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MW268 (Dec 26) - People Power Needed for Change in 2010
Pt A - News You Need to Know; WBAI News: Guantanamo at Home; Prison Radio: Noelle Hanarhan with update on Mumia Abu-Jamal; Mumia Abu-Jamal on health care, climate disruption, war; Talk Nation Radio: Gaza Freedom March in Palestine; music.
Pt B - Hidden Histories: Pagan origins of Christmas; Peak Oil Check-In: Human Power Has a Solid Future; Media Minutes; Between the Lines; music.

MW267 (Dec 19) - Climate, Consumerism and Obama's Broken Promises
Pt A - News: Obama's Broken Promises; WBAI News: Human Rights Day Immigration Vigil, Manhattan; Satish Kumar on Gandhi in the age of Climate Change; Bookbits interview: Gordon Laird on The Quest for Cheap and Death of Globalization.
Pt B - Outside the Box: So Long Saul; Peak Oil Checkin: Green-Free December; Hidden Histories: Joe Lieberman; Media Minutes; Between the Lines; music.

MW266 (Dec 12) - Obama’s War For Peace
Pt A - Noam Chomsky: Gaza One Year Later; Steve Diamond commentary: Obama’s War For Peace; Redeye Coop Radio interview: Ellen Ruppel Shell on The High Cost of Discount Culture; Hidden Histories: Cancelling Christmas; music.
Pt B - Outside the Box: Actions and Reactions; Peak Oil Checkin: Holiday Gifts; Between the Lines; music.

MW265 (Dec 5) - Obama’s Addiction to War
Pt A - News You Need to Know, analysis of President Obama’s escalation speech, (Alexander) discussing capitalism and addiction.
Pt B - Outside the Box, Peak Oil Checkin, Hidden Histories: Bhopal, Media Minutes, Between the Lines, music.

MW264 (Nov 28) - Obama Throwing Away Peace, Soldiers, Diplomacy & Liberties
Pt A - News: Obama Ever More Like Bush; WBAI Sunday News Report: Dahr Jamail speech; Redeye Coop Radio interview: photographer Chris Jordan's exhibits on consumerism; Talk Nation Radio interview: US veteran Chuck Luther.
Pt B - Outside The Box: Good News; Peak Oil Checkin: Thanks for the blessings of Oil; Hidden Histories: True origins of Thanksgiving; Media Minutes; Between the Lines.

MW263 (Nov 21) - Don't Buy It!
Pt A - News: Killing for Karzai vs The People For Peace; Redeye Co-op Radio interview: Dr. John de Graaf on Affluenza; Unusual Sources interview: Phil Wilayto on media myths about Iran; music.
Pt B - Outside the Box: packaging; Peak Oil Checkin: nuclear power; Media Minutes; Between the Lines, music.

MW262 (Nov 14) - US War and Propaganda Failing
Pt A - News: Failing War & Propaganda; Talk Nation Radio, Sprouts on Pacifica Veterans Day Special: War and Mental Hell; music.
Pt B - Steve Diamond Commentary: Walls Still Untoppled; Outside the Box: Socialism; Media Minutes; Between the Lines; music.

MW261 (Nov 7) - Working For Peace Despite Obama
Pt A - News: Abbas Resigns & Dont Corner the Weak; Unusual Sources interview: Cindy Sheehan; Mind Over Matters: Richard Falk speech on Obama's policies in the Middle East.
Pt B - Outside the Box: Don’t follow the rules; Peak Oil Checkin; UpBeet Gardener; Media Minutes; Between the Lines.

MW260 (Oct 31) - The High Cost of War In Afghanistan and Pakistan
Pt A - News: What Afghan Government?; Talk Nation Radio interview: Idrees Ahmed, writer and scholar, on Pakistan; music.
Pt B - Outside the Box: Cleaning up Elections; Peak Oil Checkin; Backyard Chicken Broadcast; Media Minutes; Between the Lines; music.

MW259 (Oct 24) - Afghanistan Unwinnable
Pt A - News You Need to Know; Speech by Dahr Jamail on covering US Wars on Iraq and Afghanistan; Steve Diamond Commentary: Balance of Rights; Media Minutes.
Pt B - Outside The Box: Microlending; Peak Oil Check-In: Gardening Jobs; Between the Lines.

