AmericasDemocrats.Org–July 31st, 2011

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Fred Rotundaro


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Regular guest Fred Rotondaro, senior fellow at American Progress and chair of Catholics in Alliance for the Common Good,  offers his thoughts on the recent attacks in Oslo, Norway, and warns that right wing extremists could attack anywhere next…including right here in the US.

Robert McElvaine


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Robert McElvaine,
Elizabeth Chisholm Professor of Arts and Letters and Chair of the Department of History at Millsaps College, teaches us some lessons from the Great Depression. He says conservatives are regressive in their economic thinking and need to look back in history to see the error in their ways.

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The Great Depression: America, 1929-1941  and Grand Theft Jesus

 

Raul Grijalva


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An interview with Representative Raul Grijalva, chair of the Congressional Progressive Caucus. He gives us an update on the caucus’s Speak Out for Good Jobs Tour, which they hope will attack the unemployment crisis and rebuild the American Dream.

Congressional Progressive Caucus