March 30, 2012
Dan Olmsted is an investigative reporter who is a former senior editor for United Press International. A graduate of Yale University, he was also a founding staff member of USA Today where he had severed as its assistant national editor. Dan publishes columns on health and medicine regularly in the Washington Times and is currently the editor of the Age of Autism website, which provides daily updates on the autism epidemic. The Columbia Journalism Review has called the site’s columns “some of the most enterprising contributions to the autism debate”. His work has led to the introduction of a 2006 House Bill by Rep. Carolyn Maloney calling for scientific studies into the vaccine mercury-autism relationship.
Dan, along with his colleague Mark Blaxill, is the of “The Age of Autism: Mercury, Medicine and a Man-Made Epidemic” – the most thorough book to date tracing the history of the autism-vaccine debate.
March 29, 2012
Health Updates: Aspartame; beet; plantain; why vaccination is not immunization.
Environment: accelerated climate change lead to soaring global temperatures; the #1 herbacide- decreases testosterone; warning labels on all cell phones; “Despondex”
In the News: Signs of creeping facism?- eavesdropping on law enforcement is a class 1 felony; tracking tools in cars; NYCPD force-scan retina of OWS protesters; HDTVs spy on us; feeding the homeless banned in many cities.
Dr Yolla Lucire is an Australian forensic psychiatrist, specializing in epidemic hysteria and somatization & moral panics. She has more than thirty years of experience as a clinician & consultant. Her recent turn of focus has been the absence of certain known genes that prevent the body from metabolizing pharmaceutical & recreational drugs, creating serious toxicity, and leading to serious mental disorders and acts such as homicide & suicide.
March 28, 2012
Health Updates: lemon tonic; vitamin D; berries; chili peppers.
Commentaries on the Environment:
“Bill Gates' support of GM crops is wrong approach for Africa” [Glenn Ashton- Seattle Times]
“On the Brink: Planet Near Irreversible Point of Global Warming” [Common Dreams 27Mar12]
“West Antarctic Ice Shelves Tearing Apart at the Seams” [The University of Texas at Austin's Institute for Geophysics (UTIG) Reporting in the Journal of Glaciology]
“Four Hundred Chernobyls: Solar Flares, Electromagnetic Pulses and Nuclear Armageddon” [Matthew Stein 24Mar12 www.truth-out.org]
Paul Stamets is one the world’s foremost authorities on the ecology and properties of mycelium – fungi & mushrooms. He is founder of Fungi Perfecti, which for 30 years has led the supplemental industry on research & distribution of medicinal mushrooms. He is an advisor to the Program of Integrative Medicine at the University of Arizona Medical School & serves on several medical boards including the US Pharmacopoeia. “Mycelium Running: How Mushrooms Can Help Save the World.” www.fungi.com
March 27, 2012
On today's show Gary comments on the following:
- Why Obama is more effective than George Bush at undermining our constitution
- We're spending money combating the wrong dangers
- 400 Chernobyls: Solar Flares, Electromagnetic Pulses and Nuclear Armageddon
March 26, 2012
On today's show, Gary talks about why it is now illegal to feed the hungry, how your new HDTV is spying on you, 10 things every American should know about the Federal Reserve, and delusions of power (Obama is no Gandhi).
Guest Professor David Haskell teaches ecology and evolutionary biology in the Biology Department at the University of the South in Sewanee, Tennessee, where he has also served as the departments Chairperson. In 2009, the Carnegie and CASE foundations named him professor of the year for Tennessee and he has been profiled in The Oxford American, USA Today and The Tennesseean.
Prof. Haskell holds degrees in zoology from Oxford University and a doctorate in evolutionary biology from Cornell. In addition to publishing numerous scientific papers and poems, his recent book, “The Forest Unseen: A Year’s Watch in Nature” is a poetic meditation in the nature tradition of the American Transcendalists. For a full year David scientifically contemplated the life and seasons within a square meter of land in an old growth forest in Tennessee’s Shakerag Hollow to investigate the interrelationship of the biological sciences with the ethical consequences of our time in destroying earth’s biodiversity due to our disconnection with the environment.
March 23, 2012
Health Updates: exposing kids to germs makes them healthier; pomegranate- a natural HRT?; pineapple bromelain anti-tumor effect.
