On #NovaraFM, James Butler is joined by three editors from Notes From Below – Jessica Thorne, Callum Cant and Seth Wheeler – to discuss the history and theory of Workers' Inquiry and current strike action. http://novaramedia.com/?p=9629
Will the EU be successful in its attempts to isolate Russia? We look ahead to next week’s Egyptian election and examine tax reform in Australia. Plus: how did a partnership between Dr Dre and his record-producing friend help create one of the world’s most lucrative start-ups?
Listen to the Trumpet Daily radio program that aired on Mar. 21, 2018. On today’s Trumpet Daily Radio Show I cover a range of stories in the news from the Cambridge Analitica “scandal” to California’s outrageous cost of living. Today also marks the 333-year anniversary of Johann Sebastian Bach’s birth. At the end of the show I talk about some lessons from Bach’s life and play a couple of his most popular compositions.
Music, movies and more. Abhinandan and Rajyasree have a lot to say about the remix version of Ek Do Teen and Daler Mehendi's side-business of human trafficking. Sekhri shows us why he could be a music producer, if it wasn't for his day job at Newslaundry. There's movie talk with Omerta's trailer and Danny Boyle's new gig directing a woke James Bond. From the world of Netflix, there's the brand new stand-up special by Ricky Gervais Humanity and documentary Wild Wild Country about the cult leader, Osho, his Oregon ranch and the deadly team of ladies who managed his Ashram. And there's Kunal Kamra's excellent new stand-up show, Fresh Thoughts. And let's not forget Snapchat's disastrous ad which tried to make a buck off Rihanna being beaten up by Chris Brown, only to find the tables turned.
သမၼတနဲ႔ လႊတ္ေတာ္ထိပ္ပုိင္းေခါင္းေဆာင္ အေျပာင္းအလဲေတြအပါအဝင္ အန္အယ္လ္ဒီအစုိးရအဖြဲ႔ရဲ႕ သက္တမ္း ၂ ႏွစ္တာအတြင္း ျပည္သူေတြဘဝ တုိးတက္ေျပာင္းလဲေအာင္ စြမ္းေဆာင္ႏုိင္မႈ၊ မစြမ္းေဆာင္မႈ အေျခအေနေတြနဲ႔ပတ္သက္လုိ႔ ျမန္မာ့ႏုိင္ငံေရးေလ့လာသံုးသပ္သူ စာေရးဆရာ ဦးေက်ာ္ဝင္းကုိ RFA အဖြဲ႔သား ကုိေက်ာ္ေက်ာ္ေအာင္ ဆက္သြယ္ေမးျမန္းထားတာ နားဆင္ႏုိင္ၾကပါၿပီ။
Former Brazilian President Luiz Inácio Lula da Silva on running again for president even as he may head to jail on corruption charges, the assassination of Rio city councilmember and activist Marielle Franco, and U.S. interference in Latin America. Visit https://democracynow.org to watch and share each interview separately, to read the complete transcript, search the vast news archive, or to make a donation to support our non-profit news program. Livestream weekdays 8-9am ET. Follow Democracy Now! on Facebook, Twitter, YouTube, Instagram, Tumblr, Stitcher, SoundCloud, iTunes, TuneIn, Google+ and Pinterest. Listen to the full hour of Democracy Now! — your daily independent, global news hour hosted by award-winning journalists Amy Goodman and Juan González.
As the US Congress unveils description::value.3trn in new spending, we ask whether it will avert the looming government shutdown this weekend. Plus, we analyse the comments of Mark Zuckerberg on whether Facebook should be better regulated, and ask how to reposition heritage media brands with Monocle editor in chief Tyler Brûlé.
Participants are: Prof. Yamini Agarwal, Economic Analst and Prakash Chawla, Journalist.
Join Monocle’s editors and guests drawn from our unrivalled pool of international commentators, analysts and experts to unpack the issues dominating the day’s agenda. From diplomatic wrangles and border disputes to big business and frontline politics, this is the programme you need to hear to make sense of a dynamic and sometimes volatile world.
Tonight on the show Republicans become Democrats with the Omnibus bill, Trump fires another person from his legal team, details on Georgia's Hidden Predator Act and the trade war begins with China.
US announces 60 billion dollar tariffs on China for its alleged unfair trade practices.
Participants are: Dinesh Arora from Ministry of Health & Family Welfare and Aditi Tandon, Journalist.
** BJP questions links between the Congress and consultancy firm Cambridge Analytica, accused of illegally harvesting personal information from Facebook, to influence polls in several countries; Congress denies the charge as fake agenda. ** Government warns Facebook of legal action against misuse of Indian citizens' data. ** Cabinet approves launch of Ayushman Bharat National Health Protection Mission to benefit 10 crore poor families. ** Four security force personnel killed in the ongoing gunfight with terrorists in Kupwara district of Jammu and Kashmir. ** Proceedings in Parliament continued to remain paralyzed today amidst Opposition uproar on various issues. ** Information and Broadcasting Minister Smriti Irani launches free wi-fi service in Udwada village of Gujarat's Valsad district; six thousand citizens to benefit. ** Delhi High Court issues notices to former Telecom Minister A Raja, DMK MP Kanimozhi and others on pleas by ED and CBI challenging their acquittal in 2G Spectrum case. ** In Afghanistan, at least 29 people killed in an explosion by Islamic State in Kabul as people celebrated Navroz.
Participants are Dr. C.K.Varshney, Environmentalist and Gargi Parsai, Journalist.
Law scholar Radha D'Souza explains why the liberal rights framework fails to deliver justice under global capitalism - from the post-WW2 neoliberal supremacy of economic interests over social and political claims to power, to the ways social justice movements cede power to capital and aid in the commodification of the people and places they seek to protect through rights discourse. Radha is author of What's Wrong with Rights? Social Movements, Law and Liberal Imaginations from Pluto Press.