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Kathleen Wells is the host of the radio show: The Kathleen Wells Show, which airs every Wednesday at 2:00 pm/pst. on KCAA (1050 AM).

Kathleen can be reached at kathleenwellslaw AT yahoo DOT com.

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Prof. Robert Jensen Discusses Racism, White Supremacy and White Privilege (Part 3)

(10) Comments | Posted February 6, 2013 | 9:59 AM

Robert Jensen is a professor in the School of Journalism at the University of Texas at Austin.

In addition to teaching and research, Jensen writes for popular media, both alternative and mainstream. His opinion and analytic pieces on such subjects as foreign policy, politics, and race have appeared in papers...

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Prof. Robert Jensen Discusses Racism, White Supremacy and White Privilege (Part 2)

(69) Comments | Posted January 22, 2013 | 11:46 AM

Robert Jensen is a professor in the School of Journalism at the University of Texas at Austin. In addition to teaching and research, Jensen writes for popular media, both alternative and mainstream. His opinion and analytic pieces on such subjects as foreign policy, politics, and race have appeared in papers...

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Prof. Robert Jensen Discusses Racism, White Supremacy and White Privilege (Part 1)

(112) Comments | Posted January 16, 2013 | 12:10 PM

Robert Jensen is a professor in the School of Journalism at the University of Texas at Austin. In addition to teaching and research, Jensen writes for popular media, both alternative and mainstream. His opinion and analytic pieces on such subjects as foreign policy, politics, and race have appeared in papers...

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Roseanne Barr and Legendary Concert Promoter Leonard Rowe Talk about Racism in Hollywood

(2) Comments | Posted July 11, 2012 | 5:05 PM

The arc of the moral universe is long, but it bends towards justice. -- Martin Luther King, Jr.

On June 24, I had the opportunity to co-host with Roseanne Barr on her show, heard each Sunday on KCAA radio.

Our guest was legendary concert promoter and long-time friend and manager...

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Author and Legal Scholar, Michelle Alexander, Talks about The War on Drugs and Mass Incarceration (Part 3)

(3) Comments | Posted May 14, 2012 | 4:23 PM

Kathleen Wells: As we mentioned, it [mass incarceration] was politically expedient. In other words, the politicians could see that there could be a backlash to the gains of the civil rights movement.

Michelle Alexander: Yes. It serves the interests of the politicians well, but did great harm to virtually...

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Author and Legal Scholar, Michelle Alexander, Talks About The War on Drugs and Mass Incarceration (Part 2)

(2) Comments | Posted May 9, 2012 | 1:43 PM

There was no need for this. We did not need to choose this path. We didn't need to go down this road. There was absolutely no good reason for our nation to abandon the path that we were on at the time that Martin Luther King Jr passed away.

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Author and Legal Scholar, Michelle Alexander, Talks about the War on Drugs and Mass Incarceration (Part 1)

(3) Comments | Posted May 4, 2012 | 11:09 AM

Kathleen Wells: Author and legal scholar, Michelle Alexander, has written a powerful and highly acclaimed, well-researched book titled, "The New Jim Crow: Mass Incarceration in the Age of Colorblindness." In that book, she writes that a war has been declared on young black men and they have been rounded-up for...

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UN Special Rapporteur, Richard Falk, Talks About Palestine's Bid for Statehood (Part 2)

(1) Comments | Posted January 9, 2012 | 12:41 PM

Kathleen Wells: If I remember correctly, didn't President Bush, the father, at one point make an appeal to the American people on television?

Prof. Falk: Yes, that was the last time there was some effort to, I wouldn't say be balanced, but less unbalanced. It was a period where...

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UN Special Rapporteur, Richard Falk Talks About Palestine's Bid for Statehood (Part 1)

(6) Comments | Posted January 6, 2012 | 10:04 AM

Kathleen Wells: Today my guest is UN Rapporteur, Richard Falk, and we are going to discuss Palestine's bid for statehood, what this means -- the consequences, the ramifications.

Professor Falk is professor emeritus of international law at Princeton University and has been appointed to two United Nations positions on...

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Author Larry Baker Talks About His Book A Good Man

(0) Comments | Posted July 13, 2011 | 11:08 AM

2011-07-13-agoodmanlarrybakericecubepress.jpgLarry Baker was the one-time manager of the Admiral Twin which was a drive-in theater located in Tulsa, Oklahoma. And it became the inspiration for his very first novel, The Flamingo Rising, which was about an eccentric...

