Chuck and Mike were pleased to welcome poet Doug Draime and activist/writer Mickey Z.[audio:http://newdream.us/staging/wp-content/uploads/2015/08/show_3804521.mp3|titles=show_3804521]
Doug Draime, one of our earliest guests, joined us to read several poems from his latest book, More than the Alley. It’s always a pleasure to talk to Doug and listen to him reading his work.
Mickey Z returned to the show with a great interview, discussing the Occupy movement, the upcoming election, and other items of interest. He and Chuck talked about the shocking arrest of Jill Stein when she attempted to participate in the so-called presidential debates.
As always we closed with The News from Mount Liberty.
Mickey Z is a monthly columnist, appearing the first week of each month. Born and raised in Astoria, Queens, Mickey Zessima has been a vegan since 1995 and is probably the only person on the planet to have appeared in both a political book with Noam Chomsky and a karate flick with Billy Blanks. Armed […]
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 […]