MW258 (Oct 17) - Resisting US Occupation
Pt A - WBAI Sunday News: Afghan Women Resisting Occupation & Fundamentalism; Talk Nation Radio interview: Prof Francis A. Boyle with Anaylsis of MidEast Issues; music.
Pt B - Outside The Box: Animal Liberation; Peak Oil Check-In; Everyday Environmentalist; Media Minutes; Between the Lines.

MW257 (Oct 10) - Doubling Down Into Afghan Quagmire
Pt A - News: Doubling Down Into Afghan Quagmire; Redeye Co-op Radio interview: Conn Hallinan on parallels between Afghanistan and Vietnam; Talk Nation Radio interview: IVAW member Jeff Bartos, student Danisa Jashiri on protesting the wars.
Pt B - Outside The Box: Kids in History; Peak Oil Check-In: Public Gardens; Everyday Environmentalist: Potluck Gifts; Media Minutes; Between the Lines; music.

MW256 (Oct 3) - False Assumptions About Iran
Pt A - News: bad-faith negotiations with Iran, Exchange proliferation clips, commentary on US policy towards Iran, Talk Nation Radio interview on Israeli War Crimes.
Pt B - Outside the Box on True Representation, Peak Oil Check-In, the Everyday Environmentalist, Media Minutes, Between the Lines, music.

MW255 (Sep 26) - The People Versus The Plutocrats
Pt A - News: Iran's Line in the Sand; Al Jazeera analysis of President Amadinejad’s UN speech; Pittsburg IMC report on the G20 meeting; Talk Nation Radio interview: singer/songwriter David Rovics.
Pt B - Outside The Box; Peak Oil Check-In; Everyday Environmentalist; Media Minutes; Between the Lines.

MW254 (Sep 19) - Health Care or Warfare State?
Pt A - News:War For Disarmament; WBAI Sunday News: Chris Hedges on The Empire of Illusion; Building Bridges interview: Rep Dennis Kucinich on Real Health Care Reform; music.
Pt B - Outside The Box: Forgotten Women II; Peak Oil Check-In: PediCabs; Everyday Environmentalist; Media Minutes; Between the Lines.

MW253 (Sep 12) - GI Resistance in Iraq
Pt A - News: Obama Depends on the GOP; Talk Nation Radio interview: Dahr Jamail on resistance within the US military; music.
Pt B - Outside The Box: Forgotten Women; Everyday Environmentalist: Packing Material; Upbeet Gardener: Fall Leaves; Media Minutes; Between the Lines.

MW252 (Sep 5) - Bush & Obama's Unaccountable Governments
Pt A - News You Need to Know: CIA policy to mislead Congress; Talk Nation Radio interview: Dahr Jamail on Obama’s war policies and soldiers refusing to fight; music.
Pt B - Outside The Box: Student Unions, Everyday Environmentalist: Gadget-less Camping; Upbeet Gardener: Indoor Veggies; Media Minutes; Between the Lines.

MW251 (Aug 29) - Bringing Peace to Palestine/Israel, US, Our Gardens and more
Pt A - News: Settlements are Crimes Against God & Stratcom Fails; Talk Nation Radio interview: Ridgely Fuller of Codepink on her trips to Palestine and Israel; music.
Pt B - Outside the Box: Root of Evil; Peak oil checkin; Everyday Environmentalist: Recycle Water; Upbeet Gardener: War & Compost; Media Minutes; Between the Lines.

MW250 (Aug 22) - US Intervention in Afghanistan
Pt A - Redeye Coop Radio interview: Prof Michael Niman on the Environmental footprint of Cash for Clunkers; Redeye Coop Radio interview: journalist Derrick O'Keefe on Malalai Joya & her new autobiography; Talk Nation Radio Interview: Elizabeth Gould & Paul Fitzgerald on Invisible History of Afghanistan.
Pt B - Outside The Box: Roots of Evil; Peak Oil Checkin; Everyday Environmentalist; UpBeet Gardener; Media Minutes; Between the Lines.

MW249 (Aug 15) - Afghanistan's Misunderstood History
Pt A - News: Clinton in Africa & Pressure on Israel; Talk Nation Radio interview: Elizabeth Gould & Paul Fitzgerald on Afghanistan's Invisible History; music.
Pt B - Outside The Box: Fear as the Root Of Evil; Peak Oil Check-In; Upbeet Gardener: Slow Gardening; Media Minutes; Between the Lines.

