box, Peak oil Check-in, Radio Spin, Media Minutes, Between the Lines.

MW213 (Dec 6) - Finding Accountability for Occupiers
Pt A - News; Native American Day of Mourning, Plymouth MA; Noam Chomsky on Obama and current events; music.
Pt B - Outside the Box; Peak oil check-in; media minutes; weekly radio spin; Between the Lines.

MW212 (Nov 29) - Why the US–Iraqi SOFA Didn’t Really Pass
Pt A - News: SOFA "passes", commentary on SOFA, Raed Jarrar on a fixed timeline for complete withdrawal.
Pt B - Raed’s talk Part II with clips from Q&A, Outside the Box, Peak oil check in, and the latest developments in the media with Media Minutes and Radio Spin, music.

MW211 (Nov 22) - The End of American Exceptionalism
Pt A - Arnie Alpert from AFSC-NH on death penalty, NHPA dinner: The End of American Exceptionalism (Bacevich), music.
Pt B - OTB: a good idea, Peak Oil Check-in, Weekly Radio Spin, Media Minutes, Between the Lines.

MW210 (Nov 15) - Reactions to the Election of Obama
Pt A - News You Need to Know; Howard Zinn on Obama; Mumia Abu-Jamal on Obama; RedEye Coop Radio with Robert Jensen and Lisa Moore on Obama; Redeye Coop Radio on subsidies for oil; music.
Pt B - Outside The Box on Punishment vs Rehab; Peak Oil Check-in on Obama’s energy plan; Weekly Radio Spin; Media Minutes; Between the Lines.

MW209 (Nov 8) - What's Next After the Elections?
Pt A - News You Need to Know; Mumia Abu-Jamal Commentary; Talk Nation Radio - investigative journalist David Lindorff on Obama’s Victory and his Triage List; Extreme News - News Too True to be True; Music.
Pt B - Outside The Box; Peak Oil Check-in; Weekly Radio Spin; Media Minutes; Between the Lines.

MW208 (Nov 1) - Get Informed For the Next Sham Election
Pt A - Local Election Analysis, critics of current economic theory speakers, music, satire in an American Voting Primer 2008.
Pt B - OTB: the election, Peak Oil Check-in, Weekly Radio Spin, Media Minutes, BTL.

MW207 (Oct 25) - Power to the People
Pt A - Report on ending world hunger conference, BB: grassroots politics and the economy.
Pt B - OTB: power to the people, Peak Oil check-in: oil price dropping?, Weekly Radio Spin, Media Minutes, Between the Lines, music.

MW206 (Oct 18) - Stopping Big Oil, Big Coal, and Big Money
Pt A - News: 'Roads, Fish and Democracy Unaffordable', free Radio Santa-cruz interview: the tyranny of oil.
Pt B - Outside the box, Peak-oil check in, Radio Spin, Media Minutes, Between the Lines, music.

MW205 (Oct 11) - The Real Roots of the Global Financial Crisis
Pt A - News: Afghanistan in 'downward spiral', Unusual Sources: fresh insight into the financial crisis, music.
Pt B - Outside the Box, Peak-oil Check-in, the latest media news, and Between the Lines.

MW204 (Oct 4) - Reasons to Support Community Radio
Pt A - News: Ally calls US bombing terrorism, Howard Zinn on ending war, Michel Moon on Slow Food, commentary on Iraq with Democracy Now clips, old Extreme News.
Pt B - New Extreme News: Republic of America spam, NPR bailout coverage analysis, Outside the Box: honest communication, Peak oil check-in, Between the Lines, lots of music.

MW203 (Sept 27) - Welfare for Wall Street and Sewing Terror in Pakistan
Pt A - News You Need to Know, Danny Schechter on the roots of current financial calamity,Talk Nation Radio: a report from Islamabad Pakistan on the escalating violence there.
Pt B - OTB: "Is war the opposite of peace?", Peak Oil check-in: regional gas shortages, Weekly Radio Spin, Media Minutes, Between the Lines.

MW202 (Sept 20) - Scott Ritter on Iran & War on Terror
Pt A - News: US seeks sole command of NATO in Afghanistan for expanded attacks in Pakistan; Scott Ritter: Real Intelligence Part 2, Portsmouth NH, August 2008 on the War on Terror and Iran.
Pt B - Outside the Box: fairness in elections; Peak Oil Check-in: gas vs oil prices; Weekly Radio Spin; Media Minutes; Between the Lines.