Commentaries: “Aggression Begets Aggression” [John Perkins 24Mar12];
“The Real Reason Why Those on Psyche Drugs Are Committing Suicide and Homicide?”
[Eileen Dannemann 23Mar12 www.preventdisease.com]
Gerald Celente is one of today’s pioneers in trend strategy; founder of the Trends Research Institute, publisher of the Trends Journal [www.trendsresearch.com]
Forecasts for the next few years for national & global economies, society & politics; now that we’ve become a facist police state- what can we do to take back our rights?
…and… Gen. Petreaus confirmes smart chips in ‘dumb’ home appliances.
March 22, 2012
Health Updates: radiation #1 cause of tobacco related cancers; curcumin; cognitive therapy, exercise better than drug therapy for breast cancer; emergency preparedness.
Commentary: "Go Left:" The Season Has Changed -- Is It Time for an OWS "Spring Offensive?" [Danny Schechter]
Issues in the News: “Monsanto’s Roundup is Killing Human Kidney Cells” [Anthony Gucciardi NaturalSociety 15Mar12]
“Coal Ash More Radioactive Than Nuclear Waste” [Mara Hvistendahl- Scientific American]
“5 Deadly Threats to Our Precious Drinking Water Supply” [Tara Lohan 21Mar12 www.alternet.org]
March 21, 2012
Health Updates: HRT, cancer; diets; cadmium from fertilizers found in potatoes, other foods; blueberries, apples lower diabetes risk; beet juice.
Commentary: “Why Wall Street Must Crash, Must Hit Bottom” [Richard Clark 18Mar12 www.opednews.com]
In the News: the Shut Down Monsanto Protest at Gates Foundation;
“Obama Set to Speed Up Approval of Tar Sands Pipeline” [Common Dreams 21Mar12]
“World Water Forum Paves the Way to Privatize Nature, Undermine Human Right to Water in RIO+20” [Maude Barlow, Wenonah Hauter 17Mar12 www.foodandwaterwatch.org]
“Sorry Gates: GMO Crops Proven to be Ineffective at Fighting World Hunger” [Anthony Gucciardi 2Mar12 www.naturalsociety.com]
Ken Delvecchio is a former Judge and criminal attorney from NJ, running for US Senate on a platform to protect and uphold constitutional rights, protect personal liberties, audit the FED & eliminate the IRS, repeal the National Defense Authorization Act.
Calls: GM corn; Bill Gates, eugenics; drones spy on us.
March 20, 2012
Gary gives commentary on vaccines, hydrofracking, and 5 countries that could see war.
March 19, 2012
Professor Michael Klare is a professor and director of the Five College Peace and World Security Studies at Hampshire College in Amherst Massachusetts. For over a decade Prof. Klare has been addressing the conflicts that will result in dwindling fossil fuels and future resource wars. His most recent book is "The Race for What's Left: The Global Scramble for the World's Last Resources" which details the setting of the stage that will lay ahead for nations beyond peak oil and unprecedented resource depletion.
March 16, 2012
Bruce Dixon is the co-founder and now Managing Editor of the Black Agenda Report, which has a broadcast that can be heard every Monday afternoon at 4 pm on the Progressive Radio Network.
In the past, Bruce was a rank and file member of the Black Panthers at the end of the 1960s and later became a leading union activist and community organizer dedicated to improving many of our nation’s poorest communities and neighborhoods. He now serves on the state committee of the Georgia Green Party.
March 15, 2012
Prof. Harald Welzer
Institute for Advanced Study in Humanities, Essen Germany
Topic: the coming of Climate Wars and violence associated with climate change, resource depletion and mass immigration.
Prof. Harald Welzer is head of the Center for Interdisciplinary Memory Research at the Institute for the Advanced Study in Humanities in essen Germany, where he pilots the climate change project. He is also a faculty member at the University of Flensburg and the Executive Director of the Futurzwei Foundation.
March 14, 2012
Tracie McMillan is a former investigative reporter from New York who has focused on poverty and welfare issues. She has written for publications such as the New York Times, Harpers, Saveur and Slate and was the managing editor of City Limits magazine and has been recognized for her work by World Hunger Year and the James Beard Foundation.