MW248 (Aug 8) - Hiroshima/Nagasaki Commemoration - Nuclear Abolition Now!
Pt A - News You Need to Know; WBAI News: Viva Palestina Convoy in NY; MW 2005 interview: anti-nuclear activist Macy Morse to commemorate Hiroshima/Nagasaki Days; music.
Pt B - Outside The Box: Power as the Root of Evil; Backyard Chicken Broadcast: Ulisse Aldrovandi; Everyday Environmentalist: Green Neighbors; Media Minutes; Between the Lines.

MW247 (Aug 1) - Jewish Voices for Peace in Palestine & Israel
Pt A - News: CIA Tourists; Talk Nation Radio interview: Dr. Alice Rothchild, Jewish Voices for Peace, Boston; This Week In Palestine interview: Jeff Klein on the U.S. Viva Palestina July Convoy.
Pt B - Outside The Box: Violence as the Root of Evil; Peak Oil Check-In; Everyday Environmentalist: Corks; Media Minutes; Between the Lines.

MW246 (Jul 25) - Obama's War on Terror
Pt A - WBAI report on President Obama's visit to NY; This Week In Palestine interview: Attorney Arraf on aid shipments to Gaza; Talk Nation Radio interview: John Feffer, Foreign Policy in Focus: President Obama & Foreign Policy; music.
Pt B - Outside The Box: Is Money the Root of All Evil?; Peak Oil Check-In; Everyday Environmentalist: Traveling Green; Media Minutes; Between the Lines.

MW245 (Jul 18) - Free Trade Vs Free Speech
Pt A - News: Israel war crimes and war with Iran; MW discussion on US treatment of protesters - Part 2; Redeye Coop Radio interview: Indigenous Peruvians massacred in free trade protests.
Pt B - Outside The Box: Through Other’s Eyes; Peak Oil Check-In; Everyday Environmentalist; Media Minutes; Between the Lines.

MW244 (Jul 11) - Decriminalize Protest in Gaza, Iran AND the US
Pt A - Unusual Sources interview: Sandra Ruch on Delegations to Gaza; MW discussion: US treatment of protesters; music.
Pt B - Outside The Box: Credit Cards; Peak Oil Check-In; Backyard Chicken Broadcast; Media Minutes; Between the Lines.

MW243 (Jul 4) - Questioning US Narratives on Iran & Iraq
Pt A - News You Need to Know; Talk Nation Radio interview: Jeremy Hammond, Foreign Policy Journal, looks at evidence for US intervention in Iran; music.
Pt B - Outside The Box: Odd Duck; Peak Oil Check-In: Oil Speculators; Everyday Environmentalist: Painting Green; Media Minutes; Between the Lines.

MW242 (Jun 27) - US Interference in Iran
Pt A - News: Iran's Election & US Meddling; Talk Nation Radio interview: Francis A. Boyle on US Strategy for Color Revolution in Iran; Scott Ritter on Iran and the US; music.
Pt B - Outside The Box: Parallel Governments; Backyard Chicken Broadcast: new chicks; Everyday Environmentalist: Green Babies; Media Minutes; Between the Lines.

MW241 (Jun 20) - Alternative Views on Current Events
Pt A - Talk Nation Radio interview: Camillo ‘Mac’ Bica on Afghan and Iraq Wars; Unusual Sources interview: journalist Zafar Bangash on the elections in Iran; music.
Pt B - Outside the Box: words that hurt; Peak Oil Checkin: Scything; Everyday Environmentalist: CFCs; Media Minutes; Between the Lines.

MW240 (Jun 13) - Bring the Guard Home, Stop the Wars
Pt A - News: Lies and Escalation for Afghanistan and Iraq; Unusual Sources interview: Zafar Bangash on the Af-Pak Conflict; Antiwar radio interview: Atty Ben Manski on campaign to bring the National Guard home; music.
Pt B - Outside The Box: Sliding Scales;Peak Oil Check-In by Relocalizing VT; Everyday Environmentalist; Media Minutes; Between the Lines.

MW239 (Jun 6) - How US Policy Embraces Violence
Pt A - News: Hidden Photos In Violent America; Steve Diamond analysis: Obama: Stop Talking Start Doing; Talk Nation Radio: Chip Berlet on the Tiller Murder, the Media, the Patriot Movement; music.
Pt B - Outside The Box: Church or State; Peak Oil Check-In: Electric Chickens; Everyday Environmentalist: Clothes Cleaning; Media Minutes; Between the Lines.

