‘ON THE GROUND’ SHOW FOR NOVEMBER 19, 2021 – The F-Word: The Mounting Fascist Threat from Right-Wing Violence, Censorship and Conspiracy Theories… 200 Activists Arrested Demanding Federal Voting Rights Legislation… Plus More Headlines

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‘ON THE GROUND’ SHOW FOR OCTOBER 22, 2021: Two Tales of Colin Powell… How a Natural Disaster Turns Into a Human Rights Disaster… The Kidnapping of Alex Saab and Headlines

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‘ON THE GROUND’ SHOW FOR OCTOBER 15, 2021: Imperialism in the 21st Century With Brian Becker… Gerald Horne on Taiwan… More than 500 Arrested at People vs. Fossil Fuels Protests… Plus Headlines

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‘ON THE GROUND’ SHOW FOR SEPTEMBER 17, 2021: The F-Word: Twenty Years Since 9/11…USA Gymnasts Ask Why FBI and USA Olympics Have Not Been Held Accountable for Ignoring Sexual Abuse…Plus Headlines

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‘ON THE GROUND’ SHOW FOR AUGUST 20, 2021: Indigenous Leaders Speak on Preserving Water, Earth and Air… DC Residents Sue to Save Historic, Rare Green Space… How Will Afghanistan Defeat Impact U.S. Empire?… And More

https://media.blubrry.com/on_the_ground_voices_of_res/p/content.blubrry.com/on_the_ground_voices_of_res/OTG-AUG20-2021-DIST-SMALL.mp3Podcast: Download (Duration: 55:45 — 38.3MB) | EmbedSubscribe: Apple Podcasts | Google Podcasts | Stitcher | RSS | Subscribe to PodcastWhile we may have given our eulogy for the Afghanistan War, what does this defeat mean for U.S. empire? On the National Mall, Fawn Sharp, president of the National Congress of American Indians, is among […]

‘ON THE GROUND’ SHOW FOR AUGUST 13, 2021: Our Eulogy for the Afghanistan War… Families Sue MD County for Desecrated African Cemetery… BLM Activists Measure Toll from Police Violence… Plus Headlines

https://media.blubrry.com/on_the_ground_voices_of_res/p/content.blubrry.com/on_the_ground_voices_of_res/SUB-OTG-AUG13-2021-DIST-SMALLmp3.mp3Podcast: Download (Duration: 54:56 — 37.7MB) | EmbedSubscribe: Apple Podcasts | Google Podcasts | Stitcher | RSS | Subscribe to Podcast As the Taliban overtakes at least a dozen provincial capitals in Afghanistan, and the U.S. leaves in defeat, I speak with historian Gerald Horne who gives his eulogy on this country’s longest war. And […]

‘ON THE GROUND’ SHOW FOR MAY 7, 2021: On May Day, Undocumented Immigrants March for Permanent Protection and Respect… A Mother’s Day Program for Those With Sons and Daughters Slain By Police… Ajamu Baraka on Colombia and Haiti… Plus Headlines

https://media.blubrry.com/on_the_ground_voices_of_res/p/content.blubrry.com/on_the_ground_voices_of_res/OTG-MAY7-2021-DIST-SMALL-PODCAST.mp3Podcast: Download (Duration: 55:45 — 38.3MB) | EmbedSubscribe: Apple Podcasts | Google Podcasts | Stitcher | RSS | Subscribe to PodcastOn May Day, International Workers Day, thousands of undocumented immigrants and their allies march on Washington, demanding permanent protection, dignity and respect. Esther interviews a member of Movimiento Cosecha, one of the groups that marched. […]

‘ON THE GROUND’ SHOW FOR APRIL 16, 2021: The U.S. System of Policing Remains on Trial… The F-Word: Raoul Peck’s ‘Exterminate All the Brutes’… Plus Headlines…

http://OTG-APR16-DIST-SMALL-PODCAST-CORREX.mp3Podcast: Download (0.0KB) | EmbedSubscribe: Apple Podcasts | Google Podcasts | Stitcher | RSS | Subscribe to Podcast While the eyes of the nation are on two high profile cases of police terror in Minnesota, there have been at least four cases of people shot to death by police in the DMV during the last […]

‘ON THE GROUND’ SHOW FOR MARCH 12, 2021: Youth Climate Activists Take Lawsuit Against Feds to Supreme Court… Police Reform Thwarted in Maryland… Headlines on COVID Relief Package and More…

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‘ON THE GROUND’ SHOW FOR OCTOBER 16, 2020 – The F-Word: Chris Hedges on Christian Fascists and the Nomination of Amy Coney Barrett to the Supreme Court…Voices of Protest Outside Confirmation Hearing…Headlines on Bolivia Elections, DC Police Hearings and More

https://media.blubrry.com/on_the_ground_voices_of_res/p/content.blubrry.com/on_the_ground_voices_of_res/OTG-OCT16-2020-DIST22-SMALL.mp3Podcast: Download (Duration: 57:06 — 39.2MB) | EmbedSubscribe: Apple Podcasts | Google Podcasts | Stitcher | RSS | Subscribe to PodcastFor this month’s episode of the F-Word on fascism, journalist and author Chris Hedges talks about the rise of Christian fascism in the United States and the nomination of far right judge Amy Coney Barrett […]