Chuck and Mike welcomed John Friend and Sherwood Ross to the show.[audio:https://newdream.us/wp-content/uploads/2015/08/show_4370507.mp3|titles=show_4370507]
John Friend first awakened in the aftermath of 9/11 and has been active in San Diego with various organisations (including Occupy Wall Street) trying to expose the alleged role played by the Israeli government in the attack. His radio show Truth Militia Radio began in 2012 and has hosted John Kaminski, Deanna Spingola and others.
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Sherwood Ross is a regular monthly columnist. He discussed solitary confinement and other abuses perpetrated by the prison industrial complex.
Sherwood read his poem Against Solitary (© 2013 by Sherwood Ross). Here are the first lines:
The News from Mount Liberty was excellent, once again.
Sherwood Ross was one of our first guests, and he was a monthly columnist from 2011 to 2016. Sherwood has retired from public view, and we miss him very much. His slot was taken over by another of our earliest guests, Ava Bird. Sherwood Ross has worked for the Chicago News Service, also as a […]
Co-founder and co-host of the show, Chuck lives in Fort Lauderdale, Florida with his wife Lorraine and assorted exotic pets. He was fortunate to attend Friends Central School in the late ’60s to hone the already strong core beliefs instilled in him by his parents Wayne Lawrence and Marjorie Mock Gregory. His education continued at […]
Co-founder and co-host of the show, Mike Palecek is a writer who lives in Saginaw, Minnesota, west of Duluth. He is a former federal prisoner for peace; was the Iowa Democratic Party candidate for the U.S. House of Representatives, 5th District in the 2000 election, gaining 65,000 votes on an anti-war platform in a conservative […]