MW238 (May 30) - In Search of New Policy
Pt A - News You Need to Know; Talk Nation Radio: Gaza Delegation & Sotomayor appointment; Redeye Coop Radio: US Veteran of the Afghanistan war, Jules Tindungan; music.
Pt B - Outside The Box: Get a job?; Peak Oil Check-In: Population after Peak Oil; Everyday Environmentalist: Worm Composting; Media Minutes; Between the Lines; music.

MW237 (May 23) - Ways to End War
Pt A - News You Need to Know; Antiwar Radio excerpts of Scott Ritter on nuclear disarmament; Talk Nation Radio interview of Chris Hedges, journalist and author; music.
Pt B - Outside The Box: Choices of Economies; Peak Oil Checkin: VT State House Garden; Everyday Environmentalist: Farmers Markets; Media Minutes; Between the Lines.

MW236 (May 16) - Real Diplomacy Works
Pt A - News: broken agreements, Suri lecture: Afghan history - Taliban will negotiate, discussion of diplomacy's potential, music.
Pt B - Outside The Box, Upbeet Gardener, Everyday Environmentalist, Media Minutes, Between the Lines.

MW235 (May 9) - Mothers Against War; Suffering of Civilians in War
Pt A - News You Need to Know; Raising Sand: voices of Mothers and Fathers who have suffered from the "war on terror;" music.
Pt B - Outside the Box on Global vs Local Economies; Everyday Environmentalist; Backyard Chicken Broadcast; Media Minutes; Between the Lines.

MW234 (May 2) - Understanding Surging Violence in the 'War on Terror'
Pt A - News You Need to Know; Talk Nation Radio Interview of Dahr Jamail on Iraq; Backyard Chicken Broadcast on Respect Chickens and Bicycle month; music.
Pt B - Outside The Box on What’s the Economy For?; Peak Oil Check-In; Everyday Environmentalist on plastic bottles; Media Minutes; Between the Lines.

MW233 (Apr 25) - Pledge Drive Week: Investing in Voices for Peace
Pt A - News: US can't Negotiate, Howard Zinn about “tea parties” challenging taxes, Media Minutes, music.
Pt B - Outside the Box? language, Peak Oil Checkin, the everyday environmentalist, Between the Lines.

MW232 (Apr 18) - Respecting Iran, and the World
Pt A - News: War not Respect for the World, Commentary: Diplomacy As War, antiwar radio: Gordon Prather on Iran’s nuclear program.
Pt B - Outside the Box: Naming Wrongs, Peak Oil Checkin, the Everyday Environmentalist, Media Minutes, Between the Lines, music.

MW231 (Apr 11) - Making Refugees in Pakistan and East Jerusalem
Pt A - FlashPoints from April 6-10th: Kathy Kelly on resisting US drone attacks on Pakistan and interviews of Palestinians being driven from their homes in East Jerusalem.
Pt B - Outside the box, Peal oil check-in, Bucky Buckaw, Media Minutes, Between the Lines.

MW230 (Apr 4) - Declare War on Climate Change
Pt A - News: Ice Shelf Cracking, Radio EcoShock on the urgency of climate change and what to do about it, music.
Pt B - Outside the Box, Peak oil checkin, Media Minutes, Radio Spin, and Between the Lines.

MW229 (Mar 28) - Obama's Promises; Israeli War Crimes
Pt A - News You Need to Know; Talk Nation Radio interview? Ron Yaron of Physicians for Human Rights Israel on IDF violations in Gaza; music.
Pt B - Outside the Box? Force Without Firepower; Peak Oil Check-in? cooking with solar; Media Minutes; Weekly Radio Spin; Between the Lines.

MW228 (Mar 21) - Iraq After 6 Years of Occupation
Pt A - News You Need to Know; Talk Nation Radio interview: Dahr Jamail on Iraq; MW interview: Will Hopkins of Iraq Veterans Against War; Steve Diamond commentary: economic roots of war; music.
Pt B - Outside the Box; Peak Oil Check-in; Everyday Environmentalist; Media Minutes; Weekly Radio Spin; Between the Lines.