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Uri Avnery on Israel and Palestine

(31) Comments | Posted May 4, 2011 | 1:00 PM

Uri Avnery is an Israeli peace activist, journalist and writer. He is famous for crossing the lines during the Battle of Beirut to meet Yassir Arafat on July, 3, 1982. This was the first time the Palestinian leader ever met with an Israeli. Avnery is also the founder of the...

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Glen Ford: American Imperialism is Unraveling (Part 2)

(2) Comments | Posted March 23, 2011 | 11:14 AM

Glen Ford worked as a Network Broadcast Journalist in Washington DC and created in 1977 along with Peter Gamble, America's Black Forum which was the first nationally syndicated black news interview program on commercial television.

America's Black Forum was quoted weekly by national and international news organizations -- a...

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Glen Ford: American Imperialism Is Unraveling (Part 1)

(2) Comments | Posted February 16, 2011 | 10:35 AM

Glen Ford worked as a network broadcast journalist in Washington, D.C., and created in 1977, along with Peter Gamble, America's Black Forum, which was the first nationally-syndicated black news interview program on commercial television. America's Black Forum was quoted weekly by national and international news organizations, a feat no...

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Professor Lawrence Davidson Discusses Egypt, the U.S., and Israel

(61) Comments | Posted February 11, 2011 | 4:58 PM

Lawrence Davidson says, "Keep your eye on the language: When South Africa assigned rights according to race they called it apartheid. When Israel assigns rights according to religion they call it the only democracy in the Middle East."

Lawrence Davidson is a professor at West Chester University in West Chester,...

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Jeffrey Blankfort: Chomsky Misfires on US-Israel Relations

(17) Comments | Posted November 4, 2010 | 11:21 AM

Jeffrey Blankfort is an American journalist and recognized expert on the Israel-Palestine conflict.

Kathleen Wells: Hi. I'm Kathleen Wells, political correspondent for Race-Talk, and today I'm speaking with Jeffrey Blankfort. Jeffrey...

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Three Purple - Heart Recipient Jim Bryan Expects Victory As Florida Write - In Candidate

(2) Comments | Posted October 30, 2010 | 2:09 PM

Jim Bryan is the write-in candidate for the US Congress in Florida's 1st District. This large district is the panhandle of Florida and covers six counties, and contains the largest concentration of military in the United States. He is running as the only Democrat in that district.

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"Cesar's Last Fast": An Interview with Producer/Director Richard Ray Perez

(1) Comments | Posted October 21, 2010 | 1:16 PM

Richard Ray Perez produced and directed the seminal political documentary Unprecedented: The 2000 Presidential Election, which The Los Angeles Times called "a riveting story about the undermining of democracy in America."

Also, Perez executive produced the multi-platform documentary series, In Their Boots, a series about the impact the wars in...

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Prince Abdul Ali Seraj: U.S. Weakening of Karzai Could Spell Disaster for Afghanistan

(4) Comments | Posted September 27, 2010 | 8:38 AM

Prince Abdul Ali Seraj is a direct descendant of nine generations of kings of Afghanistan. He is also the president of the National Coalition for Dialogue with Tribes of Afghanistan, a grassroots trans-tribal movement that has had much success in unifying all the tribes and an organization that works toward...
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Noam Chomsky on Israel

(50) Comments | Posted August 16, 2010 | 2:30 PM

Internationally recognized as one of America's most critically-engaged public intellectuals today, Noam Chomsky spoke with me about Israel and its interplay with the United States.

Listen or read entire interview.

Listen to the interview.

Kathleen Wells: Hi, I'm Kathleen Wells, political correspondent for Race-Talk. I'm speaking with...

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Attorney Mike Papantonio Says BP Is a Criminal, Sociopathic and Predatory Corporation

(12) Comments | Posted August 5, 2010 | 11:06 AM

Environmental lawyer, advocate for working Americans, and host of Ring of Fire, Mike Papantonio and his firm have handled thousands of cases throughout the nation, including asbestos, breast implants, pharmaceutical litigation, factory farming, securities fraud, the Florida tobacco litigation, etc., and has received numerous multi-million dollar verdicts.

Recently, he has...

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