July 25, 2019

The New American Dream Radio Show
The New American Dream Radio Show
July 25, 2019

Segment 1: Chuck opened with Daydream Believer, then introduced Philip Farruggio. They discussed Why Socialism Can Save America

Segment 2: Chuck introduced Carl Olsen, then Julius Awafong

Segment 3: Chuck introduced Michael Annis, then we heard Philip’s column.

Segment 4: Chuck talked with Frank Cordaro, then did the News from Moon Rock Lake featuring an excerpt from The Grapes of Wrath, and ended with a couple of songs: Joe Hill and Universal Soldier

Carl Olsen

Marijuana activist, Des Moines, Iowa. “This bud’s for you.” http://mpalecek.blogspot.com/2009/06/carl-olsen-this-buds-for-you.html I’ve never served in the military, but almost went to prison for resisting the draft. __________ I showed up at the induction center with a Bible and said my religion does not allow me to kill people. Marijuana is my sacrament. __________ God made it, […]

Frank Cordaro

Frank is a weekly guest on our show. Frank Cordaro is a member of the Des Moines Catholic Worker. He is a former Catholic Priest. He has himself spent years and years in federal prison for crossing the line at Offutt, and more recently has been jailed for actions against the drone facility in Des […]

Julius Awafong


Julius Awafong is a volunteering monthly columnist for the New American Dream Radio Show since 2011, and appears the fourth week of each month. Julius lives in Cameroon and is fluent in English and French (and does some translation). This analyst of divided societies received his Master’s Degree in Political Science from the University of […]

Michael Annis

Michael is a monthly columnist who appears in the fourth week of each month. He is currently taking a leave of absence but we expect to have him back soon. MICHAEL ANNIS—poet, writer, playwright, radio commentator, founder & senior editor of Howling Dog Press—has published many of the world’s modern giants of fiction, drama, poetry […]

Philip Farruggio

Phil is a weekly guest on our show. Philip A Farruggio is son and grandson of Brooklyn, NYC longshoremen. He is a free lance columnist (found on WorldNewsTrust.com, TheSleuthJournal.com, Information Clearing house, Op Ed News, Dandelion Salad, Activist Post, Dissident Voice and many other sites worldwide). Philip works as an environmental products sales rep and […]