MW227 (Mar 14) - History of Current US Wars
Pt A - Historical look at the Middle East; Mumia Abu-Jamal: Inheriting an Empire; Mind Over Matters: Ray McGovern on Obama Administration so far.
Pt B - Outside the Box; Everyday Environmentalist: Green Lunches; Media Minutes; Weekly Radio Spin; Between the Lines.

MW226 (Mar 7) - Economics of Fading Empires
Pt A - History Counts: interview of Professor Paul Kennedy author of “The Rise and Fall of the Great Powers;” The Corbett Report: Real Economists excerpts; music.
Pt B - Everyday Environmentalist: green cleaning; Peak Oil Checkin: soil fertility; Media Minutes; Weekly Radio Spin; Between the Lines.

MW225 (Feb 28) - Gaza Aid Delegation
Pt A - News You Need to Know; Talk Nation Radio interview: Medea Benjamin of Codepink on her trips to Gaza; Commentary by Steve Diamond: how progressive is Obama?; music.
Pt B - Outside The Box: English spelling; Peak Oil Checkin: population; Media Minutes; Weekly Radio Spin; Between the Lines.

MW224 (Feb 21) - Israelis and Palestinians for Peace
Pt A - News You Need to Know; MW interview: David Lamarre-Vincent, ED of NH Council of Churches on his meetings with Palestinians and Israelis Committed to Nonviolence; music.
Pt B - Outside The Box: Nuspell; Everyday Environmentalist: Travelling Green; Media Minutes; Weekly Radio Spin; Between the Lines.

MW223 (Feb 14) - Honoring Activist Guy Chichester
Pt A - News You Need to Know: Obama Like Bush on Iran; 2005 MW interview by Brian Gregg: Guy Chichester, anti-nuclear and peace activist; music.
Pt B - Outside The Box: Taylorism; Peak Oil Check-In: Income Caps for All; Media Minutes; Weekly Radio Spin; Between the Lines.

MW222 (Feb 7) - Obama: More of the Same Failed Foreign Policy
Pt A - News You Need to Know; Palestine News Network on Gaza; Building Bridges interview of Dr Cornel West; music.
Pt B - Outside The Box on Foreign Aid; Peak Oil Check-In; Media Minutes; Weekly Radio Spin; Between the Lines.

MW221 (Jan 31) - Activism for Peace in Palestine and Israel
Pt A - News - Govts Irresponsible; MotherPods - Letter to Pres Obama by Israeli woman; Antiwar radio interview of Kathy Kelly on her visit to Gaza; music.
Pt B - Outside The Box on Economic Human Rights; Peak Oil Check-In; Media Minutes; Weekly Radio Spin; Between the Lines.

MW220 (Jan 24) - Obama and Middle East Peace Possibilities
Pt A - News You Need to Know; Talk Nation Radio interview of Mark Bruzonsky on Gaza, Obama and Prospects for Peace; Mazin Qumsiyeh on Obama and Mitchell in the Middle East; Backyard Chicken Broadcast; music.
Pt B - Outside the Box; Peak Oil Check-In; Media Minutes; Radio Spin; Between the Lines.

MW219 (Jan 17) - Gaza; Obama's Foreign Policy
Pt A - News - Israel Burns UN Aid; This Week In Palestine; Steve Diamond's goodbye letter to George W. Bush; Redeye Coop Radio interview of Stephen Zunes on ObamaÂ’s Foreign Policy Team; music.
Pt B - Outside The Box on US automakers; Peak Oil Check-In; Everyday Environmentalist on Unclogging the Drain; Media Minutes; Weekly Radio Spin; Between the Lines.

MW218 (Jan 10) - Resisting Israel's Violence
Pt A - News: The suffering of Gaza's civilians, Professor Chomsky about Israel's invasion, Josh Ruebner: background info on Gaza, Jewish women occupying the Israeli Consulate in Toronto, Commentary by NH residents on Gaza, music.
Pt B - Outside The Box, Peak Oil Check-In, The Everyday Environmentalist: reusing calendars, Media Minutes, Radio Spin, Between the Lines.

MW217 (Jan 3) - Palestine Under Attack
Pt A - News: Israel / US strike civilians, journalists and mosques; MW interview of Professor Mazin Qumsiyeh on Israeli attacks on Gaza; music.
Pt B - Outside The Box on The Bush Legacy; Backyard Chicken Broadcast; Media Minutes; Weekly Radio Spin; Between the Lines.