Citywide Radio's
2013 Broadcast Schedule for
Progressive Radio
4:30-5:00 pm Tuesdays
in which Progressive Magazine editor Matt Rothschild
interviews leading activists, scholars, and artists
who are helping make the world a better place

Progressive Radio
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1/1/13 Terry Tempest Williams, author of "When Women Were Birds." 7/30/12
1/8/13 Environmentalist Gus Speth, author of "America the Possible: Manifesto for a New Economy." 1/7/13
1/15/13 The spoken word artist Saul Williams. 1/14/13
1/22/13 Selma James, a leader in the women's rights movement, especially on wages for housework. 1/21/13
1/29/13 Doug Bradley, author of "DEROS Vietnam: Dispatches from the Air-Conditioned Jungle." 1/28/13
2/5/13 Barbara Miner, author of "Lessons from the Heartland: A Turbulent Half-Century of Public Education in an Iconic American City." 2/4/13
2/12/13 Univ. of Wisconsin geology professor Jack Williams discusses global warming. 2/11/13
2/19/13 Sister Simone Campbell, who helped organize the "Nuns on the Bus." 2/18/13
2/26/13 Dennis Kucinich. 2/25/13
3/5/13 Nick Turse, author of "Kill Anything That Moves: The Real American War in Vietnam." 3/4/13
3/12/13 Oliver Stone and Peter Kuznick, who brought you "The Untold History of the United States." 3/11/13
3/19/13 Pepe Palacios, gay rights activist in Honduras. 3/18/13
3/26/13 Temple University professor Heather Ann Thompson talks about Attica and the criminal justice system. 3/25/13
4/2/13 Prof. Barbara Ransby, author of "Eslanda: The Large and Unconventional Life of Mrs. Paul Robeson." 4/1/13
4/9/13 Ruth Conniff, subbing for Matt Rothschild, interviews Arundhati Roy this week. 4/8/13
4/16/13 Dean Strang, author of "Worse than the Devil: Anarchists, Clarence Darrow, and Justice in a Time of Terror." 4/15/13
4/23/13 Michael Brune, executive director of the Sierra Club. 4/22/13
4/30/13 Gary Segura, Professor of American Politics and Chair of Chicano/a Studies in the Center for Comparative Studies in Race and Ethnicity at Stanford University. 4/30/13
5/7/13 Gar Alperovitz, author of "What Then Must We Do?" 5/6/13
5/14/13 Folksinger Holly Near talks about Chile, Ronnie Gilbert, climate change, the power of music and more. 5/13/13
5/21/13 Matt's final guest on Progressive Radio is the great Latin American writer, Eduardo Galeano, author most recently of "Children of the Days." 5/20/13
5/28/13 Benjamin Busch, author of his war memoir, "Dust to Dust." 5/9/12
6/4/13 Gene Matthews, a progressive missionary who spent decades in South Korea. 1/3/11
6/11/13 Jonathan Balcombe, animal rights activist. 1/2/13
6/18/13 Ann Cooper, "the renegade lunch lady." 11/1/10
6/25/13 Spoken word artist Mark Gonzales. 10/4/10
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