MW201 (Sept 13) - Real Intelligence: Ritter on Patriotism and Iran, Pt 1 of 2
Pt A - News You Need to Know, "Real Intelligence" - Scott Ritter speaking in Portsmouth NH in August 2008 addressing the War on Terror and Iran, Part I of II.
Pt B - Outside the Box: "really sorry," Peak Oil check-in: "can a young person risk going to college?", Media Minutes, Weekly Radio Spin, Between the Lines, music.

MW200 (Sept 6) - A Police State at the RNC
Pt A - News: Uncooperative Allies, the treatment of RNC protesters and what that says about our country, commentary by Mumia Abu-Jamal.
Pt B - OTB: the Olympics, Peak Oil checkin: energy slaves, Media Minutes, Weekly Radio Spin, Between the Lines, music.

MW199 (Aug 30) - Environment, Economics & Racism
Pt A - News You Need to Know; Bill McKibben & Michael Pollan discusses Deep Economy; 5 Minute montage: New Orleans, autumn 2005; music.
Pt B - Outside The Box: MLK's dream; Peak Oil Checkin; Weekly Radio Spin; Media Minutes; Between the Lines.

MW198 (Aug 23) - Independent Journalist Detained in China over Tibet Coverage
Pt A - News: Russian occupation permanent, interview of Brian Conley on Iraq (MW-60) (now in jail in Beijing over Tibet protest coverage), a talk by Bill McKibben on Deep Economy.
Pt B - OTB, Peak Oil Checkin: energy plans from around the world, Weekly Radio Spin, Media Minutes, Between the Lines, music.

MW197 (Aug 16) - McCain and Oil Money, Ongoing Conflict with Iran, Russia, and the Palestinians
Pt A - News:Conflict with Russia Unresolved, Red Eye: Palestinian village suing those selling houses in the occupied territories, Talk Nation Radio: the US Blockade of Iran, Senator John McCain and oil man Harry Sergeant.
Pt B - OTB, Peak Oil Checkin: why oil prices have dropped, the Weekly Radio Spin, Media Minutes, BTL, music.

MW196 (Aug 9) - Immigration, Free Trade, and Agricultural Subsidies
Pt A - News: Atrocities, Allies and Impeachment, an analysis of an NHPR show on Immigration, the failed 2003 WTO meeting in Mexico and agricultural subsidies.
Pt B - Outside the box, peak oil check-in, media minutes, and Radio Spin, Between the Lines, music.

MW195 (Aug 2) - Strategies for Peace & Global Justice
Pt A - News: 'Enemies Found - Our Friends'; Steppin Out of Babylon interview: David Solnit, global justice activist, counter recruitment organizer; music.
Pt B - Outside The Box on interest; Peak Oil Checkin; Weekly Radio Spin; Media Minutes; Between the Lines.

MW194 (July 26) - Cashing in on Conflict
Pt A - News: More War for Bases for War, Naomi Klein speaking on disaster capitalism. Redeye Interview about oil contracts in Iraq.
Pt B - OTB: What’s in a Name?, Peak Oil Checkin: Gore’s challenge, Weekly Radio Spin, Media Minutes, BTL, music.

MW193 (July 19) - The Myth of Progress, The Promise of Alternatives
Pt A - News: War With Pakistan Threatens; Tom Wessels, ecology professor and author, speaks on The Myth of Progress; music.
Pt B - Outside The Box: good and bad Jobs; Peak Oil Check-in: leaping into sustainability; Weekly Radio Spin; Media Minutes; Between the Lines.

MW192 (July 12) - Turning Away From Empire
Pt A - News: Iraq withdrawal popular, David Korten: The Great Turning: From Empire to Earth Community, Extreme News: Politicians and their disasters.
Pt B - OTB: Doing the Right Thing, Peak Oil Check-in, Weekly Radio Spin, Media Minutes, Between the Lines, music.

MW191 (July 5) - US Politics Influence Iraq, Iran, and more
Pt A - News You Need to Know; Talk Radio Interview: Dahr Jamail; Commentary by Mumia Abu-Jamal; music.
Pt B - Outside the Box: Cruelty; Peak Oil Checkin; Weekly Radio Spin; Media Minutes; Between the Lines.