Her most recent work has been an important first hand investigation into food access in America and the relationship between food and social and economic status. Her recent “The American Way of Eating: Undercover at Walmart, Applebees, Farm Fields and the Dinner Table” recounts her year of diving into the trenches of migrant labor on farms, working in fast food kitchens and as an employee at Walmart, all the while trying to survive on the same the salaries and work conditions as the subjects of her book.
March 13, 2012
Dr. Dale Archer is a board certified psychiatrist, a distinguished fellow of the American Psychiatric Association, and founder of the Institute for Neuropsychiatry in Lake Charles, Louisiana. He is the originator of what has become known as the continuum theory of mental illness, which challenges the more common, reductionist idea that mental illnesses come with on and off switches between normalcy and abnormal. His theory therefore goes against the established view that all mental iillness requires treatment. Dr. Archer is also a radio and tv show host dealing with health issues. His site, DrDaleArcher.com provides free psychological advice online to dispel the myths and stigmas associated with mental illness.
His most recent book is “Better than Normal: How What Makes you Different Can Make you Exceptional”.
March 12, 2012
The latest in health and healing, a report on yesterday's Rally at Indian Point -- a resounding success! -- plus, a special update on impending martial law in the US, and calls from listeners.
March 9, 2012
Prof. James Gustave Speth has been one the true insiders and leaders of the environmental movement for the past four decades. For a decade he was the Dean of the School of Forestry and Environmental Studies at Yale University and now is on the faculty of the Law School at the University of Vermont in Burlington. In the past he co-founded the National Resources Defense Council, chaired the President’s Council on Enviornmental Quality under President Carter, was a senior advisor on President Clinton’s transition team, and was the founding president of the World Resources Institute. Prof. Speth also served as the CEO of the United Nations Development Program. He has received many awards for his stance on dealing with global environmental problems, including Japan’s prestigious Blue Planet Prize for lifetime creative, visionary leadership.
Prof. Speth is the author of several books, the last being “The Bridge at the Edge of the World: Capitalism, the Environment and Crossing from Crisis to Stability” and his new article on the Orion Magazine website “America the Possible: A Manifesto” is an important piece for listeners to read.
March 8, 2012
Darrell Rogers is the Communications Director with the Alliance for Natural Health- USA, which has been at the forefront for spearheading amendments to the Senate 510 Food Safety Bill, but ultimately wants it defeated. Matt has a higher degree in Government Studies from Catholic University in Washington DC and has worked in public policy and public affairs issues with Senatorial campaigning and on Capitol Hill. He has also worked as a political affairs specialist for one of the largest political consulting firms in DC. www.ANH-USA.org
March 7, 2012
Gary discusses the dangers of taking too little vitamin D for women, high fat diets, pycnogenol, and more.
March 6, 2012
William Broad is a senior writer and science journalist at the New York Times, where he has been since 1983, who has shared two Pulitzer Prizes for reporting on the Star Wars missile program and the Challenger space shuttle disaster, and has received both an Emmy and a Columbia University Dupont award. He has a graduate degree in the history of science from the University of Wisconsin and was a former reporter for Science magazine.
Bill has also been a very serious life long practitioner of yoga, having studied and practiced it for forty years. His recent book – The Science of Yoga: The Risks and Rewards – is thorough investigation in the science and research performed over the years into the ancient form of mind-body health, both in the west and in India. It has been a very controversial work, having upset much of the American yoga community for deconstructing some of yoga’s health claims, while also supporting with scientific data other benefits to health and mental well-being.
March 5, 2012
Health and Nutrition; Gary gives his insightful and thought-provoking thoughts about the Middle East; Listener calls
March 2, 2012
Patricia Finn is the senior attorney at the firm in Piermont, New York. Her firm handles criminal and civil cases with an emphasis on Constitutional law. In addition to public health and criminal law, Patricia's legal services focus on immunization exemptions (including the free exercise of religious beliefs thereof) and cases involving vaccine injury.
In the past she has worked on the US Cours of Appeals for the Federal Circuit and has served as the president of the Rockland County Bar Association followed by sitting on its Board of Directors.
March 1, 2012
Monsanto is the devil; GMOs; Health and Nutrition; Environmental News