DR CALDICOTT ON CNN SUNDAY, MARCH 6TH
There is a very important television program that will be aired this Sunday, March 6 from noon until 3:00p.m on C-SPAN2 Book TV. I recommend taking the time to watch this interview or to have it recorded. Dr. Helen Caldicott is one of the world's most important peace activists. She educates millions of people around the world on the true dangers that nuclear weapons and technologies present to our human evolution. Dr. Caldicott is C-SPAN2 Book TV's guest on the March edition of In Depth. Dr. Caldicott, named one of the most influential women of the 20th century by the Smithsonian Institution, is the author of five books:
"Nuclear Madness" (1979), "Missile Envy" (1984), "If You Love This Planet: A Plan To Heal The Earth" (1992), "A Desperate Passion: An Autobiography" (1996), and "The New Nuclear Danger: George Bush's Military Industrial Complex" (2001; revised 2004)
She will appear LIVE on Book TV on March 6, 2005 from Noon-3pm ET. You can join the conversation by calling in during the program or by e-mailing your questions to email@example.com
Author Bio: Dr. Helen Caldicott is founder and president of the Nuclear Policy Research Institute (www.nuclearpolicy.org). For over 35 years, Dr. Caldicott has been active in spreading information about the hazards of nuclear weapons and nuclear war. The organization she co-founded in 1978, Physicians for Social Responsibility, was co-recipient of the Nobel Peace Prize in 1985, and a documentary based on a lecture she gave in 1981, on the topic of nuclear war, won the Academy Award for Best Documentary (short) in 1982. Born in Melbourne, Australia in 1938, she currently divides her time between Australia and the U.S. For more information about Helen Caldicott, visit www.helencaldicott.com
HUGE UNANSWERED QUESTIONS REMAIN ABOUT THE EVENTS OF SEPTEMBER 11TH
1] Who helped Al-Qaeda?
2] What actually hit the Pentagon?
3] How did steel buildings melt and crumble into dust?
Watch this flash movie http://www.hugequestions.com and pass it on ... Peace & Solidarity!
QUOTE OF THE DAY ... You can recognize a pioneer by the arrows in his back. Beverly Rubik
WEEKENDS OVER AND TIME TO GO BACK TO WORK ... ABIT OF NEWS TO START OFF ONES WORK WEEK
HIJACKING THE OWNERSHIP SOCIETY
Joshua Holland, AlterNet
Long before the Republicans came up with the notion of an"ownership society," the Democrats had been pushing proposals to create it. What happened?
REGAINING MY HUMANITY
Camilo Mejia, AlterNet
Conscientious objector Camilo Mejia: "I was a coward not for leaving the war, but for having been a part of it in the first place."
NUCLEAR TERROR AT HOME
Noam Chomsky, Foreign Policy in Focus
Nuclear destruction isn't a high-probability event. But if a low probability event keeps happening over and over, there's a high probability that sooner or later it will take place.
ARE BABIES THE NEW HOT ACCESSORY?
Luchina Fisher, Women's eNews
Motherhood has a new gloss on it courtesy of advertisers and mainstream media, but many question whether the underlying conditions of mothering in America have undergone any substantial change.
Susan J. Douglas, In These Times
Credit cards manage to further impoverish the poor, the working classes and women and are rife with hidden scams that benefit the financial institutions at our expense. The Bush version of Social Security will be just like this.
RIGHT WING, LEFT WING, CHICKEN WING
Matt Taibbi, New York Press
A new poll reveals that most Americans don't know their right from their left...wing. The right knows this and leads the manipulation race.