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MW190 (June 28) - Resisting Illegal Wars: Iran & Iraq
Pt A - News You Need to Know; MW Interview: Rudy Perkins on the May 08 Iran interfaith "citizen diplomacy" delegation; music.
Pt B - Outside The Box; Peak Oil Checkin; Weekly Radio Spin; Media Minutes; Between the Lines; music.

MW189 (June 21) - The Folly of Attacking Iran
Pt A - News: Abuses of Power, Rudy Perkins on his recent trip to Iran, Stephen Kinzer speaking on Iran: Time for Real Diplomacy.
PT B - OTB: Something for Nothing, Peak Oil Checkin, Weekly Radio Spin, BTL, music.

MW188 (June 14) - Alternative Views of Iran: A History of Oil Theft
Pt A - News You Need to Know: Standing for Sovereignty; Stephen Kinzer on "The Folly of Attacking Iran" in Durham NH, 2008; music.
Pt B - Outside The Box: Experts; Peak Oil Check-in; Radio Spin; Media Minutes; Between the Lines.

MW187 (June 7) - Iran, Israel, and Oil
Pt A - News: Israeli shove towards war with Iran, Scott Ritter speech (2007): Iran, Israel, and Oil.
Pt B - OTB: To Obey or Not, Peak Oil Checkin, Weekly Radio Spin, Media Minutes, BTL, music.

MW186 (May 31) - Zinn on Stopping War
Pt A - News: US tied to Iranian Terrorism, MW125 interviews: Howard Zinn on GI resistance, Rostam Pourzal on preventing war with Iran.
Pt B - OTB: the Precautionary Principle, Peak Oil Checkin, Radio Spin, Media Minutes, BTL, music.

MW185 (May 24) - Soldiers Remembering
Pt A - News: preventative detention of Iraqi children, interview: "Soldiers of Conscience," Commentary: Power Politics, EN: the 2008 Nightmare Ticket.
Pt B - OTBox: Secession, Peak Oil Check-in, Bucky Buckaw on the Backyard Chicken, BTL, music.

MW184 (May 17) - Clarity, Creativity & Courage
Pt A - News: Bush's collision with Reality, part 2 of Lappe: Getting a Grip,(1st half was last week).
Pt B - OTB: rewards, Peak Oil Checkin: the Strategic Petroleum Reserve, Weekly Radio Spin, Between the Lines, music, etc.

MW183 (May 10) - Courage in a World Gone Mad
Pt A - News: proxy war with Iran, Redeye: Israel's 60 year anniversary, interview: Courage in a World Gone Mad.
Pt B - OTB: Scrounging, Peak Oil: the Gas Tax, Radio Spin, Media Minutes, BTL, music.

MW182 (May 3) - Hope Against Empire
Pt A - News: more war targets in more countries, interview on empire and hope, Peak oil check-in, Extreme News.
Pt B - Outside the Box, Media Minutes, Radio Spin, BTL, music.

MW181 (Apr 26) - Water or War?
Pt A - News You Need to Know; Anti-war event at NH Senator's office; Maude Barlow on water; Extreme News: News Too True to be True; music.
Pt B - Outside the Box by Larry Dansinger; the Peak Oil Checkin from VT; Weekly Radio Spin; Between the Lines.

MW180 (Apr 19) - Funding a Sustainable Future
Pt A - News: dangerous Iraqi military effective at looting, Ecoshock: solar power's practical potential.
Pt B - Outside The Box: Taxes, Peak Oil Checkin, Weekly Radio Spin, Between the Lines, music.

MW179 (Apr 12) - Taxes and Better Priorities
Pt A - News: US fighting Iraqi Democracy, interview of Betty Hall: NH legislator pushing for impeachment, Bernardin on federal spending priorities (from MW75), songs about taxes.
Pt B - Outside the Box, weekly radio spin, peak oil check-in, BTL.

MW178 (Apr 5) - Support Community Radio
Pt A - News: "Sadr confident and powerful after clashes," MW archival interviews: Howard Zinn on ending wars and Michelle Moon on Slow Food, new commentary on Iraq, Extreme News.
Pt B - music, Between the Lines.

