BSR Magazine Show – Discussing Obama Commutations of Manning, Lopez Rivera, and others, nonviolent resistance to Trump regime

BSR Magazine Show for International Shortwave and Online Radio
January 19, 2017

Hosted by James M. Branum

Airing on International Shortwave Radio Station WBCQ 7490 khz. on Friday, January 20, 2017 at 00:30-01:00 UTC/Thursday, January 19, 2017 at 6:30-7:00 pm CST

All of our past episodes can be heard at www.broadspectrumradio.com or via our Android app. Just search the google play store for “Broad Spectrum Radio.”

In this episode…

1. News and Commentary about Obama’s last minute Presidential commutations and pardons, including those of

* Chelsea Manning, the longest held whistleblower in US history
* Oscar Lopez Rivera, Puerto Rican freedom fighter

2. The activist community’s response to the innaugeration of President Trump, including this weekend’s protests marches…

3. The moral necessity of ongoing nonviolent resistance…

 

Song played include:

Rise by The Flobots
Once we bury Fascism by Ryan Harvey
No Time to be Afraid – by Folkpunch (Jim Page)

Detailed show notes/transcript to be added later.

Other items mentioned:

http://radiohc.cu/en/noticias/internacionales/118857-oscar-lopez-rivera-to-be-freed-after-35-years-in-us-prisons