THIS WEEK: The Eternal and Infinite Nature of the Self with Rupert Spira. This teacher of non-dualism sheds light on the essential teachings of what is known as “the direct path.” Almost everybody believes that whatever it is we are seeing is something that is outside ourselves. This leads to a most vexing question for science: How is consciousness derived from the brain? No neurologist or brain surgeon has ever found consciousness in the brain.
THIS WEEK: Michael Eric Dyson - White Privilege. White privilege. What’s that? Some people have choices and advantages simply because of the color of their skin. Many whites are unaware of it. White privilege is like an invisible weightless knapsack of special provisions, maps, passports, codebooks, visas, clothes, tools and blank checks. Michael Eric Dyson is University Professor of Sociology at Georgetown University, teaching courses in theology, English, and African American studies.
THIS WEEK: THIS WEEK: Immigration/Deportation In Trump’s America. Democratic Washington State Senator Liza Wellman (44th District), author of the Keep Washington Working Act, Maru Villalpando, CEO of Latino Advocacy , and Nina Martinez, Chair, Latino Civic Alliance, talk about the impact of the President’s announcement regarding plans to dramatically increase and widen the enforcement of strict immigration laws. They discuss the expected mass deportations and the fears and uncertainty it is creating among both legal immigrants and the undocumented.
THIS WEEK: Food Regions of Spain; Carnival in Venice and Rhineland; Alt for Norge. Hear how Americans are discovering their Old Country ancestry, thanks to a Norwegian TV show. Get to know the centuries of traditions behind some of Europe's biggest Mardi Gras and Carnival celebrations, in Venice and Cologne.And find out what local food delicacies you'll find on the tapas menus across Spain.
Democracy Now! is a daily progressive, nonprofit, independently syndicated news hour that airs on more than 1,250 radio, television, satellite and cable TV networks around the globe. Amy Goodman and Juan Gonzalez host. Heard at 5am, 7am and 5pm.
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Want to get your global groove on? You can do it on Passport, every Friday at 7pm. Join Leilani for your entry to the countries of the world through the fusion of modern & traditional sounds.
Soundopolis with DJ Goawaysun puts you in touch with synth, Italio, disco, post pop, punk, new wave, chill wave, soul, surf rock, house, jazz and more! Turn up the volume as we zoom through an amazing city of sound.