MW177 (Mar 29) - Surging to Nowhere
Pt A - News: "independent" Iraqi military powerless against Sadr, NH Senate vote on Campaign Finance Reform (w Granny D), Redeye: War and masculinity.
Pt B - the ending of Sunera's talk, OTB: Happy Holidays, BTL, music.

MW176 (Mar 22) - 5th Anniversary of Iraq War Protest Coverage
Pt A - News: "More surges- No Pakistan Sovereignty," coverage from the Concord NH and Newburyport MA rallies against the war in Iraq.
Pt B - Radio Spin, Redeye: Rachel Corrie play, BTL, music.

MW175 (Mar 15) - 5 Years: the Continued US Occupation of Iraq
Pt A - News: Pouting For Paying for Occupation, Will Hopkins: IVAW member from NH, commentary: Five Years Too Many in Iraq, Jamail: the Reality of the Iraq Occupation.
Pt B - OtB: "What is True Courage?", Media Minutes, Radio Spin, BTL, music.

MW174 (Mar 8) - Fair Taxes; Women's History
Pt A - News You Need to Know; MW interview: Paul Henle, Granite State Fair Tax Coalition; History Counts: Mother Jones.
Pt B - Extreme News: News Too True to be True; Outside The Box: marriage; Media Minutes; Between the Lines; music.

MW173 (Mar 1) - Water Rights, Civil Rights, and Privacy Rights
Pt A - News, Bill McCann of Save Our Groundwater (NH), Extreme News.
Pt B - Outside The Box: Why Be Normal?, Media Minutes, Weekly Radio Spin, peak oil check-in: Regional Peak Oil Task Force, Between the Lines, music.

MW172 (Feb 23) - Impeachment & African Burial Ground in NH
Pt A - News; Impeachment Rally, Concord NH, Feb 19; MW Interview: Valerie Cunningham: Portsmouth NH African Burial Ground.
Pt B - Limerick-of-our-leaders Challenge; Outside The Box; Radio Spin; Between the Lines; music.

MW171 (Feb 16) - Restoring Constitutional Rights
Pt A - News You Need to Know: Losing Allies and Building Alternatives; Daniel Ellsberg, MA ACLU, January 2008; music.
Pt B - Outside The Box with Larry Dansinger: Economy; Peak Oil Checkin; Media Minutes; Radio Spin; Between the Lines; music.

MW170 (Feb 9) - The Rise of US Corporate Dictatorship
Pt A - News: bankrupt unwelcome militarism, Jerry Sorlucco on Facing Fascism - The Threat to American Democracy in the 21st Century, Commentary on the permanent occupation of Iraq.
Pt B - OTB: World Upside Down, Media Minutes, Radio Spin, BTL, music.

MW169 (Feb 2) - Free in Gaza? Free in Portsmouth NH?
Pt A - News, near-arrest at a Clinton rally, Outside the Box: Poverty, Extreme News: Hormuz.
Pt B - Media Minutes, Radio Spin, Peak Oil Check-in, Between the Lines, music.

MW168 (Jan 26) - On the Road to Peace
Pt A - News You Need to Know; MW interview: Jim Goodnow, Yellow Rose Peace Bus in NH; MW Limerick-of-our-leaders Challenge; music.
Pt B - Outside the Box: Courage; Media Minutes; Peak Oil-Checkin; Between the Lines; music.

MW167 (Jan 19) - Civil Rights and Real Democracy: The Path to Peace
Pt A - Mazin Qumsiyeh commentary on Bush's trip to the Middle East, Rev. Hilson on "MLK's Dream of Peace," Outside The Box - Skin Color.
Pt B - An interview with the author of "Getting a Grip: Clarity, Creativity & Courage in a World Gone Mad," BTL.

MW166 (Jan 12) - "Democracy" - A Corporate Sham
Pt A - News You Need to Know; Portsmouth NH First Night Peace Vigil; MW Interview: Pat Morse's NH Primary Action; Peak Oil Check-In; music.
Pt B - Outside The Box: Dansingerism; Redeye interview: Pakistan after Bhutto; Between the Lines; music.

MW165 (Jan 5) - 2007; Presidential Primary
Pt A - Media Minutes; Weekly Radio Spin; Redeye interview: 2007 Falsies Awards; Steve Diamond commentary: 2007 for Iraq & Obama; music.
Pt B - Voting in the Primary; Outside The Box; World Against War, London 12/07; Between the Lines; music.


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