Nights for Monday 1 December 2014
7:15 Sports Correspondent - Thailand/South-east Asia
Bangkok-based sports reporter (and sometimes fighter) James Goyder rolls with the punches. FIFA and the World Cup in Qatar 2022, also Manny Pacquiao.
8:10 Windows on the World
International public radio documentaries - visit the Windows on the World web page to find links to these documentaries.
8:40 Pundit - Left Politics
University of Otago political historian A. Prof Brian Roper deconstructs public policies from around the globe. Trotskyism - the socialist current defined by its critique of both Stalinism and social democratic reformism, and arguably the most influential and important socialist current in most of the advanced capitalist societies today - both intellectually and politically.
9:10 The Ruling 1%
Why (through the smoke and mirrors), it is now the pervasive rule of big money that drives the American Empire and global capitalist economy, with Paul Street, policy researcher, journalist, historian, speaker and author of the recently published They Rule: The 1% vs Democracy.
10:00 Late Edition
11:06 The International Americana Music Show
Songs whose subjects span four centuries - there's a version of an 18th century folk song, a tale of two 19th century ships, the story of a 20th century Montana wildfire, and some new music from here in the 21st century. There's also some songs about the weather (7 of 12, PRX)