Tell Somebody
A weekly public affairs program on KKFI-FM 90.1, Kansas City community radio.
A look back at 2011 on Tell Somebody

The December 27, 2011 edition of Tell Somebody, the last show of the year, took a look back to the start of the year on the show.  Segments include two former workers at the Bannister Federal Complex in Kansas City, where 85% of the parts for nuclear weapons or made or procured, journalist/film maker Sue Wilson on right wing radio in the wake of the Gabi Giffords shooting, Jeremey Alderson on the national broadcast/telecast of The 2011 Homelessness Marathon originating in Kansas City on KKFI, and why the move to amend the US Constitution to overturn Citizens United and media reform/journalism crisis are the two fundamental issues that every activist needs to be mindful of if they hope to be effective on any other issue.

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Direct download: ts_2011_12_27.mp3
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Ray McGovern on the NDAA & Kevin Zeese on Bradley Manning hearing

L to R: Kevin Zeese, Lt. Dan Choi, Ray McGovern, Col. Ann Wright

On the December 20, 2011 edition of Tell Somebody - attorney, Occupy Washington D.C. organizer and Bradley Manning Support Network spokesman Kevin Zeese spoke about the pre-trial hearing of Bradley Manning, and 27 year veteran CIA analyst Ray McGovern spoke about the National Defense Authorization Act and the indefinite detention of US civilians.  Will the 2012 NDAA lead to the use of the military to put down Occupy protestors?

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Direct download: ts_2011_12_20.mp3
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Greg Palast on Vultures' Picnic & Kathy Kelly Speaks in Kansas City

The December 13, 2011 edition of Tell Somebody features investigative journalist Greg Palast talking about his new book, Vultures' Picnic - In Pursuit of Petroleum Pigs, Power Pirates, and High-Finance Carnivores. 

After that, we'll here part of a speech given in Kansas City on  December 11 by Nobel Peace Prize nominee Kathy Kelly.

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Direct download: ts_2011_12_13.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 11:00pm CDT

FBI Whistleblower Coleen Rowley - 2008 Interview

Former FBI agent Coleen Rowley was one of three whistleblowers chosen as persons of the year by TIME magazine in 2002.

On the December 6, 2008 edition of Tell Somebody, my June, 2008 interview with Coleen Rowley at the National Conference on Media Reform in Minneapolis was re-aired.

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Direct download: ts_2011_12_06